Text Box:  The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan:

Economic and Financial Data

                                       

                                                                                                                           Date of  last update : November 11, 2018

    

                     

The data shown on this page correspond to the data described in the International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB).                                    

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                               The data shown on this page compiled by the Central Bank of Jordan, the Department of Statistics, and the Ministry of Finance.                                                                          

 Some of the prescribed breakdowns (underlined items) are shown on additional web pages rather than on the main  page.

 

Abbreviations used: JD = Jordanian Dinar

 

[Unless otherwise indicated, data are not seasonally adjusted. Unless otherwise indicated, data are preliminary.]

 

[Real Sector| Fiscal Sector| Financial Sector| External Sector| Population]

 

REAL SECTOR

 

 

 

 

Data category and component

 

Unit

Description

Observations

 

 

More information

Date of latest data

Latest data

Data for previous period

% Change from previous period

National accounts

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

*GDP at current market prices, by production approach(2016=100)

JD million

Q2/18

7142.4

6823.6

4.7

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q2/18

179.3

495.3

-63.8

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q2/18

137.2

124.2

10.4

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q2/18

1358.2

1079.0

25.9

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q2/18

217.5

209.7

3.7

 

**Construction

JD million

Q2/18

297.0

150.4

97.5

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q2/18

681.6

652.0

4.5

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q2/18

655.4

638.0

2.7

 

**Financial, real estate and business  services

JD million

Q2/18

1720.1

1635.0

5.2

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q2/18

1896.1

1840.0

3.0

 

*GDP at constant  prices, by production approach(2016=100)

JD million

Q2/18

7166.6

6705.8

6.9

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q2/18

303.2

399.3

-24.1

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q2/18

160.2

161.4

-0.8

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q2/18

1332.5

1193.4

11.7

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q2/18

252.7

183.7

37.5

 

**Construction

JD million

Q2/18

211.5

161.0

31.4

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q2/18

666.6

678.1

-1.7

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q2/18

616.4

573.3

7.5

 

**Financial, real estate and business services

JD million

Q2/18

1636.7

1611.8

1.5

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q2/18

1986.8

1743.8

13.9

 

Production index

(2010=100)

September/18

94.4

95.3

-0.9

Department of Statistics

Employment

%

Q2/18

29.0

29.8

Department of Statistics

Unemployment

%

Q2/18

18.7

18.4

 Department of Statistics

Wages/earnings(flexibility option for the periodicity & timeliness)

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

*Average wage per employee (private)

JD

2016

442.0

435.0

1.6

 

*Average wage per employee (public)

JD

2016

586.0

570.0

2.8

 

Consumer price index

(2010=100)

October/18

125.1

125.3

-0.1

Department of Statistics

Producer price index

(2010=100)

September/18

123.0

122.7

0.3

Department of Statistics

FISCAL SECTOR

 

Data category and component

 

Unit

Description

Observations

 

 

Date of latest data

Latest data

Data for previous period

% Change from previous period

 

More information

General government operations

 

 

 

 

 

Ministry of Finance

*Cash receipts from operating activities

JD million

2017

10201.2

9801.3

4.1

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

2017

8994.7

8857.1

1.6

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

2017

1206.5

944.2

27.8

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

2017

909.8

906.2

0.4

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

2017

296.7

38.0

-

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

2017

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

2017

-395.0

-558.1

-29.2

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

2017

395.0

558.1

-29.2

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

2017

-98.3

-520.0

-81.1

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

2017

0.0

0.0

-

 

Central government operations

 

 

 

 

 

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance

Central Bank of Jordan

*Cash receipts from operating activities

JD million

September/18

600.7

531.8

13.0

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

September/18

579.7

627.1

-7.6

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

September/18

21.0

-95.3

-122.0

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

September/18

22.0

27.1

-18.8

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

September/18

1.0-

122.4-

-99.2

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

September/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

September/18

56.2

243.7

76.9-

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

September/18

56.2-

243.7-

76.9-

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

September/18

55.2

121.3

54.5-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

September/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

Central government debt

 

 

 

 

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance

Central Bank of Jordan

*Total gross outstanding debt

JD million

September/18

28416.1

28364.0

0.2

**Domestic debt by maturity

JD million

September/18

16762.1

16638.2

0.7

 

Long-term ***

JD million

September/18

12177.0

11808.3

3.1

 

***Short-term

JD million

September/18

4585.1

4830.0

-5.1

 

**External debt by maturity

JD million

September/18

11654.0

11725.8

-0.6

 

*** Long-term 

JD million

September/18

10134.0

10157.6

-0.2

 

*** Short-term

JD million

September/18

1519.9

1568.2

-3.1

 

**Debt guaranteed by the central government

JD million

September/18

3498.9

3568.3

-1.9

 

*** Domestic 

JD million

September/18

2919.9

2980.7

-2.0

 

*** Foreign

JD million

September/18

579.1

587.6

-1.5

 

FINANCIAL  SECTOR

Data category and component

 

Unit

Description

Observations

 

 

Date of latest data

Latest data

Data for previous period

% Change from previous period

 

More information

Depository corporation survey

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Net foreign assets

JD million

September/18

7333.7

7551.0

-2.9

 

** Claims on nonresidents

JD million

September/18

15839.7

16055.8

-1.3

 

**Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

September/18

8506.0

8504.8

-

 

*Domestic claims

JD million

September/18

26057.2

26100.5

-0.2

 

