Minimum Wage in Vanuatu: 30,000 Vanuatu vatu ($262) per month, 170 vatu per hour.
Vanuatu Minimum Wage Rates – ALL
|YEAR||MONTHLY (VUV)||MONTHLY (USD)|
Facts and statistics about Vanuatu
Generally Vanuatu is the island nation. Formerly the country is known as the New Hebrides. In the year 1980 the islands changed their name to Vanuatu. From the word vanua the new name was founded. The capital of the country is Port Vila. The largest towns are Port Vila and Luganville. The economy of Vanuatu is based on tourism, agriculture, cattle, and offshore financial services.
Some exports products include kava, cocoa, copra, beef, and timber. The official languages are English and French. Through the local and foreign influence a strong cultural diversity is maintained by Vanuatu. Throughout the islands pigs with rounded tusks are considered as a symbol of wealth.
|Official languages||Bislama, French, English|
|Area Total||12,189 km2|
|GDP (Nominal)||$773 million|
|Currency||Vanuatu vatu (VUV)|