Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Stock Market (points) 1533.98 1523 1511 1498 1486 1462
Currency 39.75 39.89 40.07 40.26 40.45 40.82

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -8 -12 1.3 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.00 -12 -12.5 3.5 5 7
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.10 9.4 10 10.5 9.8 8.9
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 2 2.5 2.2 2 2
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -5821.00 -7000 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -7.6 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 80 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -5.8 -5.8 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -3.60 -8 -12 1.3 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.00 -12 -12.5 3.5 5 7
GDP (USD Billion) 14.18 10 10 13.5 13.5 13.5
GDP Constant Prices (MUR Million) 116233.00 115859 117039 120301 122045 125232
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (MUR Million) 20653.00 25557 22730 21376 21686 24321
GDP per capita (USD) 10949.20 8900 8900 9500 9500 9500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 22989.30 20500 20500 21200 21200 21200
GDP From Construction (MUR Million) 4676.00 5415 5176 4840 4910 5538
GDP From Manufacturing (MUR million) 10130.00 13710 14304 10485 10637 15305
GDP From Mining (MUR million) 205.00 274 268 212 215 286
GDP From Transport (MUR million) 6807.00 6766 6402 7045 7147 6850
GDP From Utilities (MUR Million) 1826.00 1656 1512 1890 1917 1618

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.10 9.4 10 10.5 9.8 8.9
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 41.90 40.3 40.5 40.5 40.5 43
Employed Persons (Thousand) 549.90 552 554 554 554 560
Wages (MUR/Month) 29841.00 31800 31800 31800 31800 32400
Population (Million) 1.27 1.27 1.29 1.27 1.27 1.3
Employment Rate (%) 92.92 93.3 93 93 93 93
Wages In Manufacturing (points) 122.90 115 120 120 120 120

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 2 2.5 2.2 2 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 105.32 105 106 110 107 108
Core Inflation Rate (%) 2.90 2.4 2 1.6 1.4 1.6
Producer Prices (points) 114.30 105 105 105 105 105
Food Inflation (%) 2.60 5.3 4.6 4.3 5 5
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.30 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.5
CPI Transportation (points) 105.84 106 108 107 107 110

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 1.85 1.85 1.85 1.35 1.35 1.35
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.70 3.7 3.7 3.2 3.2 3.2
Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35
Banks Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 1686367.47 1640000 1645000 1642000 1647000 1646500
Central Bank Balance Sheet (MUR Million) 340076.23 293000 293500 300000 315000 320000

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (MUR Million) -5821.00 -7000 -10200 -6700 -8000 -10600
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7.6 -7.6 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7
Imports (MUR Million) 12842.00 10000 10300 12000 14000 16000
Exports (MUR Million) 7021.00 3000 4500 5300 6000 6300
Tourism Revenues (MUR Million) 748.00 4600 6850 6850 6850 6950
Tourist Arrivals 317.00 650 1000 15000 30000 60000
Foreign Direct Investment (MUR Million) 17370.00 18600 18600 18600 18600 19000

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 64.60 80 80 73 73 73
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.20 -5.8 -5.8 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3
Government Budget Value (MUR Million) -3744.00 -420 -486 -486 -486 -489
Government Spending (MUR Million) 18605.00 17455 17012 19256 19535 18203
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 22.00 23 23 23 23 26

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 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 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Industrial Production (%) -3.20 -1.7 -0.8 1.2 1.5 2

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Consumer Spending (MUR Million) 86039.00 90796 91795 89050 90341 98220
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.85 6.85 6.85 6.35 6.35 6.35


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