Kuwait Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1980 - 2021 | Yearly | % | World Economic Outlook

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Kuwait’s Real GDP Growth is forecasted to be -1.107 % in Dec 2020 as reported by World Economic Outlook. It records an increase from the last reported number of 0.734 % in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Kuwait’s Real GDP Growth is projected to stand at 3.437 % in Dec 2021. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Gross Domestic Product: Constant Prices: YoY.

What is Kuwait's Forecast: Real GDP Growth in 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.437

% 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

-1.107

% 2020 yearly 1980 - 2021

-41.008

1991

82.809

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 14 Apr 2020

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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%)

4.495

2021

-3.007

2020

yearly

2003 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Albania (%)

8.000

2021

-5.006

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Algeria (%)

6.231

2021

-5.157

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Angola (%)

2.644

2021

-1.374

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

7.959

2021

-9.998

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Argentina (%)

4.448

2021

-5.719

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Armenia (%)

4.770

2021

-1.479

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Australia (%)

6.111

2021

-6.665

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Austria (%)

4.510

2021

-6.997

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Azerbaijan (%)

0.707

2021

-2.184

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bahamas (%)

6.689

2021

-8.325

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bahrain (%)

2.986

2021

-3.590

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bangladesh (%)

9.531

2021

2.019

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Barbados (%)

7.100

2021

-7.600

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belarus (%)

3.487

2021

-5.992

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Belgium (%)

4.564

2021

-6.924

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Belize (%)

7.607

2021

-11.997

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Benin (%)

5.974

2021

4.519

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bhutan (%)

2.866

2021

2.671

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Bolivia (%)

2.900

2021

-2.900

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

3.500

2021

-5.000

2020

yearly

1997 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Botswana (%)

6.781

2021

-5.379

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Brazil (%)

2.890

2021

-5.303

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Brunei (%)

3.541

2021

1.297

2020

yearly

1986 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Bulgaria (%)

6.040

2021

-4.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Burkina Faso (%)

5.804

2021

1.996

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burundi (%)

4.212

2021

-5.542

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cambodia (%)

6.057

2021

-1.587

2020

yearly

1988 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Cameroon (%)

4.051

2021

-1.215

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Canada (%)

4.246

2021

-6.226

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Cape Verde (%)

5.506

2021

-4.040

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Central African Republic (%)

3.989

2021

1.044

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Chad (%)

6.067

2021

-0.158

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Chile (%)

5.274

2021

-4.486

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
China (%)

9.206

2021

1.181

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Colombia (%)

3.745

2021

-2.386

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Comoros (%)

3.096

2021

-1.160

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Congo, Republic of (%)

3.431

2021

-2.277

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Costa Rica (%)

2.971

2021

-3.292

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Croatia (%)

4.948

2021

-9.024

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Cyprus (%)

5.594

2021

-6.471

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Czech Republic (%)

7.501

2021

-6.500

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

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

3.542

2021

-2.239

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Denmark (%)

6.000

2021

-6.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Djibouti (%)

8.500

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Dominica (%)

3.442

2021

-4.677

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

4.000

2021

-0.965

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ecuador (%)

3.862

2021

-6.271

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Egypt (%)

2.829

2021

1.952

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
El Salvador (%)

4.460

2021

-5.440

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

2.255

2021

-5.492

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Eritrea (%)

5.851

2021

0.109

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Estonia (%)

7.874

2021

-7.500

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Eswatini (%)

1.806

2021

-0.941

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ethiopia (%)

4.334

2021

3.237

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Fiji (%)

7.000

2021

-5.800

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Finland (%)

3.096

2021

-6.031

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
France (%)

4.470

2021

-7.180

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gabon (%)

3.568

2021

-1.196

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gambia (%)

6.480

2021

2.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Georgia (%)

3.000

2021

-3.999

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Germany (%)

5.151

2021

-6.952

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ghana (%)

5.868

2021

1.487

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Greece (%)

5.064

2021

-10.040

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Grenada (%)

6.096

2021

-8.001

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Guatemala (%)

5.456

2021

-1.963

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guinea (%)

7.610

2021

2.920

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

3.000

2021

-1.500

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Guyana (%)

6.251

2021

52.768

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Haiti (%)

1.200

2021

-4.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Honduras (%)

4.050

2021

-2.350

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

3.909

2021

-4.821

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Hungary (%)

