LATEST: On February 4, 2019, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the fourth review of the three-year extended arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for the Arab Republic of Egypt. The Executive Board’s approval allowed for an immediate purchase of SDR 1,432.76 million (or about US$2 billion). The Board’s discussion was based on a staff report prepared by a staff team of the IMF, following discussions with the officials of Egypt on economic developments and policies underpinning the EFF.
The authorities have consented to publication and it is expected that the staff report will be posted on this website shortly. More

Key Questions on Egypt

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on December 20, 2017. Listed below are items related to Arab Republic of Egypt.

At a Glance

  • 2019 Projected Real GDP (% Change) : 5.5
  • 2019 Projected Consumer Prices (% Change): 14.5
  • Country Population: 99.211 million
  • Date of Membership: December 27, 1945
  • Article IV/Country Report: January 22, 2018
  • Outstanding Purchases and Loans (SDR): 7163.81 million (March 31, 2019)
  • Special Drawing Rights (SDR): 378.62 million
  • Quota (SDR): 2037.1 million
  • Number of Arrangements since membership: 9

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