Kuwait

National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

30,136.3

USD mn Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%) quarterly Jun 2010 - Mar 2020

-2.5

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%) quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

-8.826

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD) yearly 1993 - 2018

30,436.744

USD 2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

GDP Deflator Growth (%) quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

-7.9

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

55,117.834

USD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%) yearly 1962 - 2018

39.2

% 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

31,871.013

USD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%) yearly 1962 - 2018

22.7

% 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Investment: % of GDP (%) yearly 1962 - 2018

25.2

% 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

35,456.308

USD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Gross National Product (USD mn) yearly 1964 - 2018

159,279.667

USD mn 2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

Gross Savings Rate (%) yearly 1970 - 2018

36.1

% 2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $) yearly 1980 - 2025

44,697.438

PPP Intl $ 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD) yearly 1980 - 2025

25,265.213

USD 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

2.440

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%) yearly 1962 - 2018

100.486

% 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

26,266.448

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

9,623.513

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

16,642.935

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

10,706.144

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Exports (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

24,091.737

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Imports (KWD mn) yearly 1962 - 2018

18,589.475

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

21,246.484

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

7,865.439

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

13,381.045

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

9,334.477

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Exports (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

24,329.589

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Imports (KWD mn) yearly 2010 - 2018

15,647.706

KWD mn 2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP per Capita: KWD (KWD) yearly 1964 - 2018

9,190.433

KWD 2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

GDP Deflator: 2010p (2010=100) yearly 2010 - 2019

103.776

2010=100 2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Gross National Product (KWD mn) yearly 1964 - 2018

48,094.800

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

GDP: National Disposable Income (KWD mn) yearly 1970 - 2018

40,298.454

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

GDP: Net Saving (KWD mn) yearly 1970 - 2018

14,032.006

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%) monthly Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

-10.0

% Mar 2017

monthly

Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton) yearly 2009 - 2018

151,211,100.000

Metric Ton 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) yearly 1988 - 2017

-8.6

% 2017

yearly

1988 - 2017

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) yearly 1988 - 2017

-10,753.192

USD mn 2017

yearly

1988 - 2017

Tax Revenue (USD mn) monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015

128.142

USD mn Dec 2015

monthly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2015

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) yearly 1986 - 2017

1.4

% 2017

yearly

1986 - 2017

National Government Debt (USD mn) monthly Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

4,162.5

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%) quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

4.2

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) yearly 1990 - 2025

23.881

KWD bn 2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) yearly 1991 - 2025

38.428

KWD bn 2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) yearly 1990 - 2025

22.442

KWD bn 2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Government Expenditure (KWD mn) yearly 1989 - 2016

18,245.900

KWD mn 2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Government Revenue (KWD mn) yearly 1987 - 2016

13,633.900

KWD mn 2016

yearly

1987 - 2016

Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) yearly 1987 - 2016

486.000

KWD mn 2016

yearly

1987 - 2016

Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) yearly 1989 - 2016

12,125.900

KWD mn 2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) yearly 1989 - 2016

226.000

KWD mn 2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn) yearly 1989 - 2018

-3,247.800

KWD mn 2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

Public Debt (KWD mn) monthly Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

1,272.300

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn) yearly 1990 - 2018

4.6

Person mn 2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Labour Force Participation Rate (%) yearly 1990 - 2020

73.4

% 2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

2,729,500.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment Rate (%) yearly 1999 - 2018

2.09

% 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%) yearly 1996 - 2019

-1.21

% 2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn) yearly 1980 - 2025

5.603

Person mn 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn) yearly -

0.000

Person mn

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%) yearly 1981 - 2018

1.087

% 2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

Population: Annual (Person th) yearly 1990 - 2018

4,621.638

Person th 2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Population: Kuwaiti (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

1,386,363.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Population: Non Kuwaiti (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

3,177,606.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰) yearly 2008 - 2017

