Text Box:  The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan:

Economic and Financial Data

                                       

                                                                                                                                                 Date of last update: July 14, 2021                                        

    

                     

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

Q1/21

7438.0

8241.8

-9.8

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q1/21

504.7

631.0

-20.0

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q1/21

149.3

210.8

-29.2

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q1/21

1061.0

1475.7

-28.1

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q1/21

119.3

175.7

-32.1

 

**Construction

JD million

Q1/21

144.8

214.4

-32.5

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q1/21

681.1

608.3

12.0

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q1/21

684.7

613.5

11.6

 

**Financial, real estate and business  services

JD million

Q1/21

1483.3

1431.3

3.6

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q1/21

2609.8

2881.1

-9.4

 

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

JD million

Q1/21

7006.3

7647.5

-8.4

 

**Agriculture, forestry, and fishing

JD million

Q1/21

380.7

477.2

-20.2

 

**Mining and quarrying

JD million

Q1/21

171.5

173.6

-1.2

 

**Manufacturing

JD million

Q1/21

1150.8

1364.0

-15.6

 

**Electricity and water

JD million

Q1/21

101.0

152.2

-33.6

 

**Construction

JD million

Q1/21

154.5

213.7

-27.7

 

**Trade, restaurants and hotels

JD million

Q1/21

686.4

589.0

16.5

 

**Transport, storage and communications

JD million

Q1/21

599.7

655.6

-8.5

 

**Financial, real estate and business services

JD million

Q1/21

1404.7

1374.5

2.2

 

**Other service activities

JD million

Q1/21

2357.0

2647.7

-11.0

 

Production index

(2010=100)

May/21

90.6

88.2

2.7

Department of Statistics

Employment

%

Q1/21

25.9

25.1

Department of Statistics

Unemployment

%

Q1/21

25.0

24.7

 Department of Statistics

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

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

*Average wage per employee (private)

JD

2018

478

446.0

7.2

 

*Average wage per employee (public)

JD

2018

613

605.0

1.3

 

Consumer price index

(2018=100)

June/21

102.3

102.1

0.2

Department of Statistics

Producer price index

(2010=100)

May/21

122.7

121.8

0.7

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

2020

9408.4

10874.3

-

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

2020

10409.5

10220.2

-

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

2020

-1001.1

654.1

-

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

2020

776.6

830.3

-

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

2020

-1777.7

-176.2

-

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

2020

520.5

520.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

2020

2941.1

2134.2

-

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

2020

-2420.6

-1614.2

-

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

2020

642.9

1438.0

-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

2020

0.0

0.0

-

 

Central government operations

 

 

 

 

 

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance

Central Bank of Jordan

*Cash receipts from operating activities

JD million

May/21

504.8

783.4

-

 

*Cash payments for operating activities

JD million

May/21

769.4

782.6

-

 

*Net cash inflow from operating activities

JD million

May/21

-264.6

0.8

-

 

*Net cash outflow from investments in nonfinancial assets

JD million

May/21

42.5

46.2

-

 

*Cash surplus (+)/deficit (-)

JD million

May/21

-307.1

-45.4

-

 

*Net acquisition of financial assets, excluding cash

JD million

May/21

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Net incurrence of liabilities

JD million

May/21

347.3

44.1

-

 

*Net cash inflow, financing activities

JD million

May/21

-347.3

-44.1

-

 

*Net change in the stock of cash

JD million

May/21

40.2

-1.3

-

 

*Statistical discrepancy

JD million

May/21

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

May/21

27038.0

27105.6

-

**Domestic debt by maturity

JD million

May/21

13113.6

13293.4

-

 

Long-term ***

JD million

May/21

9494.0

9630.8

-

 

***Short-term

JD million

May/21

3619.6

3662.6

-

 

**External debt by maturity

JD million

May/21

13924.5

13812.2

-

 

*** Long-term 

JD million

May/21

12369.5

12373.7

-

 

*** Short-term

JD million

May/21

1555.0

1438.5

-

 

**Debt guaranteed by the central government

JD million

May/21

2936.8

3033.0

-

 

*** Domestic 

JD million

May/21

2265.5

2362.1

-

 

*** Foreign

JD million

May/21

671.3

670.9

-

 

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

May/21

7042.5

6744.0

4.4

 

** Claims on nonresidents

JD million

May/21

18584.7

18300.4

1.6

 

**Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

May/21

11542.3

11556.4

-0.1

 

*Domestic claims

JD million

May/21

30653.1

30987.4

-1.1

 

**Net claims on central government

JD million

May/21

12451.2

12369.1

0.7

 

** Claim on other sectors

JD million

May/21

18201.9

18618.2

-2.2

 

