Table ( 21 ) : Central Bank Reserve Money 
(LE Millions)
  Apr-00 May-00 Jun-00 Jul-00 Aug-00 Sep-00 Oct-00 Nov-00 Dec-00 Jan-01 Feb-01 Mar-01 Apr-01 May-01 Jun-01 Jul-01 Aug-01 Sep-01 Oct-01 Nov-01 Dec-01 Jan-02 Feb-02 Mar-02 Apr-02 May-02 Jun-02 Jul-02 Aug-02 Sep-02 Oct-02 Nov-02 Dec-02 Jan-03 Feb-03 Mar-03 Apr-03 May-03 Jun-03 Jul-03 Aug-03 Sep-03 Oct-03 Nov-03 Dec-03 Jan-04 Feb-04 Mar-04 Apr-04 May-04 Jun-04 Jul-04 Aug-04  Sep -04  Oct -04  Nov -04  Dec -04  Jan -05  Feb -05 Mar-05 Apr-05 May-05 Jun-05 Jul-05 Aug-05 Sep-05
Reserve Money  64,090 64,631 65,693 67,622 67,537 67,955 68,078 68,608 71,180 70,117 70,435 68,464 68,043 68,679 70,010 72,397 72,715 72,901 71,848 71,816 70,338 69,898 71,350 72,053 71,932 72,619 73,772 76,590 75,814 77,019 78,647 80,226 80,461 82,588 78,649 81,826 83,159 85,173 89,236 95,374 100,447 102,859 106,037 110,427 107,922 110,429 111,368 113,755 114,690 112,284 118,504 121,912 123,003 127,432 134,263 133,809 134,577 146,986 154,889 161,505 167,356 170,453 177,822 144,717 147,330 151,414
  (6.7) (7.5) (6.2) (6.6) (6.1) (9.4) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (7.1) (7.7) (7.3) (5.5) (4.7) -(1.2) -(0.3) (1.3) (5.2) (5.7) (5.7) (5.4) (5.8) (4.3) (5.6) (9.5) (11.7) (14.4) (18.2) (10.2) (13.6) (15.6) (17.3) (21.0) (24.5) (32.5) (33.6) (34.8) (37.6) (34.1) (33.7) (41.6) (39.0) (37.9) (31.8) (32.8) (27.8) (22.5) (23.9) (26.6) (21.2) (24.7) (33.1) (39.1) (42.0) (45.9) (51.8) (50.1) (18.7) (19.8) (18.8)
 Currency in Circulation      36,285     36,548     37,634     38,931     38,712           38,504     38,777     39,158     41,007     40,127     39,869     39,836     39,419     39,781     40,729     42,454     42,087           42,070     42,130     42,737     43,809     43,214     44,381     43,846     43,771     44,373     45,376     47,324     47,259           47,222     47,555     49,086     48,983     48,792     49,839     49,560     49,756     50,719     51,960     53,943     54,033           54,339     56,055     58,442     56,430     57,722     56,907     56,435     57,165     58,095     59,415     61,817     61,640             61,208     62,732     64,314     63,363     66,532     65,262     64,704     65,274     66,707     67,241             70,461           70,183         70,133
  (5.2) (5.7) (6.7) (6.1) (5.9) (6.4) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (9.0) (8.7) (9.3) (8.6) (9.1) (6.8) (7.7) (11.3) (10.1) (11.0) (11.5) (11.4) (11.5) (12.3) (12.2) (12.9) (14.9) (11.8) (12.9) (12.3) (13.0) (13.7) (14.3) (14.5) (14.0) (14.3) (15.1) (17.9) (19.1) (15.2) (18.3) (14.2) (13.9) (14.9) (14.5) (14.3) (14.6) (14.1) (12.6) (11.9) (10.0) (12.3) (15.3) (14.7) (14.7) (14.2) (14.8) (13.2) (14.0) (13.9) (14.6)
 Banks LE Deposits with CBE      27,805     28,083     28,059     28,691     28,825           29,451     29,301     29,450     30,173     29,990     30,566     28,628     28,624     28,898     29,281     29,943     30,628           30,831     29,718     29,079     26,529     26,684     26,969     28,207     28,161     28,246     28,396     29,266     28,555           29,797     31,092     31,140     31,478     33,796     28,810     32,266     33,403     34,454     37,276     41,431     46,414           48,520     49,982     51,985     51,492     52,707     54,461     57,320     57,525     54,189     59,089     60,095     61,363             66,224     71,531     69,495     71,214     80,454     89,627     96,801   102,082   103,746   110,581             74,256           77,147         81,281
