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Kuwait Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

1973 - 2017 | Quarterly | NA | CEIC Generated

Kuwait's Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 11.2 Months of Import in Mar 2017, compared with the ratio of 10.9 in the previous quarter. Kuwait's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1973 to Mar 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 166.6 in Mar 1978 and a record low of 2.2 in Mar 1989. CEIC calculates Foreign Exchange Reserves as Months of Import from quarterly Foreign Exchange Reserves and quarterly Imports. The International Monetary Fund provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Central Statistical Bureau provides Imports in local currency. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 31.2 USD bn in Apr 2017. Its Money Supply M2 increased 0.5 % YoY in May 2017. Kuwait's Domestic Credit reached 106.9 USD bn in May 2017, representing an increased of 6.7 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 2.4 % in Dec 2016, compared with the ratio of 2.8 % in the previous year.

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What was Kuwait’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import in Mar 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

11.2

Mar 2017

10.9

Dec 2016

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Canada

2.0

May 2017

2.1

Apr 2017

1.0

May 2006

2.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
France

0.8

May 2017

0.8

Apr 2017

0.4

Mar 2012

1.0

Aug 2007

NA

monthly

Feb 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Germany

0.4

May 2017

0.4

Apr 2017

0.3

Mar 2011

6.1

Sep 1973

NA

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Italy

0.9

May 2017

1.1

Apr 2017

0.6

Mar 2008

2.0

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Japan

22.1

May 2017

22.2

Apr 2017

9.6

Oct 2000

26.3

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United Kingdom

2.4

May 2017

2.5

Apr 2017

0.7

Jul 2008

2.5

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Austria

0.7

Apr 2017

0.7

Mar 2017

0.4

Mar 2010

6.3

Sep 1958

NA

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belgium

0.3

May 2017

0.4

Apr 2017

0.2

Mar 2011

0.9

Jul 1999

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

8.5

May 2017

8.9

Apr 2017

4.3

Mar 2006

9.9

Sep 2016

NA

monthly

Sep 2003 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Cyprus

0.1

May 2017

0.1

Apr 2017

0.0

Apr 2013

10.2

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Czech Republic

10.2

May 2017

11.4

Apr 2017

2.7

Oct 2007

11.4

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Mar 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Denmark

8.3

May 2017

9.3

Apr 2017

2.4

Oct 2008

15.8

Feb 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Estonia

0.2

May 2017

0.2

Apr 2017

0.1

Sep 2011

4.9

May 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Finland

1.1

May 2017

1.2

Apr 2017

0.7

Mar 2011

3.0

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Greece

0.5

May 2017

0.5

Apr 2017

0.0

Aug 2011

0.8

Jan 2004

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Hungary

3.5

Apr 2017

2.8

Mar 2017

2.2

Apr 2004

7.3

Aug 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Iceland

8.3

May 2017

11.6

Apr 2017

1.3

Mar 2001

22.3

Feb 2012

NA

monthly

Oct 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ireland

0.2

May 2017

0.2

Apr 2017

0.0

Nov 2012

1.5

Jan 1999

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Latvia

2.6

May 2017

2.8

Apr 2017

1.9

Oct 2014

9.3

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Lithuania

0.4

May 2017

0.5

Apr 2017

0.1

Jul 2015

4.6

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Argentina

6.8

May 2017

8.6

Apr 2017

3.4

Jan 1990

22.1

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Luxembourg

0.1

Apr 2017

0.1

Mar 2017

0.0

Mar 1999

0.3

May 2008

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Malta

0.7

May 2017

1.0

Apr 2017

0.2

Nov 2011

9.9

Jan 2004

NA

monthly

Oct 1994 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bolivia

10.7

May 2017

12.1

Apr 2017

2.5

Feb 2003

21.4

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Netherlands

0.1

May 2017

0.1

Apr 2017

0.1

May 2017

0.5

Aug 2002

NA

monthly

Sep 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Norway

7.8

Jun 2017

8.8

May 2017

4.8

Mar 2011

12.3

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Brazil

29.3

Jun 2017

30.3

May 2017

6.3

Mar 2001

34.2

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Nov 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Poland

