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Mauritius  

Mauritius, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 2,040 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Mauritius, with a population of 1,259,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, con 617 people per km2.

The capital is Port Louis and its currency is Mauritian rupees

Mauritius is holding the 130 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 6,079 millions of euros6,745 millions of dollars, ( 58.60% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 4,829 € euros per inhabitant5,357$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Mauritius, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.777 points in 2014, leaving it in 63th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Mauritius are business, you must know it's in the 49th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Mauritius, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Port Louis: Monthly Temp.
Port Louis: Monthly Rainfall
Mauritius Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]201511,511M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]201510,375M.€
GDP per capita [+]20159,142$
GDP per capita [+]20158,241€
Debt [+]20156,079 M.€
Debt [+]20156,745 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201558.60%
Debt Per Capita [+]20155,357$
Debt Per Capita [+]20154,829 €
Deficit [+]2015-358 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-397 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.45%
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20153,004.1
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,707.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014629.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014473.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201420.91%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201432.9
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201424.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20141.14%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201526.10%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,386$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,151€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014500$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014376€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014178€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014237$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201426$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201420€
Moody's Rating [+]11/24/2015Baa1
Corruption Index [+]201553
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201646º
Fragile States Index [+]201545.2
Innovation Ranking [+]201653º
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]201572º
Unemployed [+]2016Q243 m.
NMW [+]2014149.1 $
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q27.4%
NMW [+]2014108.2 €
Markets
Euro / Mauritian rupees [+]11/30/201638.2816
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/02/2016-0.32%
Business
Doing Business [+]201749º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014174.74
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200615.00%
Trade
Exports [+]20152,214.3 M.€
Exports [+]20152,456.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201521.34%
Imports [+]20154,318.9 M.€
Imports [+]20154,791.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201541.63%
Trade balance [+]2015-2,104.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-2,335.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-20.29%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20147.70‰
Population [+]20151,259,000
Density [+]2015617
HDI [+]20140.777
Global Peace Ranking [+]201623º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016113º
Ranking [+]201542º
Birth Rate [+]201410.60‰
Fertility Rate [+]20141.43
Life expectancy [+]201474.19
Number of homicides [+]201134
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20112.7