Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Mauritania expanded 6.70 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritania averaged 3.94 Percent from 1993 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 11.40 Percent in 2006 and a record low of -4 Percent in 1997. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritania is reported by the Central Bank of Mauritania.


Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.70 7.00 11.40 -4.00 1993 - 2013 Percent Yearly
Mauritania is a poor African country, where more than half of population rely on livestock and drought-prone subsistence agriculture. Mauritania’s economy depends on iron ore exports and foreign assistance. A rich coastal fauna, an expanding mining industry and recently found oil reserves led Mauritania’s recent economic expansion. However, presence of active terrorist groups in the region and unstable government are Mauritania’s major obstacles to growth. This page provides - Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 4.16 3.96 4.16 0.09 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.70 7.00 11.40 -4.00 Percent [+]
GDP per capita 858.96 824.91 858.96 501.00 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 2243.59 2138.34 2243.59 1651.11 USD [+]

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