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Geography Statistics of Mauritius

Mauritius's Information

Flag of Mauritius
Land Area 2,030 km2
Water Area 10 km2
Total Area 2,040km2 (#169)
Population 1,348,242 (#155)
Population Density 664.16/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $25.85 Billion
GDP Per Capita $20,500
Currency Rupee (MUR)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 109 miles (177 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 784 sq miles (2,030 sq km)
    (water) 4 sq miles (10 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 788 sq miles (2,040 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 9 districts and 3 dependencies* including: Agalega Islands*, Black River, Cargados Carajos Shoals*, Flacq, Grand Port, Moka, Pamplemousses, Plaines Wilhems, Port Louis, Riviere du Rempart, Rodrigues*, Savanne
  • Horizontal Width: 13.61 miles (21.90 km) from Tamarin southeast to Mahebourg
  • Vertical Length: 19.28 miles (31.02 km) from Triolet south to Souillac

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (0)
  • Geographic Center: About 3.46 miles (5.56 km) northeast of Curepipe
  • Highest Point: Mont Piton 2,716 ft. (828 m)
  • Lowest Point: Indian Ocean 0 m
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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