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Kuwait Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1981 - 2022 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

Kuwait’s Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 2.07 % in Dec 2017 as reported by International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook. It records no change from the last reported number of 2.07 % in Dec 2016. Looking ahead, Kuwait’s Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 2.07 % in Dec 2022. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate.

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What is Kuwait’s Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2022?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

14.60

2022

14.85

2021

2.81

1982

26.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Algeria

17.44

2022

16.55

2021

9.83

2013

29.50

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Argentina

6.09

2022

6.66

2021

3.00

1980

22.45

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Armenia

18.25

2022

18.35

2021

16.20

2013

38.40

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Australia

4.78

2022

4.79

2021

4.24

2008

10.88

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Austria

5.90

2022

5.90

2021

1.60

1980

6.11

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Azerbaijan

6.05

2022

6.05

2021

6.05

2022

9.66

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bahamas

11.72

2022

11.76

2021

6.90

2001

15.89

2011

%

yearly

1986 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.17

2014

4.36

2013

3.60

2010

5.60

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Barbados

8.43

2022

8.55

2021

7.42

2007

24.41

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belarus

1.02

2022

1.02

2021

0.10

1991

4.02

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belgium

7.31

2022

7.27

2021

6.45

1991

11.50

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Belize

15.45

2022

14.62

2021

8.20

2008

15.45

2022

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bhutan

3.20

2022

3.20

2021

2.30

2005

4.00

2009

%

yearly

2004 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bolivia

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

3.23

2012

8.71

2003

%

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

23.50

2022

24.00

2021

23.41

2008

70.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Brazil

10.00

2022

10.02

2021

3.35

1989

12.14

2017

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Brunei

6.90

2022

6.90

2021

6.90

2022

9.30

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

6.47

2022

6.50

2021

0.03

1989

18.13

2000

%

yearly

1989 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Canada

6.58

2022

6.62

2021

6.03

2007

12.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Cape Verde

8.50

2022

8.50

2021

8.50

2022

26.00

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Chile

6.30

2022

6.33

2021

5.93

2013

21.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
China

4.02

2022

4.02

2021

1.80

1985

4.90

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Colombia

9.00

2022

9.00

2021

4.91

1994

15.58

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Costa Rica

7.63

2022

7.63

2021

3.77

1989

9.48

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Croatia

12.00

2022

12.50

2021

9.91

1997

21.78

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Cyprus

6.65

2022

7.41

2021

1.80

1990

16.18

2014

%

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Czech Republic

4.50

2022

4.50

2021

3.80

2017

8.82

2000

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Denmark

5.80

2022

5.80

2021

3.46

2008

9.53

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Dominican Republic

6.07

2022

6.07

2021

4.64

2008

9.54

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ecuador

5.00

2022

5.35

2021

3.80

2014

13.11

1999

%

yearly

1988 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Egypt

5.69

2022

7.38

2021

5.69

2022

13.37

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
El Salvador

7.23

2022

7.23

2021

5.88

2008

10.15

1988

%

yearly

1988 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Estonia

9.71

2022

9.69

2021

4.59

2007

16.71

2010

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Fiji

8.80

2022

8.80

2021

3.74

1996

12.00

1988

%

yearly

1986 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Finland

6.62

2022

6.92

2021

3.11

1989

16.58

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
France

8.32

2022

8.50

2021

6.35

1980

10.89

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Georgia

11.95

2015

12.35

2014

7.55

1997

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Germany

4.09

2022

4.13

2021

3.36

1980

11.00

2005

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Greece

16.45

2022

16.70

2021

2.66

1980

27.48

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Honduras

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

2.90

2007

7.09

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Hungary

4.00

2022

4.08

2021

0.04

1985

11.29

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Iceland

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

0.31

1980

7.56

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.52

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.05

2022

12.19

2021

9.09

1996

16.63

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ireland

6.01

2022

6.06

2021

3.92

2001

19.00

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.84

2022

4.84

2021

4.56

1983

13.40

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Italy

9.95

2022

10.15

2021

6.13

2007

12.64

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Jamaica

9.48

2022

9.97

2021

9.48

2022

27.58

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Japan

3.06

2022

3.06

2021

2.02

1980

5.36

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Jordan

13.07

2015

11.88

2014

5.36

1984

19.60

1993

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Kazakhstan

5.04

2022

5.04

2021

5.04

2022

13.46

1999

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

7.28

2022

7.28

2021

4.11

1994

12.55

2002

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Latvia

8.47

2022

8.56

2021

3.18

1992

20.71

1996

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

6.74

2022

6.74

2021

4.25

2007

17.81

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

5.33

2022

5.45

2021

0.72

1980

7.11

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Macau

1.85

2022

1.89

2021

1.70

2014

6.38

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

22.45

2022

22.55

2021

22.45

2022

37.25

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

2.75

2022

2.75

2021

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Malta

