This page has economic forecasts for Mauritania including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Mauritania economy.


MARKETS Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Currency 357.30
358 359 360 361 364
GDP Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.10
percent
4.2 4.25 4.3 4.35 5.25
GDP 5.02
USD Billion
5.5 6 6 6 6.5
GDP per capita 1305.20
USD
1350 1430 1430 1430 1500
GDP per capita PPP 3597.63
USD
3590 3559 3559 3590 3594
LABOUR Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 11.80
percent
11.7 11.57 11.45 11.32 12.8
Population 4.40
Million
4.5 4.54 4.56 4.58 4.75
PRICES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 3.00
percent
4.1 3.8 3.6 3.5 4.5
Food Inflation 4.40
percent
4.26 4.25 4.25 4.25 4.25
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40
percent
-0.15 -0.15 -0.15 -0.15 -0.15
Cpi Housing Utilities 103.10
Index Points
103 103 102 102 103
Cpi Transportation 106.90
Index Points
107 107 107 107 107
Consumer Price Index Cpi 109.10
Index Points
110 111 112 113 119
MONEY Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Interest Rate 9.00
percent
9 9 9 9 8.5
TRADE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Balance of Trade -145.57
MRO Billion
-108 -101 -136 -94.87 -109
Exports 166.40
MRO Billion
168 169 168 168 168
Imports 311.97
MRO Billion
276 270 304 263 277
Current Account -254.20
MRO Billion
-308 -309 -310 -311 -282
Current Account to GDP -10.90
percent
-27 -22 -22 -22 -20
Gold Reserves 0.36
Tonnes
0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36
Terrorism Index 0.00
0 0 0 0 0
External Debt 4061.60
Million USD
4036 3969 3901 3833 3177
Crude Oil Production 4.00
BBL/D/1K
4 4 4 4 4
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 77.30
percent
88 90 90 90 94
Government Budget -0.60
percent of GDP
-0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6
Military Expenditure 136.10
USD Million
132 132 132 131 134
BUSINESS Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Industrial Production -4.70
percent
0.91 -0.29 -0.46 0.23 -0.12
Internet Speed 1637.54
KBps
1712 1709 1710 1710 1710
IP Addresses 12408.00
IP
12226 12233 12241 12233 12236
Manufacturing Production -3.50
percent
0.02 6.16 -9.16 12.54 3.65
Mining Production -6.90
percent
4.78 -2.41 -5.83 2.51 -0.92
Ease of Doing Business 148.00
151 151 151 151 162
Electricity Production 79.24
Gigawatt-hour
75.58 75.47 75.43 75.42 75.41
Corruption Index 28.00
Points
28 28 28 28 28
Corruption Rank 143.00
143 143 143 143 143
Competitiveness Index 40.77
Points
41.27 41.27 41.27 41.27 43.77
Competitiveness Rank 131.00
131 131 131 131 131
TAXES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00
percent
25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00
percent
40 40 40 40 40
Sales Tax Rate 16.00
percent
16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate 16.00
percent
16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate For Companies 15.00
percent
15 15 15 15 15
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00
percent
1 1 1 1 1
CLIMATE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Precipitation 0.64
mm
2.27 0.48 8.05 8.05 8.8
Temperature 21.61
celsius
25.01 22.37 30.08 27.73 28.31



Mauritania - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook