Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Stock Market (points) 2230.93 2172 2165 2157 2149 2134
Currency 36.80 36.58 36.76 36.95 37.14 37.51
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.10 3.5 4 3.6 4.1 4
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.70 6.7 6.3 6.4 6 6.2
Inflation Rate (%) 0.90 0.8 1 1.3 1.5 1.7
Interest Rate (%) 3.35 3.35 3 3 3 3
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -12018.00 -6300 -13650 -14320 -10200 -10600
Current Account to GDP (%) -8.80 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -5.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 63.00 63 63 63 63 64
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3
Business Confidence (points) 161.50 190 180 185 180 193
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.10 3.5 4 3.6 4.1 4
GDP (USD Billion) 14.22 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 16.3
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 123674.00 119506 126919 125900 128745 133894
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 27988.00 22430 23710 28492 29136 30301
GDP per capita (USD) 10578.60 11200 11200 11200 11200 11500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 21074.81 21575 21345 21345 22052 22052
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 5853.00 4984 5129 5958 6093 6337
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 14589.00 10514 13717 14852 15187 15795
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 292.00 212 282 297 304 316
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 7198.00 7265 6949 7328 7493 7793
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1762.00 2037 1818 1794 1834 1908
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.70 6.7 6.3 6.4 6 6.2
Employed Persons (Thousand) 545.70 552 552 552 554 560
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 39.30 40.3 40.3 40.3 40.5 43
Wages (MUR/Month) 29841.00 31800 31800 31800 31800 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.29 1.3
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 127.50 115 115 115 120 120
Employment Rate (%) 93.28 93.2 93.1 93.3 93 93
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 0.90 0.8 1 1.3 1.5 1.7
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 103.34 105 104 105 105 106
Core Inflation Rate (%) 1.90 1 0.9 0.9 1 1.2
Producer Prices (points) 110.40 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 3.10 3.2 3.2 3.2 3 3
CPI Transportation (points) 105.16 104 104 105 106 108
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 3.35 3.35 3 3 3 3
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.30 2.85 3.3 2.95 2.85 2.85
Lending Rate (%) 8.35 8.35 8 8 8 8
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -12018.00 -6300 -13650 -14320 -10200 -10600
Current Account to GDP (%) -8.80 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -7.6 -5.1
Imports (MUR Million) 17933.00 18000 20000 20500 17700 18000
Exports (MUR Million) 5915.00 6500 6350 6180 7450 7500
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 5434.00 5000 4200 4600 6850 6950
Tourist Arrivals 152098.00 116000 100500 98500 165000 168000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 17370.00 18600 18600 18600 18600 19000
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 63.00 63 63 63 63 64
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) 680.03 -420 -420 -420 -486 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 18578.00 18519 20561 18912 19340 20113
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.00 23 23 23 23 26
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Social Security Rate (%) 9.00 9 9 9 9 9
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 6.00 6 6 6 6 6
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 3.00 3 3 3 3 3
Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Business Confidence (points) 161.50 190 180 185 180 193
Industrial Production (%) -0.20 -0.3 0.5 1.6 2 2.3
Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 96667.00 87773 92234 98407 100630 104656
Bank Lending Rate (%) 8.35 8.35 8 8 8 8


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