Text Box:  The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan:

Economic and Financial Data

                                       

                                                                                                                           Date of  last update : May 22, 2018

    

                     

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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

JD million

Q4/17

7539.7

7616.6

-1.0

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q4/17

453.5

235.0

93.0

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q4/17

215.6

177.5

21.4

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q4/17

1257.0

1359.1

-7.5

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q4/17

238.4

241.0

-1.1

 

**Construction

JD million

Q4/17

314.6

275.6

14.1

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q4/17

562.7

851.7

-33.9

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q4/17

815.3

916.8

-11.1

 

**Financial, real estate and business  services

JD million

Q4/17

1314.3

1368.8

-4.0

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q4/17

2368.3

2191.1

8.1

 

*GDP at constant  prices, by production approach(1994=100)

JD million

Q4/17

3027.8

3156.8

-4.1

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q4/17

137.8

92.5

49.0

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q4/17

53.5

39.9

34.2

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q4/17

511.1

523.1

-2.3

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q4/17

81.8

85.0

-3.8

 

**Construction

JD million

Q4/17

140.6

158.6

-11.3

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q4/17

253.9

353.0

-28.1

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q4/17

463.4

449.8

3.0

 

**Financial, real estate and business services

JD million

Q4/17

610.9

635.7

-3.9

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q4/17

774.8

819.2

-5.4

 

Production index

(2010=100)

March /18

85.9

84.3

1.9

Department of Statistics

Employment

%

Q4/17

31.0

31.9

Department of Statistics

Unemployment

%

Q4/17

18.5

18.5

 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)

April/18

124.3

124.0

0.2

Department of Statistics

Producer price index

(2010=100)

March/18

118.8

119.5

-0.6

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

2016

9801.3

9324.3

5.1

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

2016

8857.1

8206.8

7.9

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

2016

944.2

1117.5

-15.5

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

2016

906.2

1141.8

-20.6

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

2016

38.0

-24.3

-

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

2016

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

2016

-558.1

426.5

-

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

2016

558.1

-426.5

-

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

2016

-520.0

402.0

-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

2016

0.0

0.0

-

 

Central government operations

 

 

 

 

 

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance

Central Bank of Jordan

*Cash receipts from operating activities

JD million

      March/18

481.6

492.8

-2.3

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

      March/18

604.2

715.1

-15.5

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

      March/18

-122.6

-222.3

-44.8

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

      March/18

34.8

48.0

-27.5

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

      March/18

-157.4

-270.3

-41.8

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

      March/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

      March/18

270.5

274.7

-1.5

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

      March/18

-270.5

-274.7

-1.5

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

      March/18

113.1

4.4

-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

      March/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

      March/18

27720.0

27458.7

1.0

**Domestic debt by maturity

JD million

      March/18

15876.5

15664.1

1.4

 

Long-term ***

JD million

      March/18

11813.7

11789.5

0.2

 

***Short-term

JD million

      March/18

4062.8

3874.6

4.9

 

**External debt by maturity

JD million

      March/18

11843.5

11794.5

0.4

 

*** Long-term 

JD million

      March/18

10921.6

10915.9

0.1

 

*** Short-term

JD million

      March/18

921.9

878.6

4.9

 

**Debt guaranteed by the central government

JD million

      March/18

3436.7

3443.0

-0.2

 

*** Domestic 

JD million

      March/18

2821.4

2827.9

-0.2

 

*** Foreign

JD million

      March/18

615.3

615.1

0.0

 

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

      March/18

8511.9

8657.0

-1.7

 

** Claims on nonresidents

JD million

      March/18

16733.0

16864.3

-0.8

 

**Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

      March/18

8221.1

8207.3

0.2

 

*Domestic claims

JD million

      March/18

24845.3

24540.6

1.2

 

**Net claims on central government

JD million

      March/18

9858.1

9723.9

1.4

 

** Claim on other sectors

JD million

      March/18

14987.2

14816.7

1.2

 

*Broad money liabilities

JD million

      March/18

33357.2

33197.6

0.5

 

