222 is the country code for Mauritania.
Nouakchott is the capital city of Mauritania.
How to Call Mauritania from Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
To call a telephone number in Mauritania from Dubai (United Arab Emirates):
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Mauritania - 222.
- Dial the subscriber number.
Landlines in Mauritania
Landline/fixed telephone numbers in Mauritania are 8 digits long. The first 2 to 4 digits indicate the geographical location of the subscriber. The first digit is either 2 or 4, and the second digit is always 5.
For example, in the Mauritania numbers:
- 45XXXXXX – 45 indicates the subscriber is located in Nouakchott
- 4574XXXX – 4574 indicates the subscriber is located in Nouadhibou
To call a landline number in Mauritania from overseas, dial the international call prefix (00/+), the country code for Mauritania (222), then the subscriber number e.g. for a number in Nouakchott dial 00-222-45XXXXXX or +222-45XXXXXX.
Mobile Telephone Numbers in Mauritania
Mobile phone numbers in Mauritania are 8 digits long. The first digit is 2, 3, or 4. The second digit can be any number but not 5.
To call a mobile phone number in Mauritania from abroad, dial the international exit call prefix (00/+), the Mauritania country code (222), and then the subscriber number e.g. 00-222-XXXXXXXX or +222-XXXXXXXX.
When telephoning Mauritania from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), please note the time difference between the UAE and Mauritania.
The time now in Mauritani is . The date is .
The current time in the United Arab Emirates is . The date is .
The time difference between Mauritania and UAE is 4 hours.
The currency of Mauritania is the Mauritanian ouguiya (MRU).
Exchange rates between the Mauritanian ouguiya and the UAE dirham (MRU to AED, AED to MRU) are:
- 1 Mauritanian ouguiya (MRU) = 0.101 AED
- 1 UAE dirham (AED) = 9.876 MRU
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Mauritania in recent years is:
- 2018 - 4,403,319
- 2017 - 4,282,574
- 2016 - 4,163,534
- 2015 - 4,046,301
- 2014 - 3,930,896
- 2013 - 3,817,494
- 2012 - 3,706,554
- 2011 - 3,598,648
- 2010 - 3,494,195
- 2009 - 3,393,409
- 2008 - 3,296,238
- 2007 - 3,202,517
- 2006 - 3,111,906
- 2005 - 3,024,194
- 2004 - 2,939,247
- 2003 - 2,857,148
- 2002 - 2,778,099
- 2001 - 2,702,400
- 2000 - 2,630,219
- 1999 - 2,561,585
- 1998 - 2,496,216
Mauritania can be seen on the map below.