Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio

2012 - 2021 | Monthly | % | Central Bank of Egypt

Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency was set as 14.0 % in Apr 2021. Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio data updated monthly, available from Jan 2012 to Apr 2021. The data is reported by reported by Central Bank of Egypt. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Egypt was measured at 34.3 USD bn in Mar 2021. The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 5.6 Months of Import in Feb 2021. Egypt Domestic Credit reached 330.3 USD bn in Mar 2021, representing an increased of 17.2 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 3.6 % in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 3.4 % in the previous quarter. Household Debt of Egypt reached 33.8 USD bn in Feb 2021, accounting for 8.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP.

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Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
14.0 Apr 2021 14.0 Mar 2021 10.0 Sep 2017 14.0 Apr 2021 % monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (%) 6.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 2006 - Sep 2020
Argentina (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 8.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Austria (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 0.5 Apr 2021 monthly May 1993 - Apr 2021
Bahrain (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Bangladesh (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Belarus (%) 17.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1998 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (%) 10.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 10.0 Mar 2021 monthly Aug 1997 - Mar 2021
Botswana (%) 2.5 Nov 2020 monthly Feb 2006 - Nov 2020
Brazil (%) 21.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2021
Brunei (%) 6.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2021
Cambodia (%) 8.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Sep 2021
China (%) 8.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2021
Colombia (%) 8.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2021
Croatia (%) 9.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (%) 2.0 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 1996 - Apr 2021
Ecuador (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Egypt (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Estonia (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
European Union (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Finland (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
France (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2021
Germany (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Greece (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 1994 - Apr 2021
Iceland (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 1979 - Apr 2021
India (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Apr 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Iran (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 2008 - Apr 2021
Ireland (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 6.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Italy (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1993 - Apr 2021
Japan (%) 0.8 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1980 - Feb 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 2.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jun 2015 - Oct 2021
Kenya (%) 4.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
South Korea (%) 7.0 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Kosovo (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 9.0 Sep 2015 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2015
Laos (%) 3.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Latvia (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (%) 25.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Lithuania (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
North Macedonia (%) 8.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Malawi (%) 3.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2019 - Apr 2021
Malaysia (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (%) 8.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 1998 - Sep 2021
Moldova (%) 26.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2021
Mongolia (%) 8.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Montenegro (%) 5.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2021
Morocco (%) 0.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Apr 2021
Mozambique (%) 11.5 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 2011 - Feb 2021
Myanmar (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly May 2011 - Apr 2021
Nepal (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Netherlands (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (%) 27.5 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2021
Norway (%) -0.8 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2011 - Sep 2021
Oman (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2021
Pakistan (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Peru (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Apr 2021
Philippines (%) 12.0 Sep 2021 monthly May 1986 - Sep 2021
Poland (%) 3.5 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2017
Portugal (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Qatar (%) 4.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Romania (%) 8.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Russia (%) 4.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 7.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 1980 - Apr 2021
Serbia (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
Slovakia (%) 1.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
South Africa (%) 2.5 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Apr 2021
Spain (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 4.0 Sep 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Sudan (%) 18.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Taiwan (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Apr 2021
Tajikistan (%) 3.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Thailand (%) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Sep 2021
Tunisia (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1964 - Apr 2021
Turkey (%) 8.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2021
Ukraine (%) 10.0 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2014 - Aug 2021
United Arab Emirates (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2021
United States (%) 0.0 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1980 - Apr 2021
Venezuela (%) 85.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Vietnam (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2010 - Apr 2021
Yemen (%) 7.0 Aug 2015 monthly Jul 1995 - Aug 2015
Zambia (%) 9.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021

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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) 6,995.557 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 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: Revenue (EGP mn) 139,955.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 261,052.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -121,098.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -120,528.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 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) -2,876.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,693.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 36.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 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 (%) 31.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 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) -2,876.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2021
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 56,908.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 102,986.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 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 (%) 3.0 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: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 862.600 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 6,346.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -79.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 1,293.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,963.300 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -10,078.200 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,371.300 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: 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) 65.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,111.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,263.000 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: 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
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) 83,293.489 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 349,677.391 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
M2 Growth (%) 17.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 31,959.8 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.9 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,071.000 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 365,560.966 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2004 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 347,616.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 36,333.9 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Aug 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) 1,029,296.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 5,489,428.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,457,069.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 4,181,841.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,307,587.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,825.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 33,944.000 Sep 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Sep 2021
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 5,750,663.000 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Jun 2021
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 2,855,579.000 Jun 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Jun 2021

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