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Mauritania

Mauritania ( (listen); Arabic: موريتانيا‎, Mūrītānyā, French: Mauritanie; Berber: Agawej or Cengit: Pulaar: Moritani 𞤃𞤮𞤪𞤭𞤼𞤢𞤲𞤭‎, 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 BCE into the 7th century CE in the modern-day Morocco and West Algeria. Prior to the Islamization of the country by Arab conquests in the 8th century, Mauritania was inhabited by nomadic 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 p... [More]
  • Last : 19,087
  • High : 19,165.1
  • Low : 18,517.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.29%
  • Open : 18,924.9
  • Time : 19:06:52
  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
  • Change % : 0.85%
  • Change : 160.6
  • Last : 1,837.32
  • High : 1,839.27
  • Low : 1,835.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,837.12
  • Time : 01:30:14
  • Yesterday : 1,836.85
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.47
  • Last : 46.09
  • High : 46.14
  • Low : 46
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 46
  • Time : 01:29:53
  • Yesterday : 45.99
  • Change % : 0.22%
  • Change : 0.1
  • Last : 0.8252
  • High : 0.8258
  • Low : 0.8243
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8243
  • Time : 01:43:06
  • Yesterday : 0.8239
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.0013

Mauritania Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MRO Ask 47.28 47.272 47.256 47.303 0.07 0.14% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49
USD/MRO Ask 39 - 39 40.067 0.00 0.00% 2020/06/03 Time 16:21

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-44.46 19 Sep -10.46 -317 : 45.66 Quarterly Sep/19

CPI Transportation

0 20 Sep 112 101 : 113 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

113.40 20 Sep 113 100 : 211 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 8075 0 : 8424 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 172 0 : 175 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 7652 0 : 7665 Daily Dec/20

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 20 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 27 23 : 31 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 144 84 : 144 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Sep 103 101 : 105 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Jul 0 0 : 50 Monthly

Currency

37.54 20 Sep 37.54 36.41 : 363 Daily

Current Account

-972.00 18 Dec -681 -1471 : 27.69 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-13.00 19 Dec -18.6 -36.86 : 6.33 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 148 148 : 176 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Jun 111 19.12 : 111 Monthly

Exports

0 19 Sep 314 18.54 : 314 Quarterly

External Debt

0 18 Dec 4068 1248 : 4068 Yearly

Food Inflation

1.70 20 Sep 0.6 -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

79.00 18 Dec 82 60.8 : 280 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 12132 2129 : 14635 Quarterly

Imports

0 19 Sep 419 13.51 : 503 Quarterly

Industrial Production

0 19 Dec 13.6 -35.73 : 19.1 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.50 20 Sep 1.5 -0.6 : 15.3 Monthly Sep/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.40 20 Sep 0.1 -50.4 : 2.2 Monthly

Interest Rate

5.00 20 Oct 5 3.5 : 18 Daily Oct/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

4.56 19 Dec 4.4 0.85 : 4.56 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 18 Dec 0 0 : 3.56 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

10.32 19 Dec 10.31 9.71 : 19.1 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -44.46 -140 -143 -143 -121 -130 Sep/19
Consumer Price Index Cpi 113.40 116 116 116 115 120
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Currency 37.54 37.54 37.54 37.54 37.54 37.54
Current Account -972.00 -325 -325 -325 -325 -305
Current Account to GDP -13.00 -15 -15 -15 -18 -15 Dec/19
Food Inflation 1.70 1 1.4 2 0.8 2
GDP 7.59 6.2 6.2 6.2 5.3 6.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.70 3 3 3 -1.8 3
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5197.00 4900 4900 4900 4700 4900
GDP per capita 1756.10 1750 1750 1750 1630 1750
Government Budget 0.10 -4 -4 -4 -6 -4
Government Debt to GDP 79.00 90 90 90 94 90 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.50 3.3 3 2.8 3.1 3 Sep/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3
Interest Rate 5.00 5 4 4 5 3.5 Oct/20
Military Expenditure 152.00 140 140 140 140 155
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40
Population 4.56 4.76 4.76 4.76 4.64 4.76 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 10.32 11.6 11.6 11.6 11 11.6 Dec/19