Boe District

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Boe
Nauru Airport is located between Boe and Yaren
Nauru Airport is located between Boe and Yaren
Boe District within Nauru
Boe District within Nauru
Coordinates: 0°32′30″S 166°54′51″E / 0.54167°S 166.91417°E / -0.54167; 166.91417Coordinates: 0°32′30″S 166°54′51″E / 0.54167°S 166.91417°E / -0.54167; 166.91417
Country Nauru
ConstituencyBoe
Area
 • Total0.5 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total851
 • Density1,702/km2 (4,410/sq mi)
Time zone(UTC+12)
Area code(s)+674

Boe is a district in the country of Nauru. It is the only district of Boe Constituency.

History[edit]

On September 5, 2019, the Pacific Light House Church (Born Again Christian Church) was opened in the district.

Geography[edit]

Boe is located in the southwest of the island. It borders on the districts of Aiwo, Yaren along the coastline, and Buada inland.

It covers an area of 0.5 km², and has a population of 950. It is the smallest and most densely populated district in Nauru. The elevation above sea level is about 5 metres.

Education[edit]

Boe Infant School is in Boe.[1] The primary and secondary schools serving all of Nauru are Yaren Primary School in Yaren District (years 1-3), Nauru Primary School in Meneng District (years 4-6), Nauru College in Denigomodu District (years 7-9), and Nauru Secondary School (years 10-12) in Yaren District.[2]

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Education Statistics Digest 2015." Department of Education (Nauru). Retrieved on July 8, 2018. p. 47 (PDF p. 47).
  2. ^ Document by the." OHCHR. Retrieved on 8 July 2018. "The Education system is comprised of 10 schools, there are District Infant schools each[...]and finally Nauru Secondary School (Years 10-12) where compulsory education end at Year 12.[...]"

External links[edit]

Media related to Boe at Wikimedia Commons