Outline of Hawaii

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The location of the state of Hawaiʻi in relation to the rest of the United States of America

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the U.S. state of Hawaii:

Hawaii is the newest state among the 50 states of the United States of America. It is also the southernmost state, the only tropical state, and the only state that was previously an independent monarchy. The state comprises the Hawaiian Islands (with the exception of Midway) in the North Pacific Ocean and is the only U.S. state that is not primarily located on the continent of North America.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable map of the state of Hawaiʻi

Geography of Hawaii[edit]

Honolulu, the capital of Hawaii
Aerial view of Hawaii Kai and Koko Head
Aerial view of Magic Island, a manmade peninsula
Puʻu ʻŌʻō at dusk, June 1983

Geography of Hawaii – Unlike the other states of the Union, Hawaii is a group of islands, located in the Pacific Ocean.

Environment of Hawaii[edit]

Environment of Hawaii

Geographic features of Hawaii[edit]

Natural Area Reserves of Hawaii[edit]

Administrative divisions of Hawaii[edit]

An enlargeable map of the five counties of the state of Hawaiʻi

Demography of Hawaii[edit]

Demographics of Hawaii – Hawaii has a de facto population of over 1.4 million, due to large military and tourist populations.

Government and politics of Hawaii[edit]

The Hawaii State Capitol from the southeast

Government and politics of Hawaii

Branches of the government of Hawaii[edit]

Government of Hawaii

Executive branch of the government of Hawaii[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Hawaii[edit]

Aliʻiōlani Hale, the building where the Hawaii Supreme Court meets

Judicial branch of the government of Hawaii[edit]

Law and order in Hawaii[edit]

Military in Hawaii[edit]

History of Hawaii[edit]

History of Hawaii

History of Hawaii, by period[edit]

Kalākaua, the last king of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi
Haleakalā National Park, view at 9,740 feet (2,970 m)

History of Hawaii, by region[edit]

History of Hawaii, by subject[edit]

Culture of Hawaii[edit]

Aloha shirt and fragrant lei of fresh pikake (Arabian jasmine)
Hawaiian hibiscus (Hibiscus brackenridgei), the official state flower of Hawaii
Hula kahiko performance in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park

Culture of Hawaii – the aboriginal culture of Hawaii is Polynesian. Hawaii represents the northernmost extension of the vast Polynesian triangle of the south and central Pacific Ocean. While traditional Hawaiian culture remains only as vestiges in modern Hawaiian society, there are reenactments of the ceremonies and traditions throughout the islands.

The Arts in Hawaii[edit]

Religion in Hawaii[edit]

Religion in Hawaii

Economy and infrastructure of Hawaii[edit]

Honolulu viewed from Diamond Head
Allerton Garden, view from above

Economy of Hawaii

Education in Hawaii[edit]

Education in Hawaii

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Hawaii