13.050

2017

yearly

2008 - 2017

Labour Force (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

2,787,826.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

227,964.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

216,314.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

1,877,988.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

465,560.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

2,729,500.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

200,990.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

189,949.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

1,873,692.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

464,869.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

58,326.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

26,974.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

26,365.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

4,296.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person) yearly 1999 - 2018

691.000

Person 2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit) yearly 1995 - 2018

2,203,723

Unit 2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit) yearly 2005 - 2019

113,000

Unit 2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%) yearly 2006 - 2019

9.5

% 2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit) semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

14,407.000

Unit Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit) semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

98,593.000

Unit Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%) monthly Jul 1992 - Aug 2020

2.2

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1992 - Aug 2020

Core CPI Change (%) monthly May 2017 - Jul 2020

1.560

% Jul 2020

monthly

May 2017 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%) monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

5.018

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%) monthly Jan 1974 - Mar 2020

0.7

% Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1974 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

2.500

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Wholesale Price Index (2007=100) monthly May 2011 - Mar 2020

137.900

2007=100 Mar 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Mar 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

1.244

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn) monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

242.2

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn) quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

6,414.7

USD mn Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%) quarterly Mar 1974 - Jun 2020

-62.1

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

12,357.584

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

44,606.459

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

1,900.315

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn) quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

6,122.7

USD mn Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%) monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

-3.6

% Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

981,863.677

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

318,455.773

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn) monthly Jan 1973 - Jun 2020

0.308

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn) monthly Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

199.958

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn) monthly Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

28.767

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn) monthly Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

498.515

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018

2,789.603

KWD mn Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2018

Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

39.900

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

36.800

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

681.3

USD mn Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Current Account Balance (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

6,387.7

USD mn Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

18.6

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) yearly 2009 - 2019

675.5

USD mn 2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

0.5

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

693.528

USD mn Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

2.0

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

15.5

USD mn Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

678.043

USD mn Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn) yearly 1997 - 2010

31,146.3

USD mn 2010

yearly

1997 - 2010

External Debt: % of GDP (%) yearly 2014 - 2019

50.8

% 2019

yearly

2014 - 2019

Net International Investment Position (USD mn) yearly 2001 - 2019

115,210.882

USD mn 2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) yearly 1980 - 2025

2.030

USD bn 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

-1,260.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

40.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

-36.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

0.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

0.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

10.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

5.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

448.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

-1,407.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

-2,795.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

1,389.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

0.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

493.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

0.000

KWD mn Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Number of Investment Companies (Unit) monthly Mar 2005 - Aug 2020

58.000

Unit Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - Aug 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

1.8

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%) quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

1.9

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

41,903.376

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

131,962.265

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

M2 Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

6.7

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2020

42,736.5

USD mn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

28.180

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) quarterly Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

15.1

NA Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn) monthly Dec 1961 - May 2020

102.959

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Dec 1961 - May 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

148,770.727

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

5.4

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

110,863.7

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

0.7

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Household Debt (USD mn) monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

1,483.7

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Total Loans (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

129,886.726

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Total Loans Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

4.86

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

94.56

% Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Money Supply: M3 (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

40,335.000

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

12,808.000

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

2,340.300

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

39,826.900

KWD mn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

35,411.700

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%) quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

23.3

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%) yearly 2007 - 2018

18.3

% 2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Central Bank of Kuwait: Assets (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

13,720.100

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Local Banks: Assets (KWD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

72,686.200

KWD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa) monthly Apr 1979 - Aug 2020

3.937

% pa Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1979 - Aug 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (KWD/USD) monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

0.306

KWD/USD Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa) monthly Jul 1999 - Sep 2020

1.50

% pa Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa) monthly Nov 2001 - Aug 2020

1.63

% pa Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - Aug 2020

Overnight Rate: Central Bank of Kuwait (% pa) monthly Nov 2001 - Sep 2020

10.000

% pa Sep 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2020

Deposits Rate: Weighted Average (% pa) monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

