18 Aug 2014

Interesting Fact

Mauritius is officially called the Republic of Mauritius. It is an island nation to the east of Madagascar. The islands were previously a Dutch, French, and British colony, and gained independence as a Commonwealth realm in 1968.

Mauritius has a population of 1.2 million, an area of 2,040 sq km, and a high HDI of 0.771.

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