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Mauritania

Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a sovereign country in Northwest Africa. It 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. By land area Mauritania is the 11th-largest country in Africa and 28th-largest in the world; 90% of its territory is in the Sahara. Most of its population of some 4.3 million lives in the temperate south of the country, with roughly a third concentrated in the capital and largest city, Nouakchott, on the Atlantic coast. The country's name derives from the ancient Berber kingdom of Mauretania in North Africa within the ancient Maghreb. Berbers occupied what is now Mauritania beginning in the third century AD. Arabs under the Umayyad Caliphate conquered the area in the late seventh century, bringing Islam, Arab culture, and the Arabic language. In the early 20th century, Mauritania was colonized by France as part of French West Africa. It achieved independence in 1960, but has since experienced recurrent coups and periods of military dictatorship. The most recent coup, in 2008, was led by General Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, who won ... [More]
  • Last : 66,591.53
  • High : 68,126.11
  • Low : 66,363.59
  • Max Fluctuation : 250.49
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.19%
  • Open : 68,106.30
  • Time : 09:35:01
  • Yesterday : 68,106.30
  • Change % : 2.27%
  • Change : 1,514.77
  • Last : 2,391.86
  • High : 2,403.85
  • Low : 2,390.91
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.14
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.21%
  • Open : 2,397.6
  • Time : 09:34:31
  • Yesterday : 2,397.59
  • Change % : 0.24%
  • Change : 5.73
  • Last : 78.28
  • High : 78.58
  • Low : 78.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.24
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 78.34
  • Time : 09:34:31
  • Yesterday : 78.36
  • Change % : 0.1%
  • Change : 0.08
  • Last : 0.9183
  • High : 0.9186
  • Low : 0.9178
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9186
  • Time : 09:33:36
  • Yesterday : 0.9186
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.0003

Mauritania Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MRU Ask 43.807 - 43.649 43.807 0.00 0.00% 2024/07/22 Time 15:45
USD/MRO Ask 36.57 - 36.57 36.57 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:01
EUR/MRO Ask 38.088 - 37.95 38.105 0.00 0.00% 2023/05/03 Time 16:17

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-8.6 -31.67 -0.63 4.57
CPI Housing Utilities
120 101 120 120
CPI Transportation
126 101 126 126
Competitiveness Index
40.92 19 Dec 40.77 Points
Competitiveness Rank
134 19 Dec 131
Consumer Price Index CPI
125 67.71 124 127
Coronavirus Cases
63663 0 63617 63663
Coronavirus Deaths
986 0 984 986
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
85.9 0 85.9 85.9
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
4068530 0 4068530 4068530
Corporate Tax Rate
25 20 25 25
Corruption Index
30 23 30 31
Corruption Rank
130 84 130 144
Credit Rating
15
Crude Oil Production
0 23 Jan 0 BBL/D/1K
Currency
39.77 33.9 39.46 363
Current Account
-1424 -1473 -808 27.69
Current Account to GDP
-14.3 -44.5 -7.8 6.33
Ease of Doing Business
152 19 Dec 148
Electricity Production
121 19.12 135 164
Exports
40.4 1.85 39.34 40.4
External Debt
4320 1248 4397 4397
Food Inflation
1.3 -7.2 1.5 21.76
GDP
10.45 0.09 9.74 10.45
GDP Annual Growth Rate
4.7 -4 7.1 11.4
GDP per capita
1628 1154 1617 1802
GDP per capita PPP
6250 4665 6208 6280
Government Budget
-1.3 -11.8 2.7 27.6
Government Debt to GDP
41.9 41.9 44.5 280
IP Addresses
12408 17 Mar 12132 IP
Imports
39.97 1.35 39.97 52.42
Industrial Production
2.4 -35.73 7.3 35.9
Inflation Rate
3.1 -0.6 2.7 15.3
Inflation Rate Mom
0.4 -50.4 0.1 2.2
Interest Rate
8 3.5 8 18
Internet Speed
1638 17 Mar 1949 KBps
Manufacturing Production
-15.3 -42.1 15.7 65.4
Military Expenditure
225 22 Dec 231 USD Million
Mining Production
9.8 -48.8 18.9 93.9
Personal Income Tax Rate
40 33 40 40
Population
4.74 0.84 4.61 4.74
Terrorism Index
0 0 0.29 3.9
Unemployment Rate
10.63 9.14 10.79 19.1
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Consumer Price Index CPI 125 124.73 128.02 127.74 127.86 127
Current Account to GDP -14.3 -11 -8.4 -7 6.33
Food Inflation 1.3 3.5 3.7 4.1 3.8 21.76
GDP 10.45 10.29 10.87 11.44 USD Billion 10.45
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.7 5.2 11.4
GDP per capita 1628 1701 1796 1891 USD 1802
GDP per capita PPP 6250 5607 5921 6235 USD 6280
Government Budget -1.3 -1.8 -1.2 -1.2 27.6
Government Debt to GDP 41.9 44 45 45 280
Inflation Rate 3.1 3 4 3.6 3.2 15.3
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 -0.1 2.2
Interest Rate 8 8 7 7 7 18
Population 4.74 5 5.1 5.1 Million 4.74
Unemployment Rate 10.63 11.1 19.1
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