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Last Updated date:17-06-2021                                         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

Q4/20

99,840

139,860.7

-28.6

 

 

- Manufacturing

LE Millions

Q4/20

157,986.6

134,490.8

17.5

 

 

- Crude oil and Mining

LE Millions

Q4/20

89,030

62,042.7

43.49

 

 

- Electricity

LE Millions

Q4/20

13,987.2

15,449.6

-9.5

 

 

- Water and Sewage

LE Millions

Q4/20

5,939.4

5,442.9

9.1

 

 

- Construction

LE Millions

Q4/20

71,013.1

66,649

6.5

 

 

- Transport , Storage , communication and Information

LE Millions

Q4/20

77,913.2

81,356.2

-4.2

 

 

- Suez Canal

LE Millions

Q4/20

23,700.6

12,972.3

82.7

 

 

- Hotels and Restaurants

LE Millions

Q4/20

15,583

9,796.6

59.1

 

 

- Others

LE Millions

Q4/20

426,557.4

414,073.1

3.01

 

 

- Total

LE Millions

Q4/20

981,550.5

924,109.5

6.2

 

 

 

 

II- GDP at current prices*

      Data link

Ministry of  Planning

- Agriculture

LE Millions

Q4/20

176,753.5

242,809.5

-27.2

 

 

- Manufacturing

LE Millions

Q4/20

276,777.3

236,897.4

16.8

 

 

 

 

- Crude oil and Mining

LE Millions

Q4/20

99,518.0

89,046.5

11.8

 

 

 

 

- Electricity

LE Millions

Q4/20

24,173.0

25,579.5

-5.5

 

 

 

 

- Water and Sewage

LE Millions

Q4/20

9,468.0

8,862.9

15.0

 

 

 

 

- Construction

LE Millions

Q4/20

118,721.2

94,981

6.8

 

 

 

 

- Transport , Storage , communication and Information

LE Millions

Q4/20

120,389.7

125,093.5

-3.8

 

 

 

 

- Suez Canal

LE Millions

Q4/20

22,868.8

21,393.4

6.9

 

 

 

 

- Hotels and Restaurants

LE Millions

Q4/20

29,237.7

12,118.0

141.3

 

 

 

 

- Others

LE Millions

Q4/20

703,592.8

673,735.5

4.4

 

 

 

 

- Total

LE Millions

Q4/20

1,581,500.0

1,530,005.6

3.4

 

 

 

 

2. Production Index *

Data link

Ministry of  Planning

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

 

 

Apr/21

102.00

109.79

 

-7.10

 

 

3. Labor Market

Data link

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Active population employed (Labor Force Survey ) 

Thousands

Q1/21

27,129

27,799

-2.41

 

 

- Unemployment rate (Labor Force Survey )

Percentage

Q1/21

7.4

7.2

2.8

 

 

 

 

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

Pounds

Q1/21

750.4

696.5

7.7

 

 

 

 

4. Price Indices

 

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Consumer Prices 2

2018/2019=100******

May/21

112.8

112.0

0.7

Data link

 

- Producer Prices 3

Jan 2016=100*****

Apr/21

212.6

211.5

0.5

Data link  

 

 

FISCAL SECTOR

1.General Government or Public Sector Operations **

 

Ministry of Finance

- Revenues

LE Millions

Q2/20

393,354

276,357

42.3

 

 

-Taxes

LE Millions

Q2/20

265,080

170,794

55.2

 

 

- Grants

LE Millions

Q2/20

1,263

3,248

-61.1

 

 

- Other revenues

LE Millions

Q2/20

127,011

102,315

24.1

 

 

- Expenditures

LE Millions

Q2/20

516,965

383,614

34.8

 

 

- Compensation of employees

LE Millions

Q2/20

72,564

70,133

3.5

 

 

- Purchases of goods and services

LE Millions

Q2/20

23,836

15,874

50.2

 

 

- Interest received

LE Millions

Q2/20

185,146

111,551

66.0

 

 

- Subsidies, grants and social benefits

LE Millions

Q2/20

130,662

113,457

15.2

 

 

- Other expenditures

LE Millions

Q2/20

26,124

23,699

10.2

 

 

- Purchases of non financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

78,632

48,900

60.8

 

 

 

 

- Cash Deficit /Surplus

LE Millions

Q2/20

-123,612

-107,257

15.2

 

 

 

 

- Net acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

2,293

14,692

-84.4

 

 

 

 

-Repayments of loans & sales of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

9,943

6,561

51.6

 

 

 

 

-Acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

7,650

-8,132

-194.1

 

 

 

 

- Overall Deficit / Surplus

LE Millions

Q2/20

-121,319

-92,564

31.1

 

 

 

 

- Financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

121,319

92,564

31.1

 

 

 

 

- Domestic Financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

-283,159

248,205

-214.1

 

 

 

 

- Bank financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

460,536

106,335

333.1

 

 

 

 

- Non-bank financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

-743,695

141,871

-624.2

 

 

 

 

- Foreign Financing (net)

LE Millions

Q2/20

-18,856

25,626

-173.6

 

 

 

 

- Discrepancy

LE Millions

Q2/20

423,334

-181,267

-333.5

 

 

 

 

2. Central Government Operations**

Ministry of Finance

-Revenues

LE Millions

Q2/20

343,112

242,197

41.7

 

 

-Taxes

LE Millions

Q2/20

265,080

170,794

55.2

 

 

 

 

- Grants

LE Millions

Q2/20

1,263

3,248

-61.1

 

 

 

 

- Other revenues

LE Millions

Q2/20

76,769

68,155

12.6

 

 

 

 

- Expenditures

LE Millions

Q2/20

475,473

337,631

40.8

 

 

 

 

- Compensation of employees

LE Millions

Q2/20

72,045

69,504

3.7

 

