How Many Populations Are In Mauritius

Populations are a complete group of individuals, whether that group comprises a nation or a group of people with a common characteristic. In statistics, a population is the pool of individuals from which a statistical sample is drawn for a study.

How Many Populations Are In Mauritius

Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox.

Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.


A. The current population of Mauritius is 1,300,678 as of Tuesday, August 1, 2023, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data 1.

B. Mauritius 2023 population is estimated at 1,300,557 people at mid-year.

C. Mauritius’s population is equivalent to 0.02% of the total world population.

D. Mauritius ranks number 157 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

E. The population density in Mauritius is 641 per Km2 (1,659 people per mi2).

F. The total land area is 2,030 Km2 (784 sq. miles)

G. 40.2 % of the population is urban (523,224 people in 2023)

H. The median age in Mauritius is 37.5 years.

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Main Cities by Population in Mauritius

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

1Port Louis155,226
2Beau Bassin-Rose Hill111,355
5Quatre Bornes80,961
8Centre de Flacq17,710
9Bel Air Riviere Seche17,671
11Saint Pierre16,414
13Le Hochet15,197

What is Mauritius’s population in 2023?


The current population of Mauritius in 2023 is 1,300,557, a 0.08% increase from 2022. The population of Mauritius in 2022 was 1,299,469, a 0.04% increase from 2021. The population of Mauritius in 2021 was 1,298,915, a 0.08% increase from 2020.

What language does Mauritius speak?

English is a West Germanic language in the Indo-European language family that originated in early medieval England. It is the most spoken language in the world and the third most spoken native language in the world, after Standard Chinese and Spanish.

What is the currency in Mauritius?

If you’re thinking of going to Mauritius, you’ll need some spending money for your trip. The official currency used there is the Mauritian rupee, and it’s not used anywhere else. The exchange rate between the Mauritian rupee and the pound changes daily, but in early 2023 it is around MUR 50.01 to the pound.