Mauritius Unemployment Rate 1983-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Mauritius decreased to 7.60 percent in the third quarter of 2014 from 7.77 percent in the second quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Mauritius averaged 7.63 percent from 1983 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 19.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 1983 and a record low of 2.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 1991. Unemployment Rate in Mauritius is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Mauritius.

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Mauritius Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.60 7.77 19.70 2.70 1983 - 2014 percent Quarterly
In Mauritius, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Mauritius Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Mauritius Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, December 22, 2014.

Mauritius Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.60 7.77 19.70 2.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 527.90 523.20 549.30 482.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 44.50 45.30 56.10 35.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 2488.00 3050.00 7285.00 1558.00 [+]
Productivity 114.50 114.30 114.50 83.50 Index Points [+]
Wages 23391.00 21132.00 126000.00 13400.00 MUR [+]
Labour Costs 127.70 118.60 148.20 87.10 Index Points [+]
Population 1.30 1.29 1.30 0.66 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.80 Nov/14 4.70 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.53 Nov/14 4.78 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]