Unemployment Rate in Mauritius is expected to be 7.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Mauritius to stand at 6.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mauritius Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 6.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Mauritius Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 7 7 7 6.9 6.8 6.5
Unemployed Persons 40.5 39.19 40.2 39.93 39.26 39.33
Employed Persons 542 544 538 542 538 542
Labour Costs 132 135 135 136 136 142
Productivity 128 129 130 131 132 138
Job Vacancies 4106 4639 4572 4505 4438 4941
Wages 27574 28000 29000 27550 27565 30000
Population 1.26 1.27 1.26 1.26 1.26 1.27
Wages In Manufacturing 116 112 114 136 138 120
Employment Rate 93.04 92.93 92.92 92.88 92.83 92.53