  (8.6) (10.0) (5.6) (7.2) (6.5) (13.7) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (4.4) (6.3) (4.7) (1.4) -(1.3) -(12.1) -(11.0) -(11.8) -(1.5) -(1.6) -(2.3) -(3.0) -(2.3) -(6.8) -(3.4) (4.6) (7.1) (18.7) (26.7) (6.8) (14.4) (18.6) (22.0) (31.3) (41.6) (62.5) (62.8) (60.8) (66.9) (63.6) (56.0) (89.0) (77.6) (72.2) (57.3) (58.5) (45.0) (32.2) (36.5) (43.1) (33.7) (38.3) (52.6) (64.6) (68.9) (77.5) (91.5) (87.1) (23.6) (25.7) (22.7)
Counter Assets:                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
Net Foreign Assets 13,791 13,943 13,624 13,299 13,759 13,561 11,922 12,339 10,847 10,967 11,231 11,971 12,459 12,666 13,002 17,991 16,332 15,272 13,325 14,478 13,747 12,637 11,980 12,157 10,934 9,441 9,816 9,270 9,645 10,533 10,511 10,516 9,428 8,795 9,687 9,964 11,180 9,932 12,343 12,747 12,845 11,270 9,382 7,953 6,997 5,258 5,916 6,647 8,280 7,485 9,858 9,355 10,593 10,139 8,509 7,208 8,815 18,276 22,226 27,500 29,791 32,818 37,295 44,513 46,523 49,050
  -(43.6) -(40.2) -(40.2) -(35.9) -(32.2) -(25.1) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #DIV/0! #VALUE! -(9.7) -(9.2) -(4.6) (35.3) (18.7) (12.6) (11.8) (17.3) (26.7) (15.2) (6.7) (1.6) -(12.2) -(25.5) -(24.5) -(48.5) -(40.9) -(31.0) -(21.1) -(27.4) -(31.4) -(30.4) -(19.1) -(18.0) (2.2) (5.2) (25.7) (37.5) (33.2) (7.0) -(10.7) -(24.4) -(25.8) -(40.2) -(38.9) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) -(33.3) (313.7) (259.8) (338.5) (278.3) (375.8) (339.2) (383.8)
Net Domestic Assets  50,299 50,688 52,069 54,323 53,778 54,394 56,156 56,269 60,333 59,150 59,204 56,493 55,584 56,013 57,008 54,406 56,383 57,629 58,523 57,338 56,591 57,261 59,370 59,896 60,998 63,178 63,956 67,230 66,169 66,486 68,136 69,710 71,033 73,793 68,962 71,862 71,979 75,241 76,893 82,627 87,602 91,589 96,655 102,474 100,925 105,171 105,452 107,108 106,410 104,799 108,646 112,557 112,410 117,293 125,754 126,601 125,762 128,710 132,663 134,005 137,565 137,635 140,527 100,204 100,807 102,364
  (41.3) (37.7) (33.3) (27.1) (24.1) (23.6) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (0.2) (4.8) (5.9) (4.2) (1.9) -(6.2) -(3.2) (0.3) (6.0) (9.7) (12.8) (12.2) (23.6) (17.4) (15.4) (16.4) (21.6) (25.5) (28.9) (16.2) (20.0) (18.0) (19.1) (20.2) (22.9) (32.4) (37.8) (41.9) (47.0) (42.1) (42.5) (52.9) (49.0) (47.8) (39.3) (41.3) (36.2) (28.3) (28.1) (30.1) (23.5) (24.6) (22.4) (25.8) (25.1) (29.3) (31.3) (29.3) -(11.0) -(10.3) -(12.7)
     (of which) :                                                                                                                                    
Net Claims on Government  51,423 52,083 50,334 57,241 57,635 58,425 60,751 64,093 67,534 66,611 70,258 68,056 66,720 67,109 65,062 65,150 64,488 66,418 66,094 64,880 69,226 68,766 69,493 73,109 72,893 74,207 71,324 77,618 76,331 77,225 77,605 78,214 78,559 71,818 72,240 74,174 71,921 71,418 70,769 78,918 83,460 85,599 88,862 92,701 89,081 92,492 93,393 98,605 97,648 94,921 99,472 105,363 105,005 107,114 111,347 108,937 108,122 110,580 112,740 117,824 119,343 118,462 122,264 78,742 98,511 102,168
