Date of last update :  18 May 2022
Updated at every data dissemination


TUNISIA: Economic and Financial Data

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(Unless otherwise indicated, data are not seasonnally adjusted)

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 REAL SECTOR
 I-National Accounts2   
 
- 
- 
 -
 GDP at constant prices  
 
 -
 Agriculture and Fishing  MTD
 Q4/21
3007.97 
3005.39 
 0.09
  
 Manufacturing Industries  MTD
 Q4/21
5005.90 
4735.47 
 5.71
  
 NON-MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES  MTD
 Q4/21
2634.40 
2633.37 
 0.04
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q4/21
13266.86 
13129.49 
 1.05
  
 Global intermediate consumption in financial services (in -)  MTD
 Q4/21
 -
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q4/21
23915.14 
23503.72 
 1.75
  
 NON BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q4/21
7355.41 
6765.91 
 8.71
  
 ...Including public administration  MTD
 Q4/21
7147.97 
6557.98 
 9.00
  
 ...including services provided by associative organizations  MTD
 Q4/21
79.67 
79.97 
 -0.38
  
 G.D.P AT FACTOR COST  MTD
 Q4/21
31270.54 
30269.63 
 3.31
  
 Indirect taxes less subsidies  MTD
 Q4/21
2684.03 
2766.24 
 -2.97
  
 Adjustment  MTD
 Q4/21
 -
  
 GDP (at market prices)  MTD
 Q4/21
33954.57 
33035.87 
 2.78
  
 b) GDP at current prices  MTD
 ---
 -
 Agriculture and Fishing  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 Manufacturing Industries  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 NON-MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES  ---
 Q2/21
 -
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 Global intermediate consumption in financial services (in -)  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 NON BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 ...Including public administration  ---
 Q2/21
 -
  
 ...including services provided by associative organizations  ---
 Q2/21
 -
  
 G.D.P AT FACTOR COST  ---
 Q2/21
 -
  
 Indirect taxes less subsidies  MTD
 Q2/21
 -
  
 GDP (at market prices)  ---
 Q2/21
 -
  
 II- Production index   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Industrial production index  2010=100
 déc.-21
94.25 
89.85 
 -
 III-Labour market3   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Employed working Population  Thousands
 2020
746.40 
628.30 
 -
 Unemployment rate  in %
 2021
17.90 
18.00 
 -
 IV-Wages and Earnings   
 
- 
- 
 -
 wage rates change  in %
 Q4/2021
0.60 
0.60 
 -
 V-Price Indices   
 
- 
- 
 -
  
 Index price consumption  2015=100
 avr.-21
148.20 
146.20 
 -
 Producer Prices15  2010=100
 déc.-21
169.20 
169.00 
 -
 FISCAL SECTOR
 I-Public Sector Operations   
 
- 
- 
 -
 revenues excluding privatization and external grants  MTD
 2020
43496.90 
44643.20 
 -2.57
  
 privatization and external grants  MTD
 2020
829.10 
549.10 
 -
  
 2-Expenditures and net loans excluding principal  MTD
 2020
55276.30 
49044.60 
 12.71
  
  Of which : interest on domestic debt  MTD
 2020
2184.80 
1648.70 
 32.52
  
  Of which : interest on external debt  MTD
 2020
1573.80 
1583.30 
 -0.60
  
 3-(Surplus+/Deficit-) balance  MTD
 2020
-11779.40 
-4401.40 
 167.63
  
 privatization and external grants  
 
 -
  
 4-Net Domestic Financing  MTD
 2020
10466.70 
2036.40 
 413.98
  
  *Short term Domestic Financing  MTD
 2020
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  *Medium and Long term Dosmestic Financing.  MTD
 2020
8008.20 
1467.40 
 445.74
  
  *Other Domestic Financing  MTD
 2020
2458.50 
569.00 
 332.07
  
 5-Net Foreign Financing  MTD
 2020
483.60 
1815.90 
 -73.37
  
 II-Central Government Operations   
 
- 
- 
 -
 1-revenues excluding privatization and external grants  
 
 -
  
 Privatization  MTD
 march/22
125.10 
0.00 
 -
  
 2-Expenditures and net loans excluding principal  MTD
 march/22
3382.85 
2957.39 
 14.39
  
