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The Territory o the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, an aa called Cocos Islands an Keeling Islands, is a territory o Australie, locatit in the Indian Ocean, soothwast o Christmas Island an approximately midway atween Australie an Sri Lanka.

Territory of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Banner o Cocos (Keeling) Islands
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Coat o airms o Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Coat o airms
Motto: Maju Pulau Kita  (Malay)
"Our developed island"
Cocos Island Atoll.JPG
CaipitalWest Island
Lairgest villageBantam (Home Island)
Offeecial leidsInglis (de facto)
Demonym(s)
  • Cocossian
  • Cocos Islandian
GovrenmentFederal constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
• Admeenistrator
Jon Stanhope
Aindil Minkom
Territory o Australie
• Annexed bi
Breetish Empire

1857
• Transferred tae
Australie control

1955
Aurie
• Total
14 km2 (5.4 sq mi)
• Water (%)
0
Population
• July 2009 estimate
596[1] (241)
• Density
43/km2 (111.4/sq mi) (n/a)
CurrencyAustralie dollar (AUD)
Time zoneUTC+06:30 (CCT)
Cawin code61 891
ISO 3166 codeCC
Internet TLD.cc
Cocos is locatit in Indian Ocean
Cocos
Cocos
Location of the Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Cocos (Keeling) Islands". The World Factbook. CIA. Retrieved 27 January 2012.