Latest in Tag: CAPMAS Highlight
Latest in Tag: CAPMAS
Figures for 2020 reflect decrease of 3.9% on 2019
Manufacturing, extractive industries index, excluding crude oil and petroleum products, reaches 99.59 (primary data) during January
Marriage is main reason behind migration from urban to rural, vice versa for females, reaching 49.2% and 48.2%, respectively in 2017
Household consumption of medical devices increases to 93%
59.1m metric tonnes of petroleum products transported, at cost of EGP 164 – EGP 485/tonne
Workforce increased to 29.965 million in Q4 of 2020 from 28.171m in Q3 2020
Petroleum product imports amounted to $6.383bn during 2020
The annual core inflation rate computed by the Central Bank of Egypt recorded 3.6% in January 2021, compared to 3.8% in December 2020.
Trade deficit reaches $3.3bn in November 2020, versus $3.4bn in November 2019
Pharmaceutical, chemical industries index increases 7% due to higher demand for medicines, disinfectants
Country develops comprehensive plan to control population growth rates, which will be implemented as of early next year 2021: Planning Minister
The agency is continuing to use the updated index methodology, using the base year 2012/2013 and the level of main industrial activity divisions according to the Manual on Industrial Activity (ISIC Rev.4). The methodology also took into account the monthly figure for producer prices based on 2012/2013 data.
Employed Egyptians reach 26,110 million in Q3 2020, up from 24,115 million in Q2 2020
The agency added that the monthly CPI-U stood at 1.8% in October, up from 0.3% in September.
Non-oil exports see slight downturn to total $18.76bn in 2020, against $19.23bn last year
The total exports value of non-petroleum products reached $25.5bn in 2019, compared to $24.6bn in 2018, reflecting an increase of 3.9%. At the same time, the total value of exports of petroleum products and electricity increased 5.3% to reach $5.0bn in 2019, compared to $4.7bn in 2018.
Egypt’s real annual GDP growth decreases 0.6% in Q3 of FY 2019/20 compared to Q3 of FY 2018/19
The number of paid “protesto” cases reached 5,446 in 2019, compared to 4,791 cases in 2018, reflecting a 13.7% increase of 655 cases.
A CAPMAS report issued on Tuesday added that Egypt’s exports declined by 9.4% to $1.91bn during August 2020, versus $2.11bn for the same month of previous year.
Dependence on aid decreased with easing of precautionaries to confront pandemic, survey shows
Whole country’s CPI recorded 107.5 points for September
The international day marks the 2008 decision by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) to enhance the idea of decent work, to ensure that employees receive their main rights, especially regarding decent work and dignity.
Primary data showed index (excluding crude oil and petroleum products) stood at 97.39 during July 2020
The agency pointed out that the illiteracy rate among Egyptian females stood at 30.8%, or 10.6 million, compared to the 21.1%, or 7.8 million, reported among Egyptian males.
Egypt sees trade deficit of $3.30bn in June 2020
The latest figures reflect a 13.8% decline in terms of unit construction and 11.5% decline in investments on the previous year, with 326,300 units built in 2017/2018 at an investment of EGP 106.9bn.
Imports of medicines and pharmaceuticals recorded a decrease of 12.7%
The report, issued on Wednesday, noted that the country’s trade deficit stood at $2.59bn during May 2020, down the $4.05bn in May 2019
Egyptian exports to US equivalent to 7.2% of Egypt’s total exports in 2019
Decline attributed to decreased value of some commodities, including fertilisers, petroleum products, and assorted edibles