Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) rose 0.48260318780406% to USD 3,046 bil in Ethiopia in 2017

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Ethiopia | May 17, 2019
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Foreign exchange reserves including gold reached 3,046 USD bil in 2017 in Ethiopia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.483 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign exchange reserves including gold in Ethiopia reached an all time high of 3,835 USD bil in 2015 and an all time low of 55.0 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Ethiopia's main peers, foreign exchange reserves including gold in Kenya amounted to 7,353 USD bil and 178 USD bil in Sudan in 2017.

Ethiopia has been ranked 99th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves including gold, 15 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Chad USD bil 951 1,156 1,183 1,076 369
Djibouti USD bil 244 249 425 393 365
Egypt USD bil 18,638 15,672 16,536 14,927 15,859
Eritrea USD bil 115 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ethiopia USD bil 2,837 2,302 2,364 3,525 3,835
Kenya USD bil 4,265 5,712 6,599 7,911 7,548
Somalia USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Sudan USD bil ... ... 1,388 1,282 948 417 230 ...
Sudan USD bil 193 193 193 181 174
Tanzania USD bil 3,726 4,052 4,674 4,390 4,081
Uganda USD bil 2,617 3,167 3,338 3,316 2,909
Yemen USD bil 4,525 6,151 5,344 ... ... ... ...