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

Unemployment Rate in Mauritius decreased to 8 percent in the first quarter of 2014 from 8.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. 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.

   
 
 

Mauritius Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.00 8.20 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, October 20, 2014.

Mauritius Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.00 8.20 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 [+]