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Last Updated date:17-09-2020                                         Real Sector                     Fiscal Sector                   Financial Sector                External Sector                 Population

 

SDDS Category and Component

 Observation period

Unit Description

Date of latest

 Latest data

Previous data

Growth rate

Links to Data

       Agency Responsible

Real Sector      

1. National Accounts

I- GDP at constant prices* (Base year=2016/2017) 1

   Data Link

Ministry of  Planning

- Agriculture

LE Millions

Q1/20

102,405.5

95,317

7.4

 

 

- Manufacturing

LE Millions

Q1/20

181,880.2

173,544.5

4.8

 

 

- Crude oil and Mining

LE Millions

Q1/20

117,307.4

93,904.5

24.9

 

 

- Electricity

LE Millions

Q1/20

16,551

13,686.1

20.9

 

 

- Water and Sewage

LE Millions

Q1/20

5,387.5

5,728.7

-6.0

 

 

- Construction

LE Millions

Q1/20

63,983.9

65,752.9

-2.7

 

 

- Transport , Storage , communication and Information

LE Millions

Q1/20

70,258.9

71,050.3

-1.1

 

 

- Suez Canal

LE Millions

Q1/20

28,322.7

24,636.8

15.0

 

 

- Hotels and Restaurants

LE Millions

Q1/20

27,662.7

27,809.8

-0.5

 

 

- Others

LE Millions

Q1/20

393,231.1

406,318

-3.2

 

 

- Total

LE Millions

Q1/20

1,006,990.8

977,748.6

3.0

 

 

 

 

II- GDP at current prices*

      Data link

Ministry of  Planning

- Agriculture

LE Millions

Q1/20

148,324.5

151,129.9

-1.9

 

 

- Manufacturing

LE Millions

Q1/20

266,855.4

266,571

0.1

 

 

 

 

- Crude oil and Mining

LE Millions

Q1/20

100,312

138,754.9

-27.7

 

 

 

 

- Electricity

LE Millions

Q1/20

25,419.8

21,663.8

17.3

 

 

 

 

- Water and Sewage

LE Millions

Q1/20

7,522.7

8,664.1

-13.2

 

 

 

 

- Construction

LE Millions

Q1/20

91,354.5

100,531.1

-9.1

 

 

 

 

- Transport , Storage , communication and Information

LE Millions

Q1/20

93,700.5

102,337.6

-8.4

 

 

 

 

- Suez Canal

LE Millions

Q1/20

20,806.8

24,973.8

-16.7

 

 

 

 

- Hotels and Restaurants

LE Millions

Q1/20

35,051.9

44,192.3

-20.7

 

 

 

 

- Others

LE Millions

Q1/20

545,166.1

614,681.5

-11.3

 

 

 

 

- Total

LE Millions

Q1/20

1,334,514.1

1,473,500.0

-9.4

 

 

 

 

2. Production Index *

Data link

Ministry of  Planning

- Total Production Index (Base Year FY 2012/2013)

 

 

Jul/20

102.09

90.25

 

13.1

 

 

3. Labor Market

Data link

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Active population employed (Labor Force Survey ) 

Thousands

Q2/20

24,115

26,772

-9.92

 

 

- Unemployment rate (Labor Force Survey )

Percentage

Q2/20

9.6

7.7

24.7

 

 

 

 

- Establishment Survey (Rate of weekly wages evolution)****

Pounds

Q2/20

704.2

657.3

7.1

 

 

 

 

4. Price Indices

 

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Consumer Prices 2

2018/2019=100******

Aug/20

107.9

108.1

-0.2

Data link

 

- Producer Prices 3

Jan 2016=100*****

Jul/20

193.7

188.1

3.0

Data link  

 

 

FISCAL SECTOR

1.General Government or Public Sector Operations **

 

Ministry of Finance

- Revenues

LE Millions

Q1/20

276,357

235,041

9.2

 

 

-Taxes

LE Millions

Q1/20

170,794

172,161

-0.8

 

 

