Egypt Unemployment Rate

2003 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics

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Egypt Unemployment Rate dropped to 7.30 % in Sep 2020, from the previously reported number of 9.60 % in Jun 2020. Egypt Unemployment Rate is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2003 to Sep 2020, with an average rate of 10.64 %. The data reached an all-time high of 13.40 % in Mar 2014 and a record low of 7.30 % in Sep 2020. The data is reported by reported by Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics.

In the latest reports, Egypt Population reached 98.90 million people in Jun 2019. Monthly Earnings of Egypt stood at 305.11 USD in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 42.20 % in Jun 2019.

What was Egypt's Unemployment Rate in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

7.30

% Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

9.60

% Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

7.30

Sep 2020

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Updated on 15 Nov 2020

Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

11.90

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Algeria (%)

11.70

Sep 2017

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Sep 2017

Argentina (%)

13.10

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Armenia (%)

17.50

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Australia (%)

7.00

Oct 2020

monthly

Feb 1978 - Oct 2020

Austria (%)

5.52

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

6.94

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2020

Bahrain (%)

4.30

2016

yearly

1991 - 2016

Bangladesh (%)

4.15

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Belarus (%)

0.20

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Oct 2020

Belgium (%)

5.20

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2020

Bolivia (%)

3.40

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

15.70

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Botswana (%)

18.72

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Brazil (%)

14.60

Sep 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2020

Brunei (%)

9.04

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Bulgaria (%)

4.80

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

Cambodia (%)

0.10

2017

yearly

2007 - 2017

Canada (%)

8.90

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2020

Chile (%)

11.60

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2009 - Oct 2020

China (%)

4.19

Sep 2020

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2020

Colombia (%)

15.77

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Croatia (%)

6.40

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Cyprus (%)

8.00

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2020

Czech Republic (%)

2.79

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2020

Denmark (%)

5.80

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2020

Ecuador (%)

6.64

Sep 2020

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Sep 2020

Egypt (%)

7.30

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Estonia (%)

7.70

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Sep 2020

European Union (%)

6.20

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2020

Finland (%)

8.30

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2020

France (%)

9.00

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Sep 2020

Georgia (%)

11.57

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Germany (%)

4.50

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2020

Ghana (%)

4.51

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Greece (%)

16.80

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1998 - Aug 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

6.40

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 1981 - Oct 2020

Hungary (%)

4.30

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

Iceland (%)

5.60

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2020

India (%)

5.40

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Indonesia (%)

7.07

2020

yearly

1984 - 2020

Iran (%)

10.60

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Ireland (%)

7.30

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Israel (%)

4.71

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2020

Italy (%)

9.79

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2020

Ivory Coast (%)

3.42

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Japan (%)

3.00

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1953 - Sep 2020

Jordan (%)

23.00

May 2020

quarterly

Feb 2000 - May 2020

Kazakhstan (%)

5.00

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Kenya (%)

2.65

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

South Korea (%)

4.20

Oct 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Oct 2020

Kosovo (%)

29.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Mar 2020

Kuwait (%)

2.09

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Kyrgyzstan (%)

5.50

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Laos (%)

0.60

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Latvia (%)

8.00

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Lebanon (%)

11.35

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Lithuania (%)

10.40

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Luxembourg (%)

6.28

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2020

Macau SAR, China (%)

2.90

Oct 2020

monthly

Sep 1996 - Oct 2020

North Macedonia (%)

16.70

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Malawi (%)

6.60

2013

yearly

2005 - 2013

Malaysia (%)

5.40

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - May 2020

Malta (%)

4.40

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2020

Mauritius (%)

7.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Mexico (%)

3.26

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Moldova (%)

4.22

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Mongolia (%)

7.30

Sep 2020

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2020

Montenegro (%)

15.20

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Morocco (%)

12.70

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2020

Mozambique (%)

3.24

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Myanmar (%)

1.71

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Nepal (%)

1.47

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Netherlands (%)

3.80

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

New Zealand (%)

5.30

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2020

Nigeria (%)

27.11

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Norway (%)

5.20

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2020

Oman (%)

2.80

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2018 - Oct 2020

Pakistan (%)

5.79

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

Palestinian Territory (%)

28.50

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2020

Panama (%)

7.10

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Paraguay (%)

8.16

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2017 - Sep 2020

Peru (%)

16.43

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2001 - Oct 2020

Philippines (%)

10.00

Jul 2020

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jul 2020

Poland (%)

6.10

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Oct 2020

Portugal (%)

7.50

Oct 2020

monthly

Feb 1998 - Oct 2020

Qatar (%)

0.10

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Romania (%)

5.30

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Russia (%)

6.35

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2020

Saudi Arabia (%)

8.98

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Serbia (%)

9.00

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2020

Singapore (%)

3.60

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2020

Slovakia (%)

7.35

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2020

Slovenia (%)

5.20

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2020

South Africa (%)

30.80

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2020

Spain (%)

16.26

Sep 2020

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

5.40

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Sudan (%)

20.30

2010

yearly

1993 - 2010

Sweden (%)

8.91

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2020

Switzerland (%)

