Naivaadhoo (Haa Dhaalu Atoll)

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Naivaadhoo
Naivaadhoo (Haa Dhaalu Atoll) is located in Maldives
Naivaadhoo (Haa Dhaalu Atoll)
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 06°44′50″N 72°56′00″E / 6.74722°N 72.93333°E / 6.74722; 72.93333Coordinates: 06°44′50″N 72°56′00″E / 6.74722°N 72.93333°E / 6.74722; 72.93333
CountryMaldives
Geographic atollThiladhummathi Atoll
Administrative atollHaa Dhaalu Atoll
Distance to Malé291.48 km (181.12 mi)
Dimensions
 • Length1.000 km (0.621 mi)
 • Width0.350 km (0.217 mi)
Population
(2014)[1]
 • Total417 (including foreigners)
Time zoneUTC+05:00 (MST)

Naivaadhoo(Dhivehi: ނައިވާދޫ) is one of the inhabited islands of Haa Dhaalu Atoll administrative division and geographically part of Thiladhummathi Atoll in the north of the Maldives.

Geography[edit]

The island is 291.48 km (181 mi; 157 nmi) north of the country's capital, Malé.[2]

Demography[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006 375—    
2014 397+5.9%
2006-2014: Census populations
Source: [3]

Education[edit]

There are two schools in Naivaadhoo. One government schools “Naivaadhoo School” which provides education from grade 1 to 10 and one pre-school. And there is a pre-school which is owned and run by the public and backed by Naivaadhoo isdharivarunge jamiyya which provides education for Lower and Upper Kindergarten.

Other government buildings in Naivaadhoo[edit]

  1. Naivaadhoo council edhaaraa
  2. Naivaadhoo Mejistrat Court
  3. Mosque
  4. Naivaadhoo Health Post

Clubs and NGOs in Naivaadhoo[edit]

There are four clubs and two NGOs operating in Naivaadhoo. They are:

  1. Trainers Sports Club
  2. Naivaadhoo Zuvaanunge jamiyya
  3. Naivaadhoo Isdharivaruoge jamiyya

Holhuashi in Naivaadhoo[edit]

Holhuashi are social meeting places.

  1. Umarumaizaan
  2. Ban'dharu hiyaa
  3. Mdp holhu ashi

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Table PP5: Resident Population by sex, nationality and locality (administrative islands), 2014" (PDF). Population and Households Census 2014. National Bureau of Statistics. p. 33. Retrieved 9 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Coordinate Distance Calculator". Boulter.com. Retrieved 9 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Table 3.3: Total Maldivian Population by Islands" (PDF). National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 9 August 2018.

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