  (39.7) (36.8) (34.1) (29.3) (29.8) (27.5) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (13.8) (11.9) (13.7) (8.8) (1.2) (2.5) (3.2) -(1.1) (7.4) (9.3) (10.6) (9.6) (19.1) (18.4) (16.3) (17.4) (20.6) (13.5) (4.4) (4.0) (1.5) -(1.3) -(3.8) -(0.8) (1.7) (9.3) (10.8) (14.5) (18.5) (13.4) (28.8) (29.3) (32.9) (35.8) (32.9) (40.6) (33.5) (25.8) (25.1) (25.3) (17.5) (21.4) (19.6) (20.7) (19.5) (22.2) (24.8) (22.9) -(25.3) -(6.2) -(4.6)
Claims 78,438 79,801 78,356 85,039 85,920 87,083 89,688 94,836 97,756 98,257 102,233 100,758 99,697 100,085 98,303 104,361 106,338 108,466 108,852 107,605 115,103 114,416 114,762 118,277 118,070 119,676 117,531 122,919 122,296 123,563 124,079 124,739 125,458 127,957 129,530 132,366 132,744 132,951 136,723 143,231 146,271 149,782 153,653 157,634 152,863 156,166 158,599 161,657 172,722 178,424 181,313 193,047 198,877 210,472 220,291 224,036 221,238 216,254 218,249 221,786 212,296 222,460 227,367 182,364 186,596 179,143
  (14.1) (13.7) (22.6) (21.6) (22.7) (21.4) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (22.7) (23.8) (24.6) (21.4) (13.5) (17.7) (16.4) (12.3) (17.4) (18.4) (19.6) (19.6) (17.8) (15.0) (13.9) (14.0) (15.9) (9.0) (11.8) (12.9) (11.9) (12.4) (11.1) (16.3) (16.5) (19.6) (21.2) (23.8) (26.4) (21.8) (22.0) (22.4) (22.1) (30.1) (34.2) (32.6) (34.8) (36.0) (40.5) (43.4) (42.1) (44.7) (38.5) (37.6) (37.2) (22.9) (24.7) (25.4) -(5.5) -(6.2) -(14.9)
Securities 31,814 32,206 33,158 31,798 30,258 29,270 29,313 30,910 32,249 30,578 33,886 81,737 80,444 79,627 80,336 80,854 79,762 79,831 79,783 79,762 84,783 82,039 80,141 80,160 80,062 79,817 98,512 98,512 98,513 98,512 98,512 98,707 98,512 98,512 98,513 95,771 94,966 94,627 116,528 116,628 116,512 116,577 116,418 116,324 116,325 116,324 116,324 126,324 140,324 144,859 164,441 169,441 184,441 194,442 202,961 207,962 207,962 201,417 201,072 201,071 193,016 208,021 208,021 166,077 166,861 164,907
Credit Facilities 46,624 47,595 45,198 53,241 55,662 57,813 60,375 63,926 65,507 67,679 68,347 19,021 19,253 20,458 17,967 23,507 26,576 28,635 29,069 27,843 30,320 32,377 34,621 38,117 38,008 39,859 19,019 24,407 23,783 25,051 25,567 26,032 26,946 29,445 31,017 36,595 37,778 38,324 20,195 26,603 29,759 33,205 37,235 41,310 36,538 39,842 42,275 35,333 32,398 33,565 16,872 23,606 14,436 16,030 17,330 16,074 13,276 14,837 17,177 20,715 19,280 14,439 19,346 16,287 19,735 14,236
                                                                                                                                     
Deposits 27,015 27,718 28,022 27,798 28,285 28,658 28,937 30,743 30,222 31,646 31,975 32,702 32,977 32,976 33,241 39,211 41,850 42,048 42,758 42,725 45,877 45,650 45,269 45,168 45,177 45,469 46,207 45,301 45,965 46,338 46,474 46,525 46,899 56,139 57,290 58,192 60,823 61,533 65,954 64,313 62,811 64,183 64,791 64,933 63,782 63,674 65,206 63,052 75,074 83,503 81,841 87,684 93,872 103,358 108,944 115,099 113,116 105,674 105,509 103,962 92,953 103,998 105,103 103,622 88,085 76,975
  -(15.4) -(13.7) (6.1) (8.2) (10.4) (10.6) #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! #REF! (41.1) (48.0) (46.7) (47.8) (39.0) (51.8) (44.3) (41.6) (38.1) (37.0) (37.9) (39.0) (15.5) (9.8) (10.2) (8.7) (8.9) (2.2) (23.0) (26.6) (28.8) (34.6) (35.3) (42.7) (42.0) (36.6) (38.5) (39.4) (39.6) (36.0) (13.4) (13.8) (8.4) (23.4) (35.7) (24.1) (36.3) (49.5) (61.0) (68.1) (77.3) (77.3) (66.0) (61.8) (64.9) (23.8) (24.5) (28.4) (18.2) -(6.2) -(25.5)
Source: Central Bank of Egypt. 
(  ) Percent change over same period in previous year.