Date of last update :  October 16;2019
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
 Q1/19
1620.20 
1582.69 
 2.37
  
 Manufacturing Industries  MTD
 Q1/19
2661.64 
2699.13 
 -1.39
  
 NON-MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES  MTD
 Q1/19
1492.81 
1476.12 
 1.13
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
7975.12 
7924.84 
 0.63
  
 Global intermediate consumption in financial services (in -)  MTD
 Q1/19
-395.18 
-427.90 
 -7.65
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
13354.59 
13254.88 
 0.75
  
 NON BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
3229.37 
3241.18 
 -0.36
  
 ...Including public administration  MTD
 Q1/19
3135.18 
3148.06 
 -0.41
  
 ...including services provided by associative organizations  MTD
 Q1/19
24.44 
24.18 
 1.08
  
 G.D.P AT FACTOR COST  MTD
 Q1/19
16583.96 
16496.06 
 0.53
  
 Indirect taxes less subsidies  MTD
 Q1/19
1710.93 
1807.67 
 -5.35
  
 Adjustment  MTD
 Q1/19
 -
  
 GDP (at market prices)  MTD
 Q1/19
18294.89 
18303.73 
 -0.05
  
 b) GDP at current prices  MTD
 ---
 -
 Agriculture and Fishing  MTD
 Q1/19
2796.35 
2676.46 
 4.48
  
 Manufacturing Industries  MTD
 Q1/19
4155.95 
3963.50 
 4.86
  
 NON-MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES  ---
 Q1/19
2183.11 
2325.33 
 -6.12
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
11708.43 
11632.56 
 0.65
  
 Global intermediate consumption in financial services (in -)  MTD
 Q1/19
-639.27 
-548.29 
 16.59
  
 BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
20204.57 
20049.55 
 0.77
  
 NON BUSINESS ACTIVITIES  MTD
 Q1/19
5351.69 
4788.49 
 11.76
  
 ...Including public administration  ---
 Q1/19
5211.65 
4657.16 
 11.91
  
 ...including services provided by associative organizations  ---
 Q1/19
34.91 
35.36 
 -1.29
  
 G.D.P AT FACTOR COST  ---
 Q1/19
25556.26 
24838.05 
 2.89
  
 Indirect taxes less subsidies  MTD
 Q1/19
2211.93 
2205.92 
 0.27
  
 GDP (at market prices)  ---
 Q1/19
27768.19 
27043.96 
 2.68
  
 II- Production index   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Industrial production index  2010=100
 apri 19
87.80 
91.00 
 -
 III-Labour market3   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Employed working Population  Thousands
 2018
3497.70 
3458.10 
 -
 Unemployment rate  in %
 2018
15.40 
15.30 
 -
 IV-Wages and Earnings   
 
- 
- 
 -
 wage rates change  in %
 Q4/18
1.87 
1.20 
 -
 V-Price Indices   
 
- 
- 
 -
  
 Index price consumption  2010=100
 juin-19
158.20 
157.80 
 -
 Producer Prices15  2010=100
 feb 19
146.60 
145.60 
 -
 FISCAL SECTOR
 I-Public Sector Operations   
 
- 
- 
 -
 revenues excluding privatization and external grants  MTD
 2018
38562.40 
34250.80 
 12.59
  
 privatization and external grants  MTD
 2018
373.30 
331.90 
 -
  
 2-Expenditures and net loans excluding principal  MTD
 2018
44163.60 
40324.30 
 9.52
  
  Of which : interest on domestic debt  MTD
 2018
1516.20 
1255.60 
 20.76
  
  Of which : interest on external debt  MTD
 2018
1282.10 
1004.00 
 27.70
  
 3-(Surplus+/Deficit-) balance  MTD
 2018
-5601.20 
-6073.50 
 -7.78
  
 privatization and external grants  
 
 -
  
 4-Net Domestic Financing  MTD
 2018
1785.90 
1355.10 
 31.79
  
  *Short term Domestic Financing  MTD
 2018
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  *Medium and Long term Dosmestic Financing.  MTD
 2018
857.60 
913.40 
 -6.11
  
  *Other Domestic Financing  MTD
 2018
928.30 
441.70 
 110.17
  
 5-Net Foreign Financing  MTD
 2018
3815.30 
4718.40 
 -19.14
  
 II-Central Government Operations   
 
- 
- 
 -
 1-revenues excluding privatization and external grants  
 
 -
  
 Privatization  MTD
 July/19
0.00 
0.00 
 -
  
 2-Expenditures and net loans excluding principal  MTD
 July/19
2724.90 
2732.80 
 -0.29
  
  Of which : interest on domestic debt  MTD
 July/19
57.70 
140.70 
 -58.99
  
  Of which : interest on external debt  MTD
 July/19
191.50 
110.60 
 73.15
  
 3-(Surplus+/Deficit-) balance  MTD
 July/19
-257.60 
-275.70 
 -6.57
  
 Privatization  MTD
 July/19
0.00 
0.00 
 -
  
 4-Net Domestic Financing  MTD
 July/19
535.50 
-799.80 
 -166.95
  
  *Short term Domestic Financing  MTD
 July/19
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  *Medium and Long term Domestic Financing.  MTD
 July/19
53.80 
96.60 
 -44.31
  
