Reunion
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REUREUREREURE.re638?FRAEUR978262+4

EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
ITU code : International Communication Union.
FIPS code (FIPS 10-4) : intended for general use throughout the US Government.
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Reunion - Physical geography

Area : 2 512 Km2
Water : 0.4 %
Lands under cultivation : 19 %
Wild pasture lands : 5 %
Forests : 36 %

Min. Height : 0 m (Indian Ocean)
Max. Height : 3069 m (Piton des Neiges)


Reunion - Climate
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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Saint-Denis
Rainfall (mm) in Saint-Denis
(Average values for each month)


Reunion - People
Nationality : Reunionese
Main language(s) : French, Creole

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Population (2005) : 774 000 people
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Density : 308 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 2.5 children / woman
Life expectancy : 76 years
Urban population : 69 %

Main cities :
132 000 people Saint-Denis (capital)
88 000 people Saint-Paul
70 000 people Saint-Pierre
61 000 people Le Tampon
44 000 people Saint-Louis
44 000 people Saint-André
39 000 people Le Port
32 000 people Saint-Benoit


Reunion - Economy
Currency : Euro (EUR) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 1.22 US$

GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 6 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 7752 dollars


Reunion - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES :
- Sugar-cane
- Vanilla
- Spiny lobsters
- Fishes
OTHER RESOURCES & PRODUCTS (world rank 1999) :
- Rum (1)
RECORDS :
- Greatest recorded rainfalls for 24 hours in the world = 183 cm (Foc-foc, 1966-Jan.7-8).


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