Flag Colors & DescriptionThe flag of Mauritius consists of four equal horizontal bands of red (top), blue, yellow, and green.
Population: 1,240,827 (July 2006 estimate) (growth rate): 0.82% (2006 estimate)
Gdp: $16.72 billion (2006 estimate) (per capita): $13,500 (2006 estimate)
Creole 80.5%, Bhojpuri 12.1%, French 3.4%, English (official; spoken by less than 1% of the population), other 3.7%, unspecified 0.3% (2000 census)
Capital: Port Louis
Government type: parliamentary democracy
Natural Resources: arable land, fish