TABLE - Pakistan economic indicators - Nov 26

Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:56am IST

DAILY INDICATORS
    
                                 FRIDAY        PREVIOUS
 Floating Interbank Rate (Rs/$)  96.01/96.07   95.93/95.98
 Rupee/US$ (kerb market)         96.90/97.20   96.80/97.10
 Karachi 100-share index         16,237.59     16,251.00
 Gold (Karachi) Rs/10 gm         n/a           53,957
    
                CENTRAL BANK AUCTIONS
 
 Treasury bill auction results:                     
 Cut-off yield (pct) at auction on       Nov 14     Oct 31
 Three-months bills                      9.2754     9.2301
 Six-month bills                         9.3181     9.2742
 12-month bills                          9.3751     9.3511
 Pakistan Investment Bond (PIB) auction             
 results                                            
 Cut-off yield (pct) at auction on       Nov 21     Oct 23
 three-year PIB                          10.3521    10.3935
 five-year PIB                           10.9397    10.9563
 10-year PIB                             11.4209    11.4495
 20-Year PIB                             No Bids    No Bids 
                                         Received   Received
    
                  WEEKLY INDICATORS
     
 Week ending                       Nov 16       Nov 9
 Total liquid frx reserves        $13.814 bln  $13.845 bln
 Forex held by central bank        $9.125 bln   $9.242 bln
 Forex held by commercial banks    $4.689 bln   $4.602 bln
    
                  MONTHLY INDICATORS
     
                                LAST          PVS
 Consumer price index   Oct     n/a           n/a
 Change mth/mth (pct)   Oct     0.38          0.79
 Change yr/yr (pct)     Oct     7.66          8.79
 Wholesale price index  Oct     n/a           n/a
 Change mth/mth (pct)   Oct     0.1           0.3
 Change yr/yr (pct)     Oct     7.55          7.8
 Trade Balance          Oct     $-1.774 bln   $-1.287 bln
 Exports                Oct     $2.016 bln    $2.219 bln
 Imports                Oct     $3.709 bln    $3.506 bln
    
                  ANNUAL INDICATORS
 
 FISCAL YEAR                         2011/12       2010/11
 Population (millions)               *178.91       175.31
 Per capita income                   $1,372        $1,258
 External debt (billion dlr)         *$65.562      $65.814
 Total F.debt as pct of GDP          n/a           n/a
 Domestic debt (billion rupees)      *7,995        7,880
 Total domestic debt as pct of GDP   n/a           n/a
 Gross domestic product growth       *3.7 pct      3.0 pct
 Manufacturing sector growth         *3.6 pct      3.1 pct
 Services sector growth              *4.0 pct      4.4 pct
 Agricultural sector growth          *3.1 pct      2.4 pct
 Commodity producing sector growth   *3.3 pct      1.5 pct
 Average consumer price inflation    *10.8 pct     n/a
 Fiscal deficit (pct of GDP)         *5.0 pct      5.5 pct
 Trade balance (FBS July-June)       $-21.271 bln  $-15.604 bln
 Exports                             $23.641 bln   $24.810 bln
 Imports                             $44.912 bln   $40.414 bln
 Current a/c balance                 $4.52 bln     $214 mln    
                                                   
  * = provisional
  SBP = State (central) Bank of Pakistan
  FBS = Federal Bureau of Statistics
    

 (Compiled by the Karachi newsroom)

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