Central  bank  survey

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Net foreign assets

JD million

        April/18

9735.2

9852.2

-1.2

 

** Claims on nonresidents  

JD million

        April/18

11108.0

11281.2

-1.5

 

** Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

        April/18

1372.8

1429.0

-3.9

 

*Net claims on central government

JD million

        April/18

857.3

972.4

-11.8

 

*Claims on other sectors

JD million

        April/18

225.2

221.8

1.5

 

*Monetary base

JD million

        April/18

7723.0

7645.7

1.0

 

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

      March/18

8.75

8.78

 

Deposit rate

Percentage point

      March/18

3.99

3.95

 

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

Q4/17

-642.9

-651.8

-1.4

 

*Exports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q4/17

1412.6

1396.8

1.1

 

*Imports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q4/17

3451.8

3184.1

8.4

 

*Exports of services

JD million

Q4/17

1119.8

1434.0

-21.9

 

*Imports of services

JD million

Q4/17

783.6

904.6

-13.4

 

*Net income

JD million

Q4/17

-60.9

-108.1

-43.7

 

** Receipts

JD million

Q4/17

169.6

155.1

9.3

 

** Payments

JD million

Q4/17

230.5

263.2

-12.4

 

*Net current transfers

JD million

Q4/17

1121.0

714.2

57.0

 

**Receipts

JD million

Q4/17

1230.1

829.6

48.3

 

**Payments

JD million

Q4/17

109.1

115.4

-5.5

 

*Capital account

JD million

Q4/17

12.0

7.0

 

*Financial account

JD million

Q4/17

-275.5

966.3

 

*Direct investment abroad

JD million

Q4/17

2.1

-4.4

 

*Direct investment in Jordan

JD million

Q4/17

176.2

214.8

 

*Portfolio investment assets

JD million

Q4/17

-15.8

12.8

 

*Portfolio investment liabilities

JD million

Q4/17

662.1

30.3

 

*Net financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q4/17

-

-

 

 

*Other investment assets

JD million

Q4/17

-170.2

247.1

 

*Other investments liabilities

JD million

Q4/17

230.7

140.2

 

*Reserve assets

JD million

Q4/17

-1160.6

325.5

 

*Net errors and omissions

JD million

Q4/17

906.4

-321.5

 

International reserves (Official reserve assets)

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Foreign currency reserves

JD million

April/18

9033.2

9387.9

-3.8

 

*IMF reserve position

JD million

April/18

0.4

0.4

-

 

*SDRs

JD million

April/18

37.6

38.1

-1.3

 

*Gold

JD million

April/18

1270.4

1088.2

16.7

 

*Other reserve assets

JD million

April/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

Data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity

US$ million

March/18

13241.2

13397.7

-1.2

Central Bank of Jordan

Merchandise trade

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

Central Bank of Jordan

*Trade balance

JD million

March/18

-646.4

-658.1

-1.8

 

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

JD million

March/18

359.8

332.0

8.4

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

JD million

March/18

80.5

72.4

11.2

 

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

JD million

March/18

-1086.7

-1062.5

2.3

 

International investment position

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Assets           

JD million

Q4/17

18694.8

17317.6

8.0

 

**Direct investment abroad

JD million

Q4/17

439.5

441.6

-0.5

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q4/17

472.9

457.2

3.4

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q4/17

97.5

98.1

-0.6

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q4/17

375.4

359.1

4.5

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q4/17

-

-

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q4/17

6735.0

6552.5

2.8

 

**Reserve assets

JD million

Q4/17

11047.4

9866.3

12.0

 

*Liabilities

JD million

Q4/17

47738.5

46400.0

2.9

 

**Direct investment in Jordan

JD million

Q4/17

24058.7

23856.8

0.8

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q4/17

8209.8

7414.0

10.7

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q4/17

2907.1

2760.3

5.3

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q4/17

5302.7

4653.7

13.9

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q4/17

-

-

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q4/17

15470.0

15129.2

2.3

 

External debt

JD million

Q4/17

20772.7

19782.9

5.0

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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