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EGP 905 average household communication expenditure in 2015: CAPMAS

The Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) stated that the average expenditure of households on communication means during 2015 reached EGP 905, which represents about 2.5% of their total spending. This came in the 95th issue of the semi-annual magazine “Population, Research and Studies”. This issue includes several analytical studies, such as patterns …

Daily News Egypt

4.5% decrease in Index of Manufacturing during January 2017: CAPMAS

The Index of Manufacturing—excluding crude oil and petroleum products—registered 123.04 points during January 2017, compared to 128.80 points in December 2016, marking a decrease of 4.5% month-on-month (m-o-m). The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued its monthly metadata on the production index of manufacturing and extractive industries in January 2017. The report …

Daily News Egypt

81.5% of total water resources in Egypt consumed in agriculture: CAPMAS

The agriculture sector remains the largest consumer of water in Egypt, as it acquired 62.15 billion cubic metres in 2015/2016. The sector accounts for 81.5% of the total use, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). In the second ranking comes the drinking and health usage sector, which consumed 10.4 billion …

Hossam Mounir

67.4% increase in total collected foreign exchange in 2015/2016: CAPMAS 

Total proceeds of foreign exchange amounted to EGP 1.5088tn 2015/2016, compared to EGP 901.5bn in 2014/2015—an increase of 67.4%—according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics’ (CAPMAS) recent annual bulletin on collection and payment of foreign exchange in 2015/2016. CAPMAS attributed the increase to increased receipts from goods exports and private transfers without …

Hossam Mounir

Egypt’s total fish production reaches 1.53m tonnes in 2015: CAPMAS

Total fish production reached 1.53m tonnes in 2015, compared to 1.48m tonnes in 2014, with an increase of 2.5% due to a larger production of fish farms and rice fields. The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued today the annual bulletin of fish production Statistics for 2015. The total production of fish …

Daily News Egypt

1.6% decrease in index of manufacturing during December 2016: CAPMAS

The index of manufacturing—not including crude oil and petroleum products—declined to 138.69 during December 2016 (primary), compared to 141.00 during November 2016 (final), registering a decrease of 1.6%. A recent report issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on the metadata of the production index of manufacturing and extractive industries for …

Hossam Mounir

3.9 % decrease of irrigation water used in agriculture in 2015

The amount of irrigation water used for agriculture reached 36.75bn cubic metres in 2015, compared to 38.26bn cubic metres in 2014, a decrease of 3.9%. The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued its annual bulletin on Irrigation and Water Resource statistics in 2015 on Tuesday, showing a decreased amount of irrigation water …

Hossam Mounir

10.5% decrease in tourist arrivals in November: CAPMAS

The number of tourists who travelled to Egypt in November 2016 was 499,800—a 10.5% decline year-over-year (y-o-y), compared to November 2015, according the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The agency explained in its monthly bulletin on the tourism sector that western Europe sent the largest number of tourists to Egypt, accounting for …

Hossam Mounir

506,200 tourists visited Egypt in October: CAPMAS

The number of tourist arrivals from all countries reached 506,200 in October, compared to 909,400 tourists during the same month in 2015, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). CAPMAS stated in its monthly bulletin this week that most tourists came from Western Europe in October, comprising 36% of tourists from …

Hossam Mounir

Private construction companies implement projects worth EGP 39.8bn in 2015: CAPMAS

Construction companies in the private sector have implemented projects worth EGP 39.8bn in 2015, an increase of 27.1% compared to the previous year, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics’ (CAPMAS) annual statistics bulletin. In 2014, the value of construction projects implemented by the private sector amounted to EGP 31.3bn. CAPMAS attributed …

Hossam Mounir

Manufacturing index decreases by 2.6% during September: CAPMAS

The index of manufacturing (excluding crude oil and petroleum products) fell to 122.95 during September, compared to 126.25 during August—a decrease of 2.6%, due to the fall of activities during the Eid Al-Adha holiday. A recent report issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on the metadata of the production index …

Hossam Mounir

51% decline in number of inbound tourists to Egypt in H1 2016: CAPMAS

The number of inbound tourists to Egypt during the first half (H1) of 2016 has declined by 51.2% year-over-year, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS). In a report issued on Monday, the agency said that 2.3 million inbound tourists were recorded during the first six months of 2016, compared to …

Daily News Egypt

41.9% decrease in tourist arrivals in July: CAPMAS

The number of tourists who travelled to Egypt in July was 529,200 tourists—a 41.9% decline year-over-year (y-o-y), compared to July 2015, according the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS). The agency explained in its monthly bulletin on the tourism sector, issued on Monday, that the low number of tourists who travelled to Egypt …

Hossam Mounir

Unemployment decreases by 0.2% down to 12.5% in Q2/2016: CAPMAS

Unemployment rates witnessed a decrease of 0.2% in the second quarter (Q2) of 2016 down to 12.5%, compared to 12.7% in the first quarter (Q1) of 2016, according to a press release by the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued on Monday. A source from CAPMAS said that the decrease can be …

Adel M. Fakhry

Public sector carries out construction worth EGP 20.6bn in 2014/2015: CAPMAS

The construction operations of the public sector increased by 31.3% from fiscal year (FY) 2013/2014 to FY 2014/2015, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS). The total value of construction works rose from EGP 15.7bn to EGP 20.6bn. CAPMAS’ Annual Statistical Bulletin of building and construction for public/public business sector companies …

Hossam Mounir

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