Egypt | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 7.82 Jul/15 7.6 4.59 : 7.73
Stock Market 7753 Index points Jul/15 8372 446 : 11936
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 287 USD Billion Dec/14 272 4 : 287
GDP Growth Rate 4.3 percent Dec/14 6.8 -4.3 : 7.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3 percent Mar/15 4.3 -4.3 : 7.3
GDP Constant Prices 407419 EGP Million Dec/14 426904 316764 : 426904
GDP per capita 1576 USD Dec/14 1567 324 : 1576
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 64 EGP Billion Nov/14 47 -132567 : 74259
GDP per capita PPP 10792 USD Dec/14 10732 5977 : 10792
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 12.8 percent Mar/15 12.9 8.1 : 13.4
Unemployed Persons 3543 Thousand Mar/15 3564 2022 : 3695
Population 83.4 Million Dec/14 82.06 27.9 : 83.4
Employed Persons 24179 Thousand Persons Mar/15 24122 18284 : 24179
Minimum Wages 1200 EGP/Month Feb/14 700 700 : 1200
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 13.1 percent May/15 10.96 -4.2 : 35.1
Inflation Rate Mom 0.11 percent Apr/15 1.55 -7 : 9.93
Consumer Price Index CPI 164 Index Points May/15 162 1.2 : 164
Core Inflation Rate 8.14 percent May/15 7.19 0 : 22.3
Food Inflation 13.11 percent May/15 9.79 5.46 : 22.03
Core Consumer Prices 152 Index Points May/15 151 98.9 : 152
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 8.75 percent Jun/15 8.75 8.25 : 21.4
Money Supply M0 400057 EGP Million May/15 384648 68043 : 400057
Money Supply M1 465730 EGP Million Apr/15 459135 33680 : 465730
Money Supply M2 1700418 EGP Million Apr/15 1682552 161125 : 1700418
Foreign Exchange Reserves 20080 USD Million Jun/15 19582 13448 : 36038
Loans to Private Sector 436009 EGP Million Apr/15 428096 221295 : 436009
Banks Balance Sheet 1563849 EGP Million Dec/13 1366160 156312 : 1563849
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2154833 EGP Million Mar/15 2080370 1198240 : 2154833
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -3262 USD Million Apr/15 -3723 -5056 : 236
Exports 1857 USD Million Apr/15 1917 12.63 : 2991
Imports 5119 USD Million Apr/15 5640 33.05 : 7111
Current Account -4081 USD Million Mar/15 -2857 -4081 : 1539
Current Account to GDP -0.44 percent Dec/14 -2.4 -8.5 : 8.7
External Debt 41324 USD Million Dec/14 44854 26132 : 47017
Foreign Direct Investment 2458 USD Million Dec/14 3376 40.7 : 5572
Remittances 4724 USD Million Dec/14 4770 655 : 5396
Tourist Arrivals 835 Thousand Mar/15 640 57 : 1486
Gold Reserves 75.61 Tonnes Mar/15 75.61 75.61 : 75.65
Crude Oil Production 525 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 516 507 : 930
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -12.8 percent of GDP Dec/14 -13.7 -13.7 : -6.8
Government Debt to GDP 90.5 percent Dec/14 87.1 73.3 : 102
Government Budget Value -185695 Million EGP Dec/14 -246853 -246853 : -56213
Government Spending 69 EGP Billion Dec/14 66 18 : 69
Credit Rating 31.25 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Manufacturing PMI 50.2 Jun/15 49.9 37.1 : 52.5
Industrial Production 4.9 percent Feb/15 -5.3 -24.89 : 36.29
Changes in Inventories 3 EGP Billion Dec/14 3 0 : 6
Competitiveness Index 3.6 Points Dec/15 3.62 3.6 : 4.04
Competitiveness Rank 119 Dec/15 118 70 : 119
Corruption Index 37 Points Dec/14 32 28 : 37
Corruption Rank 94 Dec/14 114 41 : 118
Ease of Doing Business 112 Dec/14 128 106 : 128
Manufacturing Production 12.11 percent Feb/15 -0.59 -20.03 : 55.69
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 470 EGP Billion Dec/14 512 103 : 512
Bank Lending Rate 11.5 percent Apr/15 11.6 10.6 : 21.15
Consumer Confidence 90 Mar/15 90 71 : 103
Consumer Credit 168904 EGP Million Apr/15 165436 37957 : 168904
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Dec/15 25 20 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Dec/15 25 20 : 34
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 40 percent Dec/15 40 40 : 40
Social Security Rate For Companies 26 percent Dec/15 26 26 : 26
Social Security Rate For Employees 14 percent Dec/15 14 14 : 14




Economic Indicators for Egypt including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Egypt economy. 7/8/2015