Northern Mariana Islands-- officially the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI; Chamorro: Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas), is one of five inhabited American insular areas. It is one of two territories with US "commonwealth" status; the other is Puerto Rico. It consists of fifteen islands in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. The CNMI & Guam together comprise the Marianas archipelago.
(NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS) officially the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands is one of the five inhabited U.S. territories (the other four being Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and American Samoa).