Gross Domestic Product of Mauritania grew 2% in 2016 compared to last year . This rate is 6-tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 1.4% published in 2015.
The GDP figure in 2016 was €4,187$4,635 million, Mauritania is number 154 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Mauritania dropped €179$209 million with respect to 2015.
The GDP per capita of Mauritania in 2016 was €973$1,078, €71$80 less than in 2015, when it was €1,044$1,158. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2006 when the GDP per capita in Mauritania was €820$1,030.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Mauritania is in 160 th position. According to this parameter, its population is among the poorest of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.