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Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment

2009 - 2016 | yearly | USD mn | CEIC Generated

Kuwait's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 436.9 USD mn in Dec 2016, compared with an increase of 309.2 USD mn in the previous year. Kuwait's Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2009 to Dec 2016. The data reached an all-time high of 3.3 USD bn in Dec 2011 and a record low of 309.2 USD mn in Dec 2015. CEIC converts annual Foreign Direct Investment into USD. The Central Bank of Kuwait provides Foreign Direct Investment in local currency. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Kuwait, Current Account recorded remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Dec 2016. Kuwait's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 154.0 USD mn in Mar 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 32.8 USD mn in Mar 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 110.9 USD bn in Dec 2016.

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What was Kuwait's Foreign Direct Investment in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

436.9

2016

309.2

2015

309.2

2015

3,257.1

2011

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

87,523.0

Jun 2017

95,304.0

Mar 2017

-75,269.0

Mar 2014

246,224.0

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Canada

165.8

Jun 2017

8,752.2

Mar 2017

-6,355.0

Jun 2004

50,956.3

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

4,160.0

Jul 2017

1,378.3

Jun 2017

-11,686.0

Oct 2008

32,495.0

Jun 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

3,388.0

Jul 2017

9,582.3

Jun 2017

-28,915.9

Dec 2000

139,005.2

Feb 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

581.5

Jul 2017

3,582.5

Jun 2017

-14,719.3

May 2009

18,810.4

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

668.0

Jul 2017

587.8

Jun 2017

-14,488.0

Apr 2006

17,412.3

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

6,342.7

Mar 2017

137,735.8

Dec 2016

-68,897.8

Jun 2009

147,209.1

Sep 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

2,957.8

Mar 2017

-8,142.3

Dec 2016

-30,913.9

Dec 2010

72,197.8

Mar 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belgium

-8,113.4

Mar 2017

1,609.2

Feb 2017

-56,704.2

Oct 2012

64,461.0

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bulgaria

3.5

Jul 2017

186.4

Jun 2017

-528.0

Sep 2010

1,376.1

Aug 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

783.9

Jun 2017

3,009.5

Mar 2017

-4,242.3

Sep 2011

43,772.4

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

764.2

Jul 2017

465.0

Jun 2017

-2,089.6

Jun 2014

5,005.2

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

238.9

Jul 2017

-629.3

Jun 2017

-16,929.2

Dec 2012

15,966.8

May 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

132.0

Jul 2017

117.5

Jun 2017

-1,047.8

Jun 2015

763.1

Nov 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

4,039.0

Jul 2017

3,958.5

Jun 2017

-14,698.3

Aug 2009

10,631.2

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

206.9

Jul 2017

602.9

Jun 2017

-651.2

Sep 2005

4,057.9

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hungary

-1,298.9

Jun 2017

3,004.0

Mar 2017

-18,688.9

Jun 2009

74,372.4

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

-213.6

Jun 2017

-406.0

Mar 2017

-1,076.0

Sep 2008

3,137.8

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

28,607.3

Jun 2017

9,261.3

Mar 2017

-21,574.5

Dec 2011

165,141.3

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

74.9

Jul 2017

129.2

Jun 2017

-351.8

May 2016

440.0

May 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lithuania

111.3

Jul 2017

18.9

Jun 2017

-430.2

Mar 2016

910.6

Dec 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Argentina

1,665.7

Jun 2017

3,508.2

Mar 2017

-1,496.9

Jun 2014

14,664.3

Jun 1999

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

343,647.1

Jun 2017

66,337.6

Mar 2017

-76,761.2

Dec 2016

343,647.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

840.0

Jun 2017

622.4

Mar 2017

-1,753.6

Dec 2013

9,217.9

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bolivia

8.7

Dec 2016

67.3

Sep 2016

-164.7

Dec 2005

523.1

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Netherlands

16,830.9

Jun 2017

99,699.1

Mar 2017

-82,525.4

Dec 2015

260,465.4

Sep 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

133.7

Jun 2017

-1,789.2

Mar 2017

-24,623.1

Dec 2016

19,939.2

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

5,138.0

Aug 2017

4,131.5

Jul 2017

-24.1

Mar 1995

20,427.0

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Poland

171.0

Jul 2017

-2,639.0

Jun 2017

-42,009.0

Apr 2007

43,955.0

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Chile

112.7

Jul 2017

460.4

Jun 2017

-3,161.0

Apr 2013

9,689.6

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Portugal

1,996.3

Jul 2017

-952.1

Jun 2017

-4,284.9

Dec 2004

7,790.0

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

2,685.0

Jun 2017

2,514.3

Mar 2017

197.2

Sep 2002

6,776.2

