NATIONAL FACT SHEET

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Mar 23 - 29, 2009

INFLATION REPORT OF GOVERNMENT OF PAKISTAN
PER LAK KND GAK Z.A.B GZUH B.B N.S B.B N.S GPM YRG
YEARS 1947-51 1951-53 1958-69 1972-77 1977-88 1988-90 1990-93 1993-96 1997-99 1999-2008 2008 till date
FLOUR 20 paisa 25 paisa 50 paisa Rs 1 Rs 2.50 Rs 3.25 Rs 4 Rs 6.60 Rs 8 Rs 17 Rs 35
SUGAR 60 paisa 75 paisa Rs 1.75 Rs 6 Rs 9 Rs10 Rs 13 Rs 21 Rs 21 Rs 30 Rs 43
GHEE Rs 2.50 Rs 3 Rs 5 Rs 9 Rs 15 Rs 20 Rs 32 Rs 48 Rs 48 Rs 135 Rs 125
DAL 25 paisa 35 paisa Rs 1.50 Rs 2.50 Rs 9 Rs 10 Rs 18 Rs 18 Rs 20 Rs 42 Rs 92
MEAT Rs 1.25 Rs 1.75 Rs 12 Rs 16 Rs 40 Rs 50 Rs 80 Rs 110 Rs 110 Rs 285 Rs 266.35
PETROL 15 paisa 0.35 paisa Rs 2.75 Rs 3.45 Rs 7.75 Rs 12 Rs 14 Rs 18.55 Rs 27 Rs 62 Rs 57.66

PER: PERSONALITIES
LAK: LIAQAT ALI KHAN
GZUH: GEN ZIA UL HAQ
GPM: PERVAIZ MUSHARRAF
GAK: GEN AYUB KHA
YRG: YOUSUF RAZA GILANI
KND: KHUAJA NAZIM UDDIN
NS: NAWAZ SHARIF
B.B: BENAZIR BHUTTO
Z.A.B: Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto

Various sources


GOLD AND US $ RATES
YEARS LEADARS GOLD US $
1972 Z.A. Bhutto Rs 271 Rs 4.7
1977 Z.A. Bhutto Rs 603 Rs 9.9
1983 Gen Ziaulhaq Rs 2,240 Rs 13.1
1987 Gen Ziaulhaq Rs 3,340 Rs 17.7
1990 Benazir Bhutto Rs 3,750 Rs 24
1991 Nawaz Sharif Rs 3,850 Rs 25
1994 Benazir Bhutto Rs 4,450 Rs 30.6
1996 Benazir Bhutto Rs 6,300 Rs 40.3
1997-99 Nawaz Sharif Rs 6,000 Rs 53
1999-08 Pervaiz Musharraf Rs 24,500 Rs 62
2009 Yousaf Raza Gilani Rs 28,350 Rs 80.4
Various sources


NO, OF INSTITUTES IN PAKISTAN
REGION UNIVERSITIES PUBLIC PRIVATE
AJK 3 1 2
Balochistan 7 5 2
Islamabad 17 14 3
Northern Areas 1 1 -
NWFP 22 13 9
Punjab 36 20 16
Sindh 38 13 25
Total 124 67 57
Source: HEC


Pakistan's Foreign Exchange Reserves
(US $ bn)
YEARS RESERVES
1998 0.84
1999 1.68
2000 1.39
2001 1.32
2002 4.82
2003 9.80
2004 10.95
2005 10.37
2006 11.34
2007 14.04
2008 8.32
2009 10.13(latest)
Various Sources


FDI IN PAKISTAN
($ mn )
YEARS FDI
2001-02 484.7
2002-03 798
2003-04 979.9
2004-05 1524
2005-06 3521
2006-07 5139.6
2007-08 5152.8
2008-09 2327.7(July-Dec)
Source: Ministry of Finance


KSE 100 INDEX in 2008-09
MONTHS END INDEX
Jan 14,017.01
Feb 14,934.30
Mar 15,125.29
Apr 15,122.47
May 12,130.51
Jun 12,289.03
Jul 10,583.58
Aug 9,208.26
Sep 9,179.68
Oct 9182.88
Nov 9183.14
Dec 6,487.520
Jan 5,377.420
Feb 5,727.460
19-Mar 6441.00
Source: KSE


ENERGY IN PAKISTAN
(MW)
YEAR DEMAND SUPPLY GAP
2003 13,071 14,336 1,265
2004 13,831 15,046 1,215
2005 14,642 15,082 440
2006 15,483 15,072 -411
2007 16,548 15,091 -1,457
2008 17,689 15,055 -2,634
2009 19,080 15,055 -4,025
2010 20,584 15,055 -5,529
Estimated by PPIB


STRUCTURE OF INTEREST RATES
(%)
MONTHS/ YEAR RATE
5-Jan-00 11.0
19-Sep-00 12.0
5-Oct-00 13.0
7-Jun-01 14.0
19-Jul-01 13.0
17-Aug-01 12.0
20-Oct-01 10.0
23-Jan-02 9.0
18-Nov-02 7.5
11-Apr-05 9.0
29-Jul-06 9.5
1-Aug-07 10.0
31-Jan-08 10.5
23-May-08 12.0
30-Jul-08 13.0
13-Nov-2008 till date 15.0
Source: SBP

INFLATION RATE IN PAKISTAN (%)
PERIOD SPI CPI WPI
2000-2001 4.84 4.41 6.21
2001-2002 3.37 3.54 2.08
2002-2003 3.58 3.1 5.57
2003-2004 6.83 4.57 7.91
2004-2005 11.55 9.28 6.75
2005-2006 7.02 7.92 10.1
2006-2007 10.82 7.77 6.94
2007-2008 11.01 8.67 12.64
2008-2009 29.79 24.68 19.87
Source: FBS


TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN PAKISTAN
YEARS TOT NO, OF ACCIDENTS ACCIDENT PERSONS TOT. NO VEHICLES INVOLVED
FATAL NON - FATAL KILLED INJURED
1998-99 10080 4340 5740 5240 11413 12061
1999-00 9735 4193 5542 5130 11469 11083
2000-01 10651 4491 6160 5532 13307 11722
2001-02 10033 4379 5654 5248 11922 10765
2002-03 9377 4045 5332 4813 10643 10100
2003-04 10308 4184 6124 5199 12927 10852
2004-05 9896 4250 5646 5112 12401 10912
2005-06 9492 4115 5377 4868 11415 10565
2006-07 10466 4535 5931 5465 12875 11481
2007-08 10466 4610 5856 5615 12096 11456
Source: FBS


AVERAGE PETROLEUM PRICE PER BARREL IN $
YEARS PRICES
1970 1.80
1974 10
1979 20
1980 30
1981 39
1990 40
1995 16.86
1996 20.29
1997 18.68
1998 12.28
1999 17.48
2000 27.6
2001 23.12
2002 24.36
2003 28.1
2004 36.05
2005 50.64
2006 61.08
2007 69.08
2008 94.45
2009 41.83
Source: OPEC