flag of Mauritania
National Flag

Country name: Mauritania

Type of Government: Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Senegal Liberia Ivory Coast Ghana Nigeria Burkina Faso Togo Guinea-Bissau Benin Sierra Leone Gambia Guinea Niger Mali Saint Helena Cape Verde

Continent/Sub-continent: Africa Western Africa

Neighbourhood Continents: Oceania Americas Asia Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Eastern Africa Northern Africa Middle Africa Southern Africa

National Currency: MRO Ouguiya

Country information for Mauritania with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 1,030,700 (1.03M) Sq.Kms.
640,447 (640K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 31.30/1,000 Population
Death Rate 8.2/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 62.60 Years
Population 3,205,060 (3.2M)
Capital Nouakchott
CoastLine 754 (754) Kms.
ISO Code MR
ISO (num) Code 478
ISO Code MRT
FIPS Code MR
Currency MRO Ouguiya
Dialing Prefix +222
Goverment Form Presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Regions

Languages

1 Afro-Asiatic - Arabic
2 Indo-European - French
3 Niger–Congo - Wolof