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Romania

473.9

Jul 2017

226.9

Jun 2017

-619.9

May 2016

3,886.5

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovakia

479.5

Jul 2017

150.2

Jun 2017

-1,261.5

Dec 2014

1,226.2

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

55.2

Jul 2017

62.1

Jun 2017

-275.3

Dec 2014

804.8

Nov 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

175.8

Mar 2017

304.5

Dec 2016

-286.1

Dec 2007

782.6

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

5,787.7

Jun 2017

10,482.4

Mar 2017

-581.4

Jun 2010

21,367.0

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

1,945.6

Jun 2017

-3,022.2

May 2017

-11,793.9

Dec 2014

33,091.7

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Panama

1,528.1

Jun 2017

1,316.5

Mar 2017

-306.7

Jun 2002

1,680.7

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

3,145.1

Jun 2017

3,688.3

Mar 2017

-10,023.4

Dec 2011

41,417.8

Jun 1999

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

-43.2

Mar 2017

4.4

Dec 2016

-306.6

Sep 2008

410.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Switzerland

48,833.1

Jun 2017

12,579.0

Mar 2017

-14,831.3

Sep 2016

48,833.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

243.3

Jun 2017

2,321.6

Mar 2017

-2,357.1

Sep 2014

4,182.0

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Uruguay

119.5

Mar 2017

220.6

Dec 2016

45.8

Dec 2002

792.5

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Venezuela

-558.0

Sep 2015

736.0

Jun 2015

-1,509.0

Jun 2009

3,061.0

Sep 1997

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2015

Updated on Jan 2016
Algeria

-403.4

2015

1,503.5

2014

-403.4

2015

2,746.9

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Australia

20,190.8

Jun 2017

8,780.8

Mar 2017

-38,832.7

Jun 2005

34,926.8

Dec 2004

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bangladesh

393.0

Mar 2017

609.0

Dec 2016

-119.0

Dec 2005

700.0

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Brunei

67.7

Dec 2015

69.7

Sep 2015

-24.7

Dec 2014

455.3

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on Aug 2017
Cambodia

738.1

Mar 2017

656.6

Dec 2016

269.0

Mar 2010

738.1

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bahrain

281.9

2016

-797.1

2015

-797.1

2015

3,727.7

2013

USD mn

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

21,926.4

Jun 2017

33,072.0

Mar 2017

6,639.3

Mar 2000

105,237.1

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Botswana

14.9

Mar 2017

27.6

Dec 2016

-14.9

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hong Kong

37,760.7

Jun 2017

31,814.7

Mar 2017

-7,430.9

Dec 2002

75,935.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

10,253.4

Jun 2017

9,140.7

Mar 2017

7.0

Jun 1991

14,334.0

Mar 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

2,133.5

Jun 2017

2,302.8

Mar 2017

-1,127.5

Dec 2014

6,764.6

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

4,923.2

Jun 2017

3,149.3

Mar 2017

-9,561.5

Dec 2016

8,021.7

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Jordan

622.0

Jun 2017

486.7

Mar 2017

-48.7

Dec 1990

1,294.5

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malawi

518.7

2015

598.1

2014

-28.7

1991

812.8

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

1,944.3

Jun 2017

2,459.9

Mar 2017

-1,041.3

Dec 2009

4,997.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

344.9

Mar 2017

330.0

Dec 2016

-13.6

Jun 2002

477.1

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Macau

310.5

2016

338.4

2015

-412.6

2009

5,357.7

2007

USD mn

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

791.7

Dec 2016

1,044.2

Sep 2016

0.0

Sep 1989

1,388.4

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Nepal

23.6

Jul 2017

34.5

Apr 2017

-6.0

Apr 2006

59.9

Jan 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

1,015.5

Jun 2017

719.2

Mar 2017

-4,578.6

Dec 2003

2,293.5

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

234.5

Aug 2017

222.6

Jul 2017

-53.9

Jun 2015

1,262.9

Jun 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Philippines

673.9

Jun 2017

567.7

May 2017

-396.2

Jun 2007

2,244.1

Apr 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

13,508.0

Jun 2017

18,478.5

Mar 2017

-2,539.1

Jun 2003

23,566.2

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sri Lanka

394.9

Jun 2017

114.4

Mar 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

636.4

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

693.0

Jun 2017

925.0

Mar 2017

-2,304.0

Mar 2011

7,812.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Thailand

2,020.1

Jun 2017

2,537.5

Mar 2017

-6,915.9

Dec 2011

6,590.4

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

2,890.0

Mar 2017

3,750.0

Dec 2016

150.0

Jun 2002

4,650.0

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Albania

220.0

Jun 2017

192.1

Mar 2017

0.0

Jun 1999

459.3

Jun 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

21.3

Jun 2017

73.0

Mar 2017

-67.6

Dec 2014

425.9

Dec 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

743.2

Jun 2017

