Text Box:  The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan:

Economic and Financial Data

                                       

                                                                                                                           Date of  last update : February 21, 2019

    

                     

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

Q3/18

8042.0

7142.4

12.6

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q3/18

348.1

179.3

94.1

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q3/18

176.0

137.2

28.3

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q3/18

1690.7

1358.2

24.5

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q3/18

322.4

217.5

48.2

 

**Construction

JD million

Q3/18

197.8

297.0

-33.4

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q3/18

950.0

681.6

39.4

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q3/18

688.2

655.4

5.0

 

**Financial, real estate and business  services

JD million

Q3/18

1703.3

1720.1

-1.0

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q3/18

1965.5

1896.1

3.7

 

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

JD million

Q3/18

7634.9

7166.6

6.5

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q3/18

351.3

303.2

15.9

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q3/18

136.3

160.2

-14.9

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q3/18

1489.6

1332.5

11.8

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q3/18

294.2

252.7

16.4

 

**Construction

JD million

Q3/18

251.7

211.5

19.0

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q3/18

868.0

666.6

30.2

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q3/18

631.3

616.4

2.4

 

**Financial, real estate and business services

JD million

Q3/18

1680.7

1636.7

2.7

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q3/18

1931.8

1986.8

-2.8

 

Production index

(2010=100)

December/18

91.8

92.3

-0.6

Department of Statistics

Employment

%

Q3/18

29.9

29.0

Department of Statistics

Unemployment

%

Q3/18

18.6

18.7

 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)

January/19

124.1

125.3

-0.9

Department of Statistics

Producer price index

(2010=100)

December/18

121.4

125.1

-3.0

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

December/18

1305.4

562.6

132.0

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

December/18

962.1

630.1

52.7

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

December/18

343.3

-67.5

-

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

December/18

31.7

45.3

30.0-

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

December/18

311.6

-112.8

-

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

December/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

December/18

-405.7

153.8

-

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

December/18

405.7

-153.8

-

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

December/18

-94.1

41.0

-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

December/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

December/18

28308.2

28613.5

-1.1

**Domestic debt by maturity

JD million

December/18

16220.7

16671.7

-2.7

 

Long-term ***

JD million

December/18

12421.8

12251.1

1.4

 

***Short-term

JD million

December/18

3798.9

4420.6

-14.1

 

**External debt by maturity

JD million

December/18

12087.5

11941.8

1.2

 

*** Long-term 

JD million

December/18

10656.6

10512.0

1.4

 

*** Short-term

JD million

December/18

1430.9

1429.8

0.1

 

**Debt guaranteed by the central government

JD million

December/18

3343.8

3347.8

-0.1

 

*** Domestic 

JD million

December/18

2868.5

2892.4

-0.8

 

*** Foreign

JD million

December/18

475.4

455.3

4.4

 

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

December/18

7342.2

6563.0

11.9

 

** Claims on nonresidents

JD million

December/18

16662.2

15839.5

5.2

 

**Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

December/18

9320.0

9276.5

0.5

 

*Domestic claims

JD million

December/18

26017.2

26643.3

-2.3

 

**Net claims on central government

JD million

December/18

10112.3

10642.2

-5.0

 

** Claim on other sectors

JD million

December/18

15904.9

16001.1

-0.6

 

*Broad money liabilities

JD million

December/18

33359.4

33206.3

0.5

 

Central  bank  survey

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

 

*Net foreign assets

JD million

January/19

9084.7

9151.3

-0.7

 

** Claims on nonresidents  

JD million

January/19

10986.7

11101.6

-1.0

 

** Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

January/19

1902.0

1950.3

-2.5

 

*Net claims on central government

JD million

January/19

496.9

675.2

-26.4

 

*Claims on other sectors

JD million

January/19

276.6

277.1

-0.2

 

*Monetary base

JD million

January/19

7145.7

7271.7

-1.7

 

 

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

December/18

8.46

8.63

 

Deposit rate

Percentage point

December/18

4.55

4.67

 

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

Q3/18

-534.8

-803.0

-33.4

 

*Exports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q3/18

1477.8

1350.3

9.4

 

*Imports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q3/18

3355.8

3092.5

8.5

 

* Services

 

Q3/18

623.0

332.5

87.4

 

*Credit

JD million

Q3/18

1596.5

1186.3

34.6

 

*Debit

JD million

Q3/18

973.5

853.8

14.0

 

*Primary Income

JD million

Q3/18

-89.8

-67.3

33.4

 

** Credit

JD million

Q3/18

177.7

167.3

6.2

 

** Debit

JD million

Q3/18

267.5

234.6

14.0

 

*Secondary Income

JD million

Q3/18

810.0

674.0

20.2

 

** Credit

JD million

Q3/18

911.0

768.5

18.5

 

** Debit

JD million

Q3/18

101.0

94.5

6.9

 

*Capital account

JD million

Q3/18

13.8

13.7

0.7

 

Financial account

 

Q3/18

-686.6

-940.1

-27.0

 

* Direct Investment

JD million

Q3/18

-157.4

-191.4

-17.8

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q3/18

-6.1

2.3

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q3/18

151.3

193.7

-21.9

 

*Portfolio Investment

JD million

Q3/18

-20.4

108.0

-118.9

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q3/18

2.3

9.8

-76.5

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q3/18

22.7

-98.2

-123.1

 

* financial derivatives

JD million

Q3/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Other investment

JD million

Q3/18

-219.8

-418.3

-47.5

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q3/18

352.0

-370.6

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q3/18

571.8

47.7

-

 

*Reserve assets

JD million

Q3/18

-289.0

-438.4

-34.1

 

*Net errors and omissions

JD million

Q3/18

-165.6

-150.8

9.8

 

International reserves (Official reserve assets)

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Foreign currency reserves

JD million

January/19

8853.1

9009.8

-1.7

 

*IMF reserve position

JD million

January/19

0.5

0.4

25.0

 

*SDRs

JD million

January/19

22.9

22.7

0.9

 

*Gold

JD million

January/19

1343.9

1302.2

3.2

 

*Other reserve assets

JD million

January/19

0.0

0.0

-

 

Data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity

US$ million

December/18

12707.8

11994.1

6.0

Central Bank of Jordan

Merchandise trade

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

Central Bank of Jordan

*Trade balance

JD million

December /18

-720.2

-763.9

-5.7

 

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

JD million

December /18

475.7

374.2

27.1

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

JD million

December /18

75.7

78.2

-3.2

 

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

JD million

December /18

-1271.6

-1216.3

4.5

 

International investment position

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Assets

JD million

Q3/18

17036.4

17039.8

-

 

**Direct investment abroad

JD million

Q3/18

434.1

440.2

-1.4

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q3/18

502.1

499.8

0.5

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q3/18

96.0

97.8

-1.8

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q3/18

406.1

402.0

1.0

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q3/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q3/18

6454.6

6100.7

5.8

 

**Reserve assets

JD million

Q3/18

9645.6

9999.1

-3.5

 

*Liabilities

JD million

Q3/18

48690.4

48300.1

0.8

 

**Direct investment in Jordan

JD million

Q3/18

24841.5

24723.8

0.5

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q3/18

7858.0

8130.2

-3.3

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q3/18

2662.6

2888.0

-7.8

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q3/18

5195.4

5242.2

-0.9

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q3/18

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q3/18

15990.9

15446.1

3.5

 

External debt

JD million

Q3/18

21186.3

20688.3

2.4

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

2018

10.309

10.053

Department of Statistics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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