މޮރިޓާނިއާ

ވިކިޕީޑިއާ އިން
ފުންމަވާ: ސަމުގާ, ހޯއްދަވާ
Islamic Republic of Mauritania
الجمهورية الإسلامية الموريتانية
Al-Jumhūriyyah al-Islāmiyyah al-Mūrītāniyyah
Republik bu Lislaamu bu Gànnaar
République Islamique de Mauritanie
Motto شرف إخاء عدل   (Arabic) (English: Honor, Fraternity, Justice)
AnthemKoon Lililahi Nassira
Capital
(and largest city)
Nouakchott
18°09′N 15°58′W / 18.15°N 15.967°W / 18.15; -15.967
Official languages Arabic1
Demonym Mauritanian
Government Islamic republic2
 -  President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz
 -  Prime Minister Moulaye Ould Mohamed Laghdaf
Independence from France 
 -  Date 28 November 1960 
Area
 -  Total 1,030,700 km2 (29th)
397,954 sq mi 
 -  Water (%) 0.03
Population
 -  2009 estimate 3,291,000[1] (135th)
 -  1988 census 1,864,236[2] 
 -  Density 3.2/km2 (221st)
8.2/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2008 estimate
 -  Total $6.232 billion[3] 
 -  Per capita $2,055[3] 
GDP (nominal) 2008 estimate
 -  Total $3.161 billion[3] 
 -  Per capita $1,042[3] 
Gini (2000) 39 (medium
HDI (2007) Green Arrow Up Darker.svg 0.520[4] (medium) (154th)
Currency Ouguiya (MRO)
Time zone (UTC+0)
 -  Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+0)
Drives on the right
Internet TLD .mr
Calling code 222
1According to article 6 of Constitution: The national languages are Arabic, Pular, Soninke, and Wolof; the official language is Arabic
2Not recognized internationally. Deposed leaders President Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi and Prime Minister Yahya Ould Ahmed El Waghef no longer have power as they were arrested by military forces.


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