- Grants

LE Millions

Q1/20

3,248

429

657.3

 

 

- Other revenues

LE Millions

Q1/20

102,315

80,451

27.2

 

 

- Expenditures

LE Millions

Q1/20

383,614

352,614

8.8

 

 

- Compensation of employees

LE Millions

Q1/20

70,133

73,014

-3.9

 

 

- Purchases of goods and services

LE Millions

Q1/20

15,874

17,845

-11.0

 

 

- Interest received

LE Millions

Q1/20

111,551

136,340

-18.2

 

 

- Subsidies, grants and social benefits

LE Millions

Q1/20

113,457

67,213

68.8

 

 

- Other expenditures

LE Millions

Q1/20

23,699

19,006

24.7

 

 

- Purchases of non financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

48,900

39,197

24.8

 

 

 

 

- Cash Deficit /Surplus

LE Millions

Q1/20

-107,257

-99,573

7.7

 

 

 

 

- Net acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

14,692

31,137

-52.8

 

 

 

 

-Repayments of loans & sales of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

6,561

5,213

25.8

 

 

 

 

-Acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

-8,132

-25,924

-68.6

 

 

 

 

- Overall Deficit / Surplus

LE Millions

Q1/20

-92,564

-68,437

35.3

 

 

 

 

- Financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

92,564

68,437

35.3

 

 

 

 

- Domestic Financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

248,205

312,930

-20.7

 

 

 

 

- Bank financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

106,335

81,255

30.9

 

 

 

 

- Non-bank financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

141,871

231,675

-38.8

 

 

 

 

- Foreign Financing (net)

LE Millions

Q1/20

25,626

7,407

246.0

 

 

 

 

- Discrepancy

LE Millions

Q1/20

-181,267

-251,900

-28.0

 

 

 

 

2. Central Government Operations**

Ministry of Finance

-Revenues

LE Millions

Q1/20

242,197

217,150

11.5

 

 

-Taxes

LE Millions

Q1/20

170,794

172,161

-0.8

 

 

 

 

- Grants

LE Millions

Q1/20

3,248

429

657.3

 

 

 

 

- Other revenues

LE Millions

Q1/20

68,155

44,560

53.0

 

 

 

 

- Expenditures

LE Millions

Q1/20

337,631

318,280

6.1

 

 

 

 

- Compensation of employees

LE Millions

Q1/20

69,504

72,288

-3.9

 

 

 

 

- Purchases of goods and services

LE Millions

Q1/20

15,774

17,697

-10.9

 

 

 

 

- Interest received

LE Millions

Q1/20

104,482

128,677

-18.8

 

 

 

 

- Subsidies, grants and social benefits

LE Millions

Q1/20

75,288

41,473

81.5

 

 

 

 

- Other expenditures

LE Millions

Q1/20

23,693

18,996

24.7

 

 

 

 

 - Purchases of non financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

48,890

39,148

24.9

 

 

 

 

- Cash Deficit /Surplus

LE Millions

Q1/20

-95,434

-101,130

-5.6

 

 

 

 

- Net acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

786

-4,075

-119.3

 

 

 

 

 -Repayments of loans & sales of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

4,622

3,960

16.7

 

 

 

 

-Acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q1/20

3,837

8,035

-52.2

 

 

 

- Overall Deficit / Surplus

LE Millions

Q1/20

-94,649

-105,204

-10.0

 

 

 

- Financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

94,649

105,204

10.0

 

 

 

- Domestic Financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

250,290

349,697

-28.4

 

 

 

- Bank financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

116,627

69,276

68.4

 

 

 

- Non bank financing

LE Millions

Q1/20

133,663

280,421

-52.3

 

 

 

Foreign Financing (net)

LE Millions

Q1/20

25,626

7,407

246.0

 

 

 

- Discrepancy

LE Millions

Q1/20

-181,267

-251,900

-28.0

 

 

 

3.Central Government Debt ** 4

    Data link

Ministry of Finance

- Total outstanding domestic and external government debt (I+II)

