Kuwait GDP per Capita

1993 - 2020 | Yearly | USD | CEIC Data

Key information about Kuwait GDP Per Capita

  • Kuwait Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 22,682.592 USD in Dec 2020, compared with 28,515.505 USD in Dec 2019.
  • Kuwait GDP Per Capita data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1993 to Dec 2020, 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 Public Authority for Civil Information provides Population. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Kuwait GDP Per Capita data

  • In the latest reports, Kuwait GDP expanded 4.688 % YoY in Dec 2020.
  • Kuwait Nominal GDP reached 27.984 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 10.097 % in Dec 2020.
  • Gross Savings Rate of Kuwait was measured at 31.084 % in Dec 2019.

View Kuwait's GDP per Capita from 1993 to 2020 in the chart:

Kuwait GDP per Capita

What was Kuwait's GDP per Capita in 2020?

Kuwait Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 22,682.592 USD in Dec 2020, compared with 28,515.505 USD in Dec 2019. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
22,682.592 2020 28,515.505 2019 11,422.937 1998 45,517.854 2012 USD yearly 1993 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD) 6,491.654 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Algeria (USD) 3,278.100 2020 yearly 1963 - 2020
Argentina (USD) 10,627.624 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Armenia (USD) 4,269.299 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Australia (USD) 60,057.573 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Austria (USD) 53,186.829 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Azerbaijan (USD) 5,452.500 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Bahrain (USD) 25,831.691 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD) 2,723.000 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Belarus (USD) 6,698.112 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Belgium (USD) 51,683.847 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Bolivia (USD) 3,137.990 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD) 6,698.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Botswana (USD) 7,308.582 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Brazil (USD) 7,541.960 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Brunei (USD) 32,573.325 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Bulgaria (USD) 11,736.853 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Cambodia (USD) 1,647.565 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Canada (USD) 47,972.062 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
Chile (USD) 16,054.431 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
China (USD) 12,554.646 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Colombia (USD) 6,158.908 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Croatia (USD) 14,621.354 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Cyprus (USD) 30,786.578 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Czech Republic (USD) 26,857.690 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Denmark (USD) 67,826.709 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Ecuador (USD) 5,627.772 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Egypt (USD) 3,969.334 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
Estonia (USD) 23,013.931 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
European Union (USD) 34,286.666 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Finland (USD) 53,663.028 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
France (USD) 43,359.790 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Georgia (USD) 5,015.343 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Germany (USD) 50,760.598 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Ghana (USD) 2,564.956 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Greece (USD) 20,276.444 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD) 49,805.082 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Hungary (USD) 16,079.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Iceland (USD) 68,233.569 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
India (USD) 2,321.104 2022 yearly 1958 - 2022
Indonesia (USD) 4,349.171 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Iran (USD) 11,162.240 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Ireland (USD) 85,376.592 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Israel (USD) 51,499.731 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (USD) 31,343.639 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Ivory Coast (USD) 2,325.724 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Japan (USD) 39,375.649 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Jordan (USD) 4,097.596 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Kazakhstan (USD) 10,369.900 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Kenya (USD) 2,007.801 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (USD) 34,983.700 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Kosovo (USD) 4,291.824 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Kuwait (USD) 22,682.592 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD) 1,266.194 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Laos (USD) 2,595.000 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Latvia (USD) 20,643.447 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Lebanon (USD) 9,300.837 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Lithuania (USD) 23,369.556 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Luxembourg (USD) 134,352.039 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD) 43,775.138 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
North Macedonia (USD) 5,856.657 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Malawi (USD) 628.700 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Malaysia (USD) 10,360.182 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Malta (USD) 28,898.396 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mauritius (USD) 9,045.160 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Mexico (USD) 10,089.558 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Moldova (USD) 4,375.755 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Mongolia (USD) 4,427.651 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Montenegro (USD) 7,678.072 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Morocco (USD) 3,934.243 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Mozambique (USD) 466.557 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Myanmar (USD) 1,269.833 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Nepal (USD) 1,371.971 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Netherlands (USD) 52,179.477 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
New Zealand (USD) 48,440.757 2022 yearly 1961 - 2022
Nigeria (USD) 2,073.783 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Norway (USD) 67,307.277 2020 yearly 1915 - 2020
Oman (USD) 19,169.795 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Pakistan (USD) 1,551.180 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD) 3,654.600 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Panama (USD) 14,339.427 2016 yearly 1950 - 2016
Paraguay (USD) 5,350.899 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Peru (USD) 6,726.612 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Philippines (USD) 3,576.145 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Poland (USD) 17,830.493 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Portugal (USD) 24,279.173 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Qatar (USD) 64,705.059 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Romania (USD) 12,994.319 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Russia (USD) 12,194.769 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD) 23,310.800 2021 yearly 1963 - 2021
Serbia (USD) 7,742.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Singapore (USD) 72,766.000 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Slovakia (USD) 21,111.810 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Slovenia (USD) 29,187.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
South Africa (USD) 6,981.594 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Spain (USD) 27,002.608 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Sri Lanka (USD) 3,815.000 2021 yearly 1959 - 2021
Sudan (USD) 2,825.832 2016 yearly 1970 - 2016
Sweden (USD) 52,838.491 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Switzerland (USD) 93,131.360 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

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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) -35,254.149 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 1,635.9 May 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - May 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.751 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 13.132 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 28.437 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -401.505 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 14,978.234 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,711.965 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 1,402.323 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 383.685 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 16,380.557 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 15,979.052 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
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 (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.861 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,006.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 61.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 20,167.163 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 51,195.339 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,928.186 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,189.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 27.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,073,023.230 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 371,521.020 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1.157 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 266.038 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 27.186 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 505.174 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,366.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 8,665.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 94.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 506.970 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 20.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 60.570 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 58,787.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.5 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 99,111.738 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: 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: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 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: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) 0.000 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: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) 448.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 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: 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 (%) 1.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 43,468.346 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 136,002.617 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,841.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 42.914 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 103.851 May 2022 monthly Dec 1961 - May 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 153,790.283 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 7.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 129,384.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 2,105.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 146,673.646 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.12 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 119.16 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020

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