Mauritius

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 493,254
1960 660,023
1970 826,447
1980 966,036
1990 1,055,865
2000 1,185,143
2010 1,247,951
2020 1,291,361
2025 1,303,546
2050 1,248,976
2075 1,104,295
2100 951,897
source: UN - WPP 2015 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name The Republic of Mauritius
Capital Port Louis
Region Eastern Africa
ISO code MU
Statistical agency Central Statistical Office


Administrative units

codegeographical districtcapitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1990-07-01
census
population
2000-07-02
census
population
2011-06-20
census
11Port Louis District 42.7133,073127,855118,431
12Pamplemousses District 178.7101,666122,252136,268
13Rivière du Rempart District 147.686,77998,854106,267
14Flacq District 297.9112,773126,839135,406
15Grand Port District 260.396,667106,665110,907
16Savanne District 244.860,84166,35667,906
17Plaines Wilhems District 203.3321,713358,182362,292
18Moka District 230.565,17675,47982,301
19Black-River District 259.043,76860,58776,605
20Island of Rodrigues 104.034,20435,77940,434
Island of Agalega    274
 total 2,040.01,056,6601,178,8481,237,091
source: Central Statistical Office, Mauritius.