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Kuwait Investment: % of GDP

1962 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

Kuwait's Investment accounted for 27.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a ratio of 25.4 % in the previous year. Kuwait's investment share of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1962 to Dec 2016, with an average ratio of 16.3 %. The data reached an all-time high of 39.3 % in Dec 1991 and a record low of 6.8 % in Dec 1974. CEIC calculates Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Nominal Gross Capital Formation and annual Nominal GDP. Central Statistical Bureau provides Nominal Gross Capital Formation in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's GDP expanded 3.5 % YoY in Dec 2016. Kuwait's Nominal GDP reached 110.9 USD bn in Dec 2016. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 6.1 % in Dec 2016. Kuwait's GDP Per Capita reached 25,140.7 USD in Dec 2016. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 22.4 % in Dec 2016.

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What was Kuwait's Investment: % of GDP in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018

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Investment: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Kuwait

Series Details
Series ID

327805602

Name

Investment: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Kuwait

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

1962

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

06 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

16.56

Variance

28.94

Standard deviation

5.38

Skewness

1.40

Kurtosis

4.87

Coefficient variation

0.32

Median

16.29

Max
1991

39.29

Min
1974

6.78

Previous observation
2015

25.43

Last observation
2016

26.99

Number of Observations

55

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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Sep 2017

24.8

Jun 2017

20.5

Mar 2014

40.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Algeria

50.7

2016

50.7

2015

14.8

1966

52.1

1978

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Argentina

15.5

Sep 2017

14.4

Jun 2017

14.2

Dec 2016

20.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Armenia

18.6

Sep 2017

15.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2002

49.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Australia

24.4

Sep 2017

24.9

Jun 2017

21.2

Mar 1992

35.7

Dec 1968

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Austria

25.3

Sep 2017

25.7

Jun 2017

19.7

Mar 2010

28.9

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Azerbaijan

19.0

Sep 2017

21.1

Jun 2017

14.1

Mar 2001

66.4

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bahrain

29.6

2016

26.5

2015

10.6

1999

46.6

1977

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bangladesh

30.5

2017

29.7

2016

4.7

1972

30.5

2017

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Belarus

28.3

Sep 2017

23.0

Jun 2017

15.3

Mar 2004

48.4

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belgium

25.6

Sep 2017

24.7

Jun 2017

11.8

Jun 1983

26.9

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bolivia

26.0

Sep 2017

28.3

Jun 2017

3.0

Dec 2007

28.3

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina

19.0

2016

18.0

2015

15.9

2010

42.0

1997

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Botswana

26.9

Sep 2017

25.5

Jun 2017

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Brazil

16.2

Sep 2017

14.9

Jun 2017

13.1

Dec 2016

27.4

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Brunei

55.2

Sep 2017

32.9

Jun 2017

9.4

Mar 2006

55.2

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bulgaria

22.6

Dec 2017

18.8

Sep 2017

-1.9

Sep 1996

42.7

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cambodia

22.7

2016

22.5

2015

11.8

1998

22.7

2016

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Canada

26.7

Sep 2017

22.0

Jun 2017

15.9

Jun 1996

33.0

Sep 1966

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Chile

22.0

Sep 2017

21.8

Jun 2017

17.8

Jun 2004

30.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
China

44.4

2017

44.1

2016

15.1

1962

48.0

2011

%

yearly

1952 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Colombia

24.1

Sep 2017

24.7

Jun 2017

14.3

Mar 2002

27.8

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Croatia

10.6

Sep 2017

24.8

Jun 2017

8.2

Sep 2001

40.5

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cyprus

9.4

Sep 2017

10.4

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2016

35.6

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Czech Republic

29.2

Sep 2017

26.5

Jun 2017

13.9

Dec 1991

44.4

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Denmark

20.9

Sep 2017

21.3

Jun 2017

15.1

Dec 1993

26.4

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ecuador

26.1

Sep 2017

25.6

Jun 2017

8.7

Jun 1999

30.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Egypt

15.3

Jun 2017

17.1

Mar 2017

10.3

Sep 2014

27.8

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Estonia

25.0

Sep 2017

24.1

Jun 2017

18.0

Jun 2009

42.8

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
European Union

20.6

Sep 2017

20.4

Jun 2017

18.9

Mar 2013

23.4

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Finland

24.1

