Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

2007 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 5.338 % in Sep 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of 4.380 % for Jun 2020. Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 14.928 % from Dec 2007 to Sep 2020, with 52 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 23.826 % in Mar 2008 and a record low of 3.947 % in Mar 2018. Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of Nominal GDP: Quarterly: Middle East and Africa. CEIC calculates quarterly Foreign Exchange Reserves as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and quarterly Nominal GDP. The International Monetary Fund provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Central Informatics Organisation provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Bahrain average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

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Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.338 Sep 2020 4.380 Jun 2020 3.947 Mar 2018 23.826 Mar 2008 % quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 30.370 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 34.531 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2020
Argentina (%) 9.309 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 20.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 2.352 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1969 - Sep 2020
Austria (%) 1.783 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 15.682 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (%) 5.338 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (%) 4.000 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Belarus (%) 3.835 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 2.122 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (%) 9.249 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 38.055 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Botswana (%) 31.540 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1994 - Sep 2020
Brazil (%) 23.825 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) 6.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (%) 46.591 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 8.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Canada (%) 4.696 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Chile (%) 14.657 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
China (%) 9.400 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Feb 2021
Colombia (%) 20.802 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 40.650 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 0.704 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 64.232 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 18.464 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 1.434 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 8.660 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 5.602 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 2.340 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Finland (%) 2.301 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
France (%) 1.973 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 21.850 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 0.902 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 10.851 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Greece (%) 1.802 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 140.664 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 23.008 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 26.106 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
India (%) 3.000 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Jan 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.500 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Ireland (%) 1.031 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 42.605 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 2.419 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 0.006 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2018
Japan (%) 0.810 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 1980 - Nov 2020
Jordan (%) 27.878 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 5.521 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 8.845 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 7.000 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Jan 2021
Kosovo (%) 12.158 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) 28.180 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 20.578 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Laos (%) 4.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Latvia (%) 13.091 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 6.968 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 0.334 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 74.578 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 29.088 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 7.548 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 2.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1959 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 4.727 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 54.736 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Mexico (%) 16.985 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 29.100 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Mongolia (%) 30.455 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 24.920 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 26.238 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Mozambique (%) 23.994 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Myanmar (%) 3.500 Jan 2021 monthly May 2011 - Jan 2021
Nepal (%) 3.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (%) 0.686 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 5.956 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2005 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 8.264 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 17.908 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Oman (%) 24.962 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Jan 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 13.326 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 17.675 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 21.566 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 35.128 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 12.000 Feb 2021 monthly May 1986 - Feb 2021
Poland (%) 23.242 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 2.713 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Qatar (%) 24.204 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Romania (%) 14.438 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 27.883 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 60.573 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 25.223 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 105.565 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 6.364 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Slovenia (%) 1.095 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 14.237 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 4.137 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 2.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Feb 2021
Sudan (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Sweden (%) 8.517 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) 135.230 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Syria (%) 31.149 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,850.646 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 761.088 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 2.1 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
National Government Debt (USD mn) 34,778.1 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 4.492 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 22.934 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.208 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -695.966 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 286.169 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 13,079.400 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.359 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 856.2 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,752.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 0.4 2019 yearly 1967 - 2019
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,508,843.534 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,584.395 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 952.120 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,578.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -17.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2019 - Sep 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 126,221.920 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 38,700.526 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 44.727 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 56.908 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 45.669 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 1994 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 140.735 Sep 2019 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2019
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 6,813.000 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 6,491.000 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 6,836.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2018
BH: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 133.571 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 178.036 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Export Value Index (2000=100) 294.754 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BH: Import Value Index (2000=100) 278.315 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -197.0 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -713.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.3 2014 yearly 1997 - 2014
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 941.6 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,504.780 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 28.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.008 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 26,197.814 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 2,418.351 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 32,515.691 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 4,494.415 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) 2,775.798 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Equity (USD mn) 981.915 2011 yearly 1975 - 2011
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) -2,201.330 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -4,977.128 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 3,845.745 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -1,086.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) -298.600 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -2,987.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,303.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,316.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -489.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) 154.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 337.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -850.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -1,086.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 876.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,726.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 428.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 322.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) 28.800 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 518.300 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) 273.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) 1,298.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) -1,025.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -575.300 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -193.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 9,852.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 50,541.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 40,689.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 12,841.000 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 7,767.210 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 34,141.581 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 6.5 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1975 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,883.2 Sep 2020 monthly Oct 1965 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.338 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.4 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.649 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1966 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 44,959.198 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,528.8 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1991 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 14.4 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,690.311 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.22 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 72.90 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 14,062.900 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1991 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2 (BHD mn) 12,764.300 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (BHD mn) 2,884.100 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Currency in Circulation (BHD mn) 742.900 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2020
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 16,887.600 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 10,196.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 4,596.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,303.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

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