  Of which : interest on domestic debt  MTD
 march/22
249.15 
219.90 
 13.30
  
  Of which : interest on external debt  MTD
 march/22
115.10 
250.70 
 -54.09
  
 3-(Surplus+/Deficit-) balance  MTD
 march/22
271.69 
-231.49 
 -217.37
  
 Privatization  MTD
 march/22
125.10 
0.00 
 -
  
 4-Net Domestic Financing  MTD
 march/22
-292.48 
255.55 
 -214.45
  
  *Short term Domestic Financing  MTD
 march/22
1000.00 
768.00 
 0.00
  
  *Medium and Long term Domestic Financing.  MTD
 march/22
-426.91 
-250.12 
 70.68
  
  *Other Domestic Financing  MTD
 march/22
-865.57 
-262.33 
 229.95
  
 5-Net Foriegn Financing  MTD
 march/22
-104.31 
-24.06 
 333.54
  
 III- Central Government Debt   
 
- 
- 
 -
   ---
 Q2/21
37196.70 
35502.10 
 4.77
  
 Outstanding domestic debt  MTD
 Q1/22
42351.30 
40819.20 
 3.75
  
  Short-term debt(< 1year)  MTD
 Q1/22
4778.80 
3010.80 
 -
  
  Medium & long-term debt (> 1year)  MTD
 Q1/22
37572.50 
37808.40 
 -0.62
  
 Outstanding external debt  MTD
 Q1/22
63316.00 
62860.20 
 0.73
  
  Short-term debt(< 1year)  MTD
 Q1/22
 -
  
  Medium & long-term debt (> 1year)  MTD
 Q1/22
63316.00 
62860.20 
 0.73
  
 Total outstanding debt  MTD
 Q1/22
105667.30 
103679.40 
 1.92
  
 2- Outstanding external debt by currency  ---
 Q1/22
63316.00 
62860.20 
 0.73
  
 * US Dollar  MTD
 Q1/22
14005.50 
13892.10 
 0.82
  
 * Euro  MTD
 Q1/22
38420.15 
37917.27 
 1.33
  
 * Japan Yen  MTD
 Q1/22
6211.30 
6405.45 
 -3.03
  
 * Other currencies  MTD
 Q1/22
4679.05 
4645.37 
 0.73
  
 3- Outstanding guaranteed Debt  MTD
 Q1/22
13213.50 
13213.50 
 499.00
  
 FINANCIAL SECTOR
 A/ Analytical accounts of the Banking Sector   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Money M14  MTD
 MAR/22
45225 
44204 
 2.31
  
 Money plus quasi-money (M2)5  MTD
 MAR/22
95833 
94510 
 1.40
  
 Broad money (M3)6  MTD
 MAR/22
98516 
97481 
 1.06
  
 Liquidity aggregate(M4)7  MTD
 MAR/22
100419 
98905 
 1.53
  
 Net claims abroad8  MTD
 MAR/22
6094 
6567 
 -473.00
  
 Domestic credit  MTD
 MAR/22
133371 
132038 
 1.01
  
  -Credit to the Government (net)8  MTD
 MAR/22
28851 
29107 
 -256.00
  
  -Credit to the economy  MTD
 MAR/22
104520 
102931 
 1.54
  
 B/ Analytical accounts of the Central Bank9   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Foreign assets  MTD
 APR/22
25778 
24270 
 6.21
  
 External liabilities  MTD
 APR/22
5271 
5402 
 -2.43
  
 Claim on the government  MTD
 APR/22
8887 
9532 
 -6.77
  
 Claims on banks  MTD
 APR/22
5933 
6121 
 -3.07
  
 Monetary base  MTD
 APR/22
25151 
24404 
 3.06
  
 C/ Interest rates (Daily)   
 
- 
- 
 -
  
 Main money market rates  
 
 -
 Government bond yield  
 
 -
 D/ Stock Exchange Index (daily)   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Stock Exchange  
 
