Mauritius: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 1,260,934 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 0.181 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 40.796 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 39.814 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 11.8 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.194 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 2,663,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 2,472,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 578,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 0 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 25,430 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 20,624.29 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 0 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 0 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 5 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 1,294,000 (2011 )
Highways 2,066 km (2009 )
Internet Hosts 51,139 (2012 )
Internet Users 290,000 (2009 )
Telephones 374,600 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationSouthern Africa, island in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar
Total Area2,040 sq. km
Land Area2,030 sq. km
Water Area10 sq. km
Coastline177 km
Climatetropical, modified by southeast trade winds; warm, dry winter (May to November); hot, wet, humid summer (November to May)
Terrainsmall coastal plain rising to discontinuous mountains encircling central plateau
Lowest PointIndian Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mont Piton 828 m

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