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Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Transport > Maritime > Total reserves in months of imports per million

DEFINITION: Total reserves in months of imports. Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. This item shows reserves expressed in terms of the number of months of imports of goods and services they could pay for [Reserves/(Imports/12)]. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Libya 6.58 2012
2 Lebanon 4.19 2012
3 Kuwait 2.81 2012
4 Qatar 2.65 2012
5 Bahrain 2.52 2012
6 Oman 1.32 2012
7 Saudi Arabia 1.25 2012
8 Israel 1.07 2012
9 Algeria 0.889 2012
10 Jordan 0.697 2012
11 Syria 0.541 2010
12 Iraq 0.402 2012
13 Tunisia 0.34 2012
14 Yemen 0.178 2011
15 Morocco 0.13 2012
16 Egypt 0.0308 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Maritime > Total reserves in months of imports per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Transport/Maritime/Total-reserves-in-months-of-imports-per-million

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Transport > Maritime > Total reserves in months of imports per million

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