LE Millions

 

Q1/18

4,139,732

3,972,082

4.2

 

 

I- Gross domestic debt by maturities (Original) 4

LE Millions

Q1/18

3,370,879

3,288,363

2.5

 

 

- Short-term          

LE Millions

Q1/18

1,530,733

1,464,975

4.5

 

 

- Medium-term

LE Millions

Q1/18

370,772

367,901

0.8

 

 

- Long-term

LE Millions

Q1/18

1,469,374

1,455,487

1.0

 

 

- Net deposits of the government at the banking system

LE Millions

Q1/18

373,073

358,751

4.0

 

 

- Net domestic government debt

LE Millions

Q1/18

2,997,806

2,929,612

2.3

 

 

II-External debt by maturities (Original) 5

LE Millions

Q1/18

768,853

683,719

12.5

 

 

- Short-term

LE Millions

Q1/18

0.0

0.0

0.0

 

 

- Medium-term

LE Millions

Q1/18

0.0

0.0

0.0

 

 

- Long-term

LE Millions

Q1/18

768,853

683,719

12.5

 

 

III- External Guaranteed government debt

LE Millions

Q1/18

394,333

372,347

6.0

 

 

FINANCIAL SECTOR       

1. Analytical accounts of the Banking Sector (including CBE)*

Data link 

Central Bank of Egypt

Domestic Liquidity(1+2) 6

LE Millions

Jul/20

4,626,455

4,538,810

1.9

 

 

1- Money Supply  M2

LE Millions

Jul/20

1,125,021

1,084,742

3.7

 

 

2-Quasi - Money

LE Millions

Jul/20

3,501,434

3,454,068

1.4

 

 

Counterpart Assets

 LE Millions

 

 

 

 

 

 

Net foreign assets 7

LE Millions

Jul/20

157,439

130,214

20.9

 

 

Domestic Credit  7

LE Millions

Jul/20

4,873,423

4,845,280

0.6

 

 

Net Claims on Government  7

LE Millions

Jul/20

3,031,496

3,021,725

0.3

 

 

Claims on private Sector

LE Millions

Jul/20

1,474,746

1,454,688

1.4

 

 

Claims on Public Economic Authorities  8

LE Millions

Jul/20

491,672

479,614

2.5

 

 

Claims on Public Enterprises   8

LE Millions

Jul/20

158,428

156,267

1.4

 

 

2. Analytical accounts of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE)*

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt

- Reserve Money M0

LE Millions

Aug/20

929,350

912,097

1.9

 

 

- Net claims on government

LE Millions

Aug/20

774,370

820,416

-5.6

 

 

- Claims on public economic authorities  8

LE Millions

Aug/20

40,753

40,004

1.9

 

 

- Claims on deposit money banks
 

LE Millions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Claims on banks  9

LE Millions

Aug/20

265,672

262,476

1.2

 

 

- Net Foreign assets

LE Millions

Aug/20

185,762

186,514

-0.4

 

 

- Net International Reserves (US$)

US Mill. $ 

Aug/20

38,366

38,315

0.1

 

 

3. Interest rates on deposits and loans at banks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. Stock Exchange Index (daily)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 EXTERNAL SECTOR

1. Balance of  Payments***(+)

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt

I- Current Account

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-2,765

-3,192

-13.4

 

 

 

-  Export of Goods (f.o.b) and Services

US Mill. $

Q1/20

11,793

13,154

-10.3

 

 

 

-  Imports of Goods (f.o.b) and Services

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-19,006

-20,829

-8.8

 

 

 

- Trade Balance (f.o.b)

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-7,355

-7,800

-5.7

 

 

 

- Services Balance

US Mill. $

Q1/20

142

125

13.6

 

 

 

- Factors Income Balance

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-3,385

-2,466

37.3

 

 


- Current Transfers

US Mill. $

Q1/20

7,833

6,949

12.7

 

 

II- Capital and Financial Account

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-1,144

4,576

-125.0

 

 

III- Net Errors and Omissions

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-1,617

-1,201

34.6

 

