Kurendhoo (Lhaviyani Atoll)

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Kurendhoo
Inhabited island
Kurendhoo is located in Maldives
Kurendhoo
Kurendhoo
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 05°20′02″N 73°27′50″E / 5.33389°N 73.46389°E / 5.33389; 73.46389Coordinates: 05°20′02″N 73°27′50″E / 5.33389°N 73.46389°E / 5.33389; 73.46389
Country Maldives
Administrative atoll Lhaviyani Atoll
Distance to Malé 152.58 km (94.81 mi)
Area
 • Total 0.21 km2 (0.08 sq mi)
Dimensions
 • Length 0.650 km (0.404 mi)
 • Width 0.375 km (0.233 mi)
Population (May 2013)
 • Total 1,955
 • Density 9,300/km2 (24,000/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC+05:00)

Kurendhoo (Dhivehi: ކުރެންދޫ) is one of the inhabited islands of Lhaviyani Atoll. The Island is small and people earn their living mainly on tourist resort jobs. Notable number of people earn their money from tuna fishing, grouper fishing, and other forms of harvesting such as lobster and sea cucumber.

Notable Personal: Mr. Ahmed Moosa: Member of Parliament (17th People's Majlis).