Mauritius - Rodrigues
Rodrigues is the smallest of the three islands of the archipelago of the Mascarene Islands .
Originally volcanic, the island is located 560 km east of Mauritius, almost alone in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Covering an area of 109 square kilometers, it is 18 km long and 8 wide and has the distinction of having a lagoon with an area twice the land area.
It is part of the Republic of Mauritius and enjoys a status of autonomy since 12 October 2002 .
Its inhabitants are called Rodriguais. Their main language is Rodriguan creole. French is also utilized while English, the official language of the Republic, is rarely used except in educational institutions as the language of instruction.
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