4.90

2022

4.90

2021

4.40

1991

12.50

1984

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

4.49

2022

5.46

2021

2.73

1991

20.56

1982

%

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mexico

4.25

2022

4.25

2021

0.90

1981

6.23

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Moldova

4.20

2022

4.20

2021

2.90

1993

15.00

1994

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Mongolia

7.96

2022

7.96

2021

7.70

2011

11.60

2009

%

yearly

2007 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Morocco

8.36

2022

8.46

2021

8.36

2022

16.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

4.00

2022

%

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

4.90

2022

5.00

2021

3.06

2000

8.25

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.86

2022

4.82

2021

3.58

2007

10.68

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nicaragua

6.04

2022

6.44

2021

5.00

2007

16.90

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nigeria

12.70

2016

9.00

2015

5.09

2010

12.70

2016

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Norway

3.80

2022

3.80

2021

1.65

1980

5.95

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

6.33

2022

6.26

2021

3.07

1987

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Panama

5.27

2022

5.27

2021

4.05

2012

18.94

1989

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Paraguay

5.94

2022

5.86

2021

3.30

1995

10.80

2002

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Peru

7.00

2022

6.00

2021

4.16

1988

9.90

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Philippines

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

5.47

2016

11.82

2004

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Poland

5.45

2022

5.26

2021

5.17

2020

19.93

2002

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Portugal

8.31

2022

8.77

2021

3.86

1992

16.18

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Romania

6.00

2022

6.00

2021

3.40

1990

10.99

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Russia

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

5.20

2014

13.30

1998

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
San Marino

4.67

2022

5.50

2021

3.02

2007

9.18

2015

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sao Tome and Principe

9.94

2022

10.39

2021

9.94

2022

17.63

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.73

2016

5.59

2015

4.34

1999

6.25

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

13.97

2022

14.41

2021

12.10

2000

24.60

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Seychelles

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

1.72

2008

7.70

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Singapore

2.10

2022

2.10

2021

1.43

1997

6.28

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Slovakia

5.53

2022

5.51

2021

5.51

2021

19.46

2001

%

yearly

1993 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Slovenia

5.53

2022

5.72

2021

4.39

2008

10.14

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2022

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.86

2022

27.85

2021

9.24

1980

27.86

2022

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
South Korea

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Spain

14.49

2022

14.77

2021

8.23

2007

26.09

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sri Lanka

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sudan

15.95

2022

16.27

2021

12.03

2011

22.33

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Suriname

6.21

2022

6.96

2021

6.00

2013

13.77

2000

%

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Sweden

6.74

2022

6.60

2021

2.02

1989

11.15

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

2.81

2022

2.85

2021

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Syria

8.61

2010

8.14

2009

8.09

2005

16.76

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Taiwan

3.92

2022

3.92

2021

1.23

1980

5.85

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Tajikistan

2.49

2011

2.20

2010

2.10

2009

2.50

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2011

Updated on 2015
Thailand

0.70

2022

0.70

2021

0.66

2011

3.33

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Trinidad and Tobago

3.78

2022

3.86

2021

3.30

2014

22.24

1987

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

12.00

2022

12.00

2021

12.00

2022

18.89

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Turkey

10.75

2022

10.75

2021

6.00

2000

13.05

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Ukraine

7.99

2022

8.04

2021

6.35

2007

14.80

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

5.00

2022

5.10

2021

4.75

2004

11.75

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
United States

4.99

2022

4.75

2021

3.97

2000

9.71

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.18

2022

7.18

2021

6.32

2012

17.15

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

36.23

2022

34.57

2021

6.70

2014

36.23

2022

%

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Vietnam

2.40

2022

2.40

2021

2.05

2014

12.33

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Kuwait

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

3.5

2016

0.6

2015

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

25,138.87

2016

27,036.08

2015

11,422.94

1998

45,522.61

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-10.0

Mar 2017

-12.8

Feb 2017

-100.0

May 1991

1,223.9

Jun 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

Updated on Apr 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-10.9

2015

19.9

2014

-14.3

1994

34.5

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

13,077.4

Jun 2017

13,542.1

May 2017

5,117.3

Jun 2013

13,542.1

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP

9.8

2016

4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Population

4.4

2016

4.2

2015

1.6

1993

4.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.11

2016

-3.67

2015

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

110,890.7

2016

114,606.1

2015

1,828.4

1962

174,179.9

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.2

Aug 2017

1.3

Jul 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

0.0

2016

4,016.0

2015

-26,478.5

1991

79,130.0

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

154.0

Mar 2017

2,405.6

Dec 2016

13.5

Mar 2015

4,153.1

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

4.8

Jun 2017

6.7

May 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit

106,414.6

Jun 2017

106,880.1

May 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

106,880.1

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Electricity Production

3,891

Dec 2015

4,118

Nov 2015

0

Feb 2003

8,266

Aug 2015

GWh

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Equity Market Index

