Réunion

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Map of Réunion
  • Status: Overseas Department
  • Prefect: Pierre-Henry Maccioni (2006)
  • Land area: 968 sq mi (2,507 sq km); total area: 972 sq mi (2,517 sq km)
  • Population (2006 est.): 787,584 (growth rate: 1.3%); birth rate: 18.9/1000; infant mortality rate: 7.6/1000; life expectancy: 74.2; density per sq mi: 816
  • Capital and largest city (2003 est.): Saint-Denis, 142,600
  • Other large cities: Saint-Paul, 95,100; Saint-Pierre, 74,700; Le Tampon, 65,400
  • Monetary unit: Franc
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