Mauritius - MU

Name Mauritius (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes MU / MUS
Continent Africa
Continent code AF
Capital -
Area 203
DD coordinates -20.206650 / 57.675500
DMS coordinates -20°12'23.94" S / 57°40'31.80" E
UTM coordinates 40K 570569.41615396 7765506.8421814
Total cities 365
Flag of Mauritius

Mauritius on map

Mauritius is a part of the Africa continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Mauritius, is MU.

It's territory covers an area of 203 square kilometers. On nationwide level, French is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Mauritian. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 2428 km of roadways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 230 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use MUR as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services.

More about Mauritius

Official languages French
Nationalities Mauritian
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .mu
Phone codes 230
Currencies MUR
Life expectancy males Ø 71,3 years
Life expectancy females Ø 77,7 years
Birthrate 10,2 ‰
Deathrate 8,5 ‰
Males/Females 49,4%/50,6%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 5180,0 M $
Importations 7421,0 M $
Tourism receipts 2,02 bn $
Unemployment rate 7,1%
Inflation rate 0,41%
Corruption index 53 (moderate)
Energy consumption 2,7 bn kWh

Land use

63% Urban areas 1276 km²
42% Agricultural areas 854 km²
19% Forest 388 km²
0% Water areas 10 km²


Roadways 2428 km
Commercial harbors 28
Airports 4

Mauritius cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 365):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
MEX Flag of Mexico Mexico North America Mexico City 17941 km
USA Flag of United States United States North America - 16798 km
GTM Flag of Guatemala Guatemala North America Guatemala City 16591 km
BLZ Flag of Belize Belize North America Belmopan 16428 km
SLV Flag of El Salvador El Salvador North America San Salvador 16398 km
HND Flag of Honduras Honduras North America Tegucigalpa 16148 km
NIC Flag of Nicaragua Nicaragua North America Managua 15978 km
CRI Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica North America San Jose 15771 km
CYM Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands North America George Town 15727 km
KIR Flag of Kiribati Kiribati Oceania - 15700 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
REU Flag of Reunion Reunion Africa - 246 km
MDG Flag of Madagascar Madagascar Africa Antananarivo 1147 km
MYT Flag of Mayotte Mayotte Africa - 1566 km
SYC Flag of Seychelles Seychelles Africa Victoria 1743 km
COM Flag of Comoros Comoros Africa Moroni 1799 km
MOZ Flag of Mozambique Mozambique Africa Maputo 2327 km
MWI Flag of Malawi Malawi Africa Lilongwe 2603 km
SWZ Flag of Swaziland Swaziland Africa - 2761 km
TZA Flag of Tanzania Tanzania Africa Dodoma 2899 km
ZWE Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Africa Harare 2987 km

There are many ways to find how far is Mauritius (MU) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Mauritius to Haversine
North pole 12254 km 7615 mil
Equator 6658 km 4137 mil
South pole 7761 km 4822 mil
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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Mauritius and Mexico is 17941 kilometers or 11148 miles.
The most smallest distances between Mauritius and Reunion is 246 kilometers or 153 miles.
We found information about 365 cities.
The area of Mauritius (MU) is 203 square kilometers.
Yes, Mauritius is part of the continent of Africa.
Official name of MU is The Republic of Mauritius.
Mauritius has approximately 4 airports.