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International Benchmarks

Mauritius is recognised by international organisations for continuous improvement in its doing business regime. The country is today acclaimed as a leading investment destination.

No Index Global Rank Africa Rank
1 World Bank Doing Business 2017 49 out of 190 countries 1st
2 Global Competitiveness Index 2016 - 2017 45 out of 138 countries 1st
3 Corruption Perceptions Index 2015
(Transparency International)
50 out of 176 countries 3rd
4 International Property Rights Index 2016 34 out of 128 countries 3rd
5 Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance 2016 - 1st
6 Press Freedom Index 2016
(Reporters without Borders)
61 out 0f 180 countries 8th
7 The A.T. Kearney Global Services Location Index, 2016 30 out of 50 countries 3rd
8 2017 Index of Economic Freedom
(Heritage Foundation)
21 out of 180 countries 1st
9 Economic Freedom of the World 2016
(Fraser Institute)
5 out of 159 countries 1st
10 Human Development Index 2015 63 out of 188 countries 1st
11 Democracy Index 2015 -
Economist Intelligence Unit
Full Democracy
18 out of 167 countries
1st
12 Knowledge Economy Index 2012 62 out of 145 countries 1st
13 Global Enabling Trade Report 2016 39 out of 136 countries 1st
14 Environmental Performance Index 2016 77 out of 180 countries 1st
15 Mercer’s 2016 Quality of Living Survey 83 out of 230 countries 1st
16 E-government development Index 2016 58 out of 193 countries 1st
17 Global Information Technology Report 2016 49 out of 139 countries 1st
18 Forbes Survey of Best Countries for Business 2017 39 out of 139 countries 1st
19 The Travel and Tourism Competitiveness 2015 56 out of 141 countries 3rd
20 Social Progress Index 2016 40 out of 133 countries 1st