Kuwait Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1980 - 2021 | Yearly | % | World Economic Outlook

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Kuwait’s Consumer Price Index Growth is forecasted to be 0.500 % in Dec 2020 as reported by World Economic Outlook. It records an increase from the last reported number of 1.100 % in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Kuwait’s Consumer Price Index Growth is projected to stand at 2.300 % in Dec 2021. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Consumer Price Index: Average Consumer Price: YoY.

What is Kuwait's Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth in 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.300

% 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

0.500

% 2020 yearly 1980 - 2021

-0.323

1992

15.798

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 14 Apr 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%)

4.451

2021

4.711

2020

yearly

2003 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Albania (%)

2.750

2021

2.390

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Algeria (%)

3.700

2021

3.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Angola (%)

22.282

2021

20.719

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Antigua and Barbuda (%)

1.685

2021

1.443

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Argentina (%)

53.548

2019

34.277

2018

yearly

1998 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Armenia (%)

2.028

2021

0.847

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Australia (%)

1.823

2021

1.431

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Austria (%)

1.699

2021

0.440

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Azerbaijan (%)

3.200

2021

3.300

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bahamas (%)

2.795

2021

2.370

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bahrain (%)

2.500

2021

2.600

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bangladesh (%)

5.555

2021

5.530

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Barbados (%)

1.615

2021

4.464

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belarus (%)

5.593

2021

5.608

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belgium (%)

1.090

2021

0.253

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Belize (%)

1.402

2021

0.999

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Benin (%)

0.600

2021

-0.801

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bhutan (%)

3.482

2021

3.072

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bolivia (%)

4.352

2021

2.262

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

1.373

2021

-0.640

2020

yearly

1997 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Botswana (%)

2.581

2021

2.116

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Brazil (%)

3.305

2021

3.555

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Brunei (%)

0.971

2021

0.903

2020

yearly

1983 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bulgaria (%)

1.948

2021

1.029

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burkina Faso (%)

2.100

2021

3.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burundi (%)

6.000

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cambodia (%)

1.891

2021

1.548

2020

yearly

1987 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cameroon (%)

2.250

2021

2.800

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Canada (%)

1.261

2021

0.610

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Cape Verde (%)

1.400

2021

1.300

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Central African Republic (%)

2.536

2021

1.250

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Chad (%)

2.905

2021

2.241

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Chile (%)

2.926

2021

3.374

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
China (%)

2.551

2021

3.046

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Colombia (%)

3.211

2021

3.512

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Comoros (%)

2.100

2021

3.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Congo, Republic of (%)

2.638

2021

2.065

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Costa Rica (%)

2.252

2021

1.537

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Croatia (%)

1.181

2021

1.329

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cyprus (%)

1.000

2021

0.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Czech Republic (%)

2.000

2021

2.073

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Congo, Democratic Republic of (%)

10.500

2021

11.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Denmark (%)

1.200

2021

0.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Djibouti (%)

2.757

2021

2.898

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Dominica (%)

1.882

2021

1.752

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Dominican Republic (%)

3.603

2021

3.549

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ecuador (%)

1.163

2021

-0.005

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Egypt (%)

8.230

2021

5.857

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
El Salvador (%)

0.600

2021

0.064

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Equatorial Guinea (%)

1.653

2021

1.653

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Eritrea (%)

2.449

2021

4.461

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Estonia (%)

2.000

2021

1.500

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Eswatini (%)

4.488

2021

3.592

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ethiopia (%)

9.146

2021

15.366

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Fiji (%)

1.500

2021

1.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Finland (%)

1.676

2021

0.940

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
France (%)

0.699

2021

0.288

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gabon (%)

3.000

2021

3.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gambia (%)

6.043

2021

6.747

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Georgia (%)

3.693

2021

4.641

2020

yearly

1997 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Germany (%)

1.183

2021

0.322

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ghana (%)

8.547

2021

9.653

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Greece (%)

1.015

2021

-0.456

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Grenada (%)

1.216

2021

0.237

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guatemala (%)

1.781

2021

1.829

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guinea (%)

8.000

2021

8.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Guinea-Bissau (%)

1.500

2021

0.848

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Guyana (%)

3.005

2021

1.808

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Haiti (%)

