Egypt Egypt

Subscribe to our free email alert service

Egypt, is a country located at Northern Africa, it has an area of 1,001,450 Km2 and it may be considered a large country.

Egypt, with a population of 100,878,000 people, it is ranked at 14º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 101 people per km2.

It's capital is Cairo and its currency is Egyptian pounds

Egypt is holding the 33 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 286,351 millions of euros (327,070 millions of dollars), ( 89.84% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €2,839 euros per inhabitant$3,242 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Egypt was on April of 2016 and it was 10.3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Egypt, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.707 points in 2019, leaving it in 116th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Egypt are business, you must know it's in the 120th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Egypt, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Cairo: Monthly Temp.
Cairo: Monthly Rainfall
Egypt Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€318,022M
Annual GDP [+]2020$363,245M
GDP per capita [+]2020€3,153
GDP per capita [+]2020$3,601
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020286,351
Debt ($M) [+]2020327,070
Debt (%GDP) [+]202089.84%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€2,839
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$3,242
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-25,069
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-28,633
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-7.87%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202086,247.8
Expenditure ($M) [+]202098,512.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201511,269.3
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201513,053.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200810.94%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20172,839.1
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20174,126.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20175.42%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20203,893.1
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20204,446.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.59%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202027.06%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€855
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$977
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015€127
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015$147
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€31
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$35
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€39
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$44
Moody's Rating [+]07/29/2021B2
S&P Rating [+]05/11/2018B
Fitch Rating [+]11/25/2019B+
Corruption Index [+]202033
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201993º
Fragile States Index [+]201888.7
Innovation Ranking [+]201895º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q48.0%
Unemployed [+]2019Q42,328K
NMW [+]2013$101.9
NMW [+]2013€83.6
Human Capital Ranking [+]201797º
Markets
Euro / Egyptian pounds [+]05/27/202119.1215
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/27/202115.6785
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/26/2022-3.76%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 201610.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/16/20208.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019120º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2020167,792
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20202.18
Motor vehicle production [+]202023,754
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201564.42
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201914.2%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201714.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202022.5%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201913,026,441
Exports [+]2020€22,866.4M
Exports [+]2020$26,118.0M
Exports % GDP [+]20207.19%
Imports [+]2020€53,143.9M
Imports [+]2020$60,701.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202016.71%
Trade balance [+]2020€-30,277.5M
Trade balance [+]2020$-34,583.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-9.52%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2020101
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021126º
Remittance received ($M) [+]201719,982.7
% Immigrant [+]20190.51%
% Emigrant [+]20193.59%
Birth Rate [+]201925.71‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017400.2
Crude death rate [+]20195.78‰
Fertility Rate [+]20193.28
% risk of poverty [+]201732.5%
Population [+]2020100,878,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019504,053
Emigrant stock [+]20193,547,626
HDI [+]20190.707
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020134º
Life expectancy [+]201971.99
Suicides [+]20152,368
Suicide rate [+]20152.66
Number of homicides [+]20122,207
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20122.55
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20202.62
Annual crude oil production [+]2020587
Crude Oil Reserves [+]20213,300.0
Consumption GWh [+]2019149,079
Generation GWh [+]2019182,988
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/26/202222,460
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/26/2022415,468
Fully vaccinated [+]01/24/202226,217,949
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/26/2022222.65
Doses administered [+]01/24/202263,630,482