General Information

Population
1,2 million, aprox. 70% Indian, 25% Creole , 3% Chinese & 2% Francomauritian

Area
1865 km2

Gouvernment
republic, independent since 1968

Capital
Port“€“Louis

Timezone
+ 4 GMT

Languages
french & english

Currency
mauritian Rupee, (1“‚¬ = ca. 40 Rps)

Economy
textil, sugar, tourism & financial services

Climate
subtropical, with mild temperatures all year round
October to March, 27 - 33 ° C, water temperature 27 ° C.
April-October, 20 - 28 ° C, water temperature 23 ° C.

German
English
French