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Anjouan

Île Autonome d'Anjouan
Ndzuwani
Autonomous Island of the Union of the Comoros
Autonomous Island of Anjouan
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Anjouan is the rightmost island of the Comoros islands.
Anjouan is the rightmost island of the Comoros islands.
Country Comoros
Capital Mutsamudu
Government
 • Type Autonomous Island within a federal presidential republic
Area
 • Total 424 km2 (164 sq mi)
Population
 (2003)
 • Total 259,100
 • Estimate 
(2006)
277,500
 • Density 611.1/km2 (1,582.7/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+03:00 (EAT)

Anjouan is an island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa. It is part of the Comoros nation. Its chief town is Mutsamudu.

It has also been known by the names: Ndzuwani or Nzwani, and historically as Johanna or Hinzuan.

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