West Bank and Gaza Strip   

Economic and Financial Data

 

National Summary Data Page 

 

  

Date of last update:

19/06/2018

 

 

The Data shown on this page compiled by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, Palestine Monetary Authority, Ministry of Finance and Palestine Exchange.

 

 

 (REAL SECTOR, FISCAL SECTOR, FINANCIAL SECTOR, EXTERNAL SECTOR, SOCIO-demographic)

 

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REAL SECTOR

1- National Accounts

 

 

 

 

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A- GDP at Current Prices, by Expenditure Approach 1

US$ Million

Q4/17

3,728.8 3,728.3

 

Final consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

4,242.4 4,279.3

 

Household Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

3,017.8 3,242.6  

Government Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

1068.6 892.7  

NPISH final consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

156.0 144.0  

Gross Capital Formation

US$ Million

Q4/17

894.9 879.6

 

Net Exports of goods and services

US$ Million

Q4/17

-1,386.6 -1,419.2  

Exports

US$ Million

Q4/17

717.9 671.3  

Imports

US$ Million

Q4/17

2,104.5 2,090.5  
Net Errors and Omission

US$ Million

Q4/17

-21.9 -11.4  

B- GDP at Constant Prices, by Expenditure Approach 1, (2015 is the base year)

US$ Million

Q4/17

3,476.5 3,502.3  

Final consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

3,853.6 3,946.5  

Household Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

2,740.7 2,988.7  

Government Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

971.0 824.4  

NPISH final consumption

US$ Million

Q4/17

141.9 133.4  

Gross Capital Formation

US$ Million

Q4/17

815.1 813.2  

Net Exports of goods and services

US$ Million

Q4/17

-1,172.3 -1,246.6  

Exports

US$ Million

Q4/17

699.8 659.0  

Imports

US$ Million

Q4/17

1,872.1 1,905.6  
 Net Errors and Omission  US$ Million

Q4/17

-19.9 -10.8  

2-Industrial Production Index

Index

Apr/18

101.65 105.17

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3- Labor Market Indicators

 

 

 

 

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Employment

thousands of persons

Q1/18

935 1,019

 

Unemployment

percentage of labor force

Q1/18

30.2 24.5

 

Wages/Earnings

monthly average (NIS)

Q1/18

3,049 2,974

 

4- Price Indices

 

 

 

 

 

Consumer Prices Index

Index

May/18

110.07

110.52

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Producer Prices Index

Index

Apr/18

103.56 101.62

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Unit
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FISCAL SECTOR

1- General Government Operations

 

2016

   

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Revenue

US$ Million

2016 4,712.9 4,112.2  

Taxes

US$ Million

2016 3,197.6 2,811.3  

Social contributions

US$ Million

2016 1.5 7.4  

Grants

US$ Million

2016

800.6 824.5  

Other revenues

US$ Million

2016 713.3 469.0  

Expense

US$ Million

2016 4,315.7 4,100.1  

Compensation of employees

US$ Million

2016 2,352.0 2,170.1  

Use of goods and services

US$ Million

2016 833.0 822.0  

Consumption of fixed capital

US$ Million

2016 25.9 48.1  

Interest

US$ Million

2016 79.5 93.4  

Subsidies

US$ Million

2016 18.7 12.2  

Grants

US$ Million

2016 33.2 47.4  

Social benefits

US$ Million

2016 858.2 802.5  

Other expense

US$ Million

2016 115.3 104.5  

2- Central Government Operations 2

 

 

 

 

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Revenues

NIS Million

Apr/18

859.6 1,006.4

 

Expenditure

NIS Million

Apr/18

896.2 1,082.8

 

Balance (Deficit/Surplus)

NIS Million

Apr/18

-36.6 -76.4

 

Aggregate Financing

NIS Million

Apr/18

121.7 153.3

 

* Domestic Financing

NIS Million

Apr/18

105.2 187.5

 

- Bank

NIS Million

Apr/18

105.2 187.5

 

- Non bank

NIS Million

Apr/18

141.0 0.4

 

* Foreign Financing

NIS Million

Apr/18

141.0 0.4

 

* Residual

NIS Million

Apr/18

0.5 9.5  

3- Central Government Debt 2

       

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Total

NIS Million

Apr/18

8,750.5 8,588.0

 

Residency

 

 

   

 

- Domestic

NIS Million

Apr/18

5,008.0 4,913.9

 

- Foreign

NIS Million

Apr/18

3,742.5 3,674.2

 

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FINANCIAL SECTOR

1- Depository corporations survey—formerly Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector

 

 

 

 

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Broad Money Liabilities

US$ Million

Apr/18

11,097.2 11,064.0  

Domestic Claims

US$ Million

Apr/18

7,973.6 7,884.4

 

* Net claims on central government

US$ Million

Apr/18

842.7 843.7

 

* Claims on other resident sectors

US$ Million

Apr/18

7,130.9 7,040.7

 

 ** Other financial corporations

US$ Million

Apr/18

51.0 50.8  

 ** State And Local Government

US$ Million

Apr/18

6.1 9.2

 