5.5

May 2017

6.4

Apr 2017

3.3

Oct 2007

7.5

Jan 2000

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Chile

7.3

Jun 2017

7.7

May 2017

3.5

Apr 2008

12.3

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Portugal

1.5

May 2017

1.8

Apr 2017

0.1

Jan 2012

3.5

Aug 2002

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Colombia

11.2

Apr 2017

11.0

Mar 2017

1.7

Jul 1984

20.0

Dec 1991

NA

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Romania

5.1

May 2017

6.0

Apr 2017

4.7

Sep 2008

9.9

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Slovakia

0.2

May 2017

0.2

Apr 2017

0.0

Oct 2012

6.6

Feb 2005

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Slovenia

0.1

May 2017

0.1

Apr 2017

0.1

May 2013

8.7

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ecuador

1.0

May 2017

1.4

Apr 2017

0.2

Dec 2012

3.8

May 2008

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mexico

4.6

May 2017

5.4

Apr 2017

2.0

Aug 2000

6.5

Feb 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Spain

1.9

Apr 2017

1.6

Mar 2017

0.3

Apr 2008

10.9

Aug 1992

NA

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Panama

2.9

Jan 2017

3.4

Dec 2016

1.3

Oct 2004

6.6

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Sweden

4.1

May 2017

4.5

Apr 2017

1.6

Jun 2008

5.2

Jul 2016

NA

monthly

Mar 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Paraguay

9.1

Jun 2017

8.6

May 2017

0.2

May 1964

27.5

Apr 1981

NA

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Switzerland

31.5

May 2017

34.5

Apr 2017

2.5

Jul 2008

34.5

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Peru

19.0

May 2017

20.2

Apr 2017

1.4

Jul 1990

22.7

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1985 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Uruguay

17.3

May 2017

19.4

Apr 2017

5.4

Jan 2008

26.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Aug 2003 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Venezuela

0.5

Oct 2014

0.6

Sep 2014

0.3

May 2012

20.8

Jun 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Updated on Jul 2016
Algeria

14.0

Feb 2017

28.6

Jan 2017

6.3

Jan 2000

63.1

Nov 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Australia

3.2

May 2017

3.2

Apr 2017

0.5

Jan 1982

14.9

Dec 1972

NA

monthly

Jul 1971 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bangladesh

7.9

Apr 2017

7.5

Mar 2017

0.9

Mar 1990

9.6

Apr 1994

NA

monthly

Jul 1986 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Brunei

12.0

Apr 2017

10.4

Mar 2017

2.6

Aug 2011

18.1

Jan 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 2010 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Cambodia

7.7

Dec 2016

7.5

Sep 2016

2.6

Sep 2005

7.7

Dec 2016

NA

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Bahrain

2.4

2015

3.5

2014

0.9

1966

7.2

1986

NA

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2017
China

19.9

Jun 2017

20.4

May 2017

7.6

Nov 2000

37.2

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Botswana

17.0

Mar 2017

17.6

Feb 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

33.5

Jan 2007

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Hong Kong

9.3

May 2017

9.2

Apr 2017

4.1

Oct 2008

11.8

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
India

9.4

May 2017

9.2

Apr 2017

0.5

Dec 1990

16.2

Apr 2004

NA

monthly

Apr 1990 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Israel

19.6

Jun 2017

18.8

May 2017

4.9

Mar 2008

21.6

Sep 2015

NA

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Indonesia

11.7

Jun 2017

8.7

May 2017

4.5

Jul 2008

11.7

Jun 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Jordan

7.0

Apr 2017

7.5

Mar 2017

0.1

Jun 1988

16.7

Jan 1974

NA

monthly

Jan 1972 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
South Korea

9.1

Jun 2017

9.4

May 2017

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Malawi

4.8

Mar 2016

4.1

Feb 2016

0.4

Nov 2008

20.1

Apr 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Malaysia

5.5

May 2017

6.3

Apr 2017

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Laos

2.4

Mar 2017

1.9

Dec 2016

1.7

Jun 2014

6.3

Jun 2009

NA

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Macau

26.1

May 2017

28.6

Apr 2017

13.9

Jun 2000

56.5

Feb 2011

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Nepal

11.0

May 2017

9.2

Apr 2017

5.6

Apr 2011

29.3

Oct 2015

NA

monthly

Aug 2003 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
New Zealand

5.1

May 2017

6.0

Apr 2017

3.1

Sep 2005

8.1

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Pakistan

3.5

May 2017

3.4

Apr 2017

0.5

Dec 1996

10.8

Nov 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Philippines

8.8

May 2017

10.6

Apr 2017

0.3

Oct 1983

15.3

Jan 2013

NA

monthly

Jan 1979 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Singapore

10.0

Jun 2017

9.4

May 2017

5.5

Jul 2008

11.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Sri Lanka

3.4

May 2017

2.5

Apr 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Taiwan

22.2

Jun 2017

20.0

May 2017

1.3

Mar 1981

32.4

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Thailand

9.3

May 2017

10.5

Apr 2017

4.2

Jan 1991

13.5

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Vietnam

2.1

Dec 2016

2.3

Nov 2016

1.3

Mar 2011

6.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Albania

6.3

May 2017

7.0

Apr 2017

2.7

Dec 1996

25.3

Mar 1997

NA

monthly

Dec 1993 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Armenia

4.9

May 2017

7.0

Apr 2017

2.5

May 2000

11.1

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Azerbaijan

12.7

Mar 2017

11.3

Feb 2017

0.0

Mar 1994

27.9

Mar 2014

NA

monthly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belarus

1.1

May 2017

1.1

Apr 2017

0.3

Nov 2004

2.2

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

6.1

May 2017

6.1

Apr 2017

1.4

Dec 2000

9.2

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Croatia

8.1

Apr 2017

7.7

Mar 2017

3.2

Jun 1999

10.3

Aug 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Georgia

4.3

Jun 2017

4.1

May 2017

1.3

Jun 1997

6.4

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Oct 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kazakhstan

