Housing and Household

Similar to the population statistics, the housing and household information is derived from the regularly conducted Population and Housing Census in the country and its states. The information in the below tables are derived from the latest Population and Housing Census of 2010.

Housing Characteristics: FSM: 2010

wdt_ID Occupancy status Total Yap Chuuk Pohnpei Kosrae
1 Total Housing units 19,588 2,671 8,272 7,288 1,357
2 Occupied 16,767 2,311 7,024 6,289 1,143
3 Group quarters/Special places 86 12 12 57 5
4 Vacant 2,735 348 1,236 942 209
5 Units in Structure 0 0 0 0 0
6 Total 16,767 2,311 7,024 6,289 1,143
7 One-family house 16,063 2,197 6,805 5,951 1,110
8 Apartment building 430 88 87 236 19
9 Attached to business 124 16 21 74 13
10 Other 150 10 111 28 1

Household Participation in Agricultural Activities, FSM: 2010

wdt_ID Activity Total Yap Chuuk Pohnpei Kosrae
1 Total 16,767 2,311 7,024 6,289 1,143
2 Growing crops 15,867 2,200 6,785 5,784 1,098
3 For home consumption only 14,206 2,141 5,630 5,422 1,013
4 For selling only 179 4 80 73 22
5 For both home consumption and selling 1,482 55 1,075 289 63
6 Raising livestock / animals 13,717 1,978 5,431 5,385 923
7 For home consumption only 10,946 1,646 4,212 4,364 724
8 For selling only 229 26 82 110 11
9 For both home consumption and selling 1,821 155 883 628 155
10 For pet 721 151 254 283 33