Demographics of Mauritania

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsMuslim (official) 100%
Ethnic groupsmixed Moor/black 40%, Moor 30%, black 30%
Demographics
Total fertility rate4.22 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence4.97 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index40.5 41.3 39.0
Intentional homicides5.00 per 100,000 people (2012)
Total Population3.52 Million (2014)3.44 Million (2013)3.36 Million (2012)
Total Population of Mauritania
Population Growth2.26 % (2014)2.29 % (2013)2.32 % (2012)
Population Growth of Mauritania
Land per Capita0.30 Square kilometer per capita
Population density3.41 capita per square kilometer (2014)3.34 capita per square kilometer (2013)3.26 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Mauritania
Technology and Infrastructure
Mobile cellular subscriptions103 per 100 people (2013)106 per 100 people (2012)89.5 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Mauritania
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers0.19 per 100 people (2013)0.18 per 100 people (2012)0.17 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Mauritania
Internet users6.20 per 100 people (2013)5.37 per 100 people (2012)4.50 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Mauritania