Egypt National Government Debt

2006 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Egypt National Government Debt

  • Egypt National Government Debt reached 316.6 USD bn in Jun 2020, compared with 302.1 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Egypt National Government Debt data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2006 to Jun 2020.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 329.1 USD bn in Sep 2016 and a record low of 115.2 USD bn in Jun 2006.

CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as the sum of Gross Domestic Debt for Budget Sector and Government External Debt and converts it into USD. The Ministry of Finance provides Gross Domestic Debt for Budget Sector in local currency. The Central Bank of Egypt provides Government External Debt in USD. The Central Bank of Egypt period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 68.6 % of its Nominal GDP in Jun 2020.
  • Egypt Nominal GDP reached 102.5 USD bn in Sep 2020.
  • View Egypt's National Government Debt from Jun 2006 to Jun 2020 in the chart:

    Egypt National Government Debt

    What was Egypt's National Government Debt in Jun 2020?

    Egypt National Government Debt reached 316.6 USD bn in Jun 2020, compared with 302.1 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

    Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
    316,592.2 Jun 2020 302,078.8 Dec 2019 115,154.4 Jun 2006 329,058.2 Sep 2016 USD mn quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020

    National Government Debt by Country Comparison

    Buy Selected Data

    Includes National Government Debt on 98 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
    country/region Last Frequency Range
    Albania (USD mn) 11,781.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2021
    Algeria (USD mn) 62,686.3 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
    Argentina (USD mn) 335,582.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
    Armenia (USD mn) 9,016.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
    Australia (USD mn) 591,736.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
    Austria (USD mn) 385,734.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
    Bahrain (USD mn) 38,334.3 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Nov 2021
    Belarus (USD mn) 22,823.9 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2021
    Belgium (USD mn) 635,116.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
    Bolivia (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
    Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 3,669.1 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
    Botswana (USD mn) 2,443.5 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
    Brazil (USD mn) 1,233,699.2 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2021
    Bulgaria (USD mn) 18,770.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2021
    Canada (USD mn) 1,314,327.4 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
    Chile (USD mn) 91,625.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
    China (USD mn) 3,201,622.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
    Colombia (USD mn) 190,482.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
    Croatia (USD mn) 53,637.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
    Cyprus (USD mn) 28,051.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Nov 2021
    Czech Republic (USD mn) 110,486.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Denmark (USD mn) 149,555.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Ecuador (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
    Egypt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
    Estonia (USD mn) 6,660.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    European Union (USD mn) 14,948,951.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
    Finland (USD mn) 195,027.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    France (USD mn) 3,281,269.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
    Georgia (USD mn) 9,356.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
    Germany (USD mn) 2,816,970.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Greece (USD mn) 419,431.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
    Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 161,605.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
    Hungary (USD mn) 131,727.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2021
    Iceland (USD mn) 17,820.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
    India (USD mn) 1,695,219.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2021
    Indonesia (USD mn) 468,147.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Nov 2021
    Ireland (USD mn) 277,839.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
    Israel (USD mn) 306,021.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Italy (USD mn) 3,130,903.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
    Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
    Japan (USD mn) 10,874,950.5 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2021
    Jordan (USD mn) 38,355.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2021
    Kazakhstan (USD mn) 44,870.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
    Kenya (USD mn) 71,510.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
    South Korea (USD mn) 782,815.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2021
    Kosovo (USD mn) 1,819.4 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
    Kuwait (USD mn) 2,809.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
    Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 4,948.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
    Latvia (USD mn) 16,012.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Lebanon (USD mn) 97,750.6 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
    Lithuania (USD mn) 27,970.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Luxembourg (USD mn) 20,735.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
    North Macedonia (USD mn) 6,931.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
    Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
    Malaysia (USD mn) 231,513.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2021
    Malta (USD mn) 9,249.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Mauritius (USD mn) 8,820.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
    Mexico (USD mn) 642,885.8 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Nov 2021
    Moldova (USD mn) 4,383.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2021
    Montenegro (USD mn) 4,237.5 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Sep 2021
    Morocco (USD mn) 95,875.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
    Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
    Netherlands (USD mn) 511,850.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
    New Zealand (USD mn) 78,494.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
    Nigeria (USD mn) 82,393.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
    Norway (USD mn) 183,003.3 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Oman (USD mn) 48,780.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
    Panama (USD mn) 38,405.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - Mar 2021
    Paraguay (USD mn) 10,735.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
    Peru (USD mn) 71,068.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
    Philippines (USD mn) 236,470.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2021
    Poland (USD mn) 355,358.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Portugal (USD mn) 314,359.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
    Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
    Romania (USD mn) 130,061.7 Oct 2021 monthly Nov 2011 - Oct 2021
    Russia (USD mn) 282,144.4 Nov 2021 monthly May 2009 - Nov 2021
    Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 227,604.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
    Serbia (USD mn) 33,746.8 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Nov 2021
    Singapore (USD mn) 562,855.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
    Slovakia (USD mn) 68,561.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
    Slovenia (USD mn) 46,463.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
    South Africa (USD mn) 265,679.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
    Spain (USD mn) 1,658,090.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2021
    Sri Lanka (USD mn) 85,687.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
    Sweden (USD mn) 228,535.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
    Switzerland (USD mn) 228,275.7 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
    Taiwan (USD mn) 229,840.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
    Thailand (USD mn) 251,956.3 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Nov 2021
    Tunisia (USD mn) 36,295.0 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Aug 2021
    Turkey (USD mn) 271,456.7 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
    Ukraine (USD mn) 82,994.5 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2021
    United Kingdom (USD mn) 3,170,840.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
    United States (USD mn) 29,617,215.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2021
    Uruguay (USD mn) 33,153.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
    Venezuela (USD mn) 105,131.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
    Vietnam (USD mn) 125,215.3 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
    Yemen (USD mn) 20,434.2 2013 yearly 2004 - 2013

    Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

    Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

    Learn more about what we do

    Egypt Key Series

    Buy Selected Data

    Includes 213 key indicators for Egypt, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
    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) 19,696.674 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 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: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -266,948.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
    Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 658,917.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
    Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 390,612.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
    Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -268,305.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
    Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 472,344.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Jun 2021
    Gross Domestic Debt (EGP mn) 4,742,107.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
    Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
    Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.685 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
    Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,187.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
    Total Exports (USD mn) 2,693.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Feb 2021
    Total Exports Growth (%) 103.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Nov 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 (%) 3.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Nov 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) -1,187.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Nov 2021
    Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 54,324.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
    Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 91,975.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 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: 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: 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
    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) -1,737.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2021
    BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 8,020.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 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) 311.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2021
    External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 125,939.500 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2021
    External Debt: Central & Local Government (USD mn) 82,632.100 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Sep 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) 973.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2021
    Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 59.100 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2021
    Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 372.700 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2021
    Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 120.600 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 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) 86,689.943 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 365,429.078 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    M2 Growth (%) 18.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
    Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
    Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 32,050.4 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
    Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
    Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.7 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2021
    Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,228.000 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
    Total Deposits (USD mn) 385,738.530 Sep 2021 monthly Jun 2004 - Sep 2021
    Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Jan 2021
    Domestic Credit (USD mn) 366,270.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Domestic Credit Growth (%) 14.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
    Household Debt (USD mn) 38,640.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 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) 1,013,550.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 5,740,836.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,754,058.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 4,378,950.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,361,886.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
    International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 34,056.000 Dec 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Dec 2021
    International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,935.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2021
    Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 6,077,079.000 Sep 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Sep 2021
    Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 2,897,529.000 Sep 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Sep 2021

    More Indicators for Egypt

    Check out our pricing options.

    Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

    View pricing options

    CEIC Flex

    from $49

    Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

    View this option

    CEIC Unlimited

    Request a Demo

    Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

    Request a demo
    Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
    Flexible monthly access to CEIC data