21.318

2021

22.189

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Honduras (%)

2.978

2021

3.157

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

2.500

2021

2.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Hungary (%)

3.171

2021

3.337

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (%)

2.500

2021

2.280

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
India (%)

3.624

2021

3.342

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Indonesia (%)

2.937

2021

2.870

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Iran (%)

33.500

2021

34.215

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Iraq (%)

1.000

2021

0.800

2020

yearly

2005 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ireland (%)

1.700

2021

0.400

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Israel (%)

0.543

2021

-1.902

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Italy (%)

0.655

2021

0.240

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Ivory Coast (%)

1.400

2021

1.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Jamaica (%)

5.150

2021

5.100

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Japan (%)

0.379

2021

0.227

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Jordan (%)

1.600

2021

0.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kazakhstan (%)

6.766

2021

6.902

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kenya (%)

5.000

2021

5.100

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kiribati (%)

1.728

2021

1.808

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
South Korea (%)

0.449

2021

0.270

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Kosovo (%)

1.551

2021

1.273

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Kuwait (%)

2.300

2021

0.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Kyrgyzstan (%)

7.174

2021

10.611

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Laos (%)

4.900

2021

6.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Latvia (%)

3.023

2021

-0.293

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Lebanon (%)

17.002

2020

2.895

2019

yearly

1980 - 2020

Updated on 2020-04-14
Lesotho (%)

3.600

2021

3.600

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Liberia (%)

13.500

2021

13.829

2020

yearly

2000 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Libya (%)

15.119

2021

22.256

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Lithuania (%)

1.670

2021

-0.254

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Luxembourg (%)

1.478

2021

0.705

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Macau SAR, China (%)

2.300

2021

2.000

2020

yearly

2002 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
North Macedonia (%)

0.833

2021

-0.907

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Madagascar (%)

6.500

2021

5.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Malawi (%)

10.708

2021

14.011

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malaysia (%)

2.792

2021

0.106

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Maldives (%)

1.475

2021

1.524

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mali (%)

1.500

2021

0.569

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malta (%)

1.933

2021

0.582

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Marshall Islands (%)

2.245

2021

-0.871

2020

yearly

2004 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Mauritania (%)

4.500

2021

3.851

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritius (%)

6.967

2021

4.684

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Mexico (%)

2.782

2021

2.702

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Micronesia (%)

2.000

2021

1.951

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Moldova (%)

2.255

2021

2.778

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Mongolia (%)

6.500

2021

5.586

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Montenegro (%)

0.880

2021

0.659

2020

yearly

2000 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Morocco (%)

1.300

2021

0.300

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mozambique (%)

5.706

2021

5.194

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Myanmar (%)

6.267

2021

6.190

2020

yearly

1998 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Namibia (%)

3.163

2021

2.432

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Nepal (%)

6.749

2021

6.710

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Netherlands (%)

1.154

2021

0.495

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
New Zealand (%)

1.382

2021

1.224

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Nicaragua (%)

3.956

2021

4.474

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Niger (%)

1.700

2021

4.400

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Nigeria (%)

12.370

2021

13.393

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Norway (%)

2.200

2021

2.400

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Oman (%)

3.400

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Pakistan (%)

7.997

2021

11.120

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Palau (%)

1.500

2021

0.500

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Panama (%)

0.498

2021

-0.906

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Papua New Guinea (%)

5.921

2021

4.652

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Paraguay (%)

3.158

2021

2.909

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Peru (%)

1.789

2021

1.711

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Philippines (%)

2.882

2021

1.721

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Poland (%)

2.580

2021

3.225

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Portugal (%)

1.350

2021

-0.198

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Qatar (%)

2.412

2021

-1.190

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Romania (%)

1.455

2021

2.245

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Russia (%)

2.988

2021

3.088

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Rwanda (%)

5.400

2021

6.900

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Kitts and Nevis (%)

1.672

2021

0.884

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Lucia (%)

1.822

2021

0.165

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (%)

1.628

2021

0.866

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Samoa (%)

1.550

2021

2.300

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
San Marino (%)

1.470

2021

0.305

2020

yearly

2003 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Sao Tome and Principe (%)

6.962

2021

7.867

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Saudi Arabia (%)

