Maduvvaree (Meemu Atoll)

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Maduvvaree
Inhabited island
Maduvvaree is located in Maldives
Maduvvaree
Maduvvaree
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 03°06′20″N 73°34′25″E / 3.10556°N 73.57361°E / 3.10556; 73.57361Coordinates: 03°06′20″N 73°34′25″E / 3.10556°N 73.57361°E / 3.10556; 73.57361
Country Maldives
Administrative atoll Meemu Atoll
Distance to Malé 118.51 km (73.64 mi)
Dimensions
 • Length 0.375 km (0.233 mi)
 • Width 0.150 km (0.093 mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 369 (including foreigners)
Time zone UTC+05:00 (MST)

Maduvvaree (Dhivehi: މަޑުއްވަރީ) or Maduvvari is one of the inhabited islands of Meemu Atoll.

Geography[edit]

The island is 118.51 km (74 mi; 64 nmi) south of the country's capital, Malé.[2] The land area of the island is 8.4 ha (21 acres) in 2018.[3] The island was described as having an area of 3.1 ha (7.7 acres) in 2007.[4] In 2008, at 3.7 ha (9.1 acres), it was the smallest inhabited island in the Maldives.[5]

Demography[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006 408—    
2014 350−14.2%
2006-2014: Census populations
Source: [6]

Healthcare[edit]

Maduvvari has a pharmacy.[7]

Utilities[edit]

There is an 80 kW (110 hp) generator to provide electricity for the island.[8]

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 7 August 2018. 
  2. ^ "Coordinate Distance Calculator". Boulter.com. Retrieved 7 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 14 August 2018. 
  4. ^ "Maduvvaree". Ministry of Atolls Development. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. 
  5. ^ "Maldives - Key Indicators 2008" (PDF). Ministry of Planning and National Development. Retrieved 7 August 2018. 
  6. ^ "Table 3.3: Total Maldivian Population by Islands" (PDF). National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 7 August 2018. 
  7. ^ "Panel of Medical Centers" (PDF). Allied Insurance Company. Retrieved 16 August 2018. 
  8. ^ "Electricity outage forces Maduvvari to a standstill". Sun.mv. 19 March 2018. Retrieved 17 August 2018.