Mauritius Government Debt: % of GDP

2003 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | Ministry of Finance and Economic Development

Key information about Mauritius Government Debt: % of GDP

  • Mauritius Government debt accounted for 76.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 76.0 % in the previous quarter.
  • Mauritius government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2003 to Dec 2020.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 76.5 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 42.8 % in Dec 2008.




Related information about Mauritius Government Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Mauritius National Government Debt reached 8.8 USD bn in Sep 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP reached 3.0 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Mauritius's Government Debt: % of GDP from Jun 2003 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Mauritius Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Mauritius's Government Debt: % of GDP in Dec 2020?

Mauritius Government debt accounted for 76.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 76.0 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
76.5 Dec 2020 76.0 Sep 2020 42.8 Dec 2008 76.5 Dec 2020 % quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 73.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 36.4 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (%) 102.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 67.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 43.3 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Austria (%) 83.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 100.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 39.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 114.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (%) 27.2 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 26.3 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Botswana (%) 13.9 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2019
Brazil (%) 89.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Bulgaria (%) 25.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Cambodia (%) 28.1 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Canada (%) 73.8 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Chile (%) 34.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
China (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 65.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 89.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 119.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 38.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 42.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (%) 18.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 90.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Finland (%) 69.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
France (%) 115.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 59.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 69.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 76.1 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Greece (%) 205.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 45.9 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hungary (%) 78.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 77.1 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
India (%) 56.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (%) 39.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 16.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Ireland (%) 59.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 71.1 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Italy (%) 155.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 8.6 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (%) 224.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 85.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 23.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 68.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 42.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) 21.8 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Kuwait (%) 3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Latvia (%) 44.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 47.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 26.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 51.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 54.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 32.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 103.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 76.4 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Nepal (%) 27.2 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 54.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 18.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 46.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (%) 65.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 84.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 89.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 69.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 30.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 54.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 57.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 130.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 47.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 17.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 32.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 57.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 60.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Slovenia (%) 80.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 77.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 122.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 101.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Sweden (%) 40.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 32.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Tajikistan (%) 45.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Thailand (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 81.5 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Oct 2021
Turkey (%) 39.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Ukraine (%) 53.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
United Kingdom (%) 104.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 137.062 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jul 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 8,820.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MUR bn) 151.348 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MUR bn) 327.894 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (MUR bn) 145.997 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Public Debt: General Government (MUR mn) 379,838.100 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Public Debt: External (MUR mn) 105,463.800 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Public Debt: Domestic (MUR mn) 314,313.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.272 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -269.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 170.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -0.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 6,040.668 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 23,594.384 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,042.161 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 440.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 21.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 143,009.694 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,987.304 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 47.746 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 20.049 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 2.369 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 62.710 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Feb 2021
Re-Exports: SITC (MUR mn) 5,247.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Exports: SITC: Exclusive Ships Stores and Bunkers (ES) (MUR mn) 6,194.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: SITC: ES: Food and Live Animals (MUR mn) 2,062.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: Standard International Trade Classification (SITC) (MUR mn) 7,348.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: SITC: Estimates of Ships Stores and Bunkers (MUR mn) 1,154.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: SITC: ES: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (MUR mn) 2,497.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: SITC: ES: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Material (MUR mn) 936.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Exports: Europe: United Kingdom (MUR mn) 1,409.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Exports: Europe: France (MUR mn) 1,870.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Exports: America: USA (MUR mn) 1,648.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Exports: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 2,859.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Imports: SITC (MUR mn) 18,978.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: SITC: Machinery and Transport Equipment (MUR mn) 3,779.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: SITC: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (MUR mn) 2,937.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: SITC: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (MUR mn) 2,070.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (MUR mn) 3,114.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: SITC: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Material (MUR mn) 3,801.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Imports: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 4,196.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Imports: Asia: India (MUR mn) 8,679.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Imports: Europe: France (MUR mn) 3,615.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Imports: Asia: China (MUR mn) 10,187.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,498.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -315.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -11.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,544.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 91.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 244.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 20.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 282.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 330.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 220,559.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 2,062.5 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 7,844.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 57.6 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -0.729 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 26,127.881 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 487,836.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) 16,518.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 471,317.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
External Debt: Long Term (MUR mn) 9,160,401.318 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (MUR mn) 14,193.300 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
FDI: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 192.000 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
FDI: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 8,530.700 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
FDI: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 1,540.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: United Kingdom (MUR mn) 504.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 4,173.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
FDI: DV: Asia and Oceania: Asia: South & East Asia: East Asia: China (MUR mn) 228.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 916.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 257.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Financial and Insurance Activities (MUR mn) 106.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Manufacturing (MUR mn) 336.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Mozambique (MUR mn) 56.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Madagascar (MUR mn) 54.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 33.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 122.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 6.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 931.279 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 17,712.336 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1976 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) 14.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1977 - Nov 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 1998 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,681.9 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1960 - Nov 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 62.345 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 721.048 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1976 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 34,881.096 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 17.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 16,953.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Nov 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 9,310.373 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2018 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 75.02 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Broad Money Liabilities: M3: M2: Deposit Liabilities (DL) (MUR mn) 494,790.000 Oct 2018 monthly Oct 2017 - Oct 2018
Broad Money Liabilities: M3 (MUR mn) 788,283.000 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2008 - Nov 2021
Broad Money Liabilities: M3: M2 (MUR mn) 772,814.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Nov 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: USD (USD mn) 8,561.969 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency Reserves (FC) (USD mn) 6,681.888 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 2007 - Nov 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -9.1 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2019
Business Confidence Indicator (% Point) 11.200 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2018
Business Confidence Indicator: Manufacturing (% Point) 143.597 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018
Business Confidence Indicator: Services (% Point) 207.467 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

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