1.961

2021

0.872

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Senegal (%)

1.921

2021

2.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Serbia (%)

1.938

2021

1.437

2020

yearly

1998 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Seychelles (%)

3.131

2021

4.509

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Sierra Leone (%)

15.250

2021

15.446

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Singapore (%)

0.512

2021

-0.169

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Slovakia (%)

1.446

2021

1.064

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Slovenia (%)

1.408

2021

0.401

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Solomon Islands (%)

2.996

2021

2.388

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
South Africa (%)

3.163

2021

2.432

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Spain (%)

0.654

2021

-0.301

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sri Lanka (%)

4.650

2021

4.665

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sudan (%)

91.123

2021

81.284

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Suriname (%)

22.748

2021

27.893

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Sweden (%)

1.528

2021

0.457

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Switzerland (%)

0.597

2021

-0.387

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Syria (%)

4.398

2010

2.804

2009

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2020-06-24
Taiwan (%)

1.500

2021

0.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Tajikistan (%)

6.926

2021

8.065

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Tanzania (%)

4.262

2021

3.856

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Thailand (%)

0.563

2021

-1.061

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Timor-Leste (%)

1.950

2021

0.899

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Togo (%)

2.000

2021

2.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tonga (%)

1.183

2021

2.014

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Trinidad and Tobago (%)

1.279

2021

-1.003

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Tunisia (%)

4.897

2021

6.162

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkey (%)

12.000

2021

12.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkmenistan (%)

6.000

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tuvalu (%)

2.620

2021

1.876

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Uganda (%)

4.848

2021

3.937

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ukraine (%)

7.181

2021

4.521

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
United Arab Emirates (%)

1.500

2021

-1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
United Kingdom (%)

1.545

2021

1.186

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
United States (%)

2.238

2021

0.620

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Uruguay (%)

7.870

2021

8.794

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Uzbekistan (%)

10.610

2021

12.610

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Vanuatu (%)

1.773

2021

1.818

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Venezuela (%)

15,000.000

2021

15,000.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Vietnam (%)

3.900

2021

3.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Yemen (%)

5.000

2021

26.700

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Zambia (%)

12.050

2021

13.400

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Zimbabwe (%)

3.700

2021

319.036

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28

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Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
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Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Previous Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

134,754.6

2019

140,667.6

2018

yearly

1962 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Real GDP Growth (%)

0.4

2019

1.2

2018

yearly

1971 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-3.676

2019

16.018

2018

yearly

1963 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
GDP per Capita (USD)

30,436.744

2018

26,818.989

2017

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-4.1

2019

14.6

2018

yearly

2001 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

55,117.834

2018

52,256.662

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

39.2

2018

43.3

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

31,871.013

2018

29,476.037

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

22.7

2018

24.4

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Investment: % of GDP (%)

25.2

2018

27.7

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Gross National Product (USD mn)

159,279.667

2018

139,476.433

2017

yearly

1964 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Gross Savings Rate (%)

36.1

2018

30.9

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

73,018.029

2024

71,518.088

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

30,257.042

2024

29,585.761

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-04
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

3.437

2021

-1.107

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
GDP: Final Consumption (KWD mn)

26,266.448

2018

24,791.421

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn)

9,623.513

2018

8,940.765

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn)

16,642.935

2018

15,850.656

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (KWD mn)

10,706.144

2018

10,152.417

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Exports (KWD mn)

24,091.737

2018

18,743.260

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Imports (KWD mn)

18,589.475

2018

17,076.534

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption (KWD mn)

21,246.484

2018

20,095.507

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn)

7,865.439

2018

7,399.712

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn)

13,381.045

2018

12,695.796

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (KWD mn)

9,334.477

2018

8,911.232

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP: 2010p: Exports (KWD mn)

24,329.589

2018

25,555.240

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP: 2010p: Imports (KWD mn)

15,647.706

2018

15,782.379

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-11
GDP per Capita: KWD (KWD)

9,190.433

2018

8,134.821

2017

yearly

1964 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP Deflator: 2010p (2010=100)

103.776

2019

108.181

2018

yearly

2010 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
GDP: Gross National Product (KWD mn)

48,094.800

2018

42,306.434

2017

yearly

1964 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: National Disposable Income (KWD mn)