6,892.1

Aug 2017

6,851.6

Jul 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

0.303

Jun 2017

0.304

May 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2010

38.6

2009

16.0

1997

50.2

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

2016

0.3

2015

0.3

2015

2.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

436.9

2016

309.2

2015

309.2

2015

3,257.1

2011

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt

31,146.3

2010

40,862.6

2009

4,848.0

1997

57,560.8

2007

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

16.3

2016

18.0

2015

5.1

2011

18.0

2015

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt

1,625.4

Jun 2017

1,854.7

May 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
M2 Growth

0.9

Apr/2017

0.7

Mar/2017

-4.3

Sep/1996

26.9

Jan/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.7

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

108,000

2016

143,800

2015

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Foreign Exchange Reserves

31,268.2

Jun 2017

30,347.4

May 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

11.2

Mar 2017

10.9

Dec 2016

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

3.9

Jun 2017

3.9

May 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

2.75

Aug 2017

2.75

Jul 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-32.76

Mar 2017

217.20

Dec 2016

-369.46

Dec 2015

817.54

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.75

Aug 2017

1.75

Jul 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports Growth

55.2

Mar 2017

18.6

Dec 2016

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Exports

13,644.3

Mar 2017

13,551.0

Dec 2016

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports Growth

10.9

Mar 2017

1.5

Dec 2016

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Imports

8,319.4

Mar 2017

7,978.2

Dec 2016

39.8

Mar 1978

8,319.4

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

51.4

2015

-0.6

2014

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

14,240

Dec 2015

14,152

Nov 2015

4,086

Jan 1998

48,684

Aug 2009

Person

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Visitor Arrivals Growth

7.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Nov 2015

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

124,154.46

2016

127,302.08

2015

1,517.60

1964

187,435.95

2013

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

47,138.02

2015

47,149.80

2014

526.40

1962

47,149.80

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,015.85

2015

28,887.18

2014

224.00

1962

28,887.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.72

Jun 2017

4.73

May 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Gold Reserves

104.10

Mar 2017

103.96

Feb 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Money Supply M2

120,295.95

May 2017

119,423.51

Apr 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Money Supply M1

34,788.31

May 2017

33,379.04

Apr 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Employed Persons

2,612,083.00

2016

2,544,899.00

2015

1,197,887.00

2000

2,612,083.00

2016

Person

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.13

May 2017

-0.20

Apr 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.12

2016

22.39

2015

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

137,098.92

Jun 2017

137,081.14

May 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

137,453.47

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

8.76

2022

8.74

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.40

2022

3.40

2021

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

16.39

2022

14.40

2021

0.06

1990

16.39

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

24.06

2022

23.35

2021

1.66

1991

35.82

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

25.44

2022

24.52

2021

4.02

1997

25.44

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.87

2022

3.15

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

34,770.35

2022

33,480.51

2021

7,960.51

1991

45,993.65

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

81,266.99

2022

79,549.79

2021

23,328.33

1991

81,266.99

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

4.98

2022

4.85

2021

1.36

1991

4.98

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.88

2022

2.44

2021

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

12,600.00

Dec 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

30,000.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

95,400.00

Dec 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

126,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,876.19

2015

1,791.90

2014

930.00

2005

1,876.19

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

89,510.41

2015

63,635.69

2014

7,573.47

2000

154,981.50

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

2,435,340.93

2015

2,269,721.84

2014

374,031.82

2001

2,435,340.93

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

28,545.16

2016

43,544.19

2015

3,723.09

1999

90,965.16

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,470,026.61

2016

1,596,671.48

2015

134,631.06

1995

1,596,671.48

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,181.19

2016

2,368.72

2015

784.62

2014

19,849.23

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

136,068.42

2016

123,576.96

2015

28,486.10

1999

153,141.66

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

10.96

2016

13.40

2015

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.12

2016

2.06

2015

0.05

1991

2.12

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

499.21

2016

505.57

2015

66.62

1990

541.21

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

2,128.20

2016

1,963.80

2015

948.20

1999

2,128.20

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Production

2,709.00

Jun 2017

2,709.00

May 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

4,311.00

2016

3,852.00

2015

688.00

2012

4,311.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

17,291.00

2016

16,909.00

2015

8,688.00

1999

17,291.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

1,277,674.06

2014

1,215,674.65

2013

854,044.00

2009

1,277,674.06

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

8.89

2016

8.89

2015

4.14

2006

8.89

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2017

0.00

2017

0.00

2017

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

13,832.91

2016

18,002.12

2015

97.37

1995

18,002.12

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

5,686.60

2016

5,543.85

2015

1,108.15

1995

9,117.54

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

156,699,000.00

2015

155,602,800.00

2014

127,996,864.00

2009

161,551,800.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

22,893.01

2016

42,700.36

2015

303.26

1997

129,739.76

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017