Kuwait GDP per Capita

1993 - 2018 | Yearly | USD | CEIC Data

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Kuwait's GDP Per Capita reached 30,436.744 USD in Dec 2018, compared with 26,818.989 USD in Dec 2017. Kuwait GDP Per Capita data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1993 to Dec 2018, with an average number of 25,809.319 USD. The data reached an all-time high of 45,517.854 USD in Dec 2012 and a record low of 11,422.937 in Dec 1998. CEIC calculates GDP per Capita from annual Nominal GDP and annual Population and converts it into USD. Central Statistical Bureau provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Kuwait provides Population. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's GDP expanded 0.412 % YoY in Dec 2019. Kuwait's Nominal GDP reached 134.755 USD bn in Dec 2019. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 4.071 % in Dec 2019. Gross Savings Rate of Kuwait was measured at 36.064 % in Dec 2018.

What was Kuwait's GDP per Capita in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

30,436.744

USD 2018 yearly 1993 - 2018

26,818.989

USD 2017 yearly 1993 - 2018

11,422.937

1998

45,517.854

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 11 Sep 2020

GDP per Capita by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD)

5,353.585

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Algeria (USD)

4,080.700

2018

yearly

1963 - 2018

Argentina (USD)

9,903.722

2019

yearly

1962 - 2019

Armenia (USD)

4,615.157

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Australia (USD)

55,305.837

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Austria (USD)

50,130.080

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Azerbaijan (USD)

4,851.200

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Bahrain (USD)

25,992.978

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Bangladesh (USD)

1,970.000

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

Belarus (USD)

6,698.112

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Belgium (USD)

46,082.247

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Bolivia (USD)

3,552.068

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD)

5,627.000

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Botswana (USD)

7,723.315

2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

Brazil (USD)

8,752.400

2019

yearly

1962 - 2019

Brunei (USD)

29,312.819

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Bulgaria (USD)

9,862.281

2019

yearly

1985 - 2019

Cambodia (USD)

1,693.828

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Canada (USD)

43,694.561

2020

yearly

1971 - 2020

Chile (USD)

14,686.979

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

China (USD)

10,263.710

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Colombia (USD)

6,423.115

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Croatia (USD)

14,816.040

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Cyprus (USD)

27,897.311

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Czech Republic (USD)

23,434.508

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Denmark (USD)

59,811.673

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Ecuador (USD)

6,183.826

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Egypt (USD)

3,057.000

2019

yearly

1982 - 2019

Estonia (USD)

23,755.007

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

European Union (USD)

34,909.744

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Finland (USD)

48,771.038

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

France (USD)

40,256.350

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Georgia (USD)

4,763.457

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Germany (USD)

46,467.159

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Ghana (USD)

2,212.100

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Greece (USD)

19,582.541

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Hong Kong SAR, China (USD)

48,718.511

2019

yearly

1961 - 2019

Hungary (USD)

16,148.000

2018

yearly

1991 - 2018

Iceland (USD)

67,161.366

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

India (USD)

2,139.222

2020

yearly

1958 - 2020

Indonesia (USD)

4,193.109

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Iran (USD)

5,494.057

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Ireland (USD)

78,750.166

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Israel (USD)

43,669.506

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Italy (USD)

33,146.803

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Ivory Coast (USD)

2,285.976

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Japan (USD)

40,263.970

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Jordan (USD)

4,222.633

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Kazakhstan (USD)

9,812.500

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Kenya (USD)

2,007.801

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

South Korea (USD)

31,838.200

2019

yearly

1953 - 2019

Kosovo (USD)

4,391.331

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Kuwait (USD)

30,436.744

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Kyrgyzstan (USD)

1,296.019

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Laos (USD)

2,585.000

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

Latvia (USD)

17,825.397

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Lebanon (USD)

7,817.624

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Lithuania (USD)

19,547.180

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Luxembourg (USD)

113,566.502

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Macau SAR, China (USD)

79,975.263

2019

yearly

1982 - 2019

North Macedonia (USD)

6,043.598

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Malawi (USD)

440.500

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Malaysia (USD)

11,197.665

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Malta (USD)

29,684.495

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Mauritius (USD)

10,928.743

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Mexico (USD)

9,997.371

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Moldova (USD)

3,187.712

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Mongolia (USD)

4,245.437

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Montenegro (USD)

8,758.453

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Morocco (USD)

3,363.689

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Mozambique (USD)

368.380

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Myanmar (USD)

1,249.712

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Nepal (USD)

