France - Réunion

Census Results

1954-07-01 274,370
1961-10-09 349,282
1967-10-16 416,525
1974-10-16 476,675
1982-03-09 515,798
1990-03-15 597,828
1999-03-08 706,180

General Information

Official name Réunion
Official name [native] La Réunion
Capital Saint-Denis
Capital [native] Saint-Denis
ISO code FR-04
Statistical agency Insee

Administrative units

codedépartement
arrondissement
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
974La RéunionSaint-Denis2,503.72706,300791,321829,903
3Saint-BenoîtSaint-Benoît735.84101,804115,262121,205
1Saint-DenisSaint-Denis287.84176,283192,696199,409
4Saint-PaulSaint-Paul537.20179,940202,098212,788
2Saint-PierreSaint-Pierre942.84248,273281,265296,501
 total 2,503.72706,300791,321829,903
source: Insee, France.
note: administrative division in France has actually one layer more, between Arrondissement and Commune there is the Canton. As a Canton can have more than one Commune, but also one Commune can be part of more than one Canton, the table above - for clarity sake - does not show the Cantons.

Expanded administrative units

codedépartement
arrondissement
commune
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
974La RéunionSaint-Denis2,503.72706,300791,321829,903
3Saint-BenoîtSaint-Benoît735.84101,804115,262121,205
402Bras-Panon 88.559,68311,13911,860
406La Plaine-des-Palmistes 83.193,4344,6085,297
409Saint-André 53.0743,17452,14754,311
410Saint-Benoît 229.6131,56033,47435,252
419Sainte-Rose 177.606,5516,7296,895
421Salazie 103.827,4027,1657,590
1Saint-DenisSaint-Denis287.84176,283192,696199,409
411Saint-Denis 142.79131,557139,863146,489
418Sainte-Marie 87.2126,58230,97730,293
420Sainte-Suzanne 57.8418,14421,85622,627
4Saint-PaulSaint-Paul537.20179,940202,098212,788
407Le Port 16.6238,41238,47638,668
408La Possession 118.3521,90426,62530,784
413Saint-Leu 118.3725,31429,27831,298
415Saint-Paul 241.2887,712100,818104,818
423Les Trois-Bassins 42.586,5986,9017,220
2Saint-PierreSaint-Pierre942.84248,273281,265296,501
401Les Avirons 26.277,1729,32910,730
403Entre-Deux 66.835,1705,7916,224
404L'Étang-Salé 38.6511,75513,45713,659
405Petite-Île 33.9310,15111,42011,671
412Saint-Joseph 178.5030,29333,97336,459
414Saint-Louis 98.9043,51949,95852,507
416Saint-Pierre 95.9968,91575,38180,027
417Saint-Philippe 153.944,8605,0935,142
422Le Tampon 165.4360,32370,92774,174
424Cilaos 84.406,1155,9365,908
 total 2,503.72706,300791,321829,903
source: Insee, France.
note: administrative division in France has actually one layer more, between Arrondissement and Commune there is the Canton. As a Canton can have more than one Commune, but also one Commune can be part of more than one Canton, the table above - for clarity sake - does not show the Cantons.

Main cities

namepopulation
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
Saint-Denis131,557139,863146,489
Saint-Paul87,712100,818104,818
Saint-Pierre68,91575,38180,027
Le Tampon60,32370,92774,174
source: Insee, France.