Category Archives: Island Reports

Island Report image Teeraina

Teeraina

A report on Teeraina, population 1,690, a very isolated, but fruitful and peaceful island with a Island Report image Teerainafreshwater lagoon.

Teeraina Island Report 2012 (pdf, under 1000KB)

Feedback on this Teeraina Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

A more complete, but less up to date, report:

Teeraina Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 2 (pdf, under 1000KB)
Teeraina Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 2 (pdf, under 1000KB)

Island Report image Banaba

Banaba

Island Report image Banaba

Banaba Island.

A report on Banaba, once the centre of Kiribati’s phosphate industry but now a very isolated island with a population of just 295.

Banaba Island Report 2012 (pdf under 1000KB)

Feedback on this Banaba Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

A more complete, but less up to date, report:

Banaba Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 2 (pdf, under 1000KB)
Banaba Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 2 (pdf, under 1000KB)

Kiribati Protestant Church at Bakaka Village, Tamana

Tamana

Kiribati Protestant Church at Bakaka Village, Tamana

Kiribati Protestant Church at Bakaka Village, Tamana

A report on Tamana, a small atoll with no lagoon, whose 951 residents have a reputation for being hardworking and staunchly Protestant.
Tamana Island Report 2012

Feedback on this Nonouti Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

 

A more complete, but less up to date, report:

Tamana Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 2
Tamana Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 2

 

Tabiteuea South.

Tabiteuea South

Tabiteuea South.

Tabiteuea South.

A report on Tabiteuea South, population 1,298, separated from Tabiteuea North by a string of tiny islets and governed separately.

Tabiteuea South Island Report 2012 (pdf <1000KB)

Feedback on this Tabiteuea South Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

 

A more thorough 2008 report is also available (pdf, each file under 1000KB):

Tabiteuea South Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 3
Tabiteuea South Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 3
Tabiteuea South Social and Economic Report 2008 3 of 3

 

Tabiteuea North

Tabiteuea North

Tabiteuea North

Tabiteuea North

A report on Tabiteuea North, hub of the Southern Gilberts, location of the Southern Gilbert Hospital, and home to 3,689 people.

Tabiteuea North Island Report 2012

Please email us your comments or suggestions.

A 2008 report is also available:

Tabiteuea North Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 4
Tabiteuea North Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 4
Tabiteuea North Social and Economic Report 2008 3 of 4
Tabiteuea North Social and Economic Report 2008 4 of 4

Nonouti Island.

Nonouti

Nonouti Island.

Nonouti Island.

An Island Report on Nonouti Island, which translates to ‘wake up early to go fishing’. Population: 2,683.

Nonouti Island Report 2012 (pdf, under 900KB)

Feedback on this Nonouti Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

A more complete, but less up to date, report:

Nonouti Social and Economic Report 2007 1 of 3
Nonouti Social and Economic Report 2007 2 of 3
Nonouti Social and Economic Report 2007 3 of 3

Islands of Abaiang. Much of the archipelago is not more than a few meters above sea level. Photo: Justin McManus, The Age

Makin

Islands of Abaiang. Much of the archipelago is not more than a few meters above sea level. Photo: Justin McManus, The Age

Makin Island.

A report on the environment, economy and society of Makin, population 1,798 and the northernmost of the Gilbert Islands.

Makin Island Report 2012 (pdf 608K)

Climate: The climate is very similar to neighboring Butaritari atoll, with lush vegetation and high rainfall. Typical annual rainfall is about 4 m, compared with about 2 m on Tarawa Atoll and 1 m in the far south of Kiribati. Rainfall on Makin is enhanced during an El Niño.

Feedback on this Makin Island Report is welcome, please email the Office of The President your comments or suggestions.

A more complete, but less up to date, report on Makin is also available: Makin Social and Economic Report 2007

Island Report image Butaritari

Butaritari

Island Report image Butaritari

A landmark on Butaritari Island

A report on the environment, economy and society of Butaritari, a fruitful and fertile island with a population of 4,346.

Butaritari Island Report 2012 (pdf 578K)

Feedback on this Butaritari Island Report is welcome, please email us your comments or suggestions.

A more complete, but less up to date, report on Butaritari is linked below:

Butaritari Social and Economic Report 2008 1 of 3
Butaritari Social and Economic Report 2008 2 of 3
Butaritari Social and Economic Report 2008 3 of 3