The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Mauritania expanded 3.60 percent in 2018 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Mauritania averaged 3.67 percent from 1993 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 11.40 percent in 2006 and a record low of -4 percent in 1997.

Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate
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Mauritania GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.60 3.10 11.40 -4.00 percent [+]
GDP 5.37 4.98 5.64 0.09 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 1349.40 1339.20 1369.20 797.20 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 372.40 369.60 377.90 268.90 USD [+]

Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate

Mauritania is a poor African country, where more than half of population rely on livestock and drought-prone subsistence agriculture. Mauritania’s economy depends on iron ore exports and foreign assistance. A rich coastal fauna, an expanding mining industry and recently found oil reserves led Mauritania’s recent economic expansion. However, presence of active terrorist groups in the region and unstable government are Mauritania’s major obstacles to growth. This page provides - Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Mauritania GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.60 3.10 11.40 -4.00 1993 - 2018 percent Yearly

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