40,298.454

2018

34,717.590

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
GDP: Net Saving (KWD mn)

14,032.006

2018

9,926.168

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Production Last Previous Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-10.0

Mar 2017

-12.8

Feb 2017

monthly

Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2019-07-03
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

148,976,600.000

2017

161,871,900.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Frequency Range
Tax Revenue (USD mn)

128.142

Dec 2015

302.849

Nov 2015

monthly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2019-06-25
Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

5.1

2019

8.3

2018

yearly

1989 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn)

26.756

2024

25.868

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn)

18.893

2024

16.093

2023

yearly

1991 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn)

27.105

2024

26.350

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-16
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn)

486.000

2016

420.000

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn)

12,125.900

2016

14,271.400

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn)

12,125.900

2016

14,271.400

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn)

12,125.900

2016

14,271.400

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn)

12,125.900

2016

14,271.400

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue (KWD mn)

13,633.900

2016

24,925.900

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue (KWD mn)

13,633.900

2016

24,925.900

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue (KWD mn)

13,633.900

2016

24,925.900

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn)

486.000

2016

420.000

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn)

486.000

2016

420.000

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue (KWD mn)

13,633.900

2016

24,925.900

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn)

486.000

2016

420.000

2015

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn)

226.000

2016

197.200

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn)

226.000

2016

197.200

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn)

226.000

2016

197.200

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn)

226.000

2016

197.200

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn)

-3,247.800

2018

-4,608.400

2017

yearly

1989 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-08
Government Expenditure (KWD mn)

18,245.900

2016

21,415.500

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure (KWD mn)

18,245.900

2016

21,415.500

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure (KWD mn)

18,245.900

2016

21,415.500

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Government Expenditure (KWD mn)

18,245.900

2016

21,415.500

2015

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2019-01-31
Public Debt (KWD mn)

1,572.300

Apr 2020

1,672.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

4.6

2018

4.5

2017

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-18
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

73.5

2019

73.4

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Employed Persons (Person)

2,729,500.000

2018

2,699,118.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Unemployment Rate (%)

2.09

2018

1.24

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-27
Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-1.21

2019

-0.53

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-02
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

5.394

2024

5.248

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-04
Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

1.087

2018

1.280

2017

yearly

1981 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-22
Population: Annual (Person th)

4,621.638

2018

4,500.476

2017

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-18
Population: Kuwaiti (Person)

1,386,363.000

2018

1,351,955.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Population: Non Kuwaiti (Person)

3,177,606.000

2018

3,085,635.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰)

13.050

2017

12.860

2016

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2019-05-15
Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰)

13.050

2017

12.860

2016

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2019-05-15
Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰)

13.050

2017

12.860

2016

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2019-05-15
Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰)

13.050

2017

12.860

2016

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2019-05-15
Labour Force (Person)

2,787,826.000

2018

2,732,886.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

227,964.000

2018

231,579.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

216,314.000

2018

217,577.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

1,877,988.000

2018

1,798,077.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

465,560.000

2018

485,653.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Employment (Person)

2,729,500.000

2018

2,699,118.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Employment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

200,990.000

2018

225,765.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Employment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

189,949.000

2018

209,068.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

1,873,692.000

2018

1,783,260.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

464,869.000

2018

481,025.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Unemployment (Person)

58,326.000

2018

33,768.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

26,974.000

2018

5,814.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

26,365.000

2018

8,509.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

4,296.000

2018

14,817.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

691.000

2018

4,628.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

113,000

2019

103,235

2018

yearly

2005 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

9.5

2019

1.7

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

14,407.000

Dec 2019

12,012.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

98,593.000

Dec 2019

91,223.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Inflation Last Previous Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

1.9

Apr 2020

1.9

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1992 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

1.304

Apr 2020

2.788

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

2.300

2021

0.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Wholesale Price Index (2007=100)

137.900

Mar 2020

137.900

Feb 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

608.1

Mar 2020

2,463.3

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-19
Total Exports (USD mn)

13,141.3

Mar 2020

15,406.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-02
Total Exports Growth (%)

-18.9

Mar 2020

-14.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-02
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

11,068.522

2018

8,481.320

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-28
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

