Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Stock Market (points) 1621.92 1603 1590 1578 1565 1540
Currency 40.20 40.39 40.58 40.77 40.96 41.34

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -4.20 1.6 1.3 1.7 1.7 0.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -10.90 20 8.5 7.5 3.3 7
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.40 15 14.2 12 11.6 9.5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.00 1.6 1.8 2.5 2.3 2.8
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.5 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -8215.00 -10200 -6700 -10600 -10600 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -14800.00 -7000 -8500 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.50 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5.3
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 66 66 66 66 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -4
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -4.20 1.6 1.3 1.7 1.7 0.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -10.90 20 8.5 7.5 3.3 7
GDP (USD Billion) 14.18 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 14.3
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 121000.00 121038 100657 148302 115865 123975
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 25703.00 22270 9053 27615 24665 26391
GDP per capita (USD) 10949.20 9500 9500 9500 9500 10800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 22989.30 21200 21200 21200 21200 21980
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 6138.00 4876 660 6024 5804 6210
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 15375.00 10953 8670 18878 13806 14773
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 314.00 215 176 344 329 352
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 6064.00 6835 3458 7940 6196 6630
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1728.00 1802 1478 2284 1544 1652

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.40 15 14.2 12 11.6 9.5
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 41.90 40.5 40.5 43 43 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 549.90 554 554 560 560 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 31856.00 31800 31800 32400 32400 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.3 1.3 1.31
Employment Rate (%) 92.92 93 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 125.40 120 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 1.00 1.6 1.8 2.5 2.3 2.8
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 108.54 107 108 109 111 112
Core Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 3 2.5 2 2 1.8
Producer Prices (points) 117.70 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) -1.60 2.8 3 3 4 4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.60 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3
CPI Transportation (points) 107.52 106 108 110 110 113

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.5 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.70 3.35 3.35 2.85 3.2 3.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.5 6.5 8.25 6.35 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1732317.40 1647000 1647000 1646500 1646500 1638000
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 412751.50 315000 315000 320000 320000 325000

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -8215.00 -10200 -6700 -10600 -10600 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -14800.00 -7000 -8500 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.50 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5.3
Imports (MUR Million) 13514.00 14000 14000 16000 16000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 5299.00 6000 6000 6300 6300 6700
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 243.00 370 250 450 700 2000
Tourist Arrivals 311.00 520 600 1000 3000 5200
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 21337.00 18600 18600 19000 19000 19000

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 66 66 66 66 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -4
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) -3129.00 -486 -486 -489 -489 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 20096.00 19276 26566 20988 19525 20892
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.70 23 23 26 26 26

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Social Security Rate (%) 9.00 9 9 9 9 9
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 6.00 6 6 6 6 6
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 3.00 3 3 3 3 3

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Industrial Production (%) -11.50 -3 0.8 1.6 2 1.8

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 99648.00 86732 62124 114255 91808 98235
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.5 6.5 8.25 6.35 6.35


This page has economic forecasts for Mauritius including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Mauritius economy.