Republic of Mauritius

(Mauritius)

System of governmentrepublic with parliamentary system
Country codeMU, MUS
FlagRepublic of Mauritius
Capital cityPort Louis
CurrencyMauritian rupee (MUR)
Predominant religionHinduism
Former colonizerUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population1 257 900 people
(151. place in the world)
Area2 040 km2
(171. place in the world)
Density617 people per km2
(10. place in the world)
GDP per capita22 356 USD per capita
(60. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,562
(24. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 52
(54. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,790
(64. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 73,0
(23. place in the world)
Life expectancy74,9 years
(79. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 35,8
(67. place in the world)
CO2 emissions3,993 Mt CO2/year
(133. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km21 957 t CO2/km2/year
(20. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita3,2 t CO2/per capita/year
(83. place in the world)
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