Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Stock Market (points) 1476.84 1463 1451 1439 1428 1405
Currency 39.50 40.04 40.22 40.42 40.6 40.98

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -12 1.3 2 1.4 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -32.50 -13 3.5 5 6.5 7.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.10 8.4 9 8.8 8.7 8.7
Inflation Rate (%) 2.60 2.5 2.2 2.3 1.8 2.5
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -5821.00 -10200 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -13100.00 -11500 -3500 -7000 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -6 -6 -6 -6
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 73 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -12 1.3 2 1.4 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -32.50 -13 3.5 5 6.5 7.5
GDP (USD Billion) 14.18 10 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 84189.00 142188 116370 120301 122045 148302
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 7555.00 26476 22600 21376 21686 27615
GDP per capita (USD) 10949.20 8900 9500 9500 9500 9500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 22989.30 20500 21200 21200 21200 21200
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 555.00 5776 5146 4840 4910 6024
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 7233.00 18099 14222 10485 10637 18878
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 147.00 330 266 212 215 344
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 2598.00 7612 6365 7045 7147 7940
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1232.00 2190 1503 1890 1917 2284

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.10 8.4 9 8.8 8.7 8.7
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 41.90 40.5 40.5 40.5 40.5 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 549.90 554 554 554 554 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 29841.00 31800 31800 31800 31800 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.29 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.3
Employment Rate (%) 92.92 93 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 122.60 120 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 2.60 2.5 2.2 2.3 1.8 2.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 105.97 106 106 110 108 108
Core Inflation Rate (%) 2.90 2 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.6
Producer Prices (points) 115.60 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 2.60 2 2.5 2.8 3 3
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.30 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5
CPI Transportation (points) 106.27 111 108 107 107 113

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.70 3.7 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1686367.47 1645000 1642000 1647000 1647000 1646500
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 363505.07 293500 300000 315000 315000 320000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -5821.00 -10200 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -13100.00 -11500 -3500 -7000 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -6 -6 -6 -6
Imports (MUR Million) 12842.00 10300 12000 14000 14000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 7021.00 4500 5300 6000 6000 6300
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 414.00 1000 3000 3400 3600 3800
Tourist Arrivals 369.00 1000 15000 30000 40000 60000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 17370.00 18600 18600 18600 18600 19000

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 73 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) 36155.00 -486 -486 -486 -486 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 22138.00 20123 16915 19256 19535 20988
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.00 23 23 23 23 26

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
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 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Industrial Production (%) -40.40 -15 2 1.7 2.5 2.3

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 53836.00 109544 91270 89050 90341 114255
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35 6.35


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