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Complete details about Mauritius in Africa with capital city Port-Louis

Country NameMauritius (Mauritius)
Country CodeMUS
Capital CityPort-Louis
ContinentAfrica
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1968
Population1158000
Surface Area2040.0
Life Expectancy71.0 years
GNP4251.0 (old 4186.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Bhojpuri     (21.1%)
Creole French     (70.6%)
French     (3.4%)
Hindi     (1.2%)
Marathi     (0.7%)
Tamil     (0.8%)

Major Cities

Port-Louis, Port-Louis     (population 138200)
Beau Bassin-Rose Hill, Plaines Wilhelms     (population 100616)
Vacoas-Phoenix, Plaines Wilhelms     (population 98464)

Mauritius's most recent News and Stories

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From @ASerumaga on Sat Dec 14 18:36:16 EST 2019 RT @ronny_jumeau: #Seychelles, Mauritius and @UNDP launch US$10m #regional project to restore #coralreefs https://t.co/YAAhEMxicj @UNDPSeyc?
From @HometoBilo on Sat Dec 14 18:32:06 EST 2019 When Isabella?s Mum, Huyen came from Vietnam to Australia nearly 9 years ago, she thought she was coming to a safe? https://t.co/jSv1uj91Mx
From @Thabiso_Dlamini on Sat Dec 14 18:26:38 EST 2019 RT @the_realbunny06: Nigeria, Angola, Senegal, South Sudan, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Mauritius, Seychell?
From @the_realbunny06 on Sat Dec 14 18:26:23 EST 2019 Nigeria, Angola, Senegal, South Sudan, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Mauritius, Seych? https://t.co/p1t9uf21yd
From @Max11207600 on Sat Dec 14 18:26:06 EST 2019 @AGAS_Mauritius @GamblingInsight Lost 36k in 2 hrs on REDBET after re opening accnt that I previously closed statin? https://t.co/wt47yLbBrd
From @EdkaJoanna on Sat Dec 14 18:17:43 EST 2019 @ksobieraj1 @Belle_epoque5 @arturfrance6867 @julia3302 @mobrzydowicz @SzaTomasz @foe_pl @JerzySkoczylas Mauritius t? https://t.co/YyIaObWWKJ
From @michelle_shiru on Sat Dec 14 18:13:20 EST 2019 RT @joefranciskiaga: Today on things I never said in Mauritius: https://t.co/npcCO3K7KZ
From @JuliaHHeinen on Sat Dec 14 18:06:06 EST 2019 Absolutely insane.. the culling of endangered fruit bats on Mauritius needs to stop! https://t.co/1JAsAhpuO8
From @hBencee on Sat Dec 14 18:04:10 EST 2019 Also, PM is making another documentary of this preseason. Just like he did in Mauritius. He knows she is coming for? https://t.co/jfJhj5hYpI
From @kizu91 on Sat Dec 14 18:01:27 EST 2019 Caribbean...Antigua and Barbuda...Bahamas...Barbados...Belize...Botswana...Cook Islands...Dominica...Eswatini...Fij? https://t.co/ae2h8Z4GTG
From @ConsultantLifer on Sat Dec 14 18:00:47 EST 2019 #Travel: Why #Mauritius isn't just for lovers @dailyecho https://t.co/v9HtPyY5H6
From @BoluWatifeeee on Sat Dec 14 17:57:25 EST 2019 RT @TheLotaChukwu: Hard pick but these should work. Mauritius/Ghana https://t.co/WKfcWcSvOF https://t.co/myiIFr6qsn
From @_WDitta92 on Sat Dec 14 17:49:43 EST 2019 Italy, Spain, Mauritius & Dubai https://t.co/rSvBgxdoYH
From @Castletonian on Sat Dec 14 17:46:58 EST 2019 @HazelKLarkin @donegalclaret @bergro30 @mise_aine I know a woman from Mauritius she travelled quiet a bit eventuall? https://t.co/j8UENsleqB
From @KKalashe on Sat Dec 14 17:40:54 EST 2019 @tessie18 And of course Mauritius...and I keep threatening to drive to Tanzania to the Busara festival one hot Febr? https://t.co/B4iej3kMHY