4.200

2021

-3.100

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (%)

6.048

2021

-7.206

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
India (%)

7.425

2021

1.871

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Indonesia (%)

8.204

2021

0.499

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iran (%)

3.117

2021

-5.985

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iraq (%)

7.195

2021

-4.723

2020

yearly

1999 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ireland (%)

6.274

2021

-6.781

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Israel (%)

4.978

2021

-6.288

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Italy (%)

4.830

2021

-9.134

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ivory Coast (%)

8.700

2021

2.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Jamaica (%)

3.501

2021

-5.605

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Japan (%)

3.012

2021

-5.163

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Jordan (%)

3.656

2021

-3.735

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kazakhstan (%)

4.134

2021

-2.530

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Kenya (%)

6.133

2021

1.010

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Kiribati (%)

2.216

2021

0.001

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

3.403

2021

-1.178

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Kosovo (%)

7.500

2021

-5.000

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kyrgyzstan (%)

7.985

2021

-4.044

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Laos (%)

5.601

2021

0.723

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Latvia (%)

8.285

2021

-8.608

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Lebanon (%)

-12.019

2020

-6.513

2019

yearly

1980 - 2020

Updated on 2020-04-14
Liberia (%)

4.025

2021

-2.501

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Libya (%)

80.656

2021

-58.662

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Lithuania (%)

8.155

2021

-8.086

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Luxembourg (%)

4.846

2021

-4.898

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Macau SAR, China (%)

32.017

2021

-29.616

2020

yearly

2002 - 2021

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

7.000

2021

-4.000

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Madagascar (%)

5.014

2021

0.390

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Malawi (%)

2.500

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Malaysia (%)

9.000

2021

-1.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Maldives (%)

13.200

2021

-8.074

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mali (%)

4.133

2021

1.532

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malta (%)

7.018

2021

-2.814

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Marshall Islands (%)

3.190

2021

-0.240

2020

yearly

1998 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Mauritania (%)

4.180

2021

-1.986

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritius (%)

5.900

2021

-6.800

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mexico (%)

3.024

2021

-6.630

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Micronesia (%)

1.385

2021

-0.384

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Moldova (%)

4.100

2021

-3.000

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Mongolia (%)

8.000

2021

-1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Montenegro (%)

6.472

2021

-8.976

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Morocco (%)

4.777

2021

-3.744

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Mozambique (%)

4.700

2021

2.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Namibia (%)

3.196

2021

-2.484

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Nepal (%)

4.975

2021

2.509

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Netherlands (%)

2.983

2021

-7.493

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
New Zealand (%)

5.941

2021

-7.212

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Nicaragua (%)

0.000

2021

-6.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Niger (%)

8.113

2021

0.953

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Nigeria (%)

2.365

2021

-3.410

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Norway (%)

2.949

2021

-6.269

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Oman (%)

2.972

2021

-2.844

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Pakistan (%)

1.971

2021

-1.547

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Palau (%)

14.440

2021

-11.949

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Panama (%)

4.027

2021

-2.050

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

2.919

2021

-0.961

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Paraguay (%)

4.000

2021

-1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Peru (%)

5.247

2021

-4.534

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Philippines (%)

7.616

2021

0.648

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Poland (%)

4.232

2021

-4.579

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Portugal (%)

5.000

2021

-8.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Qatar (%)

5.037

2021

-4.345

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Romania (%)

3.900

2021

-5.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Russia (%)

3.496

2021

-5.466

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Rwanda (%)

6.650

2021

3.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

8.550

2021

-8.100

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

6.852

2021

-8.496

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

5.354

2021

-4.547

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Samoa (%)

0.500

2021

-3.668

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
San Marino (%)

5.400

2021

-12.170

2020

yearly

1998 - 2021

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

5.500

2021

-6.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saudi Arabia (%)

2.927

2021

-2.283

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Senegal (%)

5.488

2021

2.992

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Serbia (%)

7.474

2021

-3.016

2020

yearly

1999 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Seychelles (%)

8.031

2021

-10.835

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sierra Leone (%)

3.995

2021

-2.314

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Singapore (%)

2.962

2021

-3.470

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Slovakia (%)

4.963

2021

-6.200

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Slovenia (%)

5.448

2021

-8.039

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

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

3.767

2021

-2.070

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

4.000

2021

-5.801

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Spain (%)

