Anjouan

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Autonomous Island o Anjouan[1]
Île Autonome d'Anjouan[2][3]
Ndzuwani
The Comoros islands. Anjouan is the richtmaist island.
The Comoros islands. Anjouan is the richtmaist island.
Caipital Mutsamudu
Largest city caipital
Offeecial leids
Government Autonomous island
 -  President Moussa Toybou
Aurie
 -  Total 424 km2
163 sq mi 
 -  Watter (%) negligible
Population
 -  2006 estimate 277,500
 -  2003 census 259,100
Currency Comorian franc (KMF)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)
 -  Summer (DST) nae observed (UTC+3)
Cawin code +269
Internet TLD .km
a. Shindzuani dialect.

Anjouan (an aa kent as Ndzuwani or Nzwani, or, heestorically, as Johanna) is an autonomous island in the Indian Ocean that furms pairt o the Union o the Comoros. Its caipital is Mutsamudu an, as o 2006, its population is aroond 277,500. The tot aurie o the island is 424 square kilometers (163 square miles).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Translation of the French name. The English-language page on the former Not official website (retrieved on 30 March 2008; Archived copy at Internet Archive) gives the name as "Government of Anjouan" or simply "Anjouan."
  2. (French)Site non officiel de l'île autonome d'Anjouan (Former Not official site of the Autonomous Island of Anjouan). Retrieved on 30 March 2008. Archived copy at Internet Archive.
  3. (Inglis) Anjouan.net — Official