Mauritania | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 354.75 359 362 366 369 426 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.10 3.61 3.9 3.59 4 5.25 percent [+]
GDP 5.44 5.69 5.72 5.75 5.77 6.19 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 1338.19 1355 1360 1364 1368 1459 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 3693.54 3743 3758 3772 3787 4043 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 12.85 14.8 14.7 14.7 8.34 12.8 percent [+]
Population 4.07 4.03 4.05 4.07 4.09 4.53 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 2.60 2 1.7 1.5 1.1 2.5 percent [+]
Food Inflation 2.50 2.54 2.57 2.58 2.59 2.59 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 107.60 108 108 108 108 108 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 9.00 9 9 9 9 8.5 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 5.81 5.6 5.58 5.56 5.54 6.28 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade -79.64 -211 -172 -49.2 -211 -152 MRO Billion [+]
Exports 118.70 120 119 119 119 118 MRO Billion [+]
Imports 198.34 342 298 187 333 286 MRO Billion [+]
Current Account -308.60 -372 -387 -402 -430 -387 MRO Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -20.00 -27.66 -27.54 -27.43 -27.31 -32.26 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.37 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 Tonnes [+]
External Debt 3831.80 3830 3830 3829 3829 3824 Million USD [+]
Crude Oil Production 5.00 5 5 5 5 5 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.07 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 80.60 81.68 83.73 85.78 87.83 96.27 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.40 -3.52 -3.51 -3.51 -3.5 -3.5 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 142.80 154 152 150 149 145 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Industrial Production -1.10 3.74 1.42 -0.7 -0.47 -0.07 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 160.00 167 166 165 165 168 [+]
Corruption Index 31.00 29.35 29.12 28.89 28.66 28.2 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 112.00 119 118 118 117 122 [+]
Competitiveness Index 2.94 3.03 3.03 3.03 3.03 2.96 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 137.00 141 141 141 141 127 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 16.00 16 16 16 16 16 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00 1 1 1 1 1 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Mauritania including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Mauritania economy. 12/9/2016