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 1,263,473 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, con 619 people per km2.

The capital is Port Louis and its currency is Mauritian rupees

Mauritius is holding the 126 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 6,752 millions of euros7,474 millions of dollars, ( 61.49% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 5,344€ euros per inhabitant5,915$ 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 0.781 points in 2015, 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 25th 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
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,977M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,150M.$
GDP per capita [+]20168,688€
GDP per capita [+]20169,616$
Debt [+]20166,752
Debt [+]20167,474
Debt (%GDP) [+]201661.49%
Debt Per Capita [+]20165,344€
Debt Per Capita [+]20165,915$
Deficit [+]2016-403
Deficit [+]2016-446
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.67%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,793.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20163,092.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015506.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015562.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201519.02%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201620.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201622.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20140.72%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201625.44%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,211€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,447$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015401€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015445$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014178€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014236$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201616€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201618$
Moody's Rating [+]11/24/2015Baa1
Corruption Index [+]201654
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201745º
Fragile States Index [+]201545.2
Innovation Ranking [+]201653º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q17.6%
Unemployed [+]2017Q144 m.
NMW [+]2013147.1 $
NMW [+]2013111.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201572º
Euro / Mauritian rupees [+]01/12/201840.6293
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/15/20182.59%
Doing Business [+]201825º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015187.53
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200615.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201515.0%
Exports [+]20162,133.3 M.€
Exports [+]20162,361.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201619.43%
Imports [+]20164,204.5 M.€
Imports [+]20164,654.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201638.30%
Trade balance [+]2016-2,071.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-2,292.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-18.87%
Density [+]2016619
Population [+]20161,263,473
Immigrant stock [+]201528,585
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016249.0
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016213.5
Emigrant stock [+]2015168,255
% Emigrant [+]201513.32%
HDI [+]20150.781
Global Peace Ranking [+]201722º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016113º
Ranking [+]201542º
Birth Rate [+]201510.10‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.36
Crude death rate [+]20157.70‰
Life expectancy [+]201574.35
Number of homicides [+]201134
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20112.71
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20152.54