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Capital:Moroni
Area:2,170 km²
Population:690,948 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Arabic (official), French (official), Shikomoro (a blend of Swahili and Arabic).
Religion(s):Sunni Muslim - 98%, Roman Catholic - 2%.
Ethnic Group(s):Antalote, Cafre, Makoa, Oimatsaha, Sakalava.