 -
  
 EXTERNAL SECTOR
 A-Balance of payments10   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Current account  MTD
 Q4/21
-2454.00 
-1177.90 
 -1276.10
  
  *Trade balance  MTD
 Q4/21
-3415.00 
-3774.80 
 359.80
  
  Imports of Goods (FOB)  MTD
 Q4/21
16461.70 
14556.90 
 13.09
  
  Exports of Goods (FOB)  MTD
 Q4/21
13046.70 
10782.10 
 21.00
  
  *Services balance  MTD
 Q4/21
159.70 
519.30 
 -359.60
  
  Tourism receipts  MTD
 Q4/21
494.40 
1014.60 
 -51.27
  
  *Factors income balance  MTD
 Q4/21
492.30 
1782.40 
 -1290.10
  
  Workers' remittances  MTD
 Q4/21
1585.40 
3218.20 
 -50.74
  
  *Current transfers balance  MTD
 Q4/21
309.00 
295.20 
 13.80
  
 Capital and financial account balance  MTD
 Q4/21
4208.70 
1382.70 
 2826.00
  
 Capital Transactions  MTD
 Q4/21
261.00 
88.60 
 172.40
  
 Direct Investment  MTD
 Q4/21
393.00 
415.90 
 -22.90
  
 Portfolio Investment  MTD
 Q4/21
0.50 
-7.40 
 7.90
  
 Other Investment  MTD
 Q4/21
3554.20 
885.60 
 2668.60
  
 Change in reserve assets11  MTD
 Q4/21
1754.70 
204.80 
 1549.90
  
 B-International Reserves and Foreign currency liquidity11   
 
- 
- 
 -
 I-International reserves  thousands of TD
 APR/22
25715074.90 
24209796.10 
 6.22
 Gold  thousands of TD
 APR/22
780340.70 
752537.50 
 3.69
  
 SDR's  thousands of TD
 APR/22
86793.00 
132341.50 
 -34.42
  
 Foreign currencies  thousands of TD
 APR/22
24367126.70 
22844102.60 
 6.67
  
 IMF Reserve position  thousands of TD
 APR/22
480814.50 
480814.50 
 0.00
  
 Total  thousands of TD
 APR/22
25715074.90 
24209796.10 
 6.22
  SDMX
 II-Reserves Template  thousands of TD
 APR/22
25715074.90 
24209796.10 
 6.22
 C-Merchandise trade   
 
- 
- 
 -
  
   MTD
 mars-22
4484.80 
4759.90 
 -
 Total Imports (CIF)  MTD
 mars-22
6445.10 
6320.30 
 -
 D- International Investment Position   
 
- 
- 
 -
 1-Direct investment  MTD
 2020
-93048.90 
-86976.50 
 6.98
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
1631.50 
1470.90 
 10.92
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-94680.40 
-88447.40 
 7.05
  
 2-Portfolio investments  MTD
 2020
-5680.10 
-5723.50 
 -0.76
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
150.60 
143.40 
 5.02
  
  Equity security  MTD
 2020
150.60 
143.40 
 5.02
  
  Debt security  MTD
 2020
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-5830.70 
-5866.90 
 -0.62
  
  Equity secuity  MTD
 2020
-5830.70 
-5866.90 
 -0.62
  
  Debt security  MTD
 2020
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 3-Other investments  MTD
 2020
-114328.00 
-106036.70 
 7.82
  
  *Government M & Long-term loans  MTD
 2020
-61969.30 
-59521.90 
 4.11
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-61969.30 
-59521.90 
 4.11
  
  *Businesses M & Long-term loans  MTD
 2020
-17026.50 
-17123.50 
 -0.57
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-17026.50 
-17123.50 
 -0.57
  
 * Other Liabilities MLT14  MTD
 2020
-3371.00 
-3329.50 
 1.25
  
  *Short- term loans  MTD
 2020
-31961.20 
-26061.80 
 22.64
  
  a-Financial  MTD
 2020
-11222.70 
-10036.80 
 11.82
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
1818.30 
2423.90 
 -24.98
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-13041.00 
-12460.70 
 4.66
  
  b-Commercial  MTD
 2020
-20738.50 
-16025.00 
 29.41
  
  Assets  MTD
 2020
1699.90 
1622.10 
 4.80
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2020
-22438.40 
-17647.10 
 27.15
  
