Saudi Arabia Reserve Requirement Ratio

1980 - 2022 | Monthly | % | Saudi Central Bank

Key information about Saudi Arabia Reserve Requirement Ratio

  • Reserve Requirement Ratio: Demand Deposits: Local Currency was set as 7.0 % in Apr 2022
  • Saudi Arabia Reserve Requirement Ratio data updated monthly, available from Mar 1980 to Apr 2022
  • The data is reported by Saudi Central Bank
  • In the latest reports, Saudi Arabia Money Supply M2 increased to 557.0 USD bn YoY in Mar 2022
  • Foreign Exchange Reserves in Saudi Arabia was measured at 425.8 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 33.7 Months of Import in Dec 2021
  • Saudi Arabia Domestic Credit reached 279.4 USD bn in Feb 2018, representing an increase of 21.6 % YoY
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 2.0 % in Sep 2021, compared with the ratio of 2.1 % in the previous quarter
  • Household Debt of Saudi Arabia reached 14.3 % in Dec 2021, accounting for 14.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP

View Saudi Arabia's Reserve Requirement Ratio from Mar 1980 to Apr 2022 in the chart:

Saudi Arabia Reserve Requirement Ratio

What was Saudi Arabia's Reserve Requirement Ratio in Apr 2022?

Reserve Requirement Ratio: Demand Deposits: Local Currency was set as 7.0 % in Apr 2022 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7.0 Apr 2022 7.0 Mar 2022 7.0 Apr 2022 13.0 Sep 2008 % monthly Mar 1980 - Apr 2022