**Net claims on central government

JD million

September/18

10278.3

10326.3

-0.5

 

** Claim on other sectors

JD million

September/18

15778.9

15774.2

-

 

*Broad money liabilities

JD million

September/18

33390.9

33651.5

-0.8

 

Central  bank  survey

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

 

*Net foreign assets

JD million

September/18

8809.7

9200.9

-4.3

 

** Claims on nonresidents  

JD million

September/18

10412.2

10806.7

-3.7

 

** Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

September/18

1602.5

1605.8

-0.2

 

*Net claims on central government

JD million

September/18

810.6

959.1

-15.5

 

*Claims on other sectors

JD million

September/18

276.6

276.8

-0.1

 

*Monetary base

JD million

September/18

7220.3

7420.8

-2.7

 

 

Interest rates

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

Government securities

Percentage Point

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

6-month T-Bills

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

5-year T-Bonds

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Policy instrument rates

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

CBJ 3-month CD's rate

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Base interest rate "Rediscount rate"

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Repo rate

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Window rate

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Inter-bank rates

Percentage point

 

 

 

 

 

Lending rate

Percentage point

September/18

8.57

8.61

 

Deposit rate

Percentage point

September/18

4.57

4.58

 

Stock market: share price index

point

D

 

 

 

Amman Stock Exchange

EXTERNAL  SECTOR

 

Data category and component

 

Unit

description

Observations

 

 

Date of latest data

Latest data

Data for previous period

% Change from previous period

 

More information

Balance of payments

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Current account

JD million

Q2/18

-823.5

-633.4

30.0

 

*Exports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q2/18

1328.6

1221.1

8.8

 

*Imports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q2/18

3092.5

2994.9

3.3

 

* Services

 

Q2/18

332.5

369.5

-10.0

 

*Credit

JD million

Q2/18

1186.3

1170.4

1.4

 

*Debit

JD million

Q2/18

853.8

800.9

6.6

 

*Primary Income

JD million

Q2/18

-66.1

92.1

-

 

** Credit

JD million

Q2/18

167.3

189.5

-11.7

 

** Debit

JD million

Q2/18

233.4

97.4

139.6

 

*Secondary Income

JD million

Q2/18

674.0

678.8

-0.7

 

** Credit

JD million

Q2/18

768.5

791.3

-2.9

 

** Debit

JD million

Q2/18

94.5

112.5

-16.0

 

*Capital account

JD million

Q2/18

13.7

13.8

-0.7

 

Financial account

 

Q2/18

-939.1

-806.5

16.4

 

* Direct Investment

JD million

Q2/18

-191.5

-190.1

0.7

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q2/18

2.3

-1.6

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q2/18

193.8

188.5

2.8

 

*Portfolio Investment

JD million

Q2/18

108.0

-9.9

-

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q2/18

9.8

16.9

-42.0

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q2/18

-98.2

26.8

-

 

* financial derivatives

JD million

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Other investment

JD million

Q2/18

-417.2

-60.8

-

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q2/18

-370.6

-259.0

43.1

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q2/18

46.6

-198.2

-123.5

 

*Reserve assets

JD million

Q2/18

-438.4

-545.7

-19.7

 

*Net errors and omissions

JD million

Q2/18

-129.8

-186.9

-30.6

 

International reserves (Official reserve assets)

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Foreign currency reserves

JD million

October/18

8662.9

8288.3

4.5

 

*IMF reserve position

JD million

October /18

0.4

0.4

-

 

*SDRs

JD million

October /18

26.2

26.4

-0.8

 

*Gold

JD million

October /18

1309.1

1330.5

-1.6

 

*Other reserve assets

JD million

October /18

0.0

0.0

-

 

Data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity

US$ million

September/18

11690.2

12249.5

-4.6

Central Bank of Jordan

Merchandise trade

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

Central Bank of Jordan

*Trade balance

JD million

August/18

-708.6

-834.3

-15.1

 

*Total marchandise domestic exports (f.o.b.)

JD million

August/18

407.1

442.0

-7.9

*Total marchandise re-exports (f.o.b.)

JD million

August/18

46.5

109.7

-57.6

 

*Total marchandise imports (c.i.f.)

JD million

August/18

-1162.2

-1386.0

-16.1

 

International investment position

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Assets

JD million

Q2/18

17039.8

17918.5

-4.9

 

**Direct investment abroad

JD million

Q2/18

440.2

437.9

0.5

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q2/18

499.8

490.0

2.0

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q2/18

97.8

97.1

0.7

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q2/18

402.0

392.9

2.3

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q2/18

6100.7

6475.9

-5.8

 

**Reserve assets

JD million

Q2/18

9999.1

10514.7

-4.9

 

*Liabilities

JD million

Q2/18

48109.1

48514.3

-0.8

 

**Direct investment in Jordan

JD million

Q2/18

24723.8

24493.2

0.9

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q2/18

8127.7

8625.9

-5.8

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q2/18

2888.0

3291.4

-12.3

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q2/18

5239.7

5334.5

-1.8

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q2/18

15257.6

15395.2

-0.9

 

External debt

JD million

Q2/18

20497.3

20729.7

-1.1

Central Bank of Jordan

Exchange rates

In Fils

D

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

Data category and component

 

Unit

description

Observations

 

 

Date of latest data

Latest data

Data for previous period

% Change from previous period

 

More information

Population

Million

2017

10.053

9.798

Department of Statistics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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