1,084.955

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

Netherlands (USD)

52,863.774

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

New Zealand (USD)

41,057.841

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

Nigeria (USD)

2,341.862

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Norway (USD)

81,661.329

2018

yearly

1915 - 2018

Oman (USD)

16,529.408

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Pakistan (USD)

1,321.321

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Palestinian Territory (USD)

3,640.100

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Panama (USD)

14,339.427

2016

yearly

1950 - 2016

Paraguay (USD)

5,450.671

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Peru (USD)

6,953.148

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Philippines (USD)

3,511.996

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Poland (USD)

15,428.049

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Portugal (USD)

23,107.079

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Qatar (USD)

64,705.059

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Romania (USD)

12,945.254

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Russia (USD)

11,582.334

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Saudi Arabia (USD)

23,173.854

2019

yearly

1963 - 2019

Serbia (USD)

7,238.700

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Singapore (USD)

65,233.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Slovakia (USD)

19,322.135

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Slovenia (USD)

25,933.509

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

South Africa (USD)

6,130.300

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Spain (USD)

30,367.754

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Sri Lanka (USD)

3,852.000

2019

yearly

1959 - 2019

Sudan (USD)

2,825.832

2016

yearly

1970 - 2016

Sweden (USD)

54,579.603

2018

yearly

1957 - 2018

Switzerland (USD)

81,883.772

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Syria (USD)

2,834.666

2010

yearly

2002 - 2010

Taiwan (USD)

25,026.000

2018

yearly

1951 - 2018

Tajikistan (USD)

806.268

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Thailand (USD)

8,168.718

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Tunisia (USD)

3,327.825

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Turkey (USD)

9,212.735

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Ukraine (USD)

3,659.038

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

United Arab Emirates (USD)

44,313.329

2019

yearly

1985 - 2019

United Kingdom (USD)

42,338.432

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

United States (USD)

59,484.000

2017

yearly

1929 - 2017

Uruguay (USD)

16,191.917

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Uzbekistan (USD)

1,724.839

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Venezuela (USD)

684,960.377

2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

Vietnam (USD)

2,715.000

2019

yearly

1983 - 2019

Yemen (USD)

736.212

2017

yearly

1991 - 2017

Zambia (USD)

1,375.334

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Kuwait Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

30,136.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-2.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-8.826

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

30,436.744

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-7.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

55,117.834

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

39.2

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

31,871.013

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

22.7

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Investment: % of GDP (%)

25.2

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

35,456.308

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

Gross National Product (USD mn)

159,279.667

2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

Gross Savings Rate (%)

36.1

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

44,697.438

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

25,265.213

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

2.440

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

100.486

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption (KWD mn)

26,266.448

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn)

9,623.513

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn)

16,642.935

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (KWD mn)

10,706.144

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Exports (KWD mn)

24,091.737

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: Imports (KWD mn)

18,589.475

2018

yearly

1962 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption (KWD mn)

21,246.484

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Government (KWD mn)

7,865.439

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption: Private (KWD mn)

13,381.045

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (KWD mn)

9,334.477

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Exports (KWD mn)

24,329.589

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Imports (KWD mn)

15,647.706

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

GDP per Capita: KWD (KWD)

9,190.433

2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

GDP Deflator: 2010p (2010=100)

103.776

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Gross National Product (KWD mn)

48,094.800

2018

yearly

1964 - 2018

GDP: National Disposable Income (KWD mn)

40,298.454

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

GDP: Net Saving (KWD mn)

14,032.006

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-10.0

Mar 2017

monthly

Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

151,211,100.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-8.6

2017

yearly

1988 - 2017

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-10,753.192

2017

yearly

1988 - 2017

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

128.142

Dec 2015

monthly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2015

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

1.4

2017

yearly

1986 - 2017

National Government Debt (USD mn)

4,162.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

4.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn)

23.881

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn)

38.428

2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn)

22.442

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn)

226.000

2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn)

486.000

2016

yearly

1987 - 2016

Government Revenue (KWD mn)

13,633.900

2016

yearly

1987 - 2016

Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn)

12,125.900

2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn)

-3,247.800

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

Government Expenditure (KWD mn)

18,245.900

2016

yearly

1989 - 2016

Public Debt (KWD mn)

1,272.300

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

4.6

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

73.4

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

2,729,500.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment Rate (%)

2.09

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-1.21

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

5.603

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

1.087

2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

Population: Annual (Person th)

4,621.638

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Population: Kuwaiti (Person)