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Algeria (%) 2.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Mar 2022
Argentina (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 8.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Austria (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 0.5 Mar 2022 monthly May 1993 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Bangladesh (%) 4.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2022
Belarus (%) 16.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1998 - Apr 2022
Belgium (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Bolivia (%) 10.0 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 10.0 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 1997 - Apr 2022
Botswana (%) 2.5 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Feb 2021
Brazil (%) 21.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2022
Brunei (%) 6.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
Bulgaria (%) 10.0 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2022
Cambodia (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
China (%) 8.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Colombia (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2022
Croatia (%) 9.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Czech Republic (%) 2.0 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 1996 - Apr 2022
Ecuador (%) 2.0 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Apr 2022
Egypt (%) 14.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2022
Estonia (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
European Union (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Finland (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
France (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Georgia (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
Germany (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Greece (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Hungary (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 1994 - Apr 2022
Iceland (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 1979 - Apr 2022
India (%) 4.0 Apr 2022 monthly Sep 1962 - Apr 2022
Indonesia (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Iran (%) 10.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 2008 - Apr 2022
Ireland (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Israel (%) 6.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Italy (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 3.0 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1993 - Sep 2021
Japan (%) 0.8 Feb 2022 monthly Oct 1980 - Feb 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 2.0 May 2022 monthly Jun 2015 - May 2022
Kenya (%) 4.3 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
South Korea (%) 7.0 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1979 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 9.0 Sep 2015 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2015
Laos (%) 3.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Latvia (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Lebanon (%) 25.0 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2022
Lithuania (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Luxembourg (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
North Macedonia (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Malawi (%) 3.8 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Apr 2022
Malaysia (%) 2.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 1959 - Apr 2022
Malta (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Mauritius (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1998 - Apr 2022
Moldova (%) 28.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Mongolia (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
Montenegro (%) 5.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Morocco (%) 0.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1990 - Apr 2022
Mozambique (%) 10.5 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2011 - Apr 2022
Myanmar (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly May 2011 - Apr 2022
Nepal (%) 3.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2022
Netherlands (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Nigeria (%) 27.5 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2022
Norway (%) -0.3 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 2011 - Apr 2022
Oman (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2022
Pakistan (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2022
Peru (%) 5.8 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1997 - Apr 2022
Philippines (%) 12.0 Apr 2022 monthly May 1986 - Apr 2022
Poland (%) 3.5 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2017
Portugal (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Qatar (%) 4.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2022
Romania (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
Russia (%) 2.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Apr 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 7.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 1980 - Apr 2022
Serbia (%) 5.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
Slovakia (%) 1.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
South Africa (%) 2.5 Apr 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Apr 2022
Spain (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 4.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Apr 2022
Sudan (%) 18.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2022
Taiwan (%) 4.0 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Apr 2022
Tajikistan (%) 3.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Thailand (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Sep 1997 - Apr 2022
Tunisia (%) 1.0 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 1964 - Mar 2022
Turkey (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Apr 2022
Ukraine (%) 10.0 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2014 - Apr 2022
United Arab Emirates (%) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
United States (%) 0.0 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1980 - Apr 2022
Venezuela (%) 73.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Vietnam (%) 3.0 Apr 2022 monthly Feb 2010 - Apr 2022
Yemen (%) 7.0 Aug 2015 monthly Jul 1995 - Aug 2015
Zambia (%) 9.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -11.2 2020 yearly 1969 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -37,582.933 2021 yearly 1969 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 250,136.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 30.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2016 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn) 1,124.258 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn) 938.404 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn) 1,314.578 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Public Debt (SAR mn) 174,252.500 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
SA: Revenue: Social Contributions (SAR mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.305 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 123,329.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 28,914.3 Feb 2022 monthly May 2016 - Feb 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 64.7 Feb 2022 monthly May 2017 - Feb 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,435,718.499 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 382,032.719 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 23,574.476 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 12,877.1 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 18.2 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 4,160,337.076 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,226,033.785 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,570.528 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,258.439 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 4,938.558 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 2,936.137 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2022
Exports: Value: Crude Petroleum (SAR mn) 513,181.000 2017 yearly 1953 - 2017
Exports: Value: Petroleum Products (SAR mn) 125,222.000 2017 yearly 1970 - 2017
Exports: Value: Oil (SAR mn) 68,943.34 Apr 2018 monthly May 2016 - Apr 2018
Exports: Value: Non Oil (SAR mn) 19,555.77 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2018
Exports: ow China (SAR mn) 18,519.592 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2022
Exports: India (SAR mn) 13,112.918 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Feb 2022
Exports: South Korea (SAR mn) 11,291.800 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Feb 2022
Exports: ow USA (SAR mn) 5,889.480 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2022
Exports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn) 87,342.183 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 190,911.169 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 102,598.276 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: India (SAR mn) 99,965.866 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 53,516.853 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Pearls, Precious & Semi Precious Stones, Precious Metals, Ar... (SAR mn) 20,438.683 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: Harmonized System (HS): Value (SAR mn) 573,185.147 2021 yearly 1952 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Foodstuffs (SAR mn) 87,529.443 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Transport Equipment (SAR mn) 86,200.976 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: MC: Mineral Products (SAR mn) 29,301.234 2021 yearly 1983 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Hides and Skins, Wood, Cardboard and Articles (HW) (SAR mn) 14,433.571 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: Value: European Union: Germany (SAR mn) 28,092.772 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 60,548.791 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 113,380.856 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn) 12,898.789 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 22,732.339 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 4,808.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 20,693.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 9.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,933.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,413.173 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 50.530 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 595,682.291 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment (USD mn) 2,734.528 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -1,413.173 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) 15,910.609 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,875.194 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 49,555.143 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) -11,527.062 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -4,363.242 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 7,610.624 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) 3,375.471 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) 11,042.710 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 8,308.182 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 85,837.867 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 3,876.851 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 24,586.952 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Reserve Assets (USD mn) -10,121.255 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 4,235.154 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -20,710.100 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 19,008.969 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 20,422.141 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 36,282.724 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 4,808.449 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (SAR mn) 2,233,808.591 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (SAR mn) 2,415,258.808 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
IIP: Assets (SAR mn) 4,649,067.400 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 422,449.953 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 556,955.518 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 5.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 1980 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 425,781.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 51.527 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 33.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 432.945 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1957 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 577,765.167 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 279,406.0 Feb 2018 monthly Oct 1983 - Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.6 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2017
Credit to Households (USD bn) 128.090 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 678.595 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 119,437.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 574,896.254 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.77 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 61.01 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Base Money (SAR mn) 356,544.803 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Money & Quasi Money (SAR mn) 2,371,990.755 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2 (SAR mn) 2,088,583.193 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (SAR mn) 1,584,187.325 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Official Reserve Assets: Gold (SAR mn) 1,623.503 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2019
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency and Deposits Abroad (SAR mn) 489,775.196 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Official Reserve Assets (SAR mn) 1,692,599.432 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Banks Deposits (SAR mn) 2,166,619.375 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Banks Deposits: Demand: Business and Individuals (SAR mn) 1,225,740.035 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Bank Loans: Consumer (SAR mn) 428,397.085 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021

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