 ** Public no financial corporations

US$ Million

Apr/18

0.0 0.0  

 ** Private Sector

US$ Million

Apr/18

7,065.5 6,972.2

 

Net foreign position

US$ Million

Apr/18

3,841.0 4,819.3

 

* Total foreign assets

US$ Million

Apr/18

4,471.5 5,463.0

 

* Total foreign liabilities

US$ Million

Apr/18

-630.5 -643.8

 

2- Central Bank Survey—formerly Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank

 

 

 

 

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Monetary base

US$ Million

May/18

1473.99 1438.29

 

Claims on other Depository Corporations

 US$ Million

May/18

668.93 623.85

 

* Net claims on central government

US$ Million

May/18

1.97 1.96

 

* Claims on all other resident sectors

US$ Million

May/18

4.01 3.85

 

 ** Other financial corporations

US$ Million

May/18

0.14 0.12

 

 ** State And Local Government

US$ Million

May/18

0 0  

 ** Public no financial corporations

US$ Million

May/18

0 0

 

 ** Private Sector

US$ Million

May/18

3.88 3.72  

Net foreign position

US$ Million

May/18

917.24 924.79

 

* Total foreign assets

US$ Million

May/18

917.24 924.79  

* Total foreign liabilities

US$ Million

May/18

0 0

 

3- Interest Rates 3

 

 

 

 

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4- Stock Market: Share Price Index

(Al Quds Index )Point

Daily

 

 

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EXTERNAL SECTOR

1-Balance of Payments

       

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Current Account

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-303.6 -443.7  

  Goods: Exports

 US$ Million

Q4/17

566.7 529.9  

  Goods: Imports

 US$ Million

Q4/17

1,712.6 1,701.3  

  Services: Exports

 US$ Million

Q4/17

151.2 141.4  

  Services: Imports

 US$ Million

Q4/17

391.9 389.3  

  Income: Credit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

581.7 589.3  

  Income: Debit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

37.4 30.7  

  Current transfers: Credit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

615.2 491.3  

  Current transfers: Debit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

76.5 74.3  

Capital Account

 US$ Million

Q4/17

120.5 96.4  

  Capital account: Credit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

120.5 96.4  

  Capital account: Debit

 US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0 0.0  

Financial Account

 US$ Million

Q4/17

192.9 182.2  

  Direct investment abroad

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-27.6 -5.4  

  Direct investment in reporting economy

 US$ Million

Q4/17

71.4 69.9  

  Portfolio investment: Assets

 US$ Million

Q4/17

69.8 -8.5  

  Portfolio investment: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-54.4 16.8  

  Financial derivatives: Assets

 US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0 0.0  

  Financial derivatives: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0 0.0  

  Other investment: Assets

 US$ Million

Q4/17

220.4 139.6  

  Other investment: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-86.6 -43.4  

Reserve assets

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-0.1 13.2  

Net errors and omissions

 US$ Million

Q4/17

-9.8 165.1  

2- Official reserve assets

US$ Million

May/18

487.0 501.5

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* Foreign currency reserves

US$ Million

May/18

384.8 399.3

 

* Other reserve assets

US$ Million

May/18

102.2 102.2

 

3- Template on International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity

US$ Million

Apr/18

501.5 553.09

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4- Merchandise Trade (Foreign Trade)

 

 

 

 

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* Trade balance

US$ Million

Apr/18

- 382.0 - 370.2  

- Merchandise exports (f.o.b.)

US$ Million

Apr/18

91.5 94.6  

- Merchandise imports (c.i.f.)

US$ Million

Apr/18

473.5 464.8  

5- International investment position (IIP)

   

 

 

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*Assets

US$ Million

Q4/17

6,455 6,350  

 ** Direct investment abroad

US$ Million

Q4/17

422 394  

 ** Portfolio investment

US$ Million

Q4/17

1,055 1,133  

   *** Equity securities

US$ Million

Q4/17

141 173  

   *** Debt securities

US$ Million

Q4/17

913 960  

 ** Other investment

US$ Million

Q4/17

4,530 4,376  

 ** Reserve assets

US$ Million

Q4/17

446 447  

 ** Financial derivatives

US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0 0.0  

*Liabilities

US$ Million

Q4/17

5,082 5,155  

 ** Direct investment in the reporting economy

US$ Million

Q4/17

2,703 2,632  

 ** Portfolio investment

US$ Million

Q4/17

664 719  

   *** Equity securities

US$ Million

Q4/17

664 719  

   *** Debt securities

US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0 0.0  

 ** Other investment

US$ Million

Q4/17

1,715 1,804  

 ** Financial derivatives

US$ Million

Q4/17

0.0

0.0

 

6- External  Debt

 NIS Million

Apr/18

3,742.5 3,674.2

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7- Exchange Rate

 

Daily

 

 

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SOCIO-demographic

1- Population

 persons

2017

4,780,978

4,816,503

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Footnotes:

1 The data for the Palestinian Territory excludes those parts of Jerusalem which were annexed by Israel in 1967.

2 The data covers budgetary while the data for Palestinian Pension under processing.

3 No National Currency, No Central Bank Rate, No Government Securities Rate.