Place:North Island, New Zealand

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NameNorth Island
Alt namesTe Ika-A-Mauisource: Times Atlas of World History (1989) p 236
TypeNational division
Located inNew Zealand
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source: Family History Library Catalog


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The North Island or Te Ika-a-Māui is one of the two main islands of New Zealand, separated from the slightly larger but much less populous South Island by Cook Strait. The island is in area, making it the world's 14th-largest island. It has a population of

Twelve main urban areas (half of them officially cities) are in the North Island. Listing from north to south, they are Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Gisborne, New Plymouth, Napier, Hastings, Whanganui, Palmerston North, and Wellington, the capital, located at the south-west extremity of the island. Approximately % of New Zealand's population lives in the North Island.

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