Businesses in Port Louis

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 24.7%
 Professional Services: 14.5%
 Industry: 10%
 Restaurants: 7.8%
 Other: 43.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair544.01.2
New car dealers1034.02.3
Beauty salons554.31.2
Public administration663.51.5
Banks664.01.5
Loan companies823.81.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets833.81.8
Travel agencies813.91.8
Travel and transportation803.81.8
Construction of buildings913.82.0
Other transport activities694.11.5
Transportation logistics474.41.0
Wholesale of machinery504.01.1
Health and medical1744.23.8
Accountants444.51.0
Advertising and marketing594.21.3
Corporate management994.22.2
Lawyers legal1203.92.6
Legal and financial733.81.6
Mosques524.51.1
Chinese restaurants514.01.1
Clothing stores1203.92.6
Department stores664.11.5
Electronics stores1264.12.8
Furniture stores433.90.9
Hardware stores1084.12.4
Household appliances and goods763.81.7
Jewelers and watches444.41.0
Office supplies and stationery stores1094.12.4
Pharmacies and drug stores554.21.2
Retail of textiles573.81.3
Shopping other564.11.2
Area of Port Louis, Port Louis District46.7 km²
Population45,493
Male Population23,149 (50.9%)
Female Population22,344 (49.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -2.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -7.7%
Median Age30.8
Male Median Age30.5
Female Median Age31.2
NeighborhoodsCamp Chapelon, Camp Yoloff, Cassis, City Center, Le Hochet, Les Pailles, Les Salines, Pointe aux Sables, Riche Terre, Ward 4
Local TimeTuesday 11:55 AM
TimezoneMauritius Standard Time
Lat & Lng-20.16194° / 57.49889°

Port Louis, Port Louis District - Map

Port Louis, Port Louis District Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population46,50048,10449,31245,493
Population Density995.7 / km²1,030 / km²1,055 / km²974.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Port Louis Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 7.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Port Louis, Port Louis District-2.2%-5.4%-7.7%
Port Louis City-2.2%-5.4%-7.7%
Mauritius+42.4%+20.6%+7.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Port Louis, Port Louis District Median Age

Median Age: 30.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Port Louis, Port Louis District30.8 years31.2 years30.5 years
Port Louis City30.8 years31.2 years30.5 years
Mauritius31.3 years31.5 years31.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Port Louis, Port Louis District Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5151,5073,022
5-91,8201,7523,573
10-141,9561,8763,832
15-192,0282,0604,089
20-242,0891,8503,940
25-291,9741,6893,663
30-342,0151,8163,832
35-391,6581,5643,223
40-441,6081,5823,191
45-492,0102,0604,070
50-541,8541,7293,583
55-591,4511,6323,083
60-641,1711,2272,398
65-69000
70-74000
75-79000
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Port Louis, Port Louis District Population Density

Population Density: 974.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Port Louis, Port Louis District45,49346.7 km²974.2 / km²
Port Louis City45,49315.3 km²2,975 / km²
Mauritius1.2 million2,029.7 km²594.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Port Louis, Port Louis District Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1800 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Port Louis
 Camp Yoloff: 8.9%
 Camp Chapelon: 7.7%
 City Center: 7.5%
 Les Salines: 7%
 Les Pailles: 6.4%
 Le Hochet: 5.4%
 Other: 57%

Business distribution by price for Port Louis, Port Louis District

 Inexpensive: 63.2%
 Moderate: 30.3%
 Expensive: 4.7%
 Very Expensive: 1.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Port Louis, Port Louis District CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Port Louis, Port Louis District278,020 t6.11 t5,953 t/km²
Port Louis City278,020 t6.11 t18,185 t/km²
Mauritius6,873,452 t5.7 t3,386 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Port Louis, Port Louis District CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)278,020 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita6.11 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)5,953 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.

Port Louis, Port Louis District

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