5.31

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2020

Syria (%)

14.90

2011

yearly

2000 - 2011

Taiwan (%)

3.77

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 1993 - Oct 2020

Tajikistan (%)

2.30

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Thailand (%)

2.10

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Tunisia (%)

16.20

Sep 2020

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Sep 2020

Turkey (%)

13.20

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Ukraine (%)

9.80

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

United Arab Emirates (%)

2.23

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

United Kingdom (%)

4.76

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1971 - Aug 2020

United States (%)

6.90

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - Oct 2020

Uruguay (%)

11.00

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Uzbekistan (%)

8.98

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Venezuela (%)

6.35

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Vietnam (%)

2.50

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2020

Yemen (%)

13.50

2014

yearly

1994 - 2014

Zambia (%)

11.41

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Egypt Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

82,655.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

3.686

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

3,601.628

2020

yearly

1982 - 2020

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

5.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

75,097.518

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

90.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

8,451.145

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

10.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

13.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Jun 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

13,961.624

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (GNP) (USD mn)

232,543.101

2017

yearly

1965 - 2017

Gross Savings Rate (%)

6.7

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

15,769.554

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

4,212.439

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

5.567

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

29.258

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Uses: Final Consumption: Public (EGP bn)

134.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Uses: Gross Capital Formation (EGP bn)

110.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Uses: Gross Capital Formation: Investments (EGP bn)

220.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

GDP: Uses: Gross Capital Formation: Changes in Stock (EGP bn)

2.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

GDP: Uses: Exports of Goods and Services (EGP bn)

129.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Resources: GDP at Market Price (EGP bn)

1,313.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Resources: Imports of Goods and Services (EGP bn)

254.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Uses: Final Consumption (EGP bn)

1,327.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Uses: Final Consumption: Private (EGP bn)

1,193.400

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Social Services: Health (EGP mn)

32,318.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2020

GDP: Water, Sanitation and Recycling (EGP mn)

7,446.771

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2011 - Sep 2018

GDP: Electricity (EGP mn)

22,568.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Wholesale and Retail Trade (EGP mn)

186,043.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Construction and Building (EGP mn)

94,981.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Transport and Storage (EGP mn)

76,128.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Communications (EGP mn)

29,833.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (EGP mn)

1,238,458.049

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Suez Canal (EGP mn)

21,393.400

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Information (EGP mn)

4,055.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

GDP: Social Insurance and Insurance (EGP mn)

10,255.417

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2011 - Sep 2018

GDP: Real Estate: Real Estate Ownership (EGP mn)

113,119.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Tourism (EGP mn)

6,239.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Finance (EGP mn)

44,344.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Real Estate (EGP mn)

166,780.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Real Estate: Business Services (EGP mn)

53,661.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: General Government (EGP mn)

111,778.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Social Services (EGP mn)

74,055.344

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Social Services: Education (EGP mn)

27,427.344

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2020

GDP: Social Services: Others (EGP mn)

14,310.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2020

GDP: Agriculture, Irrigation and Fishing (EGP mn)

150,038.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Extractions (EGP mn)

58,211.205

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

GDP: Manufacturing (EGP mn)

173,680.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Gross National Savings (EGP bn)

229.900

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

3.9

Jan 2020

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jan 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

83,999,045.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

17,442.000

2017

yearly

2007 - 2017

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

18,500.000

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Industrial Production Index: MOP (2012-2013=100)

95.290

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2020 - Sep 2020

Industrial Production: Cement (Ton th)

47,501.900

2016

yearly

1992 - 2016

Industrial Production: Refined Sugar (Ton th)

2,271.600

2016

yearly

1992 - 2016

Industrial Production: Cotton Yarn and Fibran (Ton th)

336.500

2016

yearly

1992 - 2016

Petroleum Production: Annual: Natural Gas (Ton th)

37,546.000

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-5,854.555

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

5,803.206

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

5.4

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

302,831.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Dec 2019

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

66.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Dec 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn)

2,649.529

2025

yearly

1999 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn)

8,129.686

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn)

2,253.664

2025

yearly

1999 - 2025

Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn)

126,003.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn)

-92,061.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn)

-93,265.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn)

331,314.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Debt (EGP mn)

4,354,514.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Dec 2019

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

98.9

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

42.2

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

26,110,000.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

7.30

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

305

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

5.85

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

113.854

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

8.983

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Population: Rural (Person th)

54,771.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Population: Urban (Person th)

40,432.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Vital Statistics: Life Expectancy at Birth: Male (Year)

71.200

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Vital Statistics: Life Expectancy at Birth: Female (Year)

73.900

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Labour Force (Person th)

28,171.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Unemployed: Male (Person th)

1,381.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Unemployed: Female (Person th)

680.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Female (Person th)

4,483.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Employed (Person th)

26,110.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Employed: Female (Person th)

3,803.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Unemployed (Person th)

2,061.000

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2020

Labour Force: Employed: Construction (Person th)

3,258.100

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Labour Force: Employed: Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry & Cutting of Wood Trees (Person th)

