Mauritius

The Republic of Mauritius

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Capital: Port Louis

Population: 1.3 million

Land area: 2,040 sq km (788 sq miles)

Major languages: English (official), Creole, French, Indian languages

Major religions: Hinduism, Christianity, Islam

Life expectancy: 70 years (men), 77 years (women)

Currency: Mauritian rupee

Sources: UN, World Bank, BBC