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 1,264,613 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, con 620 people per km2.

The capital is Port Louis and its currency is Mauritian rupees

Mauritius is holding the 128 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 6,752 millions of euros7,474 millions of dollars, ( 60.12% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 5,342€ euros per inhabitant5,913$ 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 0.79 points in 2017, leaving it in 65th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Mauritius are business, you must know it's in the 20th 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201711,507M.€
Annual GDP [+]201713,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20179,100€
GDP per capita [+]201710,280$
Debt [+]20166,752
Debt [+]20167,474
Debt (%GDP) [+]201660.12%
Debt Per Capita [+]20165,342€
Debt Per Capita [+]20165,913$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-403
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-446
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.59%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20162,793.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20163,092.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015514.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015571.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201519.02%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201720.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201723.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20170.64%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201624.88%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,210€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,446$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015408€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015452$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014181€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014240$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201716€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201719$
Moody's Rating [+]03/27/2018Baa1
Corruption Index [+]201750
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201849º
Fragile States Index [+]201545.2
Innovation Ranking [+]201764º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q46.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q437 m.
NMW [+]2013147.1 $
NMW [+]2013111.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201676º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/14/201834.5565
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/14/2019-0.19%
Doing Business [+]201920º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015187.53
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200615.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201515.0%
Exports [+]20172,091.6 M.€
Exports [+]20172,362.9 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201718.18%
Imports [+]20174,649.5 M.€
Imports [+]20175,252.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201740.40%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,557.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-2,889.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-22.23%
Density [+]2017620
Population [+]20171,264,613
Immigrant stock [+]201728,713
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017262.1
% Immigrant [+]20172.27%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017225.1
Emigrant stock [+]2017167,121
% Emigrant [+]201713.22%
HDI [+]20170.790
Global Peace Ranking [+]201820º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016113º
Ranking [+]201542º
Birth Rate [+]201610.40‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.40
Crude death rate [+]20168.10‰
Life expectancy [+]201674.39
Number of homicides [+]201134
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20112.71
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20162.53