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Location of Mauritania

Mauritania's Information

Flag of Mauritania
Land Area 1,030,700 km2
Total Area 1,030,700km2 (#28)
Population 3,677,293 (#131)
Population Density 3.57/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $16.71 Billion
GDP Per Capita $4,400
Currency Ouguiya (MRO)
Largest Cities

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Mauritania, located in northwestern Africa, is in the northern and western hemispheres. The Tropic of Cancer runs through the top portion of the country.

Mauritania is bordered by the countries of Algeria, Mali, Senegal, and Western Sahara, as well as the Atlantic Ocean.

This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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