Sep 2017

21.6

Jun 2017

15.6

Mar 1994

30.8

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
France

23.9

Dec 2017

24.2

Sep 2017

18.8

Dec 1993

29.5

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Georgia

30.3

Sep 2017

31.3

Jun 2017

8.3

Mar 2009

41.2

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Germany

21.4

Sep 2017

18.7

Jun 2017

15.8

Dec 2009

28.0

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Greece

4.1

Sep 2017

10.7

Jun 2017

3.2

Sep 2016

32.3

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hong Kong

20.5

Sep 2017

23.3

Jun 2017

17.5

Mar 2009

40.0

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hungary

25.1

Sep 2017

19.6

Jun 2017

13.6

Mar 2010

30.5

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iceland

24.1

Sep 2017

21.3

Jun 2017

12.0

Jun 2010

39.9

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
India

30.5

Sep 2017

32.5

Jun 2017

28.6

Mar 2017

41.2

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Indonesia

32.0

Dec 2017

33.1

Sep 2017

9.7

Jun 1999

41.6

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iran

20.7

Sep 2017

14.4

Jun 2017

-3.4

Mar 1989

69.3

Sep 1992

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ireland

19.9

Sep 2017

34.4

Jun 2017

15.1

Sep 2010

38.8

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Israel

22.0

Dec 2017

21.0

Sep 2017

14.8

Mar 1985

28.2

Dec 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Italy

16.0

Sep 2017

17.6

Jun 2017

15.7

Sep 2016

28.2

Jun 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ivory Coast

20.7

2016

20.1

2015

4.7

2011

29.8

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

24.2

Sep 2017

22.6

Jun 2017

19.9

Jun 2010

34.0

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Jordan

22.1

2016

24.1

2015

19.8

1986

46.0

1981

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

29.2

Sep 2017

22.8

Jun 2017

3.6

Dec 1999

55.6

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kenya

17.2

2016

21.6

2015

13.1

1964

29.8

1978

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kosovo

27.6

Sep 2017

34.6

Jun 2017

21.4

Mar 2015

37.7

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kuwait

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kyrgyzstan

31.1

Sep 2017

36.1

Jun 2017

8.5

Sep 2001

41.9

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Laos

29.0

2016

31.6

2015

6.2

1984

34.1

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Latvia

25.6

Sep 2017

21.1

Jun 2017

2.8

Mar 1993

44.5

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lebanon

24.9

2016

21.4

2015

17.8

1990

36.7

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Lithuania

21.6

Sep 2017

16.3

Jun 2017

10.0

Dec 2009

34.9

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Luxembourg

15.9

Sep 2017

18.1

Jun 2017

10.8

Mar 2009

28.5

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macau

17.4

Sep 2017

19.7

Jun 2017

7.8

Sep 2001

40.9

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macedonia

28.9

Sep 2017

27.5

Jun 2017

1.5

Sep 2001

38.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malawi

15.2

2016

10.9

2015

7.7

1964

38.4

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

24.1

Dec 2017

24.0

Sep 2017

16.0

Dec 2006

50.2

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malta

19.4

Sep 2017

17.2

Jun 2017

9.1

Sep 2002

31.2

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mauritius

18.3

Sep 2017

17.4

Jun 2017

9.9

Mar 2001

34.2

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mexico

22.6

Sep 2017

22.7

Jun 2017

19.3

Jun 1995

27.3

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Moldova

25.3

Sep 2017

24.0

Jun 2017

7.2

Mar 2003

49.4

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mongolia

45.2

Dec 2017

34.4

Sep 2017

7.2

Mar 2009

74.7

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Montenegro

13.4

Sep 2017

35.9

Jun 2017

6.1

Sep 2015

37.0

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Myanmar

34.9

2016

32.1

2015

4.4

1967

34.9

2016

%

yearly

1961 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nepal

42.5

2017

33.7

2016

14.5

1975

42.5

2017

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Netherlands

21.2

Dec 2017

19.8

Sep 2017

16.9

Mar 2013

26.9

Dec 1989

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
New Zealand

24.4

Sep 2017

20.7

Jun 2017

13.2

Jun 1991

27.8

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nigeria

15.3

2016

15.5

2015

5.5

2005

34.0

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Norway

29.4

Dec 2017

28.3

Sep 2017

18.1

Dec 2003

35.4

Jun 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Oman

32.4

2016

31.7

2015

9.3

1969

36.7

2008

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Pakistan

15.8

2017

15.6

2016

11.6

1960

21.5

1965

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Panama

40.6

2016

42.6

2015

3.9

1989

45.0

2014

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Paraguay

19.2

Sep 2017

16.8

Jun 2017

11.7

Mar 2009

26.4

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Peru

21.8

Sep 2017

20.4

Jun 2017

10.8

Sep 2004

36.7

Dec 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Philippines

24.4

Dec 2017

24.6

Sep 2017

14.6

Dec 1985

35.3

