Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Stock Market (points) 2231.18 2198 2168 2138 2108 2050

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -9.00 1.5 2 2 2 1.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.20 5.4 6.3 7.2 4.4 5
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.10 8.3 8 8 8 7.8
Inflation Rate (%) 11.00 14 10 8 7 6
Interest Rate (%) 2.00 2 2 2 2 2
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -16596.00 -14400 -15800 -16600 -12100 -14600
Current Account (MUR Million) -21732.00 -18500 -16400 -18000 -16800 -7468
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -10.10 -7 -7 -7 -7 -4.6
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 73.40 67 67 67 67 63
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.00 -4 -4 -4 -3.8 -3.8
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 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -9.00 1.5 2 2 2 1.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.20 5.4 6.3 7.2 4.4 5
GDP (USD Billion) 10.91 13.5 13.5 14.3 14.3 14.3
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 138553.00 113113 104498 127046 148529 155955
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 27799.00 23608 18091 27806 29801 31291
GDP per capita (USD) 9061.28 9800 9800 9800 9800 10300
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 19469.52 21200 21200 21980 21980 21980
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 7338.00 5115 3707 7029 7866 8260
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 17266.00 10511 12769 16698 18509 19435
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 392.00 230 305 325 420 441
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 6801.00 5925 3876 6507 7291 7655
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1771.00 1903 1455 1581 1899 1993

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.10 8.3 8 8 8 7.8
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 44.90 43 43 43 43 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 509.90 560 560 560 560 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 33259.00 32400 32400 32400 32400 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.28 1.28
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 128.00 120 120 120 120 120
Employment Rate (%) 91.90 93 93 93 93 93

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 11.00 14 10 8 7 6
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 120.98 127 123 122 129 130
Core Inflation Rate (%) 5.80 7 6 5 4 3
Producer Prices (points) 134.20 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 17.20 20 16 13 10 8
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.70 0.5 -0.1 0.4 0.3 0.3
CPI Transportation (points) 128.51 129 129 130 130 130

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Interest Rate (%) 2.00 2 2 2 2 2
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 7278.90 7850 7900 8010 7750 7600
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.70 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1970590.20 2050000 1985000 1957000 1855000 1900000
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 426307.07 320000 320000 325000 325000 325000

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -16596.00 -14400 -15800 -16600 -12100 -14600
Current Account (MUR Million) -21732.00 -18500 -16400 -18000 -16800 -7468
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -10.10 -7 -7 -7 -7 -4.6
Imports (MUR Million) 25408.00 21200 23000 24100 18900 22000
Exports (MUR Million) 8812.00 6800 7200 7500 6800 7400
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 3556.00 500 500 1000 1000 2300
Tourist Arrivals 84268.00 45000 50000 65000 47000 51000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 9080.00 19000 19000 19000 19000 19000

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 73.40 67 67 67 67 63
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.00 -4 -4 -4 -3.8 -3.8
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) -1580163048.36 -489 -489 -489 -489 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 21356.00 20263 23598 21191 22894 24038
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 19.00 26 26 26 26 26

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
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 2023
Industrial Production (%) -0.70 1.6 1.6 2.4 3.2 3
Manufacturing Production (%) -1.60 -1.8 1.5 1.7 2 1.51
Mining Production (%) 22.40 -2.8 -1.8 3 1.6 2.6

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 106510.00 85369 61762 95643 114179 119888
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.85


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