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Indicators of economy in Mauritania

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2020 was at about 10.922 US Dollar per capita. In contrast, the GDP in Mauritania reached 1.673 US dollars per inhabitant, or 7.78 bn US Dollar in the whole country. Mauritania is one of the smaller economies and is currently ranked 147. If this is calculated per inhabitant taking into account the purchasing power parity, then Mauritania is in the list of the world's richest countries in place 128.

Inflation in Mauritania was in 2020 at around 2.39%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 0.51%.

The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 29 and is compared to other countries very bad.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020

Economic performance 2020

 Mauritania
Total
Mauritania
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP7.78 bn USD1,672.92 USD15,192.65 tn USD29,499.72 USD
Gross national product7.60 bn USD1,635.27 USD16,042.23 tn USD31,149.36 USD


Development of gross domestic product in million US Dollar 1979 - 2020



Im- and Exports 2019

 Mauritania
Total
Mauritania
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Imports3.68 bn USD792.09 USD8,073.39 bn USD15,676.19 USD
Exports2.52 bn USD542.99 USD8,622.21 bn USD16,741.84 USD


Development of imports and exports in million US dollars 1979 - 2019

Exports
Imports



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