 

V- Change in Reserve Assets

(increase = - )

US Mill. $

Q1/20

5525

-184

-3,102.7

 

 

2. International Reserves and Foreign currency liquidity

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt

I- Gross International Reserve 

US Mill. $

Aug/20

38,370

38,319

0.1

 

 

- Gold 

US Mill. $

Aug/20

4,520

4,505

0.3

 

 

 

- SDRs

US Mill. $

Aug/20

215

304

-29.3

 

 

 

- Foreign Currencies

US Mill. $

Aug/20

33,635

33,510

0.4

 

 

 

- IMF Reserve Position

US Mill. $

Aug/20

0

0

0.0

 

 

 

 

II-Reserves Template (Official
   Reserve Assets)

US Mill. $

Jul/20

37,314.9

37,211.5

0.3

 

 

 

- Foreign Currency Reserves

US Mill. $

Jul/20

22,223.4

22,981.6

-3.3

 

 

 

3. Merchandise trade 10

Data link  

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Trade Balance

US Mill. $

Jul/20

-2,277

-3,309

-31.2

 

 

- Total Exports (f.o.b)

US Mill. $

Jul/20

2,153

2,248

-4.2

 

 

 

 

- Total Imports (c.i.f)

US Mill. $

Jul/20

4,430

5,558

-20.3

 

 

 

 

4. International Investment Position

Data link  

Central Bank of Egypt

- Net International Investment
   Position

US Mill. $

Q1/20

-182,110

-176,013

3.5

 

- Assets

US Mill. $

Q1/20

68,954

82,088

-16.0

 

 

 

 

- Liabilities

US Mill. $

Q1/20

251,064

258,101

-2.7

 

 

 

 

5. External debt

 

US Mill. $

Q1/20

111,292

112,671

-1.2

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt 

6. Exchange rates (daily)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  POPULATION

Millions

2019

99.8

98.1

1.7

Data link

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

 

 

 

The data excludes the operations of extra budgetary units, social insurance funds (SIFs) and non-financial public corporations.

 

Fiscal year (FY): 1st of July to 30th of June 

 

(1) The base year for the plan is FY 2016/2017 which starts from FY 2017/2018 to FY 2021/2022.

(2) The CPI base period is Jan 2010 . Weights are extracted from Income and Expenditure Survey FY 2004/2005.

(3) The PPI base year was FY 2004/2005 and it changed to be a base month (Jan 2016=100) .

 

(4) Excluding  the debts of Economic Authorities and  the National Investment Bank.

 

(5) Represents government external debt balance, the outstanding of 30/9/2008, after the Central Bank reclassification of external debts data, by increasing government debt, transferred from other sectors without affecting total external debt.

(6) Extracted from the consolidated balance sheet of the banking sector which includes other financial institutions.

(7) Due to the settlement of rescheduled loans between CBE and government

(8)  Reported as "Non financial Enterprises " in IFS.

 

(9) The former bank's classification by type of activity was cancelled by virtue of the banking law No . 88 of 2003

 

(10)  General Organization for Export and Import Control (GOEIC) is responsible for exports data  since Jan 2008 .  Ministry of Industry and Commerce is responsible for imports data .

    


              *  Latest data is preliminary

             ** Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001

             ***  Latest data and previous data is  preliminary

             **** Rate of weekly wages evolution changed from annual form  to quarterly form  by the first quarter 2019.

             ***** The base year of Producer Prices changed from 2014/2015 to Jan 2016

             ****** The base year of Consumer Prices changed from Jan 2010 to 2018/2019 based on the weights of income and expenditure survey for 2017/2018 

             (+) Based on the new forms developed by the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) by virtue of the P. M. Decree No. 2732 of 2019/ Law No. 141 of 2019, amending the Investment Law   

                  No. 72 of 2017.

 

 

   Data producers:

 

MoP:         Ministry of Planning Monitoring and Administrative Reform

MoF:        Ministry of Finance

CAPMS:  Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics

CBE:        Central Bank of Egypt


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