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Comoros History and Culture

HISTORY Reached by the Arabs perhaps in 980, in the century. XVI the Comoros islands were visited several times by the Portuguese, but no permanent European settlements were made on them until the century. XIX, when in 1804 the island of Anjouan (Nzwani) was occupied by order of Napoleon. The other islands were occupied by… Read More »

Comoros Religion and Languages

Population According to Countryaah, Comoros has an average population density of 378 residents per km2. The majority of the population lives on Ngazidja and Nzwani. The country is little urbanized; 28 percent of the population live in cities, of which the capital Moroni on Ngazidja and Mutsamudu on Nzwani are the largest. The islands were… Read More »