Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Stock Market (points) 1579.99 1566 1554 1541 1529 1504
Currency 39.70 40.04 40.22 40.42 40.6 40.98

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -4.20 0.8 1.6 1.3 1.7 0.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.50 3.5 20 8.5 7.5 7
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.90 12.6 15 14.2 12 8
Inflation Rate (%) 1.20 2.6 2.3 1.8 2.5 2.3
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -9896.00 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -14800.00 -3500 -7000 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5.3
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 66 66 66 66 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -4
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 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -4.20 0.8 1.6 1.3 1.7 0.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.50 3.5 20 8.5 7.5 7
GDP (USD Billion) 14.18 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 14.3
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 107781.00 124265 121038 100657 148302 133585
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 22944.00 23845 22271 9066 27615 25634
GDP per capita (USD) 10949.20 9500 9500 9500 9500 10800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 22989.30 21200 21200 21200 21200 21980
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 5399.00 5469 4879 666 6024 5880
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 12843.00 15168 10958 8680 18878 16306
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 306.00 285 215 176 344 306
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 5764.00 6804 7045 3118 7940 7314
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1436.00 1594 1802 1478 2284 1714

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 10.90 12.6 15 14.2 12 8
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 41.90 40.5 40.5 40.5 43 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 549.90 554 554 554 560 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 29841.00 31800 31800 31800 32400 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.3 1.31
Employment Rate (%) 92.92 93 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 123.40 120 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 1.20 2.6 2.3 1.8 2.5 2.3
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 107.90 110 108 108 109 111
Core Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 3.2 3 2.5 2 1.8
Producer Prices (points) 116.80 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) -0.70 2.5 2.8 3 3 4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.80 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3
CPI Transportation (points) 107.52 107 107 108 110 112

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.70 3.7 3.2 3.2 2.85 3.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 8.25 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1732317.40 1642000 1647000 1647000 1646500 1638000
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 427496.25 300000 315000 315000 320000 325000

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -9896.00 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600 -10600
Current Account (MUR Million) -14800.00 -3500 -7000 -8500 -8500 -7468
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5.3
Imports (MUR Million) 16445.00 12000 14000 14000 16000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 6549.00 5300 6000 6000 6300 6700
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 222.00 500 370 250 450 2000
Tourist Arrivals 1232.00 470 520 600 1000 5200
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 21337.00 18600 18600 18600 19000 19000

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 66 66 66 66 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -4
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) -4508.00 -486 -486 -486 -489 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 18163.00 18081 19265 26566 20988 19437
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.00 23 23 23 26 26

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
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 2022
Industrial Production (%) -15.50 2 1.7 2.5 2.3 2.5

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 85403.00 97564 89579 64603 114255 104882
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 8.25 6.35


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