Public sector in Mauritania

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Public sector in Mauritania


The continent: Africa
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Army in Mauritania


Armed forces personnel, total

20 850 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 102 in the world of 169 (40,24%); 24 in Africa from 51 (54,90%)
0,096 % (0,019 % annual) ↗
min: 8 500; max: 21 000; max-min: 12 500 (59,52%); mid: 14 750;
6 100 (29,26%)

Military expenditure

2,67 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 31 in the world of 155 (80,65%); 10 in Africa from 48 (81,25%)
12,21 % (2,44 % annual) ↗
min: 1,86; max: 4,49; max-min: 2,63 (58,52%); mid: 3,18;
-0,505 (-18,92%)

Armed forces personnel

1,63 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 44 in the world of 166 (74,10%); 8 in Africa from 49 (85,71%)
12,85 % (2,57 % annual) ↗
min: 1,63; max: 3,26; max-min: 1,64 (50,12%); mid: 2,45;
-0,818 (-50,25%)

Unemployment in Mauritania


Unemployment

(ascending): 174 in the world of 174 (0,575%); 50 in Africa from 50 (2%)
0,323 % (0,065 % annual) ↗
min: 31; max: 32,50; max-min: 1,50 (4,62%); mid: 31,75;
-0,750 (-2,42%)
31,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 174 in the world of 174 (0,575%); 50 in Africa from 50 (2%)
0,635 % (0,127 % annual) ↗
min: 31,50; max: 33; max-min: 1,50 (4,55%); mid: 32,25;
-0,750 (-2,38%)
29,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 170 in the world of 174 (2,87%); 49 in Africa from 50 (4%)
0,339 % (0,068 % annual) ↗
min: 29,50; max: 30,90; max-min: 1,40 (4,53%); mid: 30,20;
-0,700 (-2,37%)

Intentional homicides

11,40 per 100,000 people[?] (2012)
(ascending): 152 in the world of 185 (18,38%); 42 in Africa from 52 (21,15%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,900 % sales[?] (2014)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 96 (34,38%); 14 in Africa from 27 (51,85%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↘
min: 0,600; max: 0,900; max-min: 0,300 (33,33%); mid: 0,750;
0,150 (16,67%)

Corruption in Mauritania


Bribery incidence

28,90 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2014)
(ascending): 76 in the world of 104 (27,88%); 19 in Africa from 28 (35,71%)
41,52 % (8,30 % annual) ↗
min: 28,90; max: 52,90; max-min: 24 (45,37%); mid: 40,90;
-12 (-41,52%)

CPIA transparency, accountability, and corruption in the public sector rating [1=low to 6=high]

3 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 33 in the world of 82 (60,98%); 22 in Africa from 40 (47,50%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↘
min: 2,50; max: 3; max-min: 0,500 (16,67%); mid: 2,75;
0,250 (8,33%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

20,40 % of firms[?] (2014)
(ascending): 68 in the world of 97 (30,93%); 19 in Africa from 28 (35,71%)
68,14 % (13,63 % annual) ↗
min: 20,40; max: 48,20; max-min: 27,80 (57,68%); mid: 34,30;
-13,90 (-68,14%)

Informal payments to public officials

27,80 % of firms[?] (2014)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 95 (34,74%); 18 in Africa from 26 (34,62%)
97,66 % (19,53 % annual) ↗
min: 27,80; max: 82,10; max-min: 54,30 (66,14%); mid: 54,95;
-27,15 (-97,66%)

Social programs in Mauritania


Adequacy of social insurance programs

34,80 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 34 in the world of 92 (64,13%); 10 in Africa from 27 (66,67%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

45,34 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 9 in the world of 102 (92,16%); 3 in Africa from 35 (94,29%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

44,12 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 1 in the world of 91 (100%); 1 in Africa from 28 (100%)