Kuwait Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP

2012 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Kuwait Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP was reported at -0.9 % in Sep 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 0.4 % for Jun 2020. Kuwait Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 0.0 % from Mar 2012 to Sep 2020, with 35 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.0 % in Jun 2017 and a record low of -2.1 % in Dec 2017. Kuwait Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of Nominal GDP: Quarterly: Middle East and Africa. CEIC calculates quarterly Foreign Portfolio Investment as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Foreign Portfolio Investment and quarterly Nominal GDP The Central Bank of Kuwait provides Foreign Portfolio Investment in local currency. Central Statistical Bureau provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

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Kuwait Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-0.9 Sep 2020 0.4 Jun 2020 -2.1 Dec 2017 6.0 Jun 2017 % quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) -6.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Argentina (%) 0.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 11.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 9.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (%) 0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) -3.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (%) 0.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) -0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Botswana (%) -0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 1.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Bulgaria (%) -1.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Canada (%) 4.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1961 - Dec 2020
Chile (%) -1.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
China (%) 2.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 2.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) -0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 2.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 9.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 6.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 6.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 1.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) -8.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Finland (%) 2.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
France (%) -3.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) -12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1971 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) -0.2 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Greece (%) -9.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 7.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) -10.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
India (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2009 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Ireland (%) 131.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 1.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 0.1 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Japan (%) 9.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) -10.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 1.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 2.4 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
South Korea (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (%) -0.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Laos (%) -0.0 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Latvia (%) -7.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) -4.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 2.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 160.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 16.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
North Macedonia (%) -7.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) -0.4 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Malaysia (%) 3.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 2.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 20.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 0.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 0.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Mongolia (%) -1.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 59.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 6.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (%) 0.1 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Netherlands (%) -90.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 3.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1995 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 1.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020
Norway (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Oman (%) 4.0 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Pakistan (%) -0.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) -0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 3.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) -0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 3.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) -1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) -7.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) -16.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Romania (%) 5.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 5.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) -4.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (%) -2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 1.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Sweden (%) 4.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1982 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) -2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Taiwan (%) 2.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2020
Thailand (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Turkey (%) 5.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Ukraine (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
United Kingdom (%) 4.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -12,891.871 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,158.8 May 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - May 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.119 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 37.408 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 22.312 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 8,862.962 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -5,954.525 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 13,761.529 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 1,055.958 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 415.966 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 14,817.487 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,213.483 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.236 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,090.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -29.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 7,428.111 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 28,754.528 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,208.010 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,427.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 867,654.908 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 283,644.869 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.143 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 242.817 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 31.662 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 456.091 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Jan 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,839.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 8,084.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 31.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 60.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 6,651.078 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 39.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -274.691 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 53,819.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.2 2019 yearly 2014 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 5.366 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 93,856.844 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) 448.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) 10.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) 5.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn) -36.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) 40.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) 493.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn) -1,407.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) 1,389.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) -2,795.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 42,645.054 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 127,897.922 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) -1.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,450.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 40.595 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 20.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 105.543 May 2021 monthly Dec 1961 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 145,329.343 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 115,597.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 853.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 132,579.427 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.87 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 114.09 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn) 1,849.300 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021

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