Comoros is an archipelago country in the Indian Ocean, located off the eastern coast of Africa. It gained independence from France in 1975 and its capital and largest city is Moroni. The country has a federal presidential republic system of government and is divided into three islands: Grande Comore, Mohéli, and Anjouan.


Comoros was originally settled by Bantu-speaking people from the African mainland. Arab traders arrived in the 8th century and introduced Islam. The islands were colonized by the French in the late 19th century and gained independence in 1975.


Comoros is an archipelago located in the Indian Ocean off the eastern coast of Africa. It consists of four major islands: Grande Comore, Mohéli, Anjouan, and Mayotte. The country has a total area of 2,235 square kilometers.

Politics and Governance:

Comoros is a federal presidential republic. The president is both the head of state and government. The country is divided into three autonomous islands with their own presidents, assemblies, and governments.


Comoros has a limited infrastructure with only one international airport and a few paved roads. The country relies heavily on agriculture and fishing for its economy.


Comoros is one of the poorest countries in the world with a GDP per capita of only $1,200. The economy is heavily reliant on agriculture and fishing, with vanilla and ylang-ylang being the main cash crops.


Comoros has a population of approximately 850,000 people. The majority of the population is Sunni Muslim, and the official languages are Comorian, Arabic, and French.

Social Indicators:

Comoros has a low human development index (HDI) of 0.522, ranking 178th in the world. The country has a high infant mortality rate and low literacy rates.

Natural Resources:

Comoros has few natural resources, but it is known for its production of vanilla and ylang-ylang.


Comoros has limited access to technology, with only 6% of the population having access to the internet.

International Relations:

Comoros is a member of the African Union, the Arab League, and the United Nations.

Country Code: +269

Leading Newspaper:

32Comoros:La Gazette des Comores
33Comoros:Comores Infos

Albalad Comores


Comoros has not experienced any major terrorist attacks.

Capital: Moroni

Official Website

Name of Festival and Time:

Mwaka Kogwa, celebrated in July or August.

The Country: Comoros is known for its beautiful beaches, coral reefs, and diverse wildlife, including lemurs and coelacanths. It is also known for its traditional music, which incorporates African, Arab, and French influences.