1,386,363.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Population: Non Kuwaiti (Person)

3,177,606.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Vital Statistics: Natural Increase Rate (‰)

13.050

2017

yearly

2008 - 2017

Labour Force (Person)

2,787,826.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

227,964.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

216,314.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

1,877,988.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Force: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

465,560.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment (Person)

2,729,500.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

200,990.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

189,949.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

1,873,692.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Employment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

464,869.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment (Person)

58,326.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

26,974.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

26,365.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Male (Person)

4,296.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment: Non Kuwaiti: Female (Person)

691.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

2,203,723

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

113,000

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

9.5

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

14,407.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

98,593.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

2.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1992 - Aug 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

1.644

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2017 - Aug 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

5.018

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1974 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

2.500

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Wholesale Price Index (2007=100)

137.900

Mar 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Mar 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

1.244

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn)

242.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

6,414.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-62.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

12,357.584

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

44,606.459

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

1,900.315

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

6,122.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-3.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

981,863.677

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

318,455.773

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

0.308

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

199.958

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

28.767

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

498.515

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

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)

681.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

6,387.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

18.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

675.5

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

693.528

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

15.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

678.043

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

52,143.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2018 - Dec 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

50.8

2019

yearly

2014 - 2019

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

115,210.882

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

2.030

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn)

5.000

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: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn)

-1,260.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn)

40.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn)

10.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn)

-36.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: CA: 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: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn)

493.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn)

1,389.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn)

448.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn)

-2,795.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn)

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Number of Investment Companies (Unit)

58.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - Aug 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

1.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

41,903.376

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

131,962.265

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

M2 Growth (%)

6.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

42,736.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

28.180

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

15.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

102.959

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1961 - May 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

148,770.727

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

5.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

110,863.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

0.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

1,483.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

129,886.726

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

4.86

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

94.56

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Money Supply: M3 (KWD mn)

40,335.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn)

12,808.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn)

2,340.300

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn)

39,826.900

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn)

35,411.700

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

23.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2017 - Sep 2019

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.3

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Central Bank of Kuwait: Assets (KWD mn)

13,720.100

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Local Banks: Assets (KWD mn)

72,686.200

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

3.937

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1979 - Aug 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (KWD/USD)

0.306

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

1.50

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.63

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - Aug 2020

Overnight Rate: Central Bank of Kuwait (% pa)

10.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2020

Deposits Rate: Weighted Average (% pa)

1.537

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Weighted Average (% pa)

3.937

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (KWD/1000 EUR)

361.111

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2001 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: End of Period: US Dollar (KWD/USD)

0.303

Dec 2018

monthly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2018

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

4,097

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2018

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

13,952.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

4,509.010

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

2.275

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

2,292.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2020

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

1,986.320

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

426.595

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

12,316

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-32.8

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

919

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

42.9

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person)

112,457.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

231,964.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Saudi Arabia (Person)

3,580,402.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Qatar (Person)

130,810.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

4,071,667.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Visitor Departures (Person)

12,447,512.000

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

4,074,541.000

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: United Arab Emirates (Person)

112,673.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

231,778.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Oman (Person)

42,663.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Visitor Departures: GCC: Qatar (Person)

127,313.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Length of Stay: Hotel (Night)

25,768.000

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Number of Hotels (Unit)

90.000

2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

Number of Hotel Rooms (Unit)

6,294.000

2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (29Mar2018=1000)

5,445.2

Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2018 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

87.5

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

103,357.531

Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: KSE (KWD)

31,608,702,068.628

Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2020

Trading Value: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (KWD)

204,776,610.51

May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Trading Volume: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit)

1,198,027,674.00

May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Number of Listed Companies: Boursa Kuwait (BK) (Unit)

175.00

May 2018

monthly

Apr 2018 - May 2018

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,876.188

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

959,575.600

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

11.440

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

515,542.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

7,327,028.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

12.461

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

174.159

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

144,964.537

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

84,432.568

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

5,181.838

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

2,571,033.731

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

1,625,801.027

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

134,692.980

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Registered Vehicles: in Use (Unit)

2,075,475.000

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

No of Registered Vehicles: in Use: Private (Unit)

1,659,340.000

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

No of Registered Vehicles: New (Unit)

150,526.000

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Air Transport: No of Passengers: Kuwait International Airport (Person)

1,203,697.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Air Transport: Freight Movements: Kuwait International Airport (kg)

22,611,976.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Maritime Transport: Vessels Arrivals: Kuwait Ports: Cargo (Unit)

677.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2018

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