Egypt - PPP conversion factor

PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $) in Egypt was 2.23 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.23 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.44 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.44
1991 0.49
1992 0.57
1993 0.60
1994 0.64
1995 0.70
1996 0.73
1997 0.79
1998 0.82
1999 0.81
2000 0.83
2001 0.83
2002 0.84
2003 0.88
2004 0.96
2005 0.98
2006 1.03
2007 1.12
2008 1.24
2009 1.37
2010 1.49
2011 1.62
2012 1.89
2013 2.03
2014 2.23

2005 PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 1.62

Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate

The value for Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate in Egypt was 0.320 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.320 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.155 in 2004.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amount of goods and services in the domestic market as a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. The ratio of PPP conversion factor to market exchange rate is the result obtained by dividing the PPP conversion factor by the market exchange rate. The ratio, also referred to as the national price level, makes it possible to compare the cost of the bundle of goods that make up gross domestic product (GDP) across countries. It tells how many dollars are needed to buy a dollar's worth of goods in the country as compared to the United States. PPP conversion factors are based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.197
1991 0.161
1992 0.171
1993 0.181
1994 0.190
1995 0.206
1996 0.216
1997 0.234
1998 0.241
1999 0.239
2000 0.244
2001 0.225
2002 0.195
2003 0.175
2004 0.155
2005 0.164
2006 0.178
2007 0.197
2008 0.225
2009 0.248
2010 0.270
2011 0.280
2012 0.315
2013 0.314
2014 0.320

PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Egypt was 2.21 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.21 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.54 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.54
1991 0.62
1992 0.68
1993 0.75
1994 0.79
1995 0.88
1996 0.92
1997 0.94
1998 0.96
1999 0.97
2000 0.96
2001 0.96
2002 0.97
2003 0.99
2004 1.07
2005 1.09
2006 1.14
2007 1.21
2008 1.38
2009 1.54
2010 1.69
2011 1.80
2012 1.89
2013 2.04
2014 2.21

2005 PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 2.02

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity