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Mauritania

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 twenty-eighth largest country or dependency in the world, the eleventh largest sovereign state in Africa and the largest country lying entirely below an altitude of 1,000 metres (3,300 ft). Mauritania 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’s name derives from the name of the ancient Berber kingdom of Mauretania, located in present-day Morocco and Algeria. Berbers occupied the area that today is Mauritania beginning in the 3rd century CE, until Arabs invaded and conquered it in the 8th century, bringing Islam and Islamic culture with them. In the late 19th century, during European Scramble for Africa, Mauritania became a French colony. Mauritania became independent from French West Africa in 1960. Since then, it has experienced recurrent coups and periods of authori... [More]
  • Last : 40,571.8
  • High : 43,489.6
  • Low : 40,171.4
  • Max Fluctuation : 650.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 6.64%
  • Open : 43,279.9
  • Time : 08:21:31
  • Yesterday : 42,946.8
  • Change % : 5.85%
  • Change : 2,375
  • Last : 1,869.19
  • High : 1,871.31
  • Low : 1,865.06
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.02
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.1%
  • Open : 1,869.88
  • Time : 08:20:51
  • Yesterday : 1,869.82
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.63
  • Last : 64.75
  • High : 65.61
  • Low : 64.56
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.13
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.6%
  • Open : 65.61
  • Time : 08:18:56
  • Yesterday : 65.64
  • Change % : 1.37%
  • Change : 0.89
  • Last : 0.8177
  • High : 0.8185
  • Low : 0.8177
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.818
  • Time : 08:15:13
  • Yesterday : 0.818
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.0003

Mauritania Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MRO Ask 44.306 - 44.277 44.32 0.01 0.02% 2021/05/19 Time 8:02
USD/MRO Ask 36.23 - 36.2 36.3 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 23:01

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

22.32 21 Dec 16.67 -317 : 45.66 Quarterly Dec/21

CPI Transportation

0 21 Mar 114 101 : 115 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

115.30 21 Mar 115 100 : 211 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 18806 0 : 18828 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 456 0 : 474 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 18000 0 : 18099 Daily May/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 21 Mar 105 101 : 105 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 21 Jan 0 0 : 50 Monthly

Currency

35.70 21 May 35.69 35 : 363 Daily

Current Account

-831.11 19 Dec -973 -1473 : 27.69 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-10.90 19 Dec -13.8 -44.5 : 6.33 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 148 148 : 176 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Dec 91.46 19.12 : 127 Monthly

Exports

0 20 Dec 274 18.54 : 314 Quarterly

External Debt

0 19 Dec 4038 1248 : 4101 Yearly

Food Inflation

3.90 21 Mar 4.3 -7.2 : 21.76 Monthly

GDP

7.59 19 Dec 7.05 0.09 : 7.59 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-3.60 20 Dec 6.7 -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

2.10 19 Dec 2.4 -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 Dec 257 13.51 : 503 Quarterly

Industrial Production

0 20 Sep 4.7 -35.73 : 19.1 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

2.40 21 Mar 2.4 -0.6 : 15.3 Monthly Mar/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.10 21 Mar 0.4 -50.4 : 2.2 Monthly

Interest Rate

5.00 21 Apr 5 3.5 : 18 Daily Apr/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1949 308 : 1949 Quarterly

Manufacturing Production

0 21 Feb -11.18 -24.8 : 49.5 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

161.00 19 Dec 159 34.3 : 161 Yearly

Mining Production

0 21 Feb 1.27 -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 20 Dec 16 16 : 16 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

1.00 20 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 22.32 -140 -128 -128 -121 -130 Dec/21
Consumer Price Index Cpi 115.30 116 120 118 115 122
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Currency 35.70 35.69 35.69 35.69 35.69 35.69
Current Account -831.11 -325 -305 -305 -325 -305
Current Account to GDP -10.90 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14.3 Dec/19
Food Inflation 3.90 2.4 2.7 2.8 2.6 2.6
GDP 7.59 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate -3.60 3 3 4.3 3 4.3
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5197.00 4900 4900 4900 4900 5100
GDP per capita 1756.10 1750 1750 1750 1750 1770
Government Budget 2.10 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3.5
Government Debt to GDP 54.00 67 67 67 67 65 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 2.40 2.8 3 2.8 3 3.2 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.5
Interest Rate 5.00 4 3.5 3.5 4 3.5 Apr/21
Military Expenditure 161.00 140 155 155 140 155
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 12 12 11.5 12 11.5 Dec/20