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Poland

18.4

Sep 2017

18.5

Jun 2017

12.4

Mar 2013

34.9

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Portugal

16.2

Sep 2017

16.8

Jun 2017

14.3

Mar 2013

29.7

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Qatar

45.8

2016

38.2

2015

14.4

1987

46.0

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Romania

27.5

Sep 2017

22.3

Jun 2017

10.2

Dec 1995

40.4

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Russia

29.1

Sep 2017

23.9

Jun 2017

-2.0

Dec 1998

31.4

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Saudi Arabia

27.7

Sep 2017

31.4

Jun 2017

17.5

Jun 2003

38.6

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Serbia

21.5

Sep 2017

21.2

Jun 2017

-6.0

Jun 1999

35.5

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Singapore

27.6

2017

27.0

2016

11.3

1960

47.0

1984

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Slovakia

26.5

Sep 2017

22.8

Jun 2017

16.4

Mar 2013

39.5

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovenia

18.4

Sep 2017

19.7

Jun 2017

15.6

Dec 2012

35.0

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Africa

20.1

Sep 2017

19.5

Jun 2017

11.3

Dec 1993

40.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Korea

30.6

Sep 2017

31.7

Jun 2017

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Spain

20.6

Sep 2017

21.0

Jun 2017

13.9

Sep 1983

32.3

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sri Lanka

21.6

Sep 2017

33.1

Jun 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sudan

19.6

2016

16.6

2015

4.3

1988

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Sweden

24.8

Sep 2017

25.8

Jun 2017

17.6

Sep 1993

28.8

Dec 1989

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Switzerland

26.0

Sep 2017

22.3

Jun 2017

19.4

Jun 2013

35.4

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Syria

26.7

2010

30.0

2009

10.3

1965

38.1

1977

%

yearly

1960 - 2010

Updated on 2018
Taiwan

19.5

Dec 2017

19.7

Sep 2017

6.4

Sep 1963

48.3

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tajikistan

19.1

2013

19.6

2012

9.4

2000

39.2

1993

%

yearly

1985 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Thailand

26.5

Dec 2017

20.1

Sep 2017

14.5

Mar 2009

45.0

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tunisia

18.3

2016

20.0

2015

14.5

1960

32.3

1981

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Turkey

32.2

Sep 2017

30.9

Jun 2017

12.8

Mar 1999

33.3

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ukraine

29.7

Sep 2017

15.5

Jun 2017

7.4

Mar 2014

34.2

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United Arab Emirates

25.1

2016

24.9

2015

13.6

1990

31.6

2009

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018
United Kingdom

17.5

Sep 2017

16.7

Jun 2017

13.3

Jun 1955

25.9

Mar 1989

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United States

19.9

Dec 2017

19.8

Sep 2017

16.1

Jun 1947

25.4

Dec 1978

%

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

18.7

2016

19.7

2015

10.1

1968

23.2

2008

%

yearly

1955 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Venezuela

42.1

2015

24.8

2014

10.2

1990

42.8

1978

%

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Vietnam

26.6

2016

27.7

2015

8.8

1972

39.6

2007

%

yearly

1955 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Yemen

11.2

2013

19.3

2012

5.9

1996

35.6

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2013

Updated on 2018

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

9.8

2016

4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

294.5

2016

282.6

2015

282.6

2015

3,890.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

10.7

Sep 2017

3.4

Jun 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

120,219.46

Oct 2017

121,319.26

Sep 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

22.88

2022

22.12

2021

1.66

1991

35.70

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

10.96

2016

13.40

2015

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.5

2016

0.6

2015

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.43

2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

7.0

Nov 2017

7.7

Oct 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.2

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

8,206.0

Sep 2017

8,002.1

Jun 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.3

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.37

Oct 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

32,734.02

2022

31,516.56

2021

7,960.51

1991

45,993.65

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Equity Market Index

6,687.8

Jan 2018

6,408.0

Dec 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Jan 2018

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Domestic Credit

111,985.9

Nov 2017

111,874.8

Oct 2017

20,673.7

Jan 1994

111,985.9

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2016
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
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.19

2022

22.48

2021

4.02

1997

23.19

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 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
Crude Oil: Production

2,703.00

Nov 2017

2,708.00

Oct 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Population

4.4

2016

4.2

