Pacific Rim Countries 2022

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The Pacific Rim is a geographical term used to describe land located along the rim of the Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Rim overlaps the Pacific Ring of Fire – an area in the Pacific Ocean where volcanic eruptions and earthquakes occur. The Pacific Rim is also part of the Pacific Basin, which includes all lands in the Pacific Rim and all islands in the Pacific Ocean.

There are many nations and territories that are designated as part of the Pacific Rim. In Oceania, nations include Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. In North America, the nations that are part of the Pacific Rim are Canada, Mexico, and the United States. In Central America, these nations are part of the Pacific Rim: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. In South America, these nations are part of this geographical region: Chila, Colombia, and Peru.

In Asia, the following countries are considered part of the Pacific Rim: China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, North Korea, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Vietnam. In addition to the countries listed, the following dependent territories are also part of the Pacific Rim: American Samoa, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Cook Islands, Easter Island, French Polynesia, Guam, New Caledonia, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Pitcairn Islands, Tokelau, and Wallis and Futuna.

Pacific Rim Countries 2022

Country 2022 Population
China1,448,471,400
United States334,805,269
Indonesia279,134,505
Russia145,805,947
Mexico131,562,772
Japan125,584,838
Philippines112,508,994
Vietnam98,953,541
Colombia51,512,762
South Korea51,329,899
Canada38,388,419
Peru33,684,208
Malaysia33,181,072
Australia26,068,792
North Korea25,990,679
Taiwan23,888,595
Chile19,250,195
Guatemala18,584,039
Ecuador18,113,361
Honduras10,221,247
Papua New Guinea9,292,169
Nicaragua6,779,100
El Salvador6,550,389
Singapore5,943,546
Costa Rica5,182,354
New Zealand4,898,203
Panama4,446,964
Fiji909,466
Solomon Islands721,159
Vanuatu321,832
New Caledonia290,915
French Polynesia284,164
Samoa202,239
Guam171,519
Kiribati123,419
Micronesia117,489
Tonga107,749
Marshall Islands60,057
Northern Mariana Islands58,269
American Samoa55,030
Palau18,233
Cook Islands17,571
Tuvalu12,066
Wallis And Futuna10,982
Nauru10,903
Niue1,622
Tokelau1,378

Pacific Rim Countries 2022

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