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 1,265,740 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 141 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 9,803 millions of euros (11,596 millions of dollars), ( 100.71% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €7,745 euros per inhabitant$9,162 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 0.804 points in 2019, leaving it in 66th 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
Annual GDP [+]2020€9,583M
Annual GDP [+]2020$10,921M
GDP per capita [+]2020€7,571
GDP per capita [+]2020$8,628
Debt (M.€.) [+]20219,803
Debt ($M) [+]202111,596
Debt (%GDP) [+]2021100.71%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€7,745
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$9,162
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-696
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-823
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-7.15%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20213,008.9
Expenditure ($M) [+]20213,559.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020441.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020503.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202016.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017288.4
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) [+]202130.91%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€2,377
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$2,812
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€349
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$398
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 [+]03/04/2021Baa2
Corruption Index [+]202154
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201952º
Fragile States Index [+]201840.5
Innovation Ranking [+]201875º
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q45.9%
Unemployed [+]2019Q436K
NMW [+]2013$146.4
NMW [+]2013€111.6
Human Capital Ranking [+]201774º
Euro / Mauritian rupees [+]05/18/202245.5318
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/19/202243.2870
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/18/20226.89%
Doing Business [+]201920º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20197,722
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20198.25
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015187.53
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201921.1%
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 [+]202016.34%
Imports [+]2021€4,347.7M
Imports [+]2021$5,142.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202038.55%
Trade balance [+]2021€-2,686.9M
Trade balance [+]2021$-3,177.8M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-22.21%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201542º
Density [+]2020620
Global Peace Ranking [+]202128º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017262.1
% Immigrant [+]20192.28%
% Emigrant [+]201914.88%
Birth Rate [+]201910.20‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017225.1
Crude death rate [+]20198.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.40
% risk of poverty [+]201710.3%
Population [+]20201,265,740
Immigrant stock [+]201928,849
Emigrant stock [+]2019188,344
HDI [+]20190.804
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020115º
Life expectancy [+]201974.24
Suicides [+]2015119
Suicide rate [+]20159.41
Number of homicides [+]201837
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20182.92
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20202.85
Consumption GWh [+]20192,905
Generation GWh [+]20202,736
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/18/2022996
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/18/2022223,793
Fully vaccinated [+]05/01/2022963,452
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/18/2022786.89
Doses administered [+]05/01/20222,698,115