Mauritius Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Mauritius was recorded at 4.50 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius. Inflation Rate in Mauritius averaged 6.78 Percent from 1988 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 18.10 Percent in April of 1989 and a record low of -1 Percent in January of 1992. In Mauritius, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Mauritius Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
4.50 5.60 18.10 -1.00 3.64 | 2014/06 1988 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Mauritius Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-05-07 11:30 AM Mauritius
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2013 3.60% 3.60%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 107.70 2014-03-15 108.46 108.46 19.17 108.16 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 134.45 2013-12-15 134.90 134.90 67.70 136.00 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 4.50 2014-03-31 5.60 18.10 -1.00 3.64 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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Mauritius Inflation Rate at 4.50 Percent  
The inflation rate in Mauritius was recorded at 4.50 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Bank Lending Rate at 3.05 Percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Mauritius decreased to 3.05 percent in March of 2014 from 3.23 percent in February of 2014. Bank Lending Rate in Mauritius is reported by the Bank of Mauritius.
Mauritius Changes in Inventories at 3773.00 MUR Million  
Changes in Inventories in Mauritius decreased to 3773 MUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 4833 MUR Million in the third quarter of 2013. Changes in Inventories in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 107.70 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Mauritius decreased to 107.70 Index Points in March of 2014 from 108.46 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Consumer Spending at 75832.00 MUR Million  
Consumer Spending in Mauritius increased to 75832 MUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 67717 MUR Million in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Spending in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Employed Persons at 535.30  
The number of employed persons in Mauritius decreased to 535.30 in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 526200 in the third quarter of 2013. Employed Persons in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius External Debt at 23322.00 MUR Million  
External Debt in Mauritius decreased to 23322 MUR Million in 2008 from 26886 MUR Million in 2007. External Debt in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius GDP Constant Prices at 101114.00 MUR Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Mauritius increased to 101114 MUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 91055 MUR Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Government Budget Value at 375.20 MUR Million  
Mauritius recorded a government budget surplus of 375.20 MUR Million in 2008. Government Budget Value in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
Mauritius Government Spending at 13972.00 MUR Million  
Government Spending in Mauritius increased to 13972 MUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 13202 MUR Million in the third quarter of 2013. Government Spending in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.
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