The resumption of public investments has helped the economy attain 1.4% growth in FY2015, following 3 years of economic contraction. Stimulus from construction under compact infrastructure grants will support growth in the near term. Growth forecast for Federated States of Micronesia is 2.5% in 2017.
Average prices of more than 40 products and services in Micronesia. Prices of restaurants, food, transportation, utilities and housing are included.
Cost of living comparisons in more than 1,600 cities all over the world.
A commentary on the society of Micronesia including customs and etiquette.
Dining etiquette in Micronesia
See “People and Society” on this CIA site.
Facts and statistics on the population of Micronesia
Micronesia enjoys a tropical climate, with relatively even, warm temperatures throughout the year. The climate in the Micronesia averages 80° F year round, with highs in the high 80s and lows in the high 70s.
The latest weather forecast for Federated States of Micronesia, along with updates about temperature, humidity, local conditions and more
Safe travel advice while visiting the islands of Micronesia