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- Population: 1,499 (October 2016 census)
- Land area: 12.2 km²
- Exclusive economic zone: 318,990 km²
Listing as a Non-Self-Governing Territory
Tokelau has been on the United Nations list of Non-Self-Governing Territories since 1946, following the declaration of the intention by New Zealand to transmit information on the Tokelau Islands under Article 73 e of the Charter of the United Nations.
- See General Assembly resolution 66 (I) of 14 December 1946
United Nations-related action
The General Assembly adopts on an annual basis a resolution on Tokelau. Please visit the Documents page for past General Assembly resolutions on Tokelau from 2008.
United Nations Secretariat annual working papers on Tokelau issued since 2008 are also available on the Documents page.
(Last updated: 15 May 2019)