The economy of Mauritius grew 3.3 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2018, slowing vs a downwardly revised 3.6 percent expansion in the previous period. It was the weakest growth rate since the second quarter of 2015, mainly due to a contraction in manufacturing (-0.7 percent vs 0.4 percent in Q2). Also, output growth slowed for financial & insurance activities (5 percent vs 5.5 percent); transportation & storage (3.3 percent vs 3.5 percent); real estate (2.7 percent vs 3.5 percent); information & communication (5.3 percent vs 5.6 percent); public administration & defence (2.1 percent vs 3.8 percent) and construction (8.5 percent vs 9.8 percent). Meanwhile, agriculture, forestry & fishing shrank less (-0.4 percent vs -4.3 percent) and output rose further for mining & quarrying (3 percent vs 2.9 percent); wholesale & retail trade (3.7 percent vs 3.4 percent) and accommodation & food service (4 percent vs 1.5 percent). On a quarterly basis, the economy advanced 1 percent. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritius averaged 3.89 percent from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 9.80 percent in the first quarter of 2003 and a record low of -0.80 percent in the first quarter of 2005.

GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritius is expected to be 4.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritius to stand at 3.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mauritius GDP Annual Growth Rate is projected to trend around 4.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-03-30 12:30 PM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.8% 3.5% 3.9%
2018-06-29 10:40 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 4% 3.8% 3.8%
2018-09-28 07:30 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.7% 4.1% 3.7%
2018-12-26 11:00 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.3% 3.6% 3.8%
2019-03-29 12:30 PM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.3% 3.8%
2019-06-28 10:40 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 4.0%
2019-09-30 07:30 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.7%


Mauritius GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Growth Rate 1.00 0.30 6.10 -1.70 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.30 3.60 9.80 -0.80 percent [+]
GDP 13.34 12.23 13.34 0.71 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 118414.00 120441.00 124874.00 24867.40 MUR Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24629.00 21131.00 24629.00 5487.20 MUR Million [+]
GDP per capita 10186.10 9822.00 10186.10 2264.90 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 20292.74 19567.50 20292.74 7386.80 USD [+]
GDP From Construction 5375.00 4506.00 5664.00 2126.00 MUR million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 14548.00 13268.00 16963.00 7321.00 MUR million [+]
GDP From Mining 275.00 269.00 348.00 162.00 MUR million [+]
GDP From Transport 6906.00 6537.00 6906.00 3173.00 MUR million [+]
GDP From Utilities 2046.00 1988.00 2220.00 566.00 MUR million [+]


Mauritius GDP Annual Growth Rate

The services sector is the largest sector of the Mauritius' economy and accounts for 76 percent of total GDP. Within services, the most important sub-sectors are: wholesale and retail trade (12 percent), financial and insurance activities (12 percent), accommodation and food services activities (7 percent); transportation and storage (6 percent); real estate and public administration and defense (6 percent); and compulsory social security (6 percent). Also, industry contributes 20 percent to the GDP, with manufacturing (13 percent) and construction (4 percent) accounting for the largest shares. The primary sector accounts for 4 percent of GDP. On the expenditure side, household consumption accounts for 80 percent of the GDP while government expenditure for 16 percent. Gross capital formation accounted for 18 percent of GDP. Exports of goods and services for 45 percent while imports for 59 percent, subtracting 14 percent of total GDP. This page provides the latest reported value for - Mauritius GDP Annual Growth Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Mauritius GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.30 3.60 9.80 -0.80 2001 - 2018 percent Quarterly




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