Mauritius: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -15.4315 / longitude: 60.04882

General information


Port Louis is the nation's capital. Country territory measures 2,040 km², a postcode system isn't employed and the main cities are: Port Louis, Flic En Flac, Moka, Bambous, Vacoas. People from this country speak these languages: English, French, Mauritian Creole.


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


The currency ISO code is MUR and the currency symbol is ₨. The GDP in 2021 was $11,529,042,672 USD, making it the 133# country in the world.


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 average length of time residents spend in school is 15 years (including tertiary education).

Good to know

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