Keyodhoo (Vaavu Atoll)

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Keyodhoo
Inhabited island
Keyodhoo is located in Maldives
Keyodhoo
Keyodhoo
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 03°27′45″N 73°32′57″E / 3.46250°N 73.54917°E / 3.46250; 73.54917Coordinates: 03°27′45″N 73°32′57″E / 3.46250°N 73.54917°E / 3.46250; 73.54917
Country Maldives
Administrative atoll Vaavu Atoll
Distance to Malé 78.95 km (49.06 mi)
Area
 • Total 0.073 km2 (0.028 sq mi)
Dimensions
 • Length 0.500 km (0.311 mi)
 • Width 0.250 km (0.155 mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 675 (including foreigners)
Time zone UTC+05:00 (MST)

Keyodhoo (Dhivehi: ކެޔޮދޫ) is one of the inhabited islands of Vaavu Atoll.

Geography[edit]

The island is 78.95 km (49 mi; 43 nmi) south of the country's capital, Malé.[2] The land area of the island is 11.9 ha (29 acres) in 2018.[3] The land area is up from about 7.3 ha (18 acres) in 2007.[4]

Demography[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006 510—    
2014 635+24.5%
2006-2014: Census populations
Source: [5]

Healthcare[edit]

Keyodhoo has a pharmacy.[6]

Transport[edit]

By 2003, a harbour had been built for the island.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Table PP5: Resident Population by sex, nationality and locality (administrative islands), 2014" (PDF). Population and Households Census 2014. National Bureau of Statistics. p. 35. Retrieved 6 August 2018. 
  2. ^ "Coordinate Distance Calculator". Boulter.com. Retrieved 6 August 2018. 
  3. ^ "Table 1.5 : Population, land area, population density and distance to Male' and atoll capitals, by locality" (PDF). National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 August 2018. 
  4. ^ "Keyodhoo". Ministry of Atolls Development. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. 
  5. ^ "Table 3.3: Total Maldivian Population by Islands" (PDF). National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 6 August 2018. 
  6. ^ "Panel of Medical Centers" (PDF). Allied Insurance Company. Retrieved 16 August 2018. 
  7. ^ "Socio-economic assessment and monitoring of coral reef resources at Vaavu atoll, Maldives" (PDF). Ministry of Fisheries, Agriculture and Marine Resources. p. 9. Retrieved 16 August 2018.