Mauritius: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -15.4315 / longitude: 60.04882

General information


The country has a 2,040 km² area, they don't use a postcode system and the primary cities are: Port Louis, Flic En Flac, Moka, Bambous, Vacoas. This nation's capital is Port Louis. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: English, French, Mauritian Creole.


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Aapravasi Ghat, Le Morne Cultural Landscape.


The inhabitants attend school for 15 years (tertiary education included).


With a birth growth rate at 1.80%, the median age is 26.20 years. There are 1,262,879 people here, or 0.017% of the world's population.


The local currency (MUR) is represented by the symbol ₨. In 2021 the GDP was $11,529,042,672 USD, placing it at position 133 in the market.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check The country's websites have the domain name ".mu", telephone numbers begin with +230, the ISO code is MU


ISO code MU
Capital Port Louis
Population 1,262,879
World percentage 0.017%
Median age 26.20 years
Population growth rate 1.80%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, French, Mauritian Creole
GDP (2021) $11,529,042,672
GDP position #133
Currency code MUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 15 years
TLD .mu
Phone prefix +230