Sigarara: Fiji’s rural population decreases by 21,790

Communities for Communities volunteers , Habitat for Humnaity Fiji staff and villagers of Tavuya village celebrate the opening of the new homes. Picture: JONA KONATACI

FIJI’s rural population has decreased by 21,790. Assistant Minister for Rural and Maritime Development Jale Sigarara said this figure was highlighted in the 2017 census. “The count shows that 44.1 per cent of Fiji’s population live in the rural areas with this decrease of 5.1 per cent compared to 2007,” he said. “Our ministry remains […]

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