1.537

% pa Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Weighted Average (% pa) monthly Mar 2003 - Aug 2020

3.937

% pa Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (KWD/1000 EUR) monthly Feb 2001 - Aug 2020

361.111

KWD/1000 EUR Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2001 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: End of Period: US Dollar (KWD/USD) monthly Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

0.303

KWD/USD Dec 2018

monthly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh) monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2018

4,097

GWh Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2018

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn) yearly 1960 - 2019

13,952.000

Cub m mn 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn) yearly 1975 - 2019

4,509.010

Cub m mn 2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn) yearly 1965 - 2019

2.275

Cub ft/Day bn 2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th) monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020

2,292.000

Barrel/Day th Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2020

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th) yearly 1980 - 2019

1,986.320

Barrel/Day th 2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th) yearly 1965 - 2019

426.595

Barrel/Day th 2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person) monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

12,316

Person Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%) monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

-32.8

% Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Tourism Revenue (USD mn) yearly 1995 - 2018

919

USD mn 2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%) yearly 1996 - 2018

42.9

% 2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

112,457.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Bahrain (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

231,964.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Saudi Arabia (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

3,580,402.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Qatar (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

130,810.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Kuwait (Person) yearly 2000 - 2018

4,071,667.000

Person 2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Visitor Departures (Person) yearly 1996 - 2018

12,447,512.000

Person 2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Kuwait (Person) yearly 1996 - 2018

4,074,541.000

Person 2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

112,673.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Bahrain (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

231,778.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Oman (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

42,663.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Qatar (Person) yearly 2001 - 2018

127,313.000

Person 2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Length of Stay: Hotel (Night) monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

25,768.000

Night Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Number of Hotels (Unit) yearly 1964 - 2017

90.000

Unit 2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

Number of Hotel Rooms (Unit) yearly 1964 - 2017

6,294.000

Unit 2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (29Mar2018=1000) monthly Apr 2018 - Sep 2020

5,445.2

29Mar2018=1000 Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2018 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%) yearly 2000 - 2019

87.5

% 2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn) monthly Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

103,357.531

USD mn Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: KSE (KWD) monthly Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

31,608,702,068.628

KWD Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

Trading Value: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (KWD) monthly Apr 2018 - May 2018

204,776,610.51

KWD May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Trading Volume: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit) monthly Apr 2018 - May 2018

1,198,027,674.00

Unit May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Number of Listed Companies: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit) monthly Apr 2018 - May 2018

175.00

Unit May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th) yearly 2005 - 2015

1,876.188

Unit th 2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU) yearly 2008 - 2019

959,575.600

TEU 2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100) yearly 2004 - 2018

11.440

2004=100 2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit) yearly 1960 - 2018

515,542.000

Unit 2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person) yearly 1960 - 2019

7,327,028.000

Person 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number) yearly 1960 - 2018

12.461

Number 2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number) yearly 1960 - 2019

174.159

Number 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th) yearly 2000 - 2018

144,964.537

USD th 2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

84,432.568

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

5,181.838

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th) yearly 2000 - 2018

2,571,033.731

USD th 2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

1,625,801.027

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

134,692.980

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Registered Vehicles: in Use (Unit) yearly 1965 - 2018

2,075,475.000

Unit 2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

No of Registered Vehicles: in Use: Private (Unit) yearly 1965 - 2018

1,659,340.000

Unit 2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

No of Registered Vehicles: New (Unit) yearly 1993 - 2018

150,526.000

Unit 2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Air Transport: No of Passengers: Kuwait International Airport (Person) monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

1,203,697.000

Person Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Air Transport: Freight Movements: Kuwait International Airport (kg) monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

22,611,976.000

kg Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Maritime Transport: Vessels Arrivals: Kuwait Ports: Cargo (Unit) monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2018

677.000

Unit Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2018

Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data