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Comoros

Comoros
  • Capital

    Capital

    Moroni

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:20

  • Population

    Population

    806 153

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +269

  • Currency

    Currency

    Fr KMF (franc)

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Comoros

Comoros
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Moroni

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:20

  • Population

    Population

    806 153

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +269

  • Currency

    Currency

    Fr KMF (franc)

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.47 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    900mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    2 170 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    10%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    20%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    71%

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    26 000

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Antalote
    Cafre
    Makoa

  • Religion

    Religion

    Sunni Muslim - 98 %
    Roman Catholic - 2 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    49.2%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Arabic
    French
    Shikomoro

  • Murders

    Murders

    8 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    0.2 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    23.1%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    9.9%

  • Malaria

    Malaria

    5%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    35 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    fishing, tourism, perfume distillation

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    vanilla, cloves, ylang-ylang (perfume essence), copra, coconuts, bananas, cassava (manioc)

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    46%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    154kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    158 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    5

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What not to do when visiting Comoros

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t wear a beachwear or shorts/short sleeves outside the beach.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t show off same-sex relations or affection - it’s illegal and criminalised.

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Social Events

Don’t be surprised with a different man-woman position - a woman may not go out without a head veil. The wife eats in the kitchen with the children, and the husband eats at the dinner table or in the living room, where he may invite a parent or friend.

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Did you know

Did you know?

The capital of Comoros, Moroni, is located at the foot of an active volcano.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t underestimate the sea power - currents can be strong and rip tides occur on some beaches. Be aware of jellyfish, coral and sea urchins when in water.

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Tell us your experience

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Business & Communication

Don’t take pictures of government buildings, military installations or other key infrastructures like ports, train stations or airports.

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