Mayotte is a region of the France
Poverty, poor education
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT
French Schools, limited postsecondary training.
Students seeking more advanced skills go to the island of Réunion. Those pursuing University degrees go to France.
INDUSTRY & TRADE
Ylang-ylang (perfume essence), vanilla, copra, coconuts, coffee, cinnamon
Food, machinery and equipment, transportation equipment, metals, chemicals
Lobster, shrimp, construction
Comorian, Swahili, French, Makua
194,000 (2009 estimate)
GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE
Tropical and warm all year long
(Mayotte is an island of the coast ofMadagascar)
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