Thulusdhoo (Kaafu Atoll)

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Thulusdhoo
Inhabited island
Thulusdhoo is located in Maldives
Thulusdhoo
Thulusdhoo
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 04°22′22″N 73°38′56″E / 4.37278°N 73.64889°E / 4.37278; 73.64889Coordinates: 04°22′22″N 73°38′56″E / 4.37278°N 73.64889°E / 4.37278; 73.64889
Country Maldives
Administrative atoll Kaafu Atoll
Distance to Malé 26.81 km (16.66 mi)
Dimensions
 • Length 1.580 km (0.982 mi)
 • Width 0.650 km (0.404 mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 1,408 (including foreigners)
Time zone MST (UTC+05:00)

Thulusdhoo (Dhivehi:ތުލުސްދޫ) is the capital of Kaafu Atoll. The island supports a population of 1900. The island is popular for its surf points.

Geography[edit]

The island is 26.81 km (17 mi; 14 nmi) northeast of the country's capital, Malé.[2]

Demography[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006 1,148—    
2014 1,133−1.3%
2006-2014: Census populations
Source: [3]

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. 34. Retrieved 7 August 2018. 
  2. ^ "Coordinate Distance Calculator". Boulter.com. Retrieved 7 August 2018. 
  3. ^ "Table 3.3: Total Maldivian Population by Islands" (PDF). National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 7 August 2018.