5,629.200

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Labour Force: Employed: Mining & Quarrying (Person th)

35.300

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Unemployment Rate: Male (%)

6.800

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2018

Unemployment Rate: Female (%)

22.800

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2018

Wages: Weekly Average (EGP)

1,283.000

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

24.9

2013

yearly

1996 - 2013

Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

7,806,052

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

170,000

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-7.8

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

43,569.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

126,431.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

693.931

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Average Household Expenditure: Value (EGP)

51,399.900

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Average Household Income: Value (EGP)

58,854.900

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

4.5

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Oct 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

3.889

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

-0.653

Oct 2020

monthly

Sep 2008 - Oct 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-5.2

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

7.372

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Consumer Price Index: Core: YoY (%)

3.889

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.102

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn)

-2,706.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

2,327.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1994 - Sep 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-1.7

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

461,374.424

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

229,757.406

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

45,074.252

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

5,033.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1994 - Sep 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-14.1

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

2,037,417.956

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

705,246.575

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

98.832

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2015 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

296.171

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2015 - Aug 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

10.923

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2015 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

717.431

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2015 - Aug 2020

Trade Balance: USD (USD mn)

-3,019.776

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1994 - Aug 2020

Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn)

30,708.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Imports: EGP (EGP mn)

78,926.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

56.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-3,828.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,524.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

1.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-229.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-9.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

636.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-7,988.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

123,490.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

31.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

10,866.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

3.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-12.716

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-191,783.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn)

6,204.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn)

-78.300

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Mar 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

-79.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn)

-81.900

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn)

-1,061.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn)

-5,213.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn)

2,141.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn)

-8,217.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn)

6,343.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn)

-6,680.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn)

-929.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn)

-3,473.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn)

112,624.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn)

277.200

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

133.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn)

79.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn)

975.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn)

69.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

3.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

7.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

72,703.068

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

305,989.635

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

M2 Growth (%)

19.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

14.0

Nov 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

32,847.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Oct 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

8.849

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

6.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

4,328.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Oct 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

19.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 2005 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

298,519.177

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 2004 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

317,416.0

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

23.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

32,094.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

139,234.692

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 1996 - Jul 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

22.41

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 1997 - Jul 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

24.86

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2002 - Mar 2020

Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn)

4,805,880.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn)

1,141,876.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn)

4,985,342.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn)

3,664,004.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

International Reserves: Net (USD mn)

39,220.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn)

34,683.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Nov 2004 - Oct 2020

Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn)

2,205,292.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 2003 - Jul 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

41.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 2004 - Jul 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

20.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

10.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (EGP/USD)

15.706

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

8.75

Nov 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.10

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

14.30

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2007 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Weighted Average: Less than 12 Months (% pa)

10.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (EGP/EUR)

20.803

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2018

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

19,985

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2020

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

68,866.287

2019

yearly

1964 - 2019

Natural Gas: Exports (Cub m mn)

6,694.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

5.703

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (%)

3.948

Jan 2020

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jan 2020

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

90.250

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

743.188

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

2.780

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

13,026,000

2019

yearly

1982 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

14.8

2019

yearly

1983 - 2019

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

2,305

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-11.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Middle East (Person th)

170.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Africa (Person th)

56.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2019

Visitor Arrivals: America (Person th)

37.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Europe (Person th)

549.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Asia & The Pacific (Person th)

68.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2019

Length of Stay: Overnight (Night th)

2,000.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2020

No of Hotels (Unit)

1,179.000

2017

yearly

1982 - 2017

No of Hotel Rooms (Unit)

161,039.000

2017

yearly

1982 - 2017

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate: Average (%)

34.000

2017

yearly

1991 - 2017

Tourism Receipts (USD bn)

9.859

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (01Jan1998=1000)

10,515.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

9.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

42,540.418

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2020

P/E ratio (NA)

8.270

Jan 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jan 2020

Market Capitalization: EGX (EGP)

666,968,878,312.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2020

PE Ratio: EGX (NA)

8.270

Jan 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jan 2020

Dividend Yield: EGX: Average (%)

7.820

Jan 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jan 2020

Trading Value: EGX (EGP mn)

409,719.000

2019

yearly

1986 - 2019

Traded Volume: EGX (Unit mn)

49,788.900

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

No of Listed Companies: EGX (Unit)

217.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2020

No of Listed Shares: EGX (Unit)

75,887,608,224.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Feb 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

5,733.810

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

6,306,865.638

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

70.280

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

8,760,436.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

95,340,262.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

8.727

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

94.972

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

708,828.693

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

20,288.085

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

590,044.829

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

4,081,272.115

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

3,478,125.347

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

95,074.176

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Registered Vehicles: Taxi (Unit)

377,429.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Registered Vehicles: Private Cars (Unit)

5,238,260.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

11,495,730.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Railway Transport: No of Passengers: Trains (Person mn)

20.396

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Railway Transport: Cargo: Volume (Ton th)

420.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Maritime Transport: Net Freight: Suez Canal (Ton mn)

95.800

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2020

Maritime Transport: Suez Canal Revenues (USD mn)

490.200

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Oct 2020

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