Africa

Reunion profile

  • 23 May 2013
  • From the section Africa
  • Territory: Reunion
  • Status: French overseas territory
  • Territory: Reunion
  • Status: French overseas territory
  • Population: 865,000 (UN, 2012)
  • Capital: Saint-Denis
  • Area: 2,507 sq km (968 sq miles)
  • Major languages: French (official), Creole
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 74 years (men), 82 years (women)
  • Monetary unit: euro
  • Main exports: Sugar, rum
  • GNI per capita: N/A
  • Internet domain: .re
  • International dialling code: +262