4.276

2021

-8.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

4.188

2021

-0.536

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Sudan (%)

-3.036

2021

-7.222

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Suriname (%)

4.900

2021

-4.900

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sweden (%)

5.168

2021

-6.788

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Switzerland (%)

3.777

2021

-5.966

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Syria (%)

3.440

2010

5.912

2009

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2020-04-22
Taiwan (%)

3.547

2021

-4.031

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Tajikistan (%)

5.500

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Tanzania (%)

4.558

2021

2.013

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Thailand (%)

6.066

2021

-6.662

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Timor-Leste (%)

3.800

2021

-3.000

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Togo (%)

4.000

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tonga (%)

1.198

2021

-1.245

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Trinidad and Tobago (%)

2.602

2021

-4.540

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tunisia (%)

4.087

2021

-4.276

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkey (%)

5.003

2021

-4.998

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkmenistan (%)

6.376

2021

1.845

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Tuvalu (%)

3.537

2021

-0.953

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Uganda (%)

4.254

2021

3.520

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Ukraine (%)

3.565

2021

-7.731

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

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

3.273

2021

-3.492

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

4.035

2021

-6.502

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

4.739

2021

-5.907

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Uruguay (%)

5.000

2021

-3.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Uzbekistan (%)

7.000

2021

1.800

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Vanuatu (%)

4.855

2021

-3.269

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Venezuela (%)

-5.000

2021

-15.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Vietnam (%)

7.000

2021

2.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Yemen (%)

6.101

2021

-3.000

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Zambia (%)

2.349

2021

-3.507

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Zimbabwe (%)

2.516

2021

-7.383

2020

yearly

1999 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14

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Monetary
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
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: USD (USD)

30,436.744

2018

26,818.989

2017

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
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
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
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)

1,772.300

Feb 2020

1,872.300

Jan 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
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 (%)

-0.53

2018

-7.86

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-22
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

5.394

2024

5.248

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-04
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 (%)

1.7

Feb 2020

1.7

Jan 2020

monthly

Jul 1992 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-06
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

2.788

Mar 2020

2.791

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
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)

15,406.2

Dec 2019

15,603.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Total Exports Growth (%)

-14.0

Dec 2019

-20.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
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)

8,539.4

Dec 2019

8,215.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Total Imports Growth (%)

-1.2

Dec 2019

-11.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
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
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
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

25,694.2

2018

8,011.3

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

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
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
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)

59.000

Feb 2020

61.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

37,331.490

Mar 2020

34,451.061

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

123,682.334

Mar 2020

122,865.373

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
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
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
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 2020-04-10
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

104.484

Jan 2020

104.708

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 1961 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-17
Total Deposits (USD mn)

141,360.998

Mar 2020

140,488.619

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

109,383.7

Mar 2020

110,147.3

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

-4.9

Mar 2020

-4.7

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Household Debt (USD mn)

2,416.2

Mar 2020

1,052.5

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2020

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

37,426.600

Feb 2020

38,056.900

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn)

10,494.300

Feb 2020

10,392.900

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn)

37,426.600

Feb 2020

38,056.900

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn)

1,903.700

Feb 2020

1,846.800

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn)

36,716.600

Feb 2020

37,168.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

4.529

Mar 2020

4.745

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 1979 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
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

Apr 2020

1.50

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.75

May 2020

1.75

Apr 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Policy Rate: Month End: Discount Rate (% pa)

1.500

Apr 2020

1.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
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)

1.892

Feb 2020

1.940

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Lending Rate: Weighted Average (% pa)

4.745

Feb 2020

4.741

Jan 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: KIBOR: 3 Months (% pa)

1.750

May 2020

1.750

Apr 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average (KWD/USD)

0.309

May 2020

0.309

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (KWD/1000 EUR)

332.856

Feb 2020

337.152

Jan 2020

monthly

Feb 2001 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-21
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)

2.107

2018

2.034

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-12
Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

3,132.000

Apr 2020

2,873.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
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)

450.725

2018

454.800

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-12
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 (Person)

12,579,638.000

2018

11,610,297.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
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
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

87.5

2019

67.6

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

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

27,477,484,098.541

Mar 2020

34,593,362,231.373

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-01
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
Container Port Throughput (TEU)

3,099,345.000

2018

984,000.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
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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