Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Stock Market (points) 1585.44 1570 1558 1545 1533 1508
Currency 39.76 39.89 40.07 40.26 40.45 40.82

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -12 1.3 2 1.4 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -32.50 -14 3.5 5 6.5 7.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 12.20 8.4 9 8.8 8.7 8.7
Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 2.5 2.2 2.3 1.8 2.5
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -7579.00 -10200 -6700 -8000 -8000 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -13100.00 -11500 -3500 -7000 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -6 -6 -6 -6
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 73 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -12 1.3 2 1.4 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -32.50 -14 3.5 5 6.5 7.5
GDP (USD Billion) 14.18 10 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 84189.00 114911 120982 88398 89661 123530
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 7555.00 22050 22271 7933 8046 23704
GDP per capita (USD) 10949.20 8900 9500 9500 9500 9500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 22989.30 20500 21200 21200 21200 21200
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 555.00 5058 4879 583 591 5437
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 7233.00 14027 10958 7595 7703 15079
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 147.00 263 215 154 157 283
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 2598.00 6292 7045 2728 2767 6764
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1232.00 1474 1802 1294 1312 1585

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 12.20 8.4 9 8.8 8.7 8.7
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 41.90 40.5 40.5 40.5 40.5 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 549.90 554 554 554 554 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 29841.00 31800 31800 31800 31800 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.29 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.3
Employment Rate (%) 92.92 93 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 122.60 120 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 2.5 2.2 2.3 1.8 2.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106.13 106 110 108 108 109
Core Inflation Rate (%) 3.80 3 2.6 2.3 2 1.8
Producer Prices (points) 115.80 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 5.40 2 2.5 2.8 3 3
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.70 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5
CPI Transportation (points) 106.78 108 107 107 108 110

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.70 3.7 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1732317.40 1645000 1642000 1647000 1647000 1646500
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 405336.86 293500 300000 315000 315000 320000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -7579.00 -10200 -6700 -8000 -8000 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -13100.00 -11500 -3500 -7000 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -6 -6 -6 -6
Imports (MUR Million) 14126.00 10300 12000 14000 14000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 6547.00 4500 5300 6000 6000 6300
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 195.00 1000 3000 3400 3600 3800
Tourist Arrivals 1149.00 1000 15000 30000 40000 60000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 17370.00 18600 18600 18600 18600 19000

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 73 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) 3080.00 -486 -486 -486 -486 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 22138.00 16720 19265 23245 23577 17974
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.00 23 23 23 23 26

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
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 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Industrial Production (%) -40.40 -15 2 1.7 2.5 2.3

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 53836.00 90221 89579 56528 57335 96987
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35 6.35


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