  *Other Domestic Financing  MTD
 July/19
481.70 
-896.40 
 -153.74
  
 5-Net Foriegn Financing  MTD
 July/19
-277.90 
1075.50 
 -125.84
  
 III- Central Government Debt   
 
- 
- 
 -
   
 
 -
  
 Outstanding domestic debt  MTD
 Q2/19
23898.50 
22258.90 
 7.37
  
  Short-term debt(< 1year)  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
0.00 
 -
  
  Medium & long-term debt (> 1year)  MTD
 Q2/19
23898.50 
22258.90 
 7.37
  
 Outstanding external debt  MTD
 Q2/19
58734.70 
60741.70 
 -3.30
  
  Short-term debt(< 1year)  MTD
 Q2/19
 -
  
  Medium & long-term debt (> 1year)  MTD
 Q2/19
58734.70 
60741.70 
 -3.30
  
 Total outstanding debt  MTD
 Q2/19
82633.20 
83000.60 
 -0.44
  
 2- Outstanding external debt by currency  ---
 Q2/19
58734.70 
60741.70 
 -3.30
  
 * US Dollar  MTD
 Q2/19
15717.40 
17208.10 
 -8.66
  
 * Euro  MTD
 Q2/19
28457.00 
29040.60 
 -2.01
  
 * Japan Yen  MTD
 Q2/19
6243.50 
6353.60 
 -1.73
  
 * Other currencies  MTD
 Q2/19
8316.80 
8139.40 
 2.18
  
 3- Outstanding guaranteed Debt  MTD
 Q2/19
9150.00 
9150.00 
 0.00
  
 FINANCIAL SECTOR
 A/ Analytical accounts of the Banking Sector   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Money M14  MTD
 AUG/19
34366 
33584 
 2.33
  
 Money plus quasi-money (M2)5  MTD
 AUG/19
75258 
73847 
 1.91
  
 Broad money (M3)6  MTD
 AUG/19
77365 
75958 
 1.85
  
 Liquidity aggregate(M4)7  MTD
 AUG/19
77555 
76148 
 1.85
  
 Net claims abroad8  MTD
 AUG/19
-2028 
-2960 
 932.00
  
 Domestic credit  MTD
 AUG/19
102281 
102516 
 -0.23
  
  -Credit to the Government (net)8  MTD
 AUG/19
15697 
15622 
 75.00
  
  -Credit to the economy  MTD
 AUG/19
86584 
86894 
 -0.36
  
 B/ Analytical accounts of the Central Bank9   
 
- 
- 
 -
 Foreign assets  MTD
 SEP/19
19780 
19035 
 3.91
  
 External liabilities  MTD
 SEP/19
9285 
9355 
 -0.75
  
 Claim on the government  MTD
 SEP/19
4339 
4338 
 0.02
  
 Claims on banks  MTD
 SEP/19
9493 
10834 
 -12.38
  
 Monetary base  MTD
 SEP/19
21091 
20920 
 0.82
  
 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
 Q2/19
-3481.00 
-2715.90 
 -765.10
  
  *Trade balance  MTD
 Q2/19
-4879.70 
-3103.10 
 -1776.60
  
  Imports of Goods (FOB)  MTD
 Q2/19
15937.50 
14949.50 
 6.61
  
  Exports of Goods (FOB)  MTD
 Q2/19
11057.80 
11846.40 
 -6.66
  
  *Services balance  MTD
 Q2/19
666.20 
146.00 
 520.20
  
  Tourism receipts  MTD
 Q2/19
1193.90 
787.80 
 51.55
  
  *Factors income balance  MTD
 Q2/19
402.40 
101.00 
 301.40
  
  Workers' remittances  MTD
 Q2/19
1186.90 
1128.00 
 5.22
  
  *Current transfers balance  MTD
 Q2/19
330.10 
140.20 
 189.90
  
 Capital and financial account balance  MTD
 Q2/19
1580.70 
3789.70 
 -2209.00
  
 Capital Transactions  MTD
 Q2/19
13.30 
74.00 
 -60.70
  
 Direct Investment  MTD
 Q2/19
598.90 
609.20 
 -10.30
  
 Portfolio Investment  MTD
 Q2/19
24.20 
-47.80 
 72.00
  
 Other Investment  MTD
 Q2/19
944.30 
3154.30 
 -2210.00
  
 Change in reserve assets11  MTD
 Q2/19
-1900.30 
1073.80 
 -2974.10
  
 B-International Reserves and Foreign currency liquidity11   
 
- 
- 
 -
 I-International reserves  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
19730220.30 
18984701.00 
 3.93
 Gold  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
569087.50 
584351.60 
 -2.61
  
 SDR's  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
123333.50 
123540.70 
 -0.17
  
