Republic of Mauritius
CAPITAL: Port Louis
FLAG: The national flag consists of four horizontal stripes of red, blue, yellow, and green.
ANTHEM: Glory to Thee, Motherland, O Motherland of Mine...
The Indian Ocean island state of Mauritius, some 965 kilometers (600 miles) east of Madagascar, is 2,045 square kilometers (790 square miles) in area, with an ethnically heterogeneous popula...
POPULATION 1,210,447HINDU 52 percentROMAN CATHOLIC 26 percentMUSLIM 16.6 percentPROTESTANT 2.3 percentOTHER 3.1 percent
Mauritius is situated in the Indian...