The rate of unemployment has gone from 8.7% to 7.6%, according to Statistics Mauritius.
The report of Statistics Mauritius has been published on its website today, June 27.
Back in 2015, the rate of unemployment was at 8.7% at the end of the first trimester, in March. Now, it has plummeted down to 7.6%.
The number of unemployed individuals was 50,300 at the end of March 2015; it decreased to 46,600 at the end of last year, and went further down to 43,500 this year.
Statistics Mauritius also indicates that while the overall rate of unemployment for 2015 was 7.9%, the figure might fall to 7.7% this year.