2015

1.6

1993

4.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

16.3

2016

18.0

2015

5.1

2011

18.0

2015

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Short Term Interest Rate

1.88

Jan 2018

1.88

Dec 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gold Reserves

104.86

Oct 2017

105.14

Sep 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

20.64

2022

19.42

2021

0.06

1990

20.64

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 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
GDP Deflator Growth

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Unemployment Rate

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

-142.4

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

475.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Exports

13,539.9

Sep 2017

12,844.1

Jun 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

4.76

Dec 2017

4.74

Nov 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Producer Price Index Growth

1.0

Dec 2017

1.4

Nov 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

79,936.96

2022

78,147.25

2021

23,328.33

1991

79,936.96

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Exchange Rate against USD

0.301

Jan 2018

0.302

Dec 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

30,116.2

Nov 2017

28,821.3

Oct 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

28.7

Dec 2016

45.0

Nov 2016

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2016

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.16

2022

3.32

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-13.9

2015

8.2

2014

-14.3

1994

32.5

2008

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.1

Dec 2017

1.5

Nov 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Gross National Product

124,163.32

2016

127,279.25

2015

1,517.60

1964

187,423.21

2013

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.6

2016

7.4

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
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
Private Consumption Expenditure

50,202.56

2016

47,618.04

2015

526.40

1962

50,202.56

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Policy Rate

2.75

Jan 2018

2.75

Dec 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.68

2022

-1.85

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

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
Aluminum: Exports

24,186.53

2016

42,809.11

2015

303.26

1997

129,742.01

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 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 Nov 2017
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

2,699,118.00

2017

2,612,083.00

2016

1,197,887.00

2000

2,699,118.00

2017

Person

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2022

2.70

2021

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.44

2022

2.77

2021

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
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 Mobile

5,392,806.00

2016

5,846,335.00

2015

0.00

1985

7,600,000.00

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 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
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
Container Port Throughput

1,262,174.00

2016

1,246,674.00

2015

700,000.00

2010

1,277,674.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

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
GDP per Capita

25,140.67

2016

27,031.23

2015

11,424.61

1998

45,517.86

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Deposits

137,946.42

Nov 2017

137,583.99

Oct 2017

21,699.45

Mar 1994

139,342.36

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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
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
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

146.55

2016

163.15

2015

0.00

1985

218.43

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 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
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
National Government Debt

15,769.0

Nov 2017

15,780.0

Oct 2017

5,117.8

Jun 2013

16,481.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nominal GDP

110,898.6

2016

114,585.5

2015

1,828.4

1962

174,168.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Current Account Balance

655.3

2016

8,492.5

2015

-26,478.5

1991

78,650.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
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
Household Debt

2,040.5

Nov 2017

2,051.2

Oct 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales

108,000

2016

143,800

2015

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

10.9

Sep 2017

11.7

Jun 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

3.31

Sep 2017

1,766.04

Jun 2017

-369.42

Dec 2015

1,766.04

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

12.8

Sep 2017

9.9

Jun 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.7

2016

51.4

2015

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,754.86

2016

27,725.29

2015

224.00

1962

28,887.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

33,596.08

Nov 2017

32,936.68

Oct 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.12

2016

22.39

2015

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

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
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