Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

2004 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 8.778 % in Dec 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of 8.645 % for Sep 2020. Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 13.056 % from Dec 2004 to Dec 2020, with 65 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 21.687 % in Mar 2008 and a record low of 2.752 % in Mar 2013. Egypt 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 Central Bank of Egypt provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. The Ministry of Planning provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Egypt average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

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Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
8.778 Dec 2020 8.645 Sep 2020 2.752 Mar 2013 21.687 Mar 2008 % quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 28.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2021
Algeria (%) 34.531 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2020
Argentina (%) 9.053 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Mar 2021
Armenia (%) 24.129 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2021
Australia (%) 2.496 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1969 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) 2.020 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 17.318 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2021
Bahrain (%) 9.329 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Belarus (%) 6.157 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 1.981 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Bolivia (%) 9.249 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 39.235 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2021
Botswana (%) 31.181 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1994 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 22.915 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Brunei (%) 6.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (%) 42.381 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021
Cambodia (%) 8.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2021
Canada (%) 4.142 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Chile (%) 14.524 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
China (%) 8.900 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2021
Colombia (%) 20.574 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Croatia (%) 42.404 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (%) 0.706 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (%) 64.376 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Denmark (%) 17.714 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Ecuador (%) 4.134 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Egypt (%) 8.778 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Estonia (%) 6.987 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
European Union (%) 2.333 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Finland (%) 2.892 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
France (%) 1.955 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Georgia (%) 25.136 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Germany (%) 0.954 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) 9.927 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 1.876 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 139.343 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Hungary (%) 20.270 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Iceland (%) 27.410 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
India (%) 3.500 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Apr 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.500 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Ireland (%) 1.202 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Israel (%) 44.674 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2021
Italy (%) 2.390 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 0.006 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2018
Japan (%) 0.820 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1980 - Feb 2021
Jordan (%) 27.878 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 6.599 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Kenya (%) 8.845 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 7.000 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Kosovo (%) 10.639 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) 40.595 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 18.499 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Laos (%) 4.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Latvia (%) 13.903 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Lebanon (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 7.802 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Luxembourg (%) 0.335 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 103.841 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (%) 33.540 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Malawi (%) 7.548 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 2.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 5.245 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (%) 62.219 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Mexico (%) 17.123 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Moldova (%) 31.595 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (%) 30.488 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (%) 43.431 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 25.982 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (%) 23.994 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Myanmar (%) 3.500 Apr 2021 monthly May 2011 - Apr 2021
Nepal (%) 3.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Netherlands (%) 0.714 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1999 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (%) 4,941.703 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2005 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (%) 8.374 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Norway (%) 18.021 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Oman (%) 22.701 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 14.439 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 16.784 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2021
Paraguay (%) 24.854 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
Peru (%) 37.524 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2021
Philippines (%) 12.000 May 2021 monthly May 1986 - May 2021
Poland (%) 23.614 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Portugal (%) 1.913 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Qatar (%) 25.787 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Romania (%) 15.781 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2021
Russia (%) 29.693 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 62.132 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2021
Serbia (%) 26.798 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Singapore (%) 109.184 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (%) 6.128 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.157 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
South Africa (%) 13.990 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Spain (%) 4.246 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 2.000 Jun 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Jun 2021
Sudan (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Sweden (%) 7.656 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (%) 129.677 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Syria (%) 31.149 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -17,981.580 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 40,089.044 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.6 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn) 3,086.590 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 8,750.280 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,591.340 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 1,209,387.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 836,423.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -372,965.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -379,726.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 462,775.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Jun 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.806 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,344.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,693.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 97.7 May 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - May 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 440,137.945 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 201,120.161 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 47,153.832 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,100.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 55.1 May 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - May 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,747,161.259 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 668,296.528 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 139.355 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 509.756 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 139.618 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,109.224 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Feb 2021
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -3,344.000 May 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - May 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 112.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -4,849.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,752.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,482.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -250.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 6,936.620 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 129,195.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 11,958.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.245 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -202,641.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 1,293.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -111.800 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -29.900 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,371.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,817.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -10,078.200 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 862.600 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 7,919.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -79.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) 5,818.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) 330.200 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,892.200 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 42.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 58.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,416.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 64.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 452.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 78,227.122 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 335,290.568 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 18.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 34,287.7 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.778 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.3 May 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - May 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,111.000 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 353,086.449 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2004 - Apr 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 335,625.6 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 14.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 34,674.5 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 161,024.785 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 31.10 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 27.45 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Dec 2020
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 987,726.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,226,437.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,295,370.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 5,256,652.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 4,030,215.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 36,278.000 Jun 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Jun 2021
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,584.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021

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