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Feature Statistic Tokelau

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
3A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLDdependent political entity
4 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
4H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
4H.RFCcoral reef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of coral
4H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
3H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
1H.FLTTtidal flat(s)a large flat area of mud or sand attached to the shore and alternately covered and uncovered by the tide
16 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
5L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
2L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
2L.RESWwildlife reservea tract of public land reserved for the preservation of wildlife
1L.CMNcommona park or pasture for community use
10 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
3P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
2P.PPLXsection of populated place
5 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
4S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
4S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
3S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
3S.CTRCMcommunity centera facility for community recreation and other activities
2S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
2S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
2S.GOVLlocal government officea facility housing local governmental offices, usually a city, town, or village hall
1S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
1S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
1S.JTYjettya structure built out into the water at a river mouth or harbor entrance to regulate currents and silting
1S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
1S.COMCcommunication centera facility, including buildings, antennae, towers and electronic equipment for receiving and transmitting information
1S.TRIGtriangulation stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by triangulation
1S.UNIVuniversityAn institution for higher learning with teaching and research facilities constituting a graduate school and professional schools that award master's degrees and doctorates and an undergraduate division that awards bachelor's degrees.
1S.WRCKwreckthe site of the remains of a wrecked vessel
28 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
25T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
13T.ISLETisletsmall island, bigger than rock, smaller than island.
5T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
4T.ATOLatoll(s)a ring-shaped coral reef which has closely spaced islands on it encircling a lagoon
1T.ISLFartificial islandan island created by landfill or diking and filling in a wetland, bay, or lagoon
1T.ISLXsection of island
49 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
3U.SMUseamountan elevation rising generally more than 1,000 meters and of limited extent across the summit
1U.SMSUseamountselevations rising generally more than 1,000 meters and of limited extent across the summit
4 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
2V.GRVCcoconut grovea planting of coconut trees
2 Total for V

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