6.8

May 2017

8.1

Apr 2017

3.9

Nov 2005

15.9

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kyrgyzstan

4.3

Apr 2017

4.3

Mar 2017

2.3

Dec 2014

6.7

Apr 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Macedonia

3.7

May 2017

4.1

Apr 2017

2.7

Dec 2004

6.1

Jan 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Moldova

5.8

May 2017

6.3

Apr 2017

2.3

Dec 2005

8.8

Jan 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mongolia

2.9

May 2017

3.2

Apr 2017

1.0

Dec 1999

11.6

Feb 2013

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mauritius

11.4

Apr 2017

10.4

Mar 2017

2.9

Dec 2006

13.1

Feb 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Montenegro

3.3

May 2017

3.9

Apr 2017

1.0

Jan 2005

7.5

Jan 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Russia

17.6

May 2017

18.6

Apr 2017

2.2

Aug 1998

42.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Serbia

5.0

May 2017

5.7

Apr 2017

2.5

Dec 2004

13.8

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Tajikistan

0.6

Mar 2017

0.6

Feb 2017

0.0

Nov 2015

2.8

Oct 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Turkey

4.1

May 2017

4.7

Apr 2017

3.4

Dec 2004

7.4

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ukraine

3.4

May 2017

3.7

Apr 2017

1.4

Dec 2014

13.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Morocco

5.8

May 2017

6.0

Apr 2017

3.5

Oct 2012

12.4

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Dec 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Nigeria

10.4

Mar 2017

13.3

Feb 2017

0.2

Dec 1983

37.7

Apr 1989

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Oman

9.6

Nov 2016

8.2

Oct 2016

1.6

Nov 1975

11.9

Jul 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1975 - Nov 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Qatar

13.0

May 2017

13.6

Apr 2017

2.7

Jan 2008

18.9

Jul 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Saudi Arabia

45.0

2016

41.5

2015

0.5

1957

60.8

1975

NA

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

5.5

May 2017

6.1

Apr 2017

2.4

Oct 2004

7.2

Dec 2015

NA

monthly

Oct 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Sudan

0.0

May 2016

0.0

Apr 2016

0.0

May 2016

5.1

Jan 2005

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2016

Updated on Sep 2016
Syria

13.0

2010

13.3

2009

11.3

2008

22.1

2005

NA

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

3.4

Jun 2017

2.8

May 2017

1.5

Apr 1994

6.9

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Feb 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Yemen

5.6

Jul 2014

5.2

Jun 2014

0.5

Dec 1993

22.1

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jul 2014

Updated on Jun 2017
United Arab Emirates

5.1

Dec 2016

4.7

Nov 2016

2.0

Mar 2010

6.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Egypt

6.0

Apr 2017

5.1

Mar 2017

1.3

Mar 2013

16.3

Sep 2006

NA

monthly

Dec 2004 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Kuwait

11.2

Mar 2017

10.9

Dec 2016

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ivory Coast

0.0

Mar 2017

0.0

Feb 2017

0.0

Feb 2015

5.0

Feb 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
European Union

1.4

May 2017

1.6

Apr 2017

1.0

Jul 2008

3.4

Apr 2000

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kenya

5.9

Mar 2017

5.2

Feb 2017

3.1

Mar 2009

5.9

Mar 2017

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

24.5

Mar 2017

26.2

Feb 2017

2.4

Jul 1993

49.9

Aug 2006

NA

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kosovo

3.0

Apr 2017

2.8

Mar 2017

1.9

Dec 2011

6.8

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Sep 2007 - Apr 2017

Updated on May 2017

More Indicators for Kuwait

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

1.8

2015

0.5

2014

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2016
GDP Deflator Growth

-26.9

2015

-6.8

2014

-26.9

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

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

1.4

Jun 2017

2.0

May 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 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

6.7

May 2017

8.2

Apr 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Domestic Credit

106,880.1

May 2017

106,055.6

Apr 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

106,880.1

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 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

6,851.6

Jul 2017

6,762.8

Jun 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

0.304

May 2017

0.305

Apr 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 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

1,854.7

May 2017

1,721.4

Apr 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 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

31,217.4

Apr 2017

31,053.7

Mar 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Apr 2017

Updated on May 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

Jul 2017

2.75

Jun 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 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

Jul 2017

1.75

Jun 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 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 Jun 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 Jun 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

-25.86

2015

-6.29

2014

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2015

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

22.49

2015

18.00

2014

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

137,081.14

May 2017

136,028.56

Apr 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

137,453.47

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 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: Unemployment Rate

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 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
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

480,000.00

2015

494,000.00

2014

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Number of Subscriber Mobile

8,305,000.00

2015

7,600,000.00

2014

0.00

1985

8,305,000.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Fixed Line

13.40

2015

14.20

2014

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Mobile

231.76

2015

218.43

2014

0.00

1985

231.76

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
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