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Statistics for Mauritius

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Area & Population
Total Land Area (000 ha) 1999202
Total Population ('000) 19991,150
Population Density (population/sq km) 1999566.5
Population Growth Rate (%) 1995-20000.8
Rural Population (%) 199958.9
Economic Indicators
GDP per capita (US$) 19973,796
Annual growth rate (%) 19975.0
Forest Stats
Total Forest Area ('000 ha) 200016
Forest area (% of total land area) 20007.9
Forest Area per capita (ha) 2000n.s.
Forest Plantations ('000 ha) 200013
Forest Change ('000 ha) 1990-2000n.s.
Forest Area Annual rate of change (%) 1990-2000-0.6

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