Comoros

Census Results


1958-09-07 183,133
1966-07-06
1980-09-15 335,150
1991-09-15 446,817
2003-09-15 575,660

General Information


Official name Union of the Comoros (the)
Official name [native] اتحاد جزر القمر [Ittiḩā̄d al Qamar] «Arabic»
l'Union des Comores «French»
 «Ndzwani»
Udzima wa Komori «Shikomor»
Capital Moroni
Capital [native] Moroni «»
Region Eastern Africa
ISO code KM
Statistical agency Commissariat Général au Plan

Name in Chinese 科摩罗联盟
Name in Arabic اتحاد جزر القمر
Name in Spanish la Unión de las Comoras
Name in Russian Союз Коморских Островов
Name in French l'Union des Comores

Administrative units

administrative unitscapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-09-15
census
population
2003-09-15
census
Anjouan [Ndzuwani]Mutsamudu424188,953243,732
Grande Comore [Ngazidja]Moroni1,148233,533296,177
Mohéli [Mwali]Fomboni29024,33135,751
total 1,862446,817575,660
source: Commissariat General du Plan, Union des Comores.
note: government of the Comores.
note: 2003 numbers are preliminary results.

Main cities

namepopulation
1991-09-15
census
population
2003-09-15
census
Moroni30,36541,557
Mutsamudu16,785..
Domoni10,400..
source: Commissariat General du Plan, Union des Comores.