West Bank and Gaza Strip   

Economic and Financial Data

 

National Summary Data Page 

 

  

Date of last update:

14/01/2018

 

 

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

Q3/17

3,728.3 3,653.7

 

Final consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

4,279.3 4,191.6

 

Household Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

3,242.6 3,054.9  

Government Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

892.7 990.4  

NPISH final consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

144.0 146.3  

Gross Capital Formation

US$ Million

Q3/17

879.6 776.0

 

Net Exports of goods and services

US$ Million

Q3/17

-1,419.2 -1,296.4  

Exports

US$ Million

Q3/17

671.3 678.2  

Imports

US$ Million

Q3/17

2,090.5 1,974.6  
Net Errors and Omission

US$ Million

Q3/17

-11.4 -17.5  

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

US$ Million

Q3/17

3,502.3 3,396.8  

Final consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

3,946.5 3,888.2  

Household Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

2,988.7 2,841.5  

Government Final Consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

824.4 911.0  

NPISH final consumption

US$ Million

Q3/17

133.4 135.7  

Gross Capital Formation

US$ Million

Q3/17

813.2 728.6  

Net Exports of goods and services

US$ Million

Q3/17

-1,246.6 -1,188.9  

Exports

US$ Million

Q3/17

659.0 676.3  

Imports

US$ Million

Q3/17

1,905.6 1,865.2  
 Net Errors and Omission  US$ Million

Q3/17

-10.8 -31.1  

2-Industrial Production Index

Index

Nov/17

109.23 110.33

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3- Labor Market Indicators

 

 

 

 

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Employment

thousands of persons

Q3/17

1,000 972

 

Unemployment

percentage of labor force

Q3/17

29.2 29

 

Wages/Earnings

monthly average (NIS)

Q3/17

2,989 2,968

 

4- Price Indices

 

 

 

 

 

Consumer Prices Index

Index

Dec/17

110.50

110.95

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Producer Prices Index

Index

Nov/17

99.48 101.63

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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

Nov/17

1,229.8 1,144.2

 

Expenditure

NIS Million

Nov/17

1,122.0 1,279.6

 

Balance (Deficit/Surplus)

NIS Million

Nov/17

23.1 -221.6

 

Aggregate Financing

NIS Million

Nov/17

-23.1 221.6

 

* Domestic Financing

NIS Million

Nov/17

- 283.5 202.5

 

- Bank

NIS Million

Nov/17

-283.5 202.5

 

- Non bank

NIS Million

Nov/17

0 0

 

* Foreign Financing

NIS Million

Nov/17

239.6 82.5

 

* Residual

NIS Million

Nov/17

- 1.0 - 1.5  

3- Central Government Debt 2

       

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Total

NIS Million

Nov/17

8,851.3 8,901.1

 

Residency

 

 

   

 

- Domestic

NIS Million

Nov/17

5,229.1 5,266.5

 

- Foreign

NIS Million

Nov/17

3,622.2 3,634.6

 

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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

Nov/17

10,735.5 10,654.7  

Domestic Claims

US$ Million

Nov/17

7,606.7 7,594.3

 

* Net claims on central government

US$ Million

Nov/17

916.9 979.0

 

* Claims on other resident sectors

US$ Million

Nov/17

6,689.7 6,615.2

 

 ** Other financial corporations

US$ Million

Nov/17

8.0 8.0  

 ** State And Local Government

US$ Million

Nov/17

0.9 1.0

 

 ** Public no financial corporations

US$ Million

Nov/17

8.5 8.3  

 ** Private Sector

US$ Million

Nov/17

6,672.3 6,597.9

 

Net foreign position

US$ Million

Nov/17

4,853.1 4,781.7

 

* Total foreign assets

US$ Million

Nov/17

5,609.2 5,574.6

 

* Total foreign liabilities

US$ Million

Nov/17

-756.0 -727.9

 

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

 

 

 

 

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Monetary base

US$ Million

Dec/17

1402.56 1326.88

 

Claims on other Depository Corporations

 US$ Million

Dec/17

607.64 566.71

 

* Net claims on central government

US$ Million

Dec/17

2.97 2.94

 

