Population of Mauritius 2021

Population of Mauritius 2021

Mauritius officially the Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometers (1,200 mi) off the southeast coast of the African continent, east of Madagascar. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Mauritius in 2020 is 1,271,767 (1.27 million or 12.72 lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Mauritius Population 2021

Mauritius has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 0.17%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  1,273,428 (1.27 million). The total Land Area of Mauritius is 2,030 sq.km (780 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Mauritius is 626 per Km2 (1,623 people per mi2).

Population of Mauritius  in 2021  – 1.27 million or 12.73 lakhs (Approx)
 Mauritius 2020 Population
Total Population1,271,767 (1.27 million or 12.72 lakhs)
Global Rank157
Share of World Pop.0.02%
Land Area 2,030 sq.km (780 sq. mi)
Area Rank169
Pop. Density626 people/sq. km
Capital CityPort Louis

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Mauritius Demographics
Fertility Rate* 1.39
Infant mortality rate ** 9.7
Median Age  37.5 years
Life Expectancy 75.51 years
Urban Population 41 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Mauritius

Religion in Mauritius

  • Hinduism- 48.14% 
    Christianity – 30.19%
    —27.23% Catholicism
    —2.68% Protestantism
  • Islam – 17.54% 
  • Others / None – 4.43% 

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Mauritius by Population

#CityPopulation
1Port Louis1,49,195
2Vacoas-Phoenix1,15,289
3Beau Bassin-Rose Hill1,04,610
4Curepipe79,014
5Quatre Bornes77,505