Mauritius Mauritius

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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 1,264,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, with 620 people per km2.

It's capital is Port Louis and its currency is Mauritian rupees

Mauritius is holding the 147 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 9,341 millions of euros (11,055 millions of dollars), ( 93.55% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €7,390 euros per inhabitant$8,746 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 0.802 points in 2021, leaving it in 64th place in the table of 191 countries published.

If the reason to visit Mauritius are business, you must know it's in the 13th 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
Annual GDP [+]2021€9,427M
Annual GDP [+]2021$11,157M
GDP per capita [+]2021€7,458
GDP per capita [+]2021$8,827
Debt (M.€.) [+]20219,341
Debt ($M) [+]202111,055
Debt (%GDP) [+]202193.55%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€7,390
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$8,746
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-605
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-716
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-6.06%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20212,979.1
Expenditure ($M) [+]20213,525.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020440.9
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020503.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202016.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017287.8
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017325.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20179.97%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202015.3
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202017.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20200.46%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202129.84%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€2,357
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$2,789
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€348
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$397
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€228
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$257
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€12
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$14
Moody's Rating [+]07/28/2022Baa3
Corruption Index [+]202154
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201952º
Fragile States Index [+]201840.5
Innovation Ranking [+]201875º
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q45.9%
Unemployed [+]2019Q436K
NMW [+]2022$242.4
NMW [+]2022€214.4
Human Capital Ranking [+]201774º
Euro / Mauritian rupees [+]01/26/202348.5938
US Dollar exchange rate [+]01/26/202344.6019
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/30/20230%
Doing Business [+]202013º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20197,722
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20198.25
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015187.53
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202021.0%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200615.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202015.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20191,383,488
Exports [+]2021€1,660.8M
Exports [+]2021$1,964.2M
Exports % GDP [+]202117.62%
Imports [+]2021€4,347.7M
Imports [+]2021$5,142.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202146.12%
Trade balance [+]2021€-2,686.9M
Trade balance [+]2021$-3,177.8M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-28.50%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201542º
Density [+]2021620
Global Peace Ranking [+]202228º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017262.1
% Immigrant [+]20192.28%
% Emigrant [+]201914.89%
Birth Rate [+]202010.60‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017225.1
Crude death rate [+]20208.70‰
Fertility Rate [+]20201.44
% risk of poverty [+]201710.3%
Population [+]20211,264,000
Immigrant stock [+]201928,849
Emigrant stock [+]2019188,344
HDI [+]20210.802
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2022105º
Life expectancy [+]202074.18
Suicides [+]2015119
Suicide rate [+]20159.41
Number of homicides [+]202035
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20202.75
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20213.24
Consumption GWh [+]20212,743
Generation GWh [+]20212,886
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/25/20231,043
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/25/2023294,089
Fully vaccinated [+]01/01/20231,088,142
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/25/2023825.16
Doses administered [+]01/01/20232,613,037