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Kuwait Gross Savings Rate

1970 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC Generated

Kuwait's Gross Savings Rate was measured at 22.4 % in Dec 2016, compared with 27.8 % in the previous year. Kuwait Gross Savings Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1970 to Dec 2016, with an average rate of 40.0 %. The data reached an all-time high of 65.9 % in Dec 1974 and a record low of -156.8 % in Dec 1991. CEIC calculates Gross National Savings Rate from annual Gross National Savings and annual Gross National Product. Gross National Savings is calculated as Gross National Product less Final Consumption Expenditure plus Net Current Transfers from Abroad. Central Statistical Bureau provides Gross National Product, Final Consumption Expenditure and Net Current Transfers from Abroad in local currency. Gross National Savings Rate between 1989 and 1999 is sourced from the World Bank.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's GDP expanded 1.8 % YoY in Dec 2015. Kuwait's Nominal GDP reached 110.9 USD bn in Dec 2016. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 26.9 % in Dec 2015. Kuwait's GDP Per Capita reached 25,138.9 USD in Dec 2016.

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What was Kuwait’s Gross Savings Rate in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Algeria

36.8

2015

43.4

2014

36.8

2015

58.2

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Argentina

12.8

Mar 2017

16.6

Dec 2016

12.8

Mar 2017

28.6

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Armenia

0.3

Mar 2017

12.4

Dec 2016

-56.4

Mar 1995

31.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Australia

24.9

Mar 2017

25.8

Dec 2016

18.8

Mar 1983

36.0

Dec 1973

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

27.9

Jun 2017

28.3

Mar 2017

23.8

Mar 1996

30.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Azerbaijan

30.8

Dec 2016

30.5

Sep 2016

15.0

Dec 2003

60.5

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Bahrain

25.5

2015

33.0

2014

4.5

1989

48.8

2007

%

yearly

1989 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Bangladesh

30.3

2017

30.8

2016

27.8

2008

30.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

25.9

Mar 2017

30.1

Dec 2016

4.8

Jun 1994

48.3

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belgium

23.9

Mar 2017

21.9

Dec 2016

14.5

Jun 1983

32.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bolivia

1.4

Dec 2016

19.7

Sep 2016

-2.6

Dec 2015

34.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

12.4

2015

11.3

2014

-7.4

2003

24.8

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Botswana

32.0

Mar 2017

33.4

Dec 2016

19.9

Dec 2015

49.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Brazil

16.0

Mar 2017

11.4

Dec 2016

4.8

Mar 1994

27.6

Sep 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Brunei

50.1

Dec 2016

52.0

Sep 2016

45.5

Jun 2009

68.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Bulgaria

24.0

Jun 2017

14.3

Mar 2017

5.4

Mar 2005

31.2

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Cambodia

17.8

2015

17.0

2014

-5.6

1993

17.8

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Canada

20.0

Mar 2017

21.6

Dec 2016

16.3

Mar 1992

34.6

Sep 1966

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Chile

19.8

Jun 2017

20.0

Mar 2017

18.3

Dec 2000

28.4

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
China

46.4

2016

48.2

2015

16.2

1962

51.5

2010

%

yearly

1952 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Colombia

18.9

Jun 2017

19.1

Mar 2017

11.2

Mar 2002

23.9

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

18.2

Mar 2017

18.5

Dec 2016

11.6

Dec 2000

33.4

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Cyprus

11.8

Mar 2017

10.7

Dec 2016

7.5

Dec 2011

33.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Czech Republic

33.1

Mar 2017

31.1

Dec 2016

8.8

Dec 1993

71.5

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Denmark

26.1

Mar 2017

28.0

Dec 2016

18.0

Dec 1993

29.9

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ecuador

23.9

Mar 2017

24.1

Dec 2016

15.6

Dec 1998

31.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Egypt

9.1

2016

9.5

2015

8.5

2014

30.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Estonia

24.2

Mar 2017

26.0

Dec 2016

12.9

Mar 1997

33.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
European Union

23.5

Mar 2017

23.3

Dec 2016

20.4

Jun 2009

24.1

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Finland

21.6

Mar 2017

20.7

Dec 2016

19.6

Dec 2012

33.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
France

14.0

Mar 2017

