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Kuwait M2 Growth

1995 - 2017 | monthly | %

Kuwait's Money Supply M2 increased 0.9 % YoY in Apr 2017, compared with 0.7 % in the previous month. Kuwait's Money Supply M2 growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1995 to Apr 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 26.9 % in Jan 2008 and a record low of -4.3 % in Sep 1996. The Central Bank of Kuwait provides M2 in local currency.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 31.2 USD bn in Apr 2017. The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 11.2 Months of Import in Mar 2017. Kuwait's Domestic Credit reached 106.1 USD bn in Apr 2017, representing an increased of 8.2 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 2.4 % in Dec 2016, compared with the ratio of 2.8 % in the previous year. Household Debt of Kuwait reached 1.7 USD bn in Apr 2017, accounting for 18.1 % of the country's Nominal GDP.

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What was Kuwait's M2 Growth in Oct 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.9

Oct 2017

0.7

Oct 2017

-4.3

Oct 2017

26.9

Oct 2017

%

monthly

Oct 2017 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

6.0

Apr/2017

6.3

Mar/2017

0.2

Mar/1993

13.8

Feb/1976

%

monthly

Jan/1960 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Canada

8.2

Mar/2017

7.9

Feb/2017

-2.0

Mar/1998

23.6

May/1974

%

monthly

Jan/1969 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
France

8.2

Apr/2017

6.2

Mar/2017

-2.7

Aug/1992

14.5

Feb/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1981 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Germany

5.2

Apr/2017

6.1

Mar/2017

-3.5

Sep/2002

12.2

Oct/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1996 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Italy

4.4

Mar/2017

4.1

Feb/2017

-1.5

Sep/1998

12.1

Aug/2009

%

monthly

Sep/1998 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Japan

3.9

May/2017

4.0

Apr/2017

-0.6

Oct/1992

28.5

Nov/1972

%

monthly

Jan/1968 - May/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
United Kingdom

6.1

Apr/2017

5.3

Mar/2017

-3.2

Sep/2012

74.2

Dec/1987

%

monthly

Dec/1987 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Austria

5.5

Apr/2017

6.3

Mar/2017

-4.2

Feb/2010

19.5

Feb/2008

%

monthly

Sep/1998 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Belgium

2.3

Apr/2017

2.1

Mar/2017

-3.5

Nov/2009

11.1

Oct/2005

%

monthly

Jan/2003 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Bulgaria

7.6

Apr/2017

8.5

Mar/2017

-1.2

Nov/