Mauritania Country Data

CountryMauritania
Country CodeMRT
Urban population percentage of total (2012)41.79
Urban population (2012)1,586,407
Land area (sq. km, 2011)1,030,700
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$1,204,368,316
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$968,635,711
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)4.94
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)5.81
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)173
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)19
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)9
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)696
Tax payments (number, 2013)37
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)68.2
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)111.06
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.18
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)5.37
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.4
GDP (current US$, 2012)$4,199,051,817
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)7.57
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)1,106
Labor force (2012)1,220,963
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)61.19
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)40.22
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)3.15
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)56.63
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.49
Population (Total, 2012)3,796,141