940.6

Mar 2017

579.0

Mar 2013

1,281.7

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belarus

51.0

Jun 2017

812.2

Mar 2017

-161.6

Jun 2016

2,734.3

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

114.7

Mar 2017

68.7

Dec 2016

-46.3

Sep 2009

990.3

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

454.5

Mar 2017

345.3

Dec 2016

-526.0

Dec 2015

2,823.3

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Georgia

406.2

Mar 2017

334.0

Dec 2016

19.1

Mar 1998

722.5

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Kazakhstan

1,934.4

Jun 2017

2,928.1

Mar 2017

-3,086.7

Dec 2010

7,864.7

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kyrgyzstan

102.2

Jun 2017

-48.4

Mar 2017

-67.3

Mar 2014

620.2

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macedonia

-63.5

Jun 2017

54.2

May 2017

-74.3

Oct 2014

347.3

Jan 2001

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Moldova

41.9

Mar 2017

15.5

Dec 2016

-16.6

Sep 2015

261.4

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mongolia

148.4

Jul 2017

116.2

Jun 2017

-3,862.6

May 2016

524.0

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

5,105.0

Jun 2017

5,511.0

Mar 2017

-1,609.8

Mar 2013

16,391.9

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

138.1

Jun 2017

111.1

Mar 2017

-90.4

Mar 2016

859.8

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Russia

4,646.4

Mar 2017

21,202.1

Dec 2016

-3,922.5

Dec 2005

40,140.3

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Serbia

272.0

Jul 2017

212.2

Jun 2017

41.9

Feb 2013

310.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

-13.4

Mar 2017

-63.6

Dec 2016

-122.5

Sep 2015

44.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Turkey

808.0

Jul 2017

-282.0

Jun 2017

-697.0

Jul 2000

6,837.0

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

839.0

Jun 2017

467.0

Mar 2017

-470.0

Mar 2014

6,502.0

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

546.6

Mar 2017

799.9

Dec 2016

243.4

Sep 2016

1,357.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Nigeria

891.3

Jun 2017

853.9

Mar 2017

501.8

Dec 2015

3,084.9

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Oman

1,680.1

2016

-2,171.7

2015

-2,171.7

2015

3,331.6

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

361.8

Mar 2017

258.0

Dec 2016

-479.1

Dec 2012

1,037.6

Sep 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Saudi Arabia

1,752.6

Jun 2017

1,735.9

Mar 2017

1,710.7

Sep 2016

11,746.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Africa

293.8

Jun 2017

680.4

Mar 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

221.7

Jun 2017

292.5

Mar 2017

0.4

Dec 1996

1,565.2

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Syria

804.2

2011

1,469.2

2010

-0.1

1970

2,569.5

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

161.3

Jun 2017

183.6

Mar 2017

-378.8

Mar 2011

2,514.2

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Yemen

-15.4

2015

-233.1

2014

-517.8

2011

1,554.6

2008

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

8,985.7

2016

8,795.1

2015

-985.3

1999

14,186.5

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

1,350.8

Jun 2017

2,278.0

Mar 2017

-858.2

Dec 2011

4,800.4

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kuwait

436.9

2016

309.2

2015

309.2

2015

3,257.1

2011

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

430.2

2015

438.8

2014

-230.8

1992

466.5

2008

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2015

Updated on 2016
European Union

-213,864.7

Jul 2017

1,868.1

Jun 2017

-213,864.7

Jul 2017

227,343.1

Oct 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

393.4

2016

619.7

2015

0.4

1988

1,491.2

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

2,050.0

2015

2,105.5

2014

-361.9

1990

4,661.7

2012

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Lebanon

297.4

Dec 2016

231.4

Nov 2016

-34.7

Mar 2011

872.5

Dec 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Kosovo

81.5

Jun 2017

69.4

Mar 2017

-5.0

Jun 2014

179.3

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017

More Indicators for Kuwait

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

9.8

2016

4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

3.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

118,805.73

Jul 2017

120,320.07

Jun 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

22.88

2022

22.12

2021

1.66

1991

35.70

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

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
Real GDP Growth

3.5

2016

0.6

2015

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 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
Domestic Credit Growth

4.3

Jul 2017

4.9

Jun 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.7

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

8,002.0

Jun 2017

8,322.4

Mar 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.4

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.19

Aug 2017

0.28

Jul 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

6,679.7