 

 

 

- Purchases of goods and services

LE Millions

Q2/20

23,567

15,774

49.4

 

 

 

 

- Interest received

LE Millions

Q2/20

196,747

104,482

88.3

 

 

 

 

- Subsidies, grants and social benefits

LE Millions

Q2/20

78,365

75,288

4.1

 

 

 

 

- Other expenditures

LE Millions

Q2/20

26,051

23,693

10.0

 

 

 

 

 - Purchases of non financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

78,698

48,890

61.0

 

 

 

 

- Cash Deficit /Surplus

LE Millions

Q2/20

-132,361

-95,434

38.7

 

 

 

 

- Net acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

900

786

14.6

 

 

 

 

 -Repayments of loans & sales of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

6,794

4,622

47.0

 

 

 

 

-Acquisitions of financial assets

LE Millions

Q2/20

5,894

3,837

53.6

 

 

 

- Overall Deficit / Surplus

LE Millions

Q2/20

-131,460

-94,649

38.9

 

 

 

- Financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

131,460

94,649

38.9

 

 

 

- Domestic Financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

-273,018

250,290

-209.1

 

 

 

- Bank financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

461,599

116,627

295.8

 

 

 

- Non bank financing

LE Millions

Q2/20

-734,617

133,663

-649.6

 

 

 

Foreign Financing (net)

LE Millions

Q2/20

-18,856

25,626

-173.6

 

 

 

- Discrepancy

LE Millions

Q2/20

423,334

-181,267

-333.5

 

 

 

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

Apr/21

5,184,738

5,131,876

1.0

 

 

1- Money Supply  M2

LE Millions

Apr/21

1,196,863

1,189,493

0.6

 

 

2-Quasi - Money

LE Millions

Apr/21

3,987,875

3,942,383

1.2

 

 

Counterpart Assets

 LE Millions

 

 

 

 

 

 

Net foreign assets 7

LE Millions

Apr/21

273,378

277,391

-1.4

 

 

Domestic Credit  7

LE Millions

Apr/21

5,261,955

5,183,179

1.5

 

 

Net Claims on Government  7

LE Millions

Apr/21

3,101,496

3,066,560

1.1

 

 

Claims on private Sector

LE Millions

Apr/21

1,692,059

1,663,334

1.7

 

 

Claims on Public Economic Authorities  8

LE Millions

Apr/21

644,024

629,640

2.3

 

 

Claims on Public Enterprises   8

LE Millions

Apr/21

152,716

154,717

-1.3

 

 

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

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt

- Reserve Money M0

LE Millions

May/21

922,487

968,606

-4.8

 

 

- Net claims on government

LE Millions

May/21

783,891

769,690

1.8

 

 

- Claims on public economic authorities  8

LE Millions

May/21

4,957

47,030

-89.5

 

 

- Claims on deposit money banks
 

LE Millions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Claims on banks  9

LE Millions

May/21

354,369

353,718

0.2

 

 

- Net Foreign assets

LE Millions

May/21

222,141

218,253

1.8

 

 

- Net International Reserves (US$)

US Mill. $ 

May/21

40,468

40,343

0.31

 

 

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. $

Q4/20

-4,849

-2,785

74.1

 

 

 

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

US Mill. $

Q4/20

10,470

9,678

8.2

 

 

 

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

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-20,098

-17,361

15.8

 

 

 

- Trade Balance (f.o.b)

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-8,492

-6,707

26.6

 

 

 

- Services Balance

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-1,136

-976

16.4

 

 

 

- Factors Income Balance

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-2,379

-3,067

-22.4

 

 


- Current Transfers

US Mill. $

Q4/20

7,158

7,965

-10.1

 

 

II- Capital and Financial Account

US Mill. $

Q4/20

5,255

3,918

34.1

 

 

III- Net Errors and Omissions

US Mill. $

Q4/20

1,129

-1,202

-193.9

 

 

V- Change in Reserve Assets

(increase = - )

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-1,535

69

-2,324.6

 

 

2. International Reserves and Foreign currency liquidity

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt

I- Gross International Reserve 

US Mill. $

May/21

40,475

40,350

0.3

 

 

- Gold 

US Mill. $

May/21

4,409

4,128

6.8

 

 

 

- SDRs

US Mill. $

May/21

33

160

-79.4

 

 

 

- Foreign Currencies

US Mill. $

May/21

36,033

36,062

-0.1

 

 

 

- IMF Reserve Position

US Mill. $

May/21

0

0

0.0

 

 

 

 

II-Reserves Template (Official
   Reserve Assets)

US Mill. $

Apr/21

39,198.8

39,180.4

0.05

 

 

 

- Foreign Currency Reserves

US Mill. $

Apr/21

22,785.6

23,049.0

-1.1

 

 

 

3. Merchandise trade 10

Data link  

Central Agency for public Mobilization and Statistics

- Trade Balance

US Mill. $

Apr/21

-3,074

-2,686

14.4

 

 

- Total Exports (f.o.b)

US Mill. $

Apr/21

2,841

3,413

-16.8

 

 

 

 

- Total Imports (c.i.f)

US Mill. $

Apr/21

5,915

6,100

-3.0

 

 

 

 

4. International Investment Position

Data link  

Central Bank of Egypt

- Net International Investment
   Position

US Mill. $

Q4/20

-202,641

-197,096

2.8

 

- Assets

US Mill. $

Q4/20

77,837

74,983

3.8

 

 

 

 

- Liabilities

US Mill. $

Q4/20

280,478

272,079

3.1

 

 

 

 

5. External debt

 

US Mill. $

Q4/20

129.196

125,338

3.1

Data link

Central Bank of Egypt 

6. Exchange rates (daily)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  POPULATION

Millions

2020

101.5

99.8

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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