14.0

Dec 2016

11.3

Dec 1987

22.8

Dec 1974

%

quarterly

Jun 1949 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Georgia

15.7

Mar 2017

19.4

Dec 2016

-27.0

Mar 1996

27.0

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Germany

28.8

Mar 2017

25.1

Dec 2016

20.8

Dec 1992

28.9

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Greece

7.0

Mar 2017

7.2

Dec 2016

4.3

Mar 2010

21.8

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Hong Kong

23.8

Mar 2017

27.8

Dec 2016

19.3

Jun 2014

37.6

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

26.4

Mar 2017

30.5

Dec 2016

13.8

Mar 2003

34.1

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Iceland

23.6

Mar 2017

25.5

Dec 2016

15.0

Jun 2005

35.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
India

32.3

2016

33.1

2015

8.0

1954

36.8

2008

%

yearly

1951 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

34.6

Jun 2017

35.3

Mar 2017

28.3

Dec 2015

37.8

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Iran

33.1

Mar 2017

37.5

Dec 2016

-8.2

Mar 1989

54.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ireland

54.2

Mar 2017

56.2

Dec 2016

28.2

Dec 2009

56.2

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Israel

22.5

Jun 2017

23.2

Mar 2017

-3.7

Sep 1982

25.3

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Italy

19.2

Mar 2017

20.2

Dec 2016

17.5

Mar 2013

25.3

Dec 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ivory Coast

26.5

2016

25.2

2015

9.2

1992

99.1

2014

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

26.3

Mar 2016

26.5

Dec 2015

22.2

Mar 2014

40.2

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Jordan

15.0

2015

20.9

2014

11.8

2012

43.4

1980

%

yearly

1976 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

31.0

Dec 2016

39.2

Sep 2016

1.4

Jun 1994

52.9

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jul 2017
Kenya

7.3

2016

7.4

2015

6.0

2013

11.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

-8.7

Mar 2017

-8.0

Dec 2016

-13.1

Dec 2014

16.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kuwait

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-10.6

Mar 2017

2.1

Dec 2016

-38.3

Mar 2008

32.6

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

12.7

2015

10.6

2014

-0.6

1988

21.1

2009

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Latvia

16.3

Mar 2017

23.5

Dec 2016

6.3

Mar 1996

24.5

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

1.1

2015

-2.1

2014

-4.6

2012

4.2

2005

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

13.5

Mar 2017

15.5

Dec 2016

7.8

Mar 1995

30.5

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Luxembourg

54.2

Mar 2017

55.0

Dec 2016

39.3

Sep 1995

55.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Macau

65.8

Mar 2017

63.4

Dec 2016

36.3

Jun 2003

76.5

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Macedonia

19.2

Mar 2017

20.2

Dec 2016

-8.3

Sep 2001

20.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Malawi

12.7

2015

12.7

2014

1.3

1997

22.4

1978

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

30.1

Jun 2017

30.0

Mar 2017

26.5

Dec 2014

37.7

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malta

34.1

Mar 2017

35.4

Dec 2016

13.6

Dec 2001

38.5

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mauritius

12.6

Mar 2017

10.5

Dec 2016

9.0

Sep 2015

29.1

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

20.7

Mar 2017

19.0

Dec 2016

15.5

Sep 1992

35.1

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Moldova

-9.1

Mar 2017

-6.7

Dec 2016

-27.6

Mar 2011

25.6

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mongolia

42.1

Jun 2017

30.8

Mar 2017

-4.7

Mar 2009

55.2

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Montenegro

-14.6

Mar 2017

-13.9

Dec 2016

-17.0

Dec 2010

26.5

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

29.3

2016

29.4

2015

15.0

1976

34.1

2008

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

31.8

2016

32.6

2015

4.4

1967

37.0

2012

%

yearly

1961 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

43.3

2017

39.4

2016

23.8

2003

45.0

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

30.9

Mar 2017

31.3

Dec 2016

24.6

Jun 2002

33.6

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
New Zealand

27.5

Mar 2017

25.4

Dec 2016

15.8

Sep 1992

31.4

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Nigeria

15.5

2015

21.8

2014

15.5

2015

33.4

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Norway

33.9

Mar 2017

32.6

Dec 2016

26.5

Dec 1992

43.7

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Oman

20.8

2015

30.9

2014

9.5