Sep 2017

6,892.1

Aug 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

107,167.3

Jul 2017

106,508.2

Jun 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

107,167.3

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2016
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
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.19

2022

22.48

2021

4.02

1997

23.19

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 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
Crude Oil: Production

2,702.00

Aug 2017

2,702.00

Jul 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Population

4.4

2016

4.2

2015

1.6

1993

4.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

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
Short Term Interest Rate

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

104.66

Jun 2017

104.56

May 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

20.64

2022

19.42

2021

0.06

1990

20.64

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 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
GDP Deflator Growth

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
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
Total Exports

12,844.1

Jun 2017

13,645.5

Mar 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.74

Jul 2017

4.72

Jun 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2010

38.6

2009

16.0

1997

50.2

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2016
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
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
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
Exchange Rate against USD

0.303

Jul 2017

0.303

Jun 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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 Sep 2017
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
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.87

2022

3.15

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-10.9

2015

19.9

2014

-14.3

1994

34.5

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

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
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
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
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 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
Private Consumption Expenditure

50,202.56

2016

47,618.04

2015

526.40

1962

50,202.56

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 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
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

2016

0.3

2015

0.3

2015

2.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

2.75

Sep 2017

2.75

Aug 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.68

2022

-1.85

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

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
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
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 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
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

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: Exports of Goods Growth

2.44

2022

2.77

2021

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
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
Oil Consumption

499.21

2016

505.57

2015

66.62

1990

541.21

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 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
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

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
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
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
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

136,907.33

Jul 2017

137,098.92

Jun 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

137,453.47

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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
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
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
National Government Debt

13,763.5

Jul 2017

13,077.4

Jun 2017

5,117.3

Jun 2013

13,763.5

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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
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
Household Debt

1,964.5

Jul 2017

1,625.4

Jun 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

108,000

2016

143,800

2015

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

11.7

Jun 2017

11.2

Mar 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 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
Total Exports Growth

9.9

Jun 2017

55.4

Mar 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

51.4

2015

-0.6

2014

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,754.86

2016

27,725.29

2015

224.00

1962

28,887.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

32,918.29

Jul 2017

34,096.98

Jun 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.12

2016

22.39

2015

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

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
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