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Mauritius

 

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 Mauritius
All information: Mauritius
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,040 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:1,263,000 323,128,000

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Politik

Government form:Parliamentary republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1968 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Port Louis Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:619.3 32.9
Life expectancy males:71.2 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:77.8 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:10.40 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:8.10 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:0.00 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)
 
Political stability:89 74
Civil rights:74 99
Health:58 70
Security:94 67
Climate:64 65
Cost of Living:62 33
Popularity:8 92


Economy

Currency:Mauritian Rupee (1 MUR = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:7.2 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:1.02 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:69.80 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:21.90 % 43.80 %
Average income:8,648 € 50,323 €
corruption index:50 (bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:10,771 Mio €8.53 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:10,922 Mio €8.64 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:4,625 M €3.66 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:5,729 M €4.53 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:2,149 km1.70 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Harbours:40.003 3930.001
Airports:50.004 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:2.68 bn kWh2.12 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:2.86 bn kWh2.26 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:4.23 m t3,346.37 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+230 +1
Internet domain:.mu .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:385,500305 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:1,814,0001,436 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:51,13940 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:672,498532 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Mauritius and United States

Daytime temperatures:26.3 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:19.8 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:24.8 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:80 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:18 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:168 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.3 7.2


Native languages

Creole:86.5 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Bhojpuri:5.3 % n/a
French:4.1 % 0.7 %
Hindi:1.2 % n/a
Tamil:0.8 % n/a
German:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
other:2.1 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:32.7 % 78.5 %
Hinduism:48.5 % n/a
Islam:17.3 % 0.6 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
nondenominational:0.7 % n/a
other:0.8 % 18.4 %