Swaziland - Money and quasi money

Money and quasi money (M2) (current LCU)

The value for Money and quasi money (M2) (current LCU) in Swaziland was 8,778,409,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8,778,409,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 10,779,000 in 1970.

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
1970 10,779,000
1971 14,132,000
1972 13,959,000
1973 22,320,000
1974 40,651,000
1975 61,501,000
1976 77,105,000
1977 89,484,000
1978 114,580,000
1979 117,604,000
1980 133,704,000
1981 141,317,000
1982 161,384,000
1983 198,142,000
1984 238,669,000
1985 293,262,000
1986 325,900,000
1987 371,749,000
1988 510,024,000
1989 640,916,000
1990 644,744,000
1991 774,291,000
1992 938,556,000
1993 1,065,865,000
1994 1,181,764,000
1995 1,227,425,000
1996 1,427,913,000
1997 1,705,044,000
1998 1,924,524,000
1999 2,225,300,000
2000 2,078,277,000
2001 2,280,494,000
2002 2,582,457,000
2003 2,955,424,000
2004 3,162,591,000
2005 3,469,913,000
2006 4,340,299,000
2007 5,271,963,000
2008 6,082,962,000
2009 7,713,230,000
2010 8,322,734,000
2011 8,778,409,000

Money and quasi money (M2) as % of GDP

Money and quasi money (M2) as % of GDP in Swaziland was 29.56 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 38.68 in 1978, while its lowest value was 12.38 in 1972.

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
1970 13.46
1971 14.48
1972 12.38
1973 14.49
1974 22.63
1975 28.85
1976 32.53
1977 33.84
1978 38.68
1979 33.90
1980 31.68
1981 28.21
1982 27.65
1983 32.03
1984 32.72
1985 36.54
1986 31.75
1987 31.26
1988 32.42
1989 35.06
1990 22.36
1991 24.25
1992 25.61
1993 24.03
1994 23.45
1995 19.92
1996 20.72
1997 21.55
1998 22.08
1999 23.53
2000 19.64
2001 19.63
2002 20.01
2003 21.07
2004 20.23
2005 21.12
2006 21.74
2007 24.50
2008 24.38
2009 28.79
2010 29.21
2011 29.56

Money and quasi money (M2) to total reserves ratio

Money and quasi money (M2) to total reserves ratio in Swaziland was 2.01 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 4.44 in 1974, while its lowest value was 0.85 in 2000.

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
1974 4.44
1975 1.82
1976 1.21
1977 1.09
1978 1.16
1979 1.23
1980 1.08
1981 1.67
1982 1.95
1983 1.92
1984 2.02
1985 1.58
1986 1.48
1987 1.44
1988 1.60
1989 1.35
1990 1.15
1991 1.63
1992 1.06
1993 1.23
1994 1.12
1995 1.13
1996 1.31
1997 1.25
1998 0.97
1999 0.97
2000 0.85
2001 0.97
2002 0.89
2003 1.41
2004 1.51
2005 2.24
2006 1.72
2007 0.97
2008 0.98
2009 0.95
2010 1.50
2011 2.01

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Monetary holdings (liabilities)