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Mauritania ( (listen); Arabic: موريتانيا‎, Mūrītānyā, French: Mauritanie; Berber: Agawej or Cengit; Pulaar: 𞤃𞤮𞤪𞤭𞤼𞤢𞤲𞤭‎ Moritani; Wolof: Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane), officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (Arabic: الجمهورية الإسلامية الموريتانية‎), is a country in Northwest Africa. It is the eleventh largest sovereign state in Africa and is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Western Sahara to the north and northwest, Algeria to the northeast, Mali to the east and southeast, and Senegal to the southwest. The country derives its name from the ancient Berber kingdom of Mauretania, which existed from the 3rd century BC into the 7th century AD in the modern-day Morocco and West Algeria. Prior to the Islamization of the area by Arab conquests in the 8th century, Mauritania was inhabited by Berbers since the 3rd century. Mauritania became a French colony during the European Scramble for Africa. Approximately 90% of Mauritania's land is within the Sahara; consequently, the population is concentrated in the south, where precipitation is slightly higher. The capital and largest city is Nouakchott, located on the Atlantic coast, which is home to around one-third of the country's 4 million people. The c... [More]
  • Last : 49,397.1
  • High : 50,191.8
  • Low : 48,054.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 233.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.71%
  • Open : 48,080.1
  • Time : 18:16:45
  • Yesterday : 48,085.2
  • Change % : 2.73%
  • Change : 1,311.9
  • Last : 1,722.01
  • High : 1,735.73
  • Low : 1,707.74
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.95
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.11%
  • Open : 1,722.05
  • Time : 18:16:49
  • Yesterday : 1,722.05
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0.04
  • Last : 60.53
  • High : 61.17
  • Low : 59.48
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.22
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.07%
  • Open : 60.2
  • Time : 18:16:49
  • Yesterday : 60.2
  • Change % : 0.55%
  • Change : 0.33
  • Last : 0.8307
  • High : 0.834
  • Low : 0.8299
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8302
  • Time : 18:15:12
  • Yesterday : 0.8302
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 0.0005

Mauritania Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/MRO Ask 36.23 36.2 36.2 36.23 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/02 Time 18:03
EUR/MRO Ask 43.748 - 43.722 43.766 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 1:35

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-24.82 20 Jun -12.28 -317 : 45.66 Quarterly Jun/20

CPI Transportation

0 20 Dec 114 101 : 114 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 40.77 2.99 : 40.92 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 131 117 : 141 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

114.30 20 Dec 115 100 : 211 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 17179 0 : 17187 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Feb 439 0 : 440 Daily Feb/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 16476 0 : 16525 Daily Mar/21

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 20 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 28 23 : 31 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 137 84 : 144 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Dec 104 101 : 105 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Oct 0 0 : 50 Monthly

Currency

35.80 21 Mar 35.81 35.5 : 363 Daily

Current Account

-831.11 19 Dec -973 -1473 : 27.69 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-21.20 19 Dec -22.5 -36.86 : 6.33 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 148 148 : 176 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Sep 120 19.12 : 127 Monthly

Exports

0 20 Jun 241 18.54 : 314 Quarterly

External Debt

0 18 Dec 4068 1248 : 4068 Yearly

Food Inflation

2.60 20 Dec 2.9 -7.2 : 21.76 Monthly

GDP

7.59 19 Dec 7.05 0.09 : 7.59 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

6.70 19 Dec 3.6 -4 : 11.4 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5197.00 19 Dec 5042 4153 : 5334 Yearly

GDP per capita

1756.10 19 Dec 1704 797 : 2004 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0 19 Jun 0.36 0 : 1.02 Quarterly

Government Budget

0.10 19 Dec 1.6 -11.8 : 27.6 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

54.00 19 Dec 57 54 : 280 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 12132 2129 : 14635 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Jun 253 13.51 : 503 Quarterly

Industrial Production

0 20 Jun -2.6 -35.73 : 19.1 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.80 20 Dec 1.9 -0.6 : 15.3 Monthly Dec/20

Inflation Rate Mom

-0.20 20 Dec 0.9 -50.4 : 2.2 Monthly

Interest Rate

5.00 20 Dec 5 3.5 : 18 Daily Dec/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1949 308 : 1949 Quarterly

Manufacturing Production

0 19 Dec 2.3 -24.8 : 49.5 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

152.00 18 Dec 144 33.1 : 152 Yearly

Mining Production

0 19 Dec 25.1 -11 : 32.9 Quarterly

Personal Income Tax Rate

40.00 20 Dec 40 33 : 40 Yearly

Population

4.53 19 Dec 4.4 0.85 : 4.53 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

16.00 20 Dec 16 16 : 18 Yearly

Social Security Rate

16.00 19 Dec 16 16 : 16 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

15.00 19 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

1.00 19 Dec 1 1 : 1 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 3.56 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

10.70 20 Dec 10.1 9.71 : 19.1 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -24.82 -140 -143 -128 -121 -130 Jun/20
Consumer Price Index Cpi 114.30 115 116 120 115 118
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Currency 35.80 35.8 35.8 35.8 35.8 35.8
Current Account -831.11 -325 -325 -305 -325 -305
Current Account to GDP -21.20 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14.3 Dec/19
Food Inflation 2.60 2.6 2.4 2.7 3 2.6
GDP 7.59 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.70 3 3 3 3 6
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5197.00 4900 4900 4900 4900 5100
GDP per capita 1756.10 1750 1750 1750 1750 1770
Government Budget 0.10 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3.5
Government Debt to GDP 54.00 67 67 67 67 65 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.80 3 2.8 3 2.5 3.2 Dec/20
Inflation Rate Mom -0.20 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.5
Interest Rate 5.00 4 4 3.5 5 3.5 Dec/20
Military Expenditure 152.00 140 140 155 140 155
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40
Population 4.53 4.76 4.76 4.76 4.76 4.88 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate For Companies 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00 1 1 1 1 1
Unemployment Rate 10.70 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.6 12.3 Dec/20