Egypt - Money and quasi money

Money and quasi money (M2) (current LCU)

The value for Money and quasi money (M2) (current LCU) in Egypt was 1,038,870,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,038,870,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 485,000,000 in 1960.

Definition: Money and quasi money comprise the sum of currency outside banks, demand deposits other than those of the central government, and the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government. This definition of money supply is frequently called M2; it corresponds to lines 34 and 35 in the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) International Financial Statistics (IFS). Data are in current local currency.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

Year Value
1960 485,000,000
1961 541,400,000
1962 577,400,000
1963 688,800,000
1964 800,400,000
1965 851,900,000
1966 865,000,000
1967 916,500,000
1968 944,500,000
1969 998,700,000
1970 1,052,700,000
1971 1,084,500,000
1972 1,255,300,000
1973 1,536,200,000
1974 2,000,400,000
1975 2,429,800,000
1976 3,061,000,000
1977 4,102,800,000
1978 5,211,700,000
1979 6,844,300,000
1980 10,363,600,000
1981 13,565,700,000
1982 17,791,700,000
1983 21,817,200,000
1984 25,929,300,000
1985 30,675,500,000
1986 37,102,200,000
1987 44,878,400,000
1988 54,548,600,000
1989 64,093,500,000
1990 82,507,800,000
1991 98,463,900,000
1992 117,594,000,000
1993 133,174,000,000
1994 148,109,000,000
1995 162,766,000,000
1996 180,404,000,000
1997 199,837,000,000
1998 221,372,000,000
1999 233,909,000,000
2000 260,999,000,000
2001 297,729,000,000
2002 334,375,000,000
2003 404,897,000,000
2004 468,959,000,000
2005 522,857,000,000
2006 601,309,000,000
2007 716,275,000,000
2008 791,378,000,000
2009 866,354,000,000
2010 973,962,000,000
2011 1,038,870,000,000

Money and quasi money (M2) as % of GDP

Money and quasi money (M2) as % of GDP in Egypt was 76.06 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 97.35 in 2006, while its lowest value was 33.46 in 1971.

Definition: Money and quasi money comprise the sum of currency outside banks, demand deposits other than those of the central government, and the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government. This definition of money supply is frequently called M2; it corresponds to lines 34 and 35 in the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) International Financial Statistics (IFS).

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1960 33.61
1961 35.87
1962 35.66
1963 38.08
1964 38.50
1965 36.40
1966 34.97
1967 36.33
1968 36.12
1969 35.24
1970 34.42
1971 33.46
1972 37.03
1973 40.36
1974 46.10
1975 46.57
1976 45.50
1977 49.17
1978 53.21
1979 53.87
1980 62.82
1981 78.32
1982 85.62
1983 90.27
1984 90.97
1985 92.59
1986 96.73
1987 87.03
1988 88.39
1989 83.46
1990 85.82
1991 88.51
1992 84.54
1993 85.81
1994 84.63
1995 79.79
1996 78.64
1997 75.15
1998 77.03
1999 76.04
2000 76.74
2001 83.00
2002 88.25
2003 96.98
2004 96.63
2005 97.10
2006 97.35
2007 96.17
2008 88.37
2009 83.13
2010 80.72
2011 76.06

Money and quasi money (M2) to total reserves ratio

Money and quasi money (M2) to total reserves ratio in Egypt was 9.37 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 20.23 in 1985, while its lowest value was 2.80 in 1995.

Definition: Money and quasi money comprise the sum of currency outside banks, demand deposits other than those of the central government, and the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government. This definition is frequently called M2; it corresponds to lines 34 and 35 in the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) International Financial Statistics (IFS). Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 5.22
1961 7.63
1962 6.39
1963 7.33
1964 8.23
1965 9.60
1966 11.91
1967 10.34
1968 11.80
1969 16.66
1970 16.02
1971 16.94
1972 15.50
1973 7.29
1974 5.89
1975 9.96
1976 10.72
1977 8.65
1978 7.52
1979 5.45
1980 5.80
1981 10.89
1982 12.11
1983 14.95
1984 18.76
1985 20.23
1986 19.50
1987 13.79
1988 13.70
1989 13.26
1990 10.23
1991 5.29
1992 3.05
1993 2.88
1994 3.05
1995 2.80
1996 2.91
1997 3.04
1998 3.47
1999 4.54
2000 5.56
2001 5.96
2002 5.51
2003 5.51
2004 4.97
2005 3.98
2006 4.02
2007 3.90
2008 4.19
2009 4.50
2010 4.77
2011 9.37

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Monetary holdings (liabilities)