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North Province, New Caledonia

North Province
Province Nord
Flag of North Province
Country France
Collectivity New Caledonia
Seat Koné
 • President Paul Néaoutyine
 • Total 9,582.6 km2 (3,699.9 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 45,137
 • Density 4.7/km2 (12/sq mi)
Communities (2009)[1]
 • Kanak 73.80%
 • European 12.75%
 • Multiracial 5.68%
 • Other 7.78%
Website .nc.province-nordwww

The North Province (French province Nord) is one of three administrative subdivisions in New Caledonia. It corresponds to the northern and northeastern portion of the New Caledonian mainland.

The provincial government seat is at Koné.

Provincial Congress

Of the 22 seats in the provincial congress, the National Union for Independence-Kanak and Socialist National Liberation Front holds 11, the Caledonian Union has 7, the Rally for Caledonia in the Republic has 3, and Future Together has 1.

See also


  1. ^ a b ISEE - Population 2009

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