* Claims on all other resident sectors

US$ Million

Dec/17

3.24 3.61

 

 ** Other financial corporations

US$ Million

Dec/17

0 0

 

 ** State And Local Government

US$ Million

Dec/17

0 0  

 ** Public no financial corporations

US$ Million

Dec/17

0 0

 

 ** Private Sector

US$ Million

Dec/17

3.13 3.48  

Net foreign position

US$ Million

Dec/17

898.11 863.66

 

* Total foreign assets

US$ Million

Dec/17

898.11 863.66  

* Total foreign liabilities

US$ Million

Dec/17

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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Unit
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EXTERNAL SECTOR

1-Balance of Payments

       

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Current Account

 US$ Million

Q3/17

-443.7 -491.1  

  Goods: Exports

 US$ Million

Q3/17

529.9 535.3  

  Goods: Imports

 US$ Million

Q3/17

1,701.3 1,606.9  

  Services: Exports

 US$ Million

Q3/17

141.4 142.8  

  Services: Imports

 US$ Million

Q3/17

389.3 367.7  

  Income: Credit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

589.3 456.3  

  Income: Debit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

30.7 37.6  

  Current transfers: Credit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

491.3 457.6  

  Current transfers: Debit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

74.3 70.9  

Capital Account

 US$ Million

Q3/17

96.4 89.6  

  Capital account: Credit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

96.4 89.6  

  Capital account: Debit

 US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0 0.0  

Financial Account

 US$ Million

Q3/17

182.2 506.1  

  Direct investment abroad

 US$ Million

Q3/17

-5.4 50.3  

  Direct investment in reporting economy

 US$ Million

Q3/17

69.9 8.4  

  Portfolio investment: Assets

 US$ Million

Q3/17

-8.5 -29.8  

  Portfolio investment: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q3/17

16.8 62.6  

  Financial derivatives: Assets

 US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0 0.0  

  Financial derivatives: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0 0.0  

  Other investment: Assets

 US$ Million

Q3/17

139.6 512.5  

  Other investment: Liabilities

 US$ Million

Q3/17

-43.4 -59.9  

Reserve assets

 US$ Million

Q3/17

13.2 -38.0  

Net errors and omissions

 US$ Million

Q3/17

165.1 -104.6  

2- Official reserve assets

US$ Million

Dec/17

446.3 435.4

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* Foreign currency reserves

US$ Million

Dec/17

344.1 333.0

 

* Other reserve assets

US$ Million

Dec/17

102.2 102.4

 

3- Template on International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity

US$ Million

Nov/17

435.4 446.3

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4- Merchandise Trade (Foreign Trade)

 

 

 

 

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* Trade balance

US$ Million

Oct/17

- 373.8 - 346.1  

- Merchandise exports (f.o.b.)

US$ Million

Oct/17

86.5 73.5  

- Merchandise imports (c.i.f.)

US$ Million

Oct/17

460.3 419.6  

5- International investment position (IIP)

   

 

 

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*Assets

US$ Million

Q3/17

6,350 6,204  

 ** Direct investment abroad

US$ Million

Q3/17

394 389  

 ** Portfolio investment

US$ Million

Q3/17

1,133 1,178  

   *** Equity securities

US$ Million

Q3/17

173 157  

   *** Debt securities

US$ Million

Q3/17

960 1,021  

 ** Other investment

US$ Million

Q3/17

4,376 4,178  

 ** Reserve assets

US$ Million

Q3/17

447 459  

 ** Financial derivatives

US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0 0.0  

*Liabilities

US$ Million

Q3/17

5,155 5,102  

 ** Direct investment in the reporting economy

US$ Million

Q3/17

2,632 2,551  

 ** Portfolio investment

US$ Million

Q3/17

719 702  

   *** Equity securities

US$ Million

Q3/17

719 702  

   *** Debt securities

US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0 0.0  

 ** Other investment

US$ Million

Q3/17

1,804 1,849  

 ** Financial derivatives

US$ Million

Q3/17

0.0

0.0

 

6- External  Debt

 NIS Million

Nov/17

3,622.2 3,634.6

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7- Exchange Rate

 

Daily

 

 

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SOCIO-demographic

1- Population

 persons

2017

4,952,168

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.