Economy in Mauritania

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Economy in Mauritania


The continent: Africa
  
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GDP in Mauritania


GDP, PPP

15 444 865 633 current international $[?] (2014)
(descending): 146 in the world of 194 (25,26%); 36 in Africa from 52 (32,69%)
24,05 % (4,81 % annual) ↘
min: 3 682 846 139; max: 15 444 865 633; max-min: 11 762 019 494 (76,15%); mid: 9 563 855 886;
5 881 009 747 (38,08%)

GDP

5 442 297 174 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 155 in the world of 199 (22,61%); 38 in Africa from 53 (30,19%)
20,29 % (4,06 % annual) ↘
min: 92 609 223; max: 5 645 739 652; max-min: 5 553 130 429 (98,36%); mid: 2 869 174 437;
2 573 122 737 (47,28%)

GDP per capita, PPP

3 891 current international $[?] (2014)
(descending): 145 in the world of 194 (25,77%); 19 in Africa from 52 (65,38%)
16,05 % (3,21 % annual) ↘
min: 1 820; max: 3 891; max-min: 2 071 (53,23%); mid: 2 855;
1 035 (26,61%)

Reserves in Mauritania


Total reserves

968 635 711 current US$[?] (2012)
(descending): 110 in the world of 184 (40,76%); 19 in Africa from 52 (65,38%)
70,28 % (14,06 % annual) ↘
min: 3 200 000; max: 968 635 711; max-min: 965 435 711 (99,67%); mid: 485 917 856;
482 717 856 (49,83%)

Total reserves

29,28 % of total external debt[?] (2012)
(descending): 29 in the world of 117 (76,07%); 9 in Africa from 47 (82,98%)
63,36 % (12,67 % annual) ↘
min: 1,35; max: 61,88; max-min: 60,53 (97,82%); mid: 31,61;
-2,34 (-7,98%)

Total reserves minus gold

949 499 711 current US$[?] (2012)
(descending): 106 in the world of 184 (42,93%); 19 in Africa from 52 (65,38%)
71,39 % (14,28 % annual) ↘
min: 3 200 000; max: 949 499 711; max-min: 946 299 711 (99,66%); mid: 476 349 856;
473 149 856 (49,83%)

Gross savings

25,89 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 95 in the world of 164 (42,68%); 16 in Africa from 43 (65,12%)
26,59 % (5,32 % annual) ↗
min: -7,72; max: 53,09; max-min: 60,82 (114,55%); mid: 22,68;
3,21 (12,39%)

GDP - composition in Mauritania


Household consumption

72,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 59 in the world of 198 (70,71%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)

Government consumption

23,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 197 (87,31%); 6 in Africa from 54 (90,74%)

Investment in fixed capital

47 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 5 in the world of 194 (97,94%); 4 in Africa from 54 (94,44%)

investment in inventories

-7,20 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 165 in the world of 166 (1,20%); 45 in Africa from 46 (4,35%)

exports of goods and services

25,70 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 196 (33,67%); 26 in Africa from 54 (53,70%)

imports of goods and services

-61,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 156 in the world of 195 (20,51%); 45 in Africa from 53 (16,98%)

GDP - composition by sector of origin in Mauritania


agriculture

24,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 219 (84,47%); 22 in Africa from 53 (60,38%)

industry

34,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 221 (80,09%); 10 in Africa from 53 (83,02%)

services

41,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 201 in the world of 223 (10,31%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)

GDP growth in Mauritania


GDP growth rate

4,21 annual %[?] (2014)
(descending): 123 in the world of 193 (36,79%); 36 in Africa from 52 (32,69%)
13,49 % (2,70 % annual) ↗
min: -5,13; max: 27,69; max-min: 32,83 (118,54%); mid: 11,28;
-7,07 (-168,13%)

GDP per capita growth

1,66 annual %[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 111 in the world of 198 (44,44%); 31 in Africa from 53 (43,40%)
254,36 % (50,87 % annual) ↗
min: -7,84; max: 24,02; max-min: 31,86 (132,66%); mid: 8,09;
-6,43 (-386,75%)

Final consumption expenditure, etc.

71,56 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 65 in the world of 177 (63,84%); 9 in Africa from 49 (83,67%)
0,444 % (0,089 % annual) ↘
min: 47,65; max: 112,41; max-min: 64,77 (57,61%); mid: 80,03;
-8,48 (-11,84%)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows

0,552 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 165 (36,36%); 35 in Africa from 40 (15%)
29,25 % (5,85 % annual) ↘
min: -0,076; max: 0,552; max-min: 0,627 (113,75%); mid: 0,238;
0,314 (56,88%)

Government expenditure on education, total

3,28 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(ascending): 58 in the world of 147 (61,22%); 18 in Africa from 39 (56,41%)
10,04 % (2,01 % annual) ↗
min: 2,34; max: 3,60; max-min: 1,26 (34,97%); mid: 2,97;
0,301 (9,20%)

Military expenditure

2,67 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 125 in the world of 155 (20%); 39 in Africa from 48 (20,83%)
12,21 % (2,44 % annual) ↗
min: 1,86; max: 4,49; max-min: 2,63 (58,52%); mid: 3,18;
-0,505 (-18,92%)

Health expenditure

3,77 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 27 in the world of 190 (86,32%); 11 in Africa from 53 (81,13%)
13,08 % (2,62 % annual) ↘
min: 2,87; max: 5,33; max-min: 2,46 (46,18%); mid: 4,10;
-0,328 (-8,70%)

Trade

103,72 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 187 (56,15%); 13 in Africa from 51 (76,47%)
7,91 % (1,58 % annual) ↗
min: 38,26; max: 140,70; max-min: 102,44 (72,81%); mid: 89,48;
14,24 (13,73%)

Trade in services

21,67 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 80 in the world of 179 (55,87%); 16 in Africa from 47 (68,09%)
3,19 % (0,639 % annual) ↘
min: 12,62; max: 33,50; max-min: 20,88 (62,33%); mid: 23,06;
-1,39 (-6,43%)

Merchandise trade

84,19 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 69 in the world of 188 (63,83%); 13 in Africa from 51 (76,47%)
9,77 % (1,95 % annual) ↗
min: 28,07; max: 110,30; max-min: 82,22 (74,55%); mid: 69,19;
15,00 (17,82%)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows

9,23 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 102 in the world of 194 (47,94%); 28 in Africa from 54 (50%)
302,45 % (60,49 % annual) ↗
min: -25,78; max: 37,17; max-min: 62,95 (169,37%); mid: 5,69;
3,54 (38,37%)

Natural resources rents

31,80 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 17 in the world of 177 (90,96%); 11 in Africa from 52 (80,77%)
53,36 % (10,67 % annual) ↗
min: 5,81; max: 54,07; max-min: 48,27 (89,26%); mid: 29,94;
1,86 (5,84%)