 4-Reserves assets  MTD
 2020
24638.50 
20831.40 
 18.28
  
 E-Exchange rates (daily)   
 
- 
- 
 -
 GROSS EXTERNAL DEBT POSITION
 I-General Government   MTD
 Q4/21
56826.6 
55958.7 
 1.55
 a) Short-term  MTD
 
 -
  
 Money Market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans13  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q4/21
56826.60 
55958.70 
 1.55
  
 Bonds and Notes  MTD
 Q4/21
15857.40 
15853.20 
 0.03
  
 Loans13  MTD
 Q4/21
38866.20 
38023.60 
 2.22
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 Q4/21
2103.00 
2081.90 
 1.01
  
 II-Monetary Authorities   MTD
 Q4/21
11803.6 
11012.4 
 7.18
 a) Short term  MTD
 Q4/21
323.90 
1019.10 
 -68.22
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q4/21
2.80 
156.60 
 -98.21
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 Q4/21
321.10 
862.50 
 -62.77
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q4/21
11479.70 
9993.30 
 14.87
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q4/21
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q4/21
112.50 
110.60 
 1.72
  
 IMF and Arab Monetary Fund credits  MTD
 Q4/21
6440.20 
6589.70 
 -2.27
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 Q4/21
3828.50 
2206.70 
 73.49
  
 Other debt liabilities14  MTD
 Q4/21
1098.50 
1086.30 
 1.12
  
 III-Financial Sector   MTD
 Q4/21
16380.1 
16541.0 
 -0.97
 a) Short term  MTD
 Q4/21
13740.70 
13771.80 
 -0.23
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 Q4/21
1.00 
1.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 
 -
  
 Currency and deposits12  MTD
 Q4/21
13739.70 
13770.80 
 -0.23
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q4/21
2639.40 
2769.20 
 -4.69
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q4/21
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q4/21
2639.40 
2769.20 
 -4.69
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 IV-Other Sectors   MTD
 Q4/21
32200.0 
29506.0 
 9.13
 a) Short-term  MTD
 Q4/21
18651.80 
15846.10 
 17.71
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans13  MTD
 
 -
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 Q4/21
18651.80 
15846.10 
 17.71
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q4/21
13548.20 
13659.90 
 -0.82
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q4/21
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans13  MTD
 Q4/21
13548.20 
13659.90 
 -0.82
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 V-Direct Investment   MTD
 
- 
- 
 -
 Debt liabilities to affiliated entreprises  MTD
 
 -
  
 Debt liabilities to direct investors  MTD
 
 -
  
 Gross External Debt   MTD
 Q4/21
117210.3 
113018.1 
 3.71
 POPULATION
 Population  Thousands
 2020
11708.40 
11658.30 
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1- Excluding unemployment rate, working force, consumption price index and marchandise trade; all the data are temporary when time of their first dissemination.
2- The data concerning National Accounts are seasonally adjusted
3- Tunisia has adopted a flexibility option on periodicity and timeliness for the labor market data category.
4- The data concerning the CPI are seasonally adjusted.
5- The aggregate M2 is composed of M1 ( money + scriptural money) and quasi-money.
6- The broad money M3 include M2 + long term deposits.
7- The liquidity aggregate M4 is composed of M3 plus liquid treasury bills and short-term commercial paper.
8- For these datas the change are expressed in MTD.
9- The data are final when first released
10- Changes in balances are expressed in millions of tunisian dinars(MTD).
11- Changes in reserve assets correspond to the overall balance.
12- Includes data on short-term and long-term headings "Currency and deposits" and "Other debt liabilities".
13- Trade credits are not shown as a seperate instrument, but included as part of loans
14- This concerns SDR allocations with are henceforth accounted for under medium and long term external liabilities as per IMF recommendation
15- Since January 2015, INSdessiminates data related to the indices according to the new base year of 2010.