Mauritius Unemployment Rate  Forecast


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Unemployment Rate in Mauritius is expected to be 6.90 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 7.30 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.


Mauritius Labour Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.2 6.9 6 6.4 7.3 6.5
Unemployed Persons 42.6 41.95 43.85 43.69 43.9 44.41
Employed Persons 549 544 541 543 541 538
Labour Costs 130 128 127 126 126 120
Productivity 124 124 123 123 122 120
Job Vacancies 3799 3856 3864 3872 3880 3976
Wages 28162 29125 29363 29600 29838 31020
Population 1.26 1.26 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Wages In Manufacturing 102 97.47 98.81 99.88 102 115
Employment Rate 92.8 92.49 92.22 91.82 91.3 82.52