Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio

2012 - 2022 | Monthly | % | Central Bank of Egypt

Key information about Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio

  • Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency was set as 18.0 % in Sep 2022
  • Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio data updated monthly, available from Jan 2012 to Sep 2022
  • The data is reported by Central Bank of Egypt
  • In the latest reports, Egypt Money Supply M2 increased to 354.0 USD bn YoY in Jul 2022
  • Foreign Exchange Reserves in Egypt was measured at 24.0 USD bn in Aug 2022.
  • The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 4.1 Months of Import in Jul 2022
  • Egypt Domestic Credit reached 359.5 USD bn in Jul 2022, representing an increase of 25.5 % YoY
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 3.2 % in Jun 2022, compared with the ratio of 3.3 % in the previous quarter
  • Household Debt of Egypt reached 8.8 % in Jun 2021, accounting for 8.8 % of the country's Nominal GDP

View Egypt's Reserve Requirement Ratio from Jan 2012 to Sep 2022 in the chart:

Egypt Reserve Requirement Ratio

What was Egypt's Reserve Requirement Ratio in Sep 2022?

Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency was set as 18.0 % in Sep 2022 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
18.0 Sep 2022 14.0 Aug 2022 10.0 Sep 2017 18.0 Sep 2022 % monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (%) 2.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Mar 2022
Argentina (%) 41.0 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 1985 - Jul 2022
Armenia (%) 8.0 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Austria (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 0.5 Aug 2022 monthly May 1993 - Aug 2022
Bahrain (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Aug 2022
Bangladesh (%) 4.0 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2022
Belarus (%) 16.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jul 1998 - Sep 2022
Belgium (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Bolivia (%) 9.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 10.0 Aug 2022 monthly Aug 1997 - Aug 2022
Botswana (%) 2.5 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Feb 2021
Brazil (%) 21.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Sep 2022
Brunei (%) 6.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Aug 2022
Bulgaria (%) 10.0 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (%) 8.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Aug 2022
China (%) 8.1 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Aug 2022
Colombia (%) 8.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - Aug 2022
Croatia (%) 6.1 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2022
Cyprus (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Czech Republic (%) 2.0 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 1996 - Jul 2022
Ecuador (%) 2.0 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Jul 2022
Egypt (%) 18.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2022
Estonia (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
European Union (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Finland (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
France (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Georgia (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Aug 2022
Germany (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Greece (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Hungary (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1994 - Aug 2022
Iceland (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1979 - Aug 2022
India (%) 4.5 Aug 2022 monthly Sep 1962 - Aug 2022
Indonesia (%) 7.5 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2022
Iran (%) 10.0 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 2008 - Aug 2022
Ireland (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Israel (%) 6.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Italy (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 3.0 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1993 - Sep 2021
Japan (%) 0.8 Jul 2022 monthly Oct 1980 - Jul 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 2.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jun 2015 - Sep 2022
Kenya (%) 4.3 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
South Korea (%) 7.0 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 1979 - Aug 2022
Kosovo (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 9.0 Sep 2015 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2015
Laos (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2022
Latvia (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Lebanon (%) 25.0 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2022
Lithuania (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
North Macedonia (%) 6.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2022
Malawi (%) 3.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Aug 2022
Malaysia (%) 2.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1959 - Aug 2022
Malta (%) 1.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (%) 9.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 1998 - Aug 2022
Moldova (%) 34.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2022
Mongolia (%) 8.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2022
Montenegro (%) 5.5 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2022
Morocco (%) 0.0 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1990 - Aug 2022
Mozambique (%) 10.5 Aug 2022 monthly Aug 2011 - Aug 2022
Myanmar (%) 3.0 Aug 2022 monthly May 2011 - Aug 2022
Nepal (%) 4.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2003 - Aug 2022
Netherlands (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Nigeria (%) 27.5 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 2005 - Aug 2022
Norway (%) 0.8 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 2011 - Aug 2022
Oman (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Aug 2022
Pakistan (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2006 - Aug 2022
Peru (%) 6.0 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 1997 - Aug 2022
Philippines (%) 12.0 Aug 2022 monthly May 1986 - Aug 2022
Poland (%) 3.5 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2017
Portugal (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Qatar (%) 4.5 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2022
Romania (%) 8.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Aug 2022
Russia (%) 3.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Aug 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 7.0 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1980 - Aug 2022
Serbia (%) 5.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (%) 1.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
South Africa (%) 2.5 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2022
Spain (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 4.0 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Aug 2022
Sudan (%) 18.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2022
Taiwan (%) 4.3 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Aug 2022
Tajikistan (%) 3.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Thailand (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Sep 1997 - Aug 2022
Tunisia (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1964 - Aug 2022
Turkey (%) 8.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Ukraine (%) 10.0 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2014 - Jul 2022
United Arab Emirates (%) 1.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
United States (%) 0.0 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 1980 - Aug 2022
Venezuela (%) 73.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2022
Vietnam (%) 3.0 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 2010 - Aug 2022
Yemen (%) 7.0 Aug 2015 monthly Jul 1995 - Aug 2015
Zambia (%) 9.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -27,022.404 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 44,298.750 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.5 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) 3,795.815 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 11,469.333 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,995.510 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -508,883.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -505,725.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 1,470,893.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 1,030,101.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 285,125.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Dec 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 (%) 0.423 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,681.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,134.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 583,854.957 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 244,100.684 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 49,697.702 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,815.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -0.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,128,908.319 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,243,278.559 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 225.670 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 446.897 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 121.978 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 891.585 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -2,681.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 74,058.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 122,124.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 82.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,791.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 4,083.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -14,753.100 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -535.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -5,520.642 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 157,801.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 26,441.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -16.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -236,179.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,879.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -34.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -854.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -9,520.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,825.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -82.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -6.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 2,305.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 10,185.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) -574.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) -14,753.100 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) -7,254.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 131,359.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Central & Local Government (USD mn) 83,171.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2002 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 2,082.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 108.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 155.800 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 566.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 168.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 83,140.929 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 354,036.525 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 23.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 24,004.7 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.1 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6,913.000 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 391,419.492 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2004 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 28.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2005 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 359,489.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 36,910.3 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 189,744.899 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 22.76 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1997 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 28.29 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2021
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 1,307,004.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,575,425.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 5,133,160.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 6,811,913.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 6,708,585.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 33,142.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2022
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 26,193.000 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 2004 - Aug 2022
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 7,372,447.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Jun 2022
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 3,490,251.000 Jun 2022 monthly Nov 2003 - Jun 2022

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