Mauritius | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 35.23 Jul/15 32.65 27.75 : 35.21
Stock Market 1973 Index points Jul/15 1981 100 : 2171
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 11.94 USD Billion Dec/13 11.44 0.71 : 11.94
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 106551 MUR Million Dec/14 95425 24867 : 106551
GDP per capita 6679 USD Dec/13 6498 1855 : 6679
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 20790 MUR Million Dec/14 17925 5487 : 23500
GDP per capita PPP 16652 USD Dec/13 16200 7573 : 16652
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 3978 1558 : 7285
Productivity 117 Index Points Dec/14 117 83.5 : 117
Wages 24654 MUR/Month Dec/14 23391 12600 : 24654
Labour Costs 129 Index Points Dec/14 129 81.87 : 129
Population 1.26 Million Dec/14 1.25 0.66 : 1.26
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.5 percent May/15 2.1 -1 : 18.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 107 Index Points May/15 110 19.17 : 111
Producer Prices 134 Index Points Apr/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
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 4.65 percent May/15 4.65 4.65 : 9.25
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3943 USD Million May/15 3922 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 : 25432
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 23322 MUR Million Dec/08 23322 6185 : 30610
Tourist Arrivals 130539 Mar/15 116454 54924 : 157337
Gold Reserves 8.9 Tonnes Mar/15 7.9 1.91 : 8.9
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.6 percent of GDP Dec/14 -3.5 -6.2 : -1.8
Government Debt to GDP 58.1 percent Dec/13 57.6 48.4 : 63.7
Government Budget Value -96.3 MUR Million Dec/14 10160 -6524 : 10160
Government Spending 14964 MUR Million Dec/14 13888 3739 : 14964
Credit Rating 65 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 87.9 Mar/15 82.5 77.5 : 111
Industrial Production 3.8 percent Dec/14 2.6 -2.9 : 6.77
Changes in Inventories 2312 MUR Million Dec/14 3152 -5364 : 5371
Competitiveness Index 4.51 Points Jun/15 4.45 4.16 : 4.51
Competitiveness Rank 39 Jun/15 45 39 : 60
Corruption Index 54 Points Jun/14 52 41 : 57
Corruption Rank 47 Jun/14 52 33 : 54
Ease of Doing Business 28 Dec/14 20 17 : 28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 80150 MUR Million Dec/14 71578 16183 : 80150
Bank Lending Rate 8.5 percent Apr/15 8.5 8 : 13
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 15 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/14 15 15 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 15 : 15
Social Security Rate 9 percent Jan/15 9 9 : 9
Social Security Rate For Companies 6 percent Jan/15 6 6 : 6
Social Security Rate For Employees 3 percent Jan/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. 7/2/2015