Mauritius Country Data

CountryMauritius
Country CodeMUS
Urban population percentage of total (2012)41.82
Urban population (2012)540,033
Land area (sq. km, 2011)2,030
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$360,931,780
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$861,943
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)67.64
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$3,053,007,554
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)3.85
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)6.23
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)20
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)6
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)5
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)152
Tax payments (number, 2013)8
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)28.2
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)113.09
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)10.57
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)41.39
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.82
GDP (current US$, 2012)$10,486,037,634
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)3.23
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)8,120
Labor force (2012)604,131
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)8.70
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)73.27
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)20.17
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)8.38
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)71.45
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.42
Population (Total, 2012)1,291,456