Northern Marina Islands: An Overview

The Northern Mariana Islands, a commonwealth in opinionated unification along the United States, populates a deliberate area of the West Pacific Ocean. It has 15 islands about 3/4th of the way starting Hawaii to Philippines. The total territory size of all islands is around 179.01 sq. miles.

The Northern Mariana Islands has inhabitants of around 53,883. Above 90% of the inhabitants live on the island Saipan. Only Tinian and Rota have a noteworthy population among fourteen other islands. The Agrihan and Alamagan islands have beneath ten people residing there, and the left over islands are uninhabited.

The islands exhibit tropical marine climate temperated by nomadic trade winds. There is a minute nomadic temperature difference. The warm season starts from December and the wet season starts from July and can comprise of typhoons. Saipan has the calmest temperature in the world.

Transportation and Communication
The islands have over 350 km of highways with three airports having paved runways, three airports having unpaved runways and a heliport.

Post service for the islands is granted by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Television service is granted by KPPI-LP, Channel 7, which broadcasts Guam's ABC affiliate KTGM, in addition to WSZE, Channel 10, which broadcasts Guam's NBC belong to KUAM-TV. About 10 radio stations transmit within the CNMI.

Municipalities of Northern Marina Islands
The Northern Marina Islands is categorized into four municipalities:
  1. The Northern Islands outline the Northern Islands Municipality. The three foremost islands of the Southern Island outline the municipalities of Tinian, Saipan and Rota with unpopulated Aguijan being member of Tinian municipality.

  2. The islands ranging the north have been mostly banished due to the volcanic danger. Human population is confined to Pagan, Agrihan and Alamagan, but residents fluctuate due to a variety of monetary factors, including children's education.

  3. Tinian, Saipan and Rota have the ports and harbors, and are the everlastingly populated islands.

  4. Abundant private schools are available in Northern Marina Regions. Northern Marianas College is recognized and proposes a multiplicity of programs.
Economy of Northern Mariana Islands
The Northern Mariana Islands profit from considerable financial backing and improvement aid from the centralized management of the United States. The economy is based greatly on tourism, and the hastily deteriorating garment industrialized sector. The Northern Mariana Islands fruitfully have used its place as a complimentary trade area with the U.S. It not being issued to the same labour laws by U.S.