Department of Réunion


           The Flag of France
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Population: approximately 800,000

            Scenic Reunion

 

Geography:

  • Total area: 2512 sq km, about the size of Luxembourg
  • La Réunion island an overseas département of France in the western Indian Ocean. Located about 420 miles east of Madagascar and 110 miles southwest of Mauritius.
  • Similar to the island of Hawaii insofar as both are located above hot-spots in the earth’s crust

Religious Diversity

  • 86.96% Christian
  • 6.42% Hindu
  • 4.05% Muslim
  • 2.49% Non-religious
  • 0.08% Baha’i

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