Standard of living in Mauritius

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Mauritius

Standard of living in Mauritius


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

Poverty in Mauritius


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

0,650 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 14 in the world of 80 (83,75%); 1 in Africa from 28 (100%)
1,54 % (0,308 % annual) ↘
min: 0,620; max: 0,650; max-min: 0,030 (4,62%); mid: 0,635;
0,015 (2,31%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

0,110 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 9 in the world of 78 (89,74%); 1 in Africa from 28 (100%)
12,12 % (2,42 % annual) ↘
min: 0,070; max: 0,110; max-min: 0,040 (36,36%); mid: 0,090;
0,020 (18,18%)

GINI index

35,84 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 113 (52,21%); 9 in Africa from 28 (71,43%)
0,177 % (0,035 % annual) ↘
min: 35,65; max: 35,84; max-min: 0,190 (0,530%); mid: 35,75;
0,095 (0,265%)

Access to resources in Mauritius


Access to electricity

100 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 21 in the world of 191 (89,53%); 5 in Africa from 53 (92,45%)
100 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 14 in the world of 184 (92,93%); 4 in Africa from 48 (93,75%)
100 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 20 in the world of 200 (90,50%); 6 in Africa from 52 (90,38%)

Access to non-solid fuel

99,26 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 65 in the world of 191 (66,49%); 6 in Africa from 54 (90,74%)
3,72 % (0,743 % annual) ↘
min: 82,59; max: 99,26; max-min: 16,67 (16,80%); mid: 90,92;
8,34 (8,40%)
100 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 6 in the world of 176 (97,16%); 2 in Africa from 52 (98,08%)
0,016 % (0,0031106 % annual) ↘
min: 99,98; max: 100; max-min: 0,016 (0,016%); mid: 99,99;
0,0077764 (0,0077764%)
98,67 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 70 in the world of 191 (63,87%); 6 in Africa from 54 (90,74%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 78 in the world of 197 (60,91%); 4 in Africa from 54 (94,44%)
0,430 % (0,086 % annual) ↘
min: 91,10; max: 93,20; max-min: 2,10 (2,25%); mid: 92,15;
0,950 (1,02%)
(descending): 84 in the world of 197 (57,87%); 5 in Africa from 54 (92,59%)
0,106 % (0,021 % annual) ↘
min: 93,30; max: 93,90; max-min: 0,600 (0,639%); mid: 93,60;
0,300 (0,319%)
(descending): 66 in the world of 193 (66,32%); 4 in Africa from 54 (94,44%)
0,648 % (0,130 % annual) ↘
min: 89,40; max: 92,60; max-min: 3,20 (3,46%); mid: 91;
1,60 (1,73%)

Improved water source

(descending): 41 in the world of 197 (79,70%); 1 in Africa from 53 (100%)
0,200 % (0,040 % annual) ↘
min: 99,20; max: 99,90; max-min: 0,700 (0,701%); mid: 99,55;
0,350 (0,350%)
(descending): 52 in the world of 198 (74,24%); 4 in Africa from 53 (94,34%)
(descending): 43 in the world of 193 (78,24%); 1 in Africa from 53 (100%)
0,200 % (0,040 % annual) ↘
min: 98,70; max: 99,80; max-min: 1,10 (1,10%); mid: 99,25;
0,550 (0,551%)

Poor people in Mauritius


Prevalence of undernourishment

5 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 1 in the world of 115 (100%); 1 in Africa from 44 (100%)

Prevalence of wasting

15,70 % of children under 5[?] (1995)
(2000) (ascending): 117 in the world of 136 (14,71%); 41 in Africa from 52 (23,08%)

Gasoline prices in Mauritius


Pump price for diesel fuel

1,38 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 118 in the world of 177 (33,90%); 36 in Africa from 48 (27,08%)
10,87 % (2,17 % annual) ↘
min: 1,23; max: 1,38; max-min: 0,150 (10,87%); mid: 1,31;
0,075 (5,43%)

Pump price for gasoline

1,65 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 141 in the world of 179 (21,79%); 41 in Africa from 48 (16,67%)
6,06 % (1,21 % annual) ↘
min: 1,55; max: 1,65; max-min: 0,100 (6,06%); mid: 1,60;
0,050 (3,03%)

Distribution of income in Mauritius


Income share held by highest 10%

29,04 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 57 in the world of 113 (50,44%); 20 in Africa from 28 (32,14%)
0,333 % (0,067 % annual) ↘
min: 28,75; max: 29,04; max-min: 0,290 (0,999%); mid: 28,90;
0,145 (0,499%)

Income share held by highest 20%

43,88 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 59 in the world of 113 (48,67%); 20 in Africa from 28 (32,14%)
0,053 % (0,011 % annual) ↘
min: 43,81; max: 43,88; max-min: 0,070 (0,160%); mid: 43,85;
0,035 (0,080%)

Income share held by second 20%

11,75 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 53 in the world of 113 (53,98%); 8 in Africa from 28 (75%)
0,142 % (0,028 % annual) ↘
min: 11,70; max: 11,75; max-min: 0,050 (0,426%); mid: 11,73;
0,025 (0,213%)

Income share held by third 20%

15,72 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 54 in the world of 113 (53,10%); 8 in Africa from 28 (75%)
0,360 % (0,072 % annual) ↘
min: 15,55; max: 15,72; max-min: 0,170 (1,08%); mid: 15,64;
0,085 (0,541%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

21,23 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 79 in the world of 113 (30,97%); 15 in Africa from 28 (50%)
0,188 % (0,038 % annual) ↗
min: 21,23; max: 21,35; max-min: 0,120 (0,562%); mid: 21,29;
-0,060 (-0,283%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

7,42 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 45 in the world of 113 (61,06%); 8 in Africa from 28 (75%)
0,719 % (0,144 % annual) ↗
min: 7,42; max: 7,58; max-min: 0,160 (2,11%); mid: 7,50;
-0,080 (-1,08%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

2,98 %[?] (2012)
(descending): 46 in the world of 113 (60,18%); 8 in Africa from 28 (75%)
1,23 % (0,246 % annual) ↗
min: 2,98; max: 3,09; max-min: 0,110 (3,56%); mid: 3,04;
-0,055 (-1,85%)