1.859

2024

1.861

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

50,878.382

2018

45,846.709

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

1,823.350

2018

1,617.096

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Total Imports (USD mn)

7,375.5

Mar 2020

8,539.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-02
Total Imports Growth (%)

-12.1

Mar 2020

-1.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-02
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

1,001,282.192

2018

874,139.977

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

343,695.648

2018

267,839.757

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn)

2,789.603

Dec 2018

3,138.583

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-14
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn)

2,789.603

Dec 2018

3,138.583

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-14
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn)

2,789.603

Dec 2018

3,138.583

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-14
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn)

39.900

Sep 2018

46.300

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn)

39.900

Sep 2018

46.300

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn)

39.900

Sep 2018

46.300

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn)

36.800

Sep 2018

36.400

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn)

36.800

Sep 2018

36.400

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn)

36.800

Sep 2018

36.400

Jun 2018

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

25,694.2

2018

8,011.3

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-01-23
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

-22.9

2018

112.1

2017

yearly

2009 - 2018

Updated on 2020-01-23
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

714.1

Sep 2019

-840.9

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-01-23
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.0

2018

0.1

2017

yearly

2009 - 2018

Updated on 2020-01-23
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-125.764

Sep 2019

90.842

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-01-23
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.018

Dec 2019

1.922

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-07-06
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

15.485

Dec 2019

14.486

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-07-06
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

678.043

Dec 2019

613.347

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-07-07
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

44.1

2018

44.9

2017

yearly

2014 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-21
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

5.274

2024

6.035

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

115,210.882

2019

112,705.901

2018

yearly

2001 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-25
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn)

493.000

Sep 2018

752.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn)

-36.000

Sep 2018

-54.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn)

-1,260.000

Sep 2018

-1,910.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

-1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn)

-36.000

Sep 2018

-54.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

-1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn)

-1,260.000

Sep 2018

-1,910.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn)

10.000

Sep 2018

1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

-1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn)

-1,260.000

Sep 2018

-1,910.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn)

10.000

Sep 2018

1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn)

10.000

Sep 2018

1.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn)

-36.000

Sep 2018

-54.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn)

40.000

Sep 2018

88.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn)

40.000

Sep 2018

88.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn)

40.000

Sep 2018

88.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn)

5.000

Sep 2018

7.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn)

-1,407.000

Sep 2018

-529.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-16
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn)

448.000

Sep 2018

-961.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-16
BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn)

1,389.000

Sep 2018

440.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-16
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn)

-2,795.000

Sep 2018

-968.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-01-16
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn)

493.000

Sep 2018

752.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn)

493.000

Sep 2018

752.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-11
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn)

5.000

Sep 2018

7.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn)

5.000

Sep 2018

7.000

Jun 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
Number of Investment Companies (Unit)

58.000

Apr 2020

59.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

39,263.063

Apr 2020

37,331.490

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

125,511.845

Apr 2020

123,682.334

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

37,914.7

Jan 2020

37,434.3

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-17
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

27.780

2019

24.731

2018

yearly

1962 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

13.2

Dec 2019

13.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-02
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

104.484

Jan 2020

104.708

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 1961 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-17
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.6

2018

1.9

2017

yearly

1998 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-22
Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

24.2

2019

19.1

2018

yearly

1997 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Total Deposits Growth (%)

2.703

May 2020

1.715

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-07
Total Deposits (USD mn)

142,732.657

Apr 2020

141,360.998

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

108,485.9

Apr 2020

109,383.7

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

-2.5

Apr 2020

-4.9

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Household Debt (USD mn)

98.4

Apr 2020

2,416.2

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Total Loans (USD mn)

127,120.611

Mar 2020

126,812.983

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Money Supply: M3 (KWD mn)

38,766.900

Apr 2020

38,022.600

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn)

12,127.200

Apr 2020

11,476.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn)

2,347.400

Apr 2020

2,125.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn)

38,022.600

Mar 2020

37,426.600

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn)

36,318.500

Apr 2020

37,256.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

4.084

Apr 2020

4.529

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 1979 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Exchange Rate against USD (KWD/USD)

0.309

May 2020

0.309

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Policy Rate (% pa)

1.50

May 2020

1.50

Apr 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.75

May 2020

1.75

Apr 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Overnight Rate: Central Bank of Kuwait (% pa)

