The annual inflation rate stood at a near six-year high of 11.9% in October of 2022, unchanged from the previous month. Main upward pressure came from prices of transportation (24.1% vs 23.9% in September); food & non-alcoholic beverages (17.2% vs 17.9%); restaurants & hotels (14.1% vs 12.6%) and housing & utilities (6.2% vs 2.5%). Meanwhile, prices softened for recreation & culture (3.5% vs 4.6%) and clothing & footwear (2.2% vs 2.5%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were up by 0.5%, the same pace as in the previous month. source: Central Statistics Office, Mauritius
Inflation Rate in Mauritius averaged 5.87 percent from 1988 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 18.10 percent in April of 1989 and a record low of -1.40 percent in March of 2019. This page provides - Mauritius Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Mauritius Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2022.
Inflation Rate in Mauritius is expected to be 12.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Mauritius Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 6.00 percent in 2023 and 4.80 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.