Interesting Statistics for Mauritius

Demographics

  • Ethnic groups : Indo-Mauritian ( approximately two thirds of the total population), Creole, Sino-Mauritian, Franco-Mauritian
  • Religions: Hindu 48.5%, Roman Catholic 26.3%, Muslim 17.3%, other Christian 6.4%, other 0.6%, none 0.7%, unspecified 0.1% (2011 est.
  • Languages : Creole 86.5%, Bhojpuri 5.3%, French 4.1%, two languages 1.4%, other 2.6% (includes English, the official language of the National Assembly, which is spoken by less than 1% of the population), unspecified 0.1% (2011 est.)