Outline of Mauritius

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The location of Mauritius

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Mauritius:

Mauritiussovereign island nation located in the southwest Indian Ocean about 900 kilometres (560 mi) east of Madagascar.[1] In addition to the Island of Mauritius, the republic includes the islands of St. Brandon, Rodrigues and the Agalega Islands. Mauritius is part of the Mascarene Islands, with the French island of Réunion 200 km (125 mi) to the southwest and the island of Rodrigues 570 km to the northeast.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Mauritius

Geography of Mauritius[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Mauritius

Environment of Mauritius[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Mauritius

Natural geographic features of Mauritius[edit]

Regions of Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Regions of Mauritius

Ecoregions of Mauritius[edit]

Administrative divisions of Mauritius[edit]

Districts of Mauritius[edit]
Towns of Mauritius[edit]

Demography of Mauritius[edit]

Government and politics of Mauritius[edit]

Politics of Mauritius

Branches of the government of Mauritius[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Mauritius[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Mauritius[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Mauritius[edit]

Foreign relations of Mauritius[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Mauritius is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Law of Mauritius

Military of Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Military of Mauritius

Local government in Mauritius[edit]

History of Mauritius[edit]

Culture of Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Culture of Mauritius

Art in Mauritius[edit]

  • Since 2009 there is an Opera Festival in Mauritius

Opera Mauritius and The Friends,

Sports in Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Sports in Mauritius

Economy and infrastructure of Mauritius[edit]

Main article: Economy of Mauritius

Education in Mauritius[edit]

See also[edit]

Main article: Mauritius


  1. ^ a b "Mauritius". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. 3 July 2009. Retrieved 23 July 2009. 
  2. ^ "Mauritius". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.
  3. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Mauritius