 Foreign currencies  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
18531697.50 
17772906.80 
 4.27
  
 IMF Reserve position  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
506101.90 
503901.90 
 0.44
  
 Total  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
19730220.40 
18984701.00 
 3.93
  
 II-Reserves Template  thousands of TD
 SEP/19
19730220.40 
18984701.00 
 3.93
 C-Merchandise trade   
 
- 
- 
 -
  
   MTD
 may 19
3813.90 
3929.90 
 -
 Total Imports (CIF)  MTD
 may 19
5583.10 
6293.50 
 -
 D- International Investment Position   
 
- 
- 
 -
 1-Direct investment  MTD
 2018
-78835.20 
-71223.00 
 10.69
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
1357.90 
1235.20 
 9.93
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-80193.10 
-72458.20 
 10.67
  
 2-Portfolio investments  MTD
 2018
-5956.10 
-4969.00 
 19.87
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
133.60 
124.70 
 7.14
  
  Equity security  MTD
 2018
133.60 
124.70 
 7.14
  
  Debt security  MTD
 2018
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-6089.70 
-5093.70 
 19.55
  
  Equity secuity  MTD
 2018
-6089.70 
-5093.70 
 19.55
  
  Debt security  MTD
 2018
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 3-Other investments  MTD
 2018
-100944.50 
-79923.50 
 26.30
  
  *Government M & Long-term loans  MTD
 2018
-59847.50 
-47180.50 
 26.85
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-59847.50 
-47180.50 
 26.85
  
  *Businesses M & Long-term loans  MTD
 2018
-18677.80 
-15979.10 
 16.89
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-18677.80 
-15979.10 
 16.89
  
 * Other Liabilities MLT14  MTD
 2018
-1883.20 
-1565.90 
 20.26
  
  *Short- term loans  MTD
 2018
-20536.00 
-15198.00 
 35.12
  
  a-Financial  MTD
 2018
-11606.50 
-9535.20 
 21.72
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
2175.60 
1806.90 
 20.41
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-13782.10 
-11342.10 
 21.51
  
  b-Commercial  MTD
 2018
-8929.50 
-5662.80 
 57.69
  
  Assets  MTD
 2018
1522.20 
1332.30 
 14.25
  
  Liabilities  MTD
 2018
-10451.70 
-6995.10 
 49.41
  
 4-Reserves assets  MTD
 2018
15547.20 
13894.20 
 11.90
  
 E-Exchange rates (daily)   
 
- 
- 
 -
 GROSS EXTERNAL DEBT POSITION
 I-General Government   MTD
 Q2/19
53814.1 
55973.5 
 -3.86
 a) Short-term  MTD
 
 -
  
 Money Market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans13  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q2/19
53814.10 
55973.50 
 -3.86
  
 Bonds and Notes  MTD
 Q2/19
20922.30 
22288.70 
 -6.13
  
 Loans13  MTD
 Q2/19
32891.80 
33684.80 
 -2.35
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 II-Monetary Authorities   MTD
 Q2/19
7995.6 
7458.5 
 7.20
 a) Short term  MTD
 Q2/19
538.20 
1186.20 
 -54.63
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
337.40 
 -100.00
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 Q2/19
538.20 
848.80 
 -36.59
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q2/19
7457.40 
6272.30 
 18.89
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 IMF and Arab Monetary Fund credits  MTD
 Q2/19
5646.50 
4384.70 
 28.78
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 Q2/19
719.10 
751.00 
 -4.25
  
 Other debt liabilities14  MTD
 Q2/19
1091.80 
1136.60 
 -3.94
  
 III-Financial Sector   MTD
 Q2/19
16540.0 
16528.3 
 0.07
 a) Short term  MTD
 Q2/19
13378.50 
13116.30 
 2.00
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 Q2/19
1.00 
1.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 
 -
  
 Currency and deposits12  MTD
 Q2/19
13377.50 
13115.30 
 2.00
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q2/19
3161.50 
3412.00 
 -7.34
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans  MTD
 Q2/19
3161.50 
3412.00 
 -7.34
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 
 -
  
 IV-Other Sectors   MTD
 Q2/19
21220.0 
22446.9 
 -5.47
 a) Short-term  MTD
 Q2/19
6635.10 
7225.40 
 -8.17
  
 Money market instruments  MTD
 
 -
  
 Loans13  MTD
 
 -
  
 Currency and deposits  MTD
 
 -
  
 Other debt liabilities  MTD
 Q2/19
6635.10 
7225.40 
 -8.17
  
 b) Long-term  MTD
 Q2/19
14584.90 
15221.50 
 -4.18
  
 Bonds and notes  MTD
 Q2/19
0.00 
0.00 
 0.00
  
 Loans13  MTD
 Q2/19
14584.90 
15221.50 
 -4.18
  
 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
 Q2/19
99569.7 
102407.2 
 -2.77
 POPULATION
 Population  Thousands
 2018
11551.40 
11434.99 
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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.