*Broad money liabilities

JD million

May/21

37695.5

37731.4

-0.1

 

Central  bank  survey

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

 

*Net foreign assets

JD million

June/21

10641.3

10915.0

-2.5

 

** Claims on nonresidents

JD million

June/21

12483.9

12764.3

-2.2

 

** Less: Liabilities to nonresidents

JD million

June/21

1842.6

1849.3

-0.4

 

*Net claims on central government

JD million

June/21

1004.0

948.8

5.8

 

*Claims on other sectors

JD million

June/21

797.5

797.4

0.0

 

*Monetary base

JD million

June/21

9794.2

9795.4

0.0

 

 

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

May/21

7.05

7.10

 

Deposit rate

Percentage point

May/21

3.42

3.37

 

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

Q1/21

-1122.7

-836.1

-

 

*Exports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q1/21

1427.6

1485.8

-

 

*Imports of goods (f.o.b)

JD million

Q1/21

2959.5

2874.8

-

 

* Services

JD million

Q1/21

-201.0

-204.9

-

 

*Credit

JD million

Q1/21

351.1

326.6

-

 

*Debit

JD million

Q1/21

552.1

531.5

-

 

*Primary Income

JD million

Q1/21

-5.4

-32.7

-

 

** Credit

JD million

Q1/21

146.6

143.9

-

 

** Debit

JD million

Q1/21

152.1

176.6

-

 

*Secondary Income

JD million

Q1/21

615.7

790.5

-

 

** Credit

JD million

Q1/21

690.8

857.5

-

 

** Debit

JD million

Q1/21

75.1

67.0

-

 

*Capital account

JD million

Q1/21

8.8

4.3

-

 

Financial account

JD million

Q1/21

-476.8

-203.6

-

 

* Direct Investment

JD million

Q1/21

-61.3

-104.5

-

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q1/21

6.7

6.4

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q1/21

68.0

110.9

-

 

*Portfolio Investment

JD million

Q1/21

33.3

889.9

-

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q1/21

14.1

9.3

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q1/21

-19.2

-880.6

-

 

* financial derivatives

JD million

Q1/21

0.0

0.0

-

 

*Other investment

JD million

Q1/21

-501.0

-307.7

-

 

*Net acquisition of Financial assets

JD million

Q1/21

-656.1

525.9

-

 

* Net incurrence of Liabilities

JD million

Q1/21

-155.1

833.6

-

 

*Reserve assets

JD million

Q1/21

52.2

-681.3

-

 

*Net errors and omissions

JD million

Q1/21

637.0

628.1

-

 

International reserves (Official reserve assets)

 

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Foreign currency reserves

JD million

June/21

9201.1

9400.6

-2.1

 

*IMF reserve position

JD million

June/21

0.8

0.9

-11.1

 

*SDRs

JD million

June/21

13.5

9.3

45.2

 

*Gold

JD million

June/21

2502.4

2587.5

-3.3

 

*Other reserve assets

JD million

June/21

0.0

0.0

-

 

Data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity

US$ million

May/21

13258.9

13050.6

1.6

Central Bank of Jordan

Merchandise trade

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Statistics

Central Bank of Jordan

*Trade balance

JD million

April/21

-650.3

-722.8

-10.0

 

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

JD million

April/21

363.5

466.4

-22.1

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

JD million

April/21

38.7

59.8

-35.3

 

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

JD million

April/21

-1052.5

-1249.0

-15.7

 

International investment position

 

 

 

 

Central Bank of Jordan

*Assets

JD million

Q1/21

19380.3

20277.1

-

 

**Direct investment abroad

JD million

Q1/21

490.3

483.6

-

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q1/21

511.6

497.6

-

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q1/21

111.7

109.9

-

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q1/21

399.9

387.7

-

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q1/21

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q1/21

6626.3

7271.1

-

 

**Reserve assets

JD million

Q1/21

11752.1

12024.8

-

 

*Liabilities

JD million

Q1/21

53791.7

53958.0

-

 

**Direct investment in Jordan

JD million

Q1/21

26129.1

25948.8

-

 

**Portfolio investment

JD million

Q1/21

7163.2

7202.6

-

 

***Equity securities

JD million

Q1/21

2517.1

2544.5

-

 

***Debt securities

JD million

Q1/21

4646.1

4658.1

-

 

**Financial derivatives(not applicable)

JD million

Q1/21

0.0

0.0

-

 

**Other investment

JD million

Q1/21

20499.4

20806.7

-

 

External debt

JD million

Q1/21

25145.5

25464.7

-

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

2020

10.806

10.554

Department of Statistics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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