Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Stock Market (points) 2110.98 2081 2052 2023 1994 1939
Currency 42.60 42.97 43.34 43.71 44.08 44.85

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -2.60 1.7 1.2 1.5 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 18.80 5.5 3.8 5 6 6
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.50 9 8.6 8.3 8 8
Inflation Rate (%) 5.40 3.8 3.5 3 2.6 3
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -10478.00 -9700 -9700 -9700 -9700 -9300
Current Account (MUR Million) -18450.00 -8500 -8500 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -10.10 -14 -7 -7 -7 -7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 73.40 70 67 67 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) -13.60 -11 -6 -6 -6 -6
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -2.60 1.7 1.2 1.5 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 18.80 5.5 3.8 5 6 6
GDP (USD Billion) 10.91 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 14.3
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 99939.00 148302 127807 110680 104936 135475
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 17444.00 27117 22920 18316 18491 28744
GDP per capita (USD) 9272.84 9500 9500 9500 9500 10800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 19469.52 21200 21200 21200 21200 21980
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 3527.00 6024 6345 5068 3703 6725
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 11993.00 16221 10152 12593 12713 17194
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 288.00 344 331 223 302 351
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 3672.00 6399 5864 3856 3892 6782
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1346.00 2284 1694 1819 1413 1796

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.50 9 8.6 8.3 8 8
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 54.80 43 43 43 43 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 466.60 560 560 560 560 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 31856.00 32400 32400 32400 32400 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.31
Employment Rate (%) 89.50 93 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 122.90 120 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 5.40 3.8 3.5 3 2.6 3
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 111.73 110 112 115 115 113
Core Inflation Rate (%) 4.60 5 4.6 4.3 4 3.5
Producer Prices (points) 126.60 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 7.70 5 4 4 3.5 4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.10 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
CPI Transportation (points) 113.54 114 115 115 115 116

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.70 2.85 1.7 1.2 1.2 1.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 8.25 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1910640.50 1646500 1646500 1646500 1646500 1638000
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 473387.34 320000 320000 320000 320000 325000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -10478.00 -9700 -9700 -9700 -9700 -9300
Current Account (MUR Million) -18450.00 -8500 -8500 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -10.10 -14 -7 -7 -7 -7
Imports (MUR Million) 17591.00 16000 16000 16000 16000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 7113.00 6300 6300 6300 6300 6700
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 160.00 400 200 500 700 1000
Tourist Arrivals 2494.00 2000 1750 3000 3200 4000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 9080.00 19000 19000 19000 19000 19000

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 73.40 70 67 67 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) -13.60 -11 -6 -6 -6 -6
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) -1516.00 -489 -489 -489 -489 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 21674.00 21201 19281 22758 22974 22473
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 19.00 26 26 26 26 26

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 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 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Industrial Production (%) 45.90 1.6 2 2 2 1.8

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 64818.00 105129 84236 68059 68707 111436
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35 6.35


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