10.000

May 2020

10.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Deposits Rate: Weighted Average (% pa)

1.658

Apr 2020

1.794

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Lending Rate: Weighted Average (% pa)

4.084

Apr 2020

4.529

Mar 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (KWD/1000 EUR)

336.408

Apr 2020

340.434

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-21
Foreign Exchange Rate: End of Period: US Dollar (KWD/USD)

0.303

Dec 2018

0.304

Nov 2018

monthly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
Foreign Exchange Rate: End of Period: US Dollar (KWD/USD)

0.303

Dec 2018

0.304

Nov 2018

monthly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
Foreign Exchange Rate: End of Period: US Dollar (KWD/USD)

0.303

Dec 2018

0.304

Nov 2018

monthly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-01-30
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

4,097

Dec 2018

4,224

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2020-01-08
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

17,737.780

2018

17,101.727

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-04
Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

4,418.000

2018

4,780.567

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-04
Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

2.275

2019

2.047

2018

yearly

1965 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-17
Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

2,198.000

May 2020

3,118.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-17
Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

2,050.030

2018

2,010.000

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-04
Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

426.595

2019

434.181

2018

yearly

1965 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-17
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

12,316

Dec 2017

9,729

Nov 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2019-02-10
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-32.8

Dec 2017

-52.6

Nov 2017

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2019-02-10
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

919

2018

643

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

42.9

2018

-22.6

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Visitor Arrivals: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person)

112,457.000

2018

104,989.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

231,964.000

2018

247,687.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Saudi Arabia (Person)

3,580,402.000

2018

2,741,495.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Qatar (Person)

130,810.000

2018

87,513.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

4,071,667.000

2018

4,203,324.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures (Person)

12,447,512.000

2018

11,538,955.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

4,074,541.000

2018

4,225,026.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person)

112,673.000

2018

103,473.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

231,778.000

2018

248,373.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures: GCC: Oman (Person)

42,663.000

2018

28,636.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Visitor Departures: GCC: Qatar (Person)

127,313.000

2018

86,265.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Length of Stay: Hotel (Night)

25,768.000

Dec 2017

21,642.000

Nov 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2019-02-10
Number of Hotels (Unit)

90.000

2017

90.000

2016

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-10
Number of Hotel Rooms (Unit)

6,294.000

2017

6,267.000

2016

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-10
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (29Dec1993=1000)

6,633.4

Mar 2018

6,772.8

Feb 2018

monthly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

87.5

2019

67.6

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-16
Market Capitalization: KSE (KWD)

29,235,662,873.998

Jun 2020

28,461,160,597.854

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
Trading Value: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (KWD)

204,776,610.51

May 2018

240,825,195.62

Apr 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Trading Volume: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit)

1,198,027,674.00

May 2018

1,348,617,522.00

Apr 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Number of Listed Companies: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit)

175.00

May 2018

175.00

Apr 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,876.188

2015

1,791.905

2014

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2020-03-09
Container Port Throughput (TEU)

3,099,345.000

2018

984,000.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

11.440

2018

11.890

2017

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-18
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

515,542.000

2018

542,082.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

7,099,848.000

2018

7,138,833.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

12.461

2018

13.365

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

171.605

2018

176.002

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

144,964.537

2018

142,521.227

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

106,295.681

2018

75,674.011

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

4,444.313

2018

10,234.606

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

2,571,033.731

2018

2,725,378.596

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

1,732,429.360

2018

1,567,706.868

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

155,431.963

2018

138,643.792

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
No of Registered Vehicles: in Use (Unit)

2,075,475.000

2018

2,079,516.000

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
No of Registered Vehicles: in Use: Private (Unit)

1,659,340.000

2018

1,670,335.000

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
No of Registered Vehicles: New (Unit)

150,526.000

2018

154,750.000

2017

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Air Transport: No of Passengers: Kuwait International Airport (Person)

1,203,697.000

Dec 2018

1,056,081.000

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Air Transport: Freight Movements: Kuwait International Airport (kg)

22,611,976.000

Dec 2018

20,390,378.000

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Maritime Transport: Vessels Arrivals: Kuwait Ports: Cargo (Unit)

677.000

Dec 2018

729.000

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
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