Mauritius | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 35.37 Jul/15 35.41 27.75 : 35.67
Stock Market 1969 Index points Jul/15 1958 100 : 2171
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 12.62 USD Billion Dec/14 11.93 0.71 : 12.62
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 percent Mar/15 0.4 -1.7 : 6.1
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.7 percent Mar/15 3.7 -0.8 : 9.8
GDP Constant Prices 93962 MUR Million Mar/15 106389 24867 : 106389
GDP per capita 7117 USD Dec/14 6882 1855 : 7117
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 17961 MUR Million Mar/15 20790 5487 : 23500
GDP per capita PPP 17731 USD Dec/14 17146 7568 : 17731
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 8.7 percent Mar/15 7.54 2.7 : 19.7
Employed Persons 529 Thousand Mar/15 539 483 : 549
Unemployed Persons 50.3 Thousand Mar/15 44 35 : 56.1
Job Vacancies 3978 Dec/14 2488 1558 : 7285
Productivity 117 Index Points Dec/14 114 83.5 : 117
Wages 24654 MUR/Month Dec/14 23391 12600 : 24654
Labour Costs 129 Index Points Dec/14 126 81.87 : 129
Population 1.26 Million Dec/14 1.25 0.66 : 1.26
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.4 percent Jun/15 0.5 -1 : 18.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 107 Index Points Jun/15 107 19.17 : 111
Producer Prices 134 Index Points May/15 134 57.42 : 135
Food Inflation 1.1 percent May/15 7 -27.28 : 7.37
Core Inflation Rate 1.9 percent May/15 1.6 0.8 : 6.2
Export Prices 105 Index points Dec/14 106 49 : 110
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 4.65 percent Jul/15 4.65 4.65 : 9.25
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3980 USD Million Jun/15 3943 638 : 4052
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -15581 MUR Million Mar/15 -24143 -24143 : 560
Exports 23349 MUR Million Mar/15 24750 1407 : 25422
Imports 38930 MUR Million Mar/15 48893 1755 : 48893
Current Account -5938 MUR Billion Mar/15 -12806 -13484 : 3279
Current Account to GDP -8.9 percent Dec/13 -10.4 -13.3 : 6.4
External Debt 55846 MUR Million Mar/15 51319 6185 : 55846
Tourist Arrivals 65459 Jun/15 87067 38826 : 120784
Gold Reserves 8.9 Tonnes Mar/15 7.9 1.91 : 8.9
Terms Of Trade 88.6 Index points Dec/13 87.7 80.8 : 89
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.6 percent of GDP Dec/14 -3.5 -6.2 : -1.8
Government Debt to GDP 52.8 percent Dec/14 58.3 48.4 : 63.7
Government Budget Value -96.3 MUR Million Dec/14 10160 -6524 : 10160
Government Spending 13755 MUR Million Mar/15 14964 3739 : 14964
Credit Rating 65 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 87.9 Mar/15 82.5 77.5 : 111
Industrial Production 2.7 percent Mar/15 3.8 -2.9 : 6.77
Changes in Inventories 98 MUR Million Mar/15 6437 -5364 : 6476
Competitiveness Index 4.51 Points Dec/15 4.45 4.16 : 4.51
Competitiveness Rank 39 Dec/15 45 39 : 60
Corruption Index 54 Points Dec/14 52 41 : 57
Corruption Rank 47 Dec/14 52 33 : 54
Ease of Doing Business 28 Dec/14 20 17 : 28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 69320 MUR Million Mar/15 80150 16183 : 80150
Bank Lending Rate 8.5 percent May/15 8.5 8 : 13
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/15 15 15 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/14 15 15 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/15 15 15 : 15
Social Security Rate 9 percent Dec/15 9 9 : 9
Social Security Rate For Companies 6 percent Dec/15 6 6 : 6
Social Security Rate For Employees 3 percent Dec/15 3 3 : 3




Economic Indicators for Mauritius including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Mauritius economy. 7/29/2015