1993

46.6

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Pakistan

6.3

2017

8.7

2016

6.3

2017

17.4

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Panama

41.3

2016

37.4

2015

2.7

1989

41.3

2016

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Paraguay

24.0

Mar 2017

16.7

Dec 2016

14.7

Mar 2012

35.4

Sep 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Peru

22.5

Mar 2017

24.9

Dec 2016

10.3

Sep 1993

31.8

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Philippines

14.8

Jun 2017

14.9

Mar 2017

11.1

Jun 1998

36.5

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Poland

17.4

Mar 2017

30.3

Dec 2016

8.6

Mar 2002

31.2

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Portugal

17.5

Mar 2017

15.6

Dec 2016

9.9

Dec 2009

21.4

Dec 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Qatar

56.8

2014

60.3

2013

54.8

2009

68.2

2008

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Romania

19.5

Mar 2017

27.4

Dec 2016

3.6

Dec 1995

33.9

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Russia

25.0

Mar 2017

34.1

Dec 2016

17.9

Mar 2009

42.7

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Saudi Arabia

39.0

Mar 2017

29.6

Dec 2016

27.3

Dec 2015

60.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Serbia

4.2

Mar 2017

13.0

Dec 2016

-9.8

Jun 1999

13.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Singapore

45.8

2016

47.0

2015

-2.1

1960

52.4

1997

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Slovakia

21.9

Mar 2017

22.9

Dec 2016

14.7

Dec 2009

33.2

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Slovenia

29.4

Mar 2017

24.4

Dec 2016

18.7

Dec 2012

31.5

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Africa

17.3

Mar 2017

16.9

Dec 2016

14.4

Dec 2012

42.4

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Korea

34.6

Mar 2017

36.7

Dec 2016

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Spain

20.0

Mar 2017

24.1

Dec 2016

15.3

Mar 2012

25.7

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Sri Lanka

24.8

Mar 2017

26.2

Dec 2016

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Sudan

19.2

2011

22.4

2010

-4.1

1981

22.4

2010

%

yearly

1970 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Sweden

31.2

Jun 2017

30.1

Mar 2017

20.6

Sep 1982

32.5

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Switzerland

30.6

Mar 2017

32.3

Dec 2016

23.6

Sep 2008

37.7

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Syria

27.0

2010

28.2

2009

4.7

1988

32.0

2008

%

yearly

1963 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

33.0

Jun 2017

33.1

Mar 2017

15.9

Mar 1968

43.4

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tajikistan

8.7

2013

8.8

2012

2.6

2006

14.7

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2013

Updated on 2017
Thailand

30.7

Jun 2017

36.1

Mar 2017

26.7

Sep 2014

40.2

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tunisia

8.8

2016

9.5

2015

8.8

2016

22.7

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

24.2

Mar 2017

24.9

Dec 2016

14.4

Mar 2000

29.4

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ukraine

8.5

Mar 2017

16.9

Dec 2016

3.8

Mar 2016

35.9

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United Arab Emirates

27.5

2016

29.3

2015

25.8

2010

84.2

1974

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

17.8

Mar 2017

15.1

Dec 2016

11.4

Dec 2009

24.4

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United States

17.3

Mar 2017

17.2

Dec 2016

13.7

Sep 2009

24.9

Mar 1965

%

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Uruguay

18.1

2016

17.2

2015

11.0

2000

18.2

2009

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

3.4

2014

14.3

2013

3.4

2014

46.3

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Vietnam

25.7

2015

27.9

2014

-24.8

1968

29.6

2012

%

yearly

1955 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Yemen

7.3

2013

19.0

2012

7.3

2013

38.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2013

Updated on 2015

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
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

1.3

Jul 2017

1.4

Jun 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 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

0.303

Jun 2017

0.304

May 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 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
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

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
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

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

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