Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

2004 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

  • Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 8.511 % in Jun 2021
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 8.782 % for Mar 2021
  • Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 12.496 % from Dec 2004 to Jun 2021, with 67 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 and Economic Development provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Egypt average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

View Egypt's Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP from Dec 2004 to Jun 2021 in the chart:

Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

What was Egypt's Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP in Jun 2021?

Egypt Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 8.511 % in Jun 2021 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
8.511 Jun 2021 8.782 Mar 2021 2.752 Mar 2013 21.687 Mar 2008 % quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021

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 (%) 9.057 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Armenia (%) 24.136 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2021
Australia (%) 2.399 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1969 - Jun 2021
Austria (%) 1.852 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 15.446 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
Bahrain (%) 9.329 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Belarus (%) 6.469 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2021
Belgium (%) 1.864 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Bolivia (%) 4.944 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 39.222 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2021
Botswana (%) 27.737 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1994 - Jun 2021
Brazil (%) 21.646 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Brunei (%) 6.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (%) 43.798 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2021
Cambodia (%) 8.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Oct 2021
Canada (%) 4.136 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2021
Chile (%) 14.928 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Jun 2021
China (%) 8.900 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2021
Colombia (%) 17.498 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Croatia (%) 40.911 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
Cyprus (%) 0.628 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Czech Republic (%) 61.507 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Denmark (%) 17.553 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Ecuador (%) 4.216 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Egypt (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 6.868 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
European Union (%) 2.280 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Finland (%) 2.839 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
France (%) 1.929 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 22.185 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Jun 2021
Germany (%) 0.916 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2021
Ghana (%) 9.927 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 1.754 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 135.917 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 18.157 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Iceland (%) 26.467 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
India (%) 3.500 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Apr 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.500 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Ireland (%) 1.140 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Israel (%) 43.788 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2021
Italy (%) 2.425 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 0.006 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2018
Japan (%) 0.820 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1980 - Feb 2021
Jordan (%) 27.548 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1992 - Jun 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 7.073 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Kenya (%) 8.845 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 7.000 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Kosovo (%) 10.695 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) 40.595 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 27.480 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Laos (%) 3.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2021
Latvia (%) 12.947 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 7.644 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
Luxembourg (%) 0.239 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 96.715 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
North Macedonia (%) 32.851 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Malawi (%) 7.548 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 2.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 4.875 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Mauritius (%) 59.315 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2021
Mexico (%) 15.525 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Moldova (%) 29.252 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Mongolia (%) 27.943 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Montenegro (%) 30.421 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Morocco (%) 24.640 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 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 (%) 0.627 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 1999 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (%) 5,154.716 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2005 - Jun 2021
Nigeria (%) 8.569 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2021
Norway (%) 18.374 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Oman (%) 22.708 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Pakistan (%) 5.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 14.439 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 15.921 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2021
Paraguay (%) 24.769 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2021
Peru (%) 31.620 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Jun 2021
Philippines (%) 12.000 Oct 2021 monthly May 1986 - Oct 2021
Poland (%) 22.352 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Portugal (%) 2.885 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Qatar (%) 23.777 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Romania (%) 15.686 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Jun 2021
Russia (%) 28.839 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Jun 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 57.887 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Serbia (%) 25.149 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Singapore (%) 107.746 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2021
Slovakia (%) 5.786 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.129 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
South Africa (%) 11.518 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Spain (%) 4.024 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 4.000 Oct 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Oct 2021
Sudan (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Sweden (%) 7.522 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (%) 128.518 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 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) 11,227.205 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 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) 3,037.800 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 8,649.900 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,525.740 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 223,904.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 391,332.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -167,428.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -168,003.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 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 (%) 2.685 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,384.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,693.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 48.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Sep 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 434,039.287 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 206,490.894 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 45,603.526 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,100.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 16.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Sep 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,734,605.303 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 678,318.860 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) -2,384.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Sep 2021
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 51,318.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 97,118.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 76.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -4,849.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,752.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,755.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
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 (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.559 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -202,641.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,963.300 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -35.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) 2,755.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) 65.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 6,346.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 3,264.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 1,933.900 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -9,551.200 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,111.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -76.700 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -23.600 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,485.100 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 124,143.600 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1997 - Jun 2021
External Debt: Central & Local Government (USD mn) 82,445.600 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 95.400 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 415.400 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 89.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 158.800 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,263.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
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) 84,702.557 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 354,936.692 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 17.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 31,824.7 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.5 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,217.000 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Oct 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 379,540.913 Aug 2021 monthly Jun 2004 - Aug 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 350,105.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 37,359.6 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 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) 1,005,060.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,330,584.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 5,575,665.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,499,775.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 4,245,081.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,849.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 33,813.000 Oct 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Oct 2021
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 5,976,503.000 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Aug 2021
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 2,849,124.000 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Aug 2021

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