Egypt First Quarter Gross Domestic Product: Summary

Sept. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a summary of the first quarter Egypt GDP report from the Ministry of Economic Development in Cairo:

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                                               1Q           1Q          4Q
                                             2011         2011        2010
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                                          - QoQ -    ------- Level --------
GDP Constant                                 8.5%    215,838.0   199,014.3
 Agriculture                                -6.6%     25,303.0    27,082.5
 Manufacturing                              20.2%     35,551.0    29,578.0
 Crude oil and mining                        1.5%     29,422.0    28,980.0
 Electricity                                13.4%      3,240.0     2,858.2
 Water                                      -3.1%        946.0       976.0
 Construction                               18.3%     12,047.0    10,181.0
 Transportation                             35.5%     21,457.0    15,832.0
 Suez canal                                  6.5%      7,198.0     6,756.0
 Hotels and restaurants                     11.1%      6,755.0     6,078.0
 Others                                      4.6%     73,919.0    70,692.6
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                                               1Q           1Q          4Q
                                             2011         2011        2010
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                                          - QoQ -    ------- Level --------
GDP Current                                 10.2%    332,322.5   301,540.0
 Agriculture                                -5.7%     41,746.5    44,289.0
 Manufacturing                              12.0%     55,657.0    49,688.0
 Crude oil and mining                       27.4%     54,650.0    42,896.0
 Electricity                                 7.8%      4,419.0     4,099.0
 Water                                       1.4%      1,170.0     1,154.0
 Construction                               31.3%     16,790.0    12,791.0
 Transportation                             30.7%     26,394.0    20,192.0
 Suez canal                                  2.4%      6,878.0     6,719.0
 Hotels and restaurants                      2.2%      8,632.0     8,449.0
 Others                                      3.3%    114,986.0   111,263.0
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NOTE: Levels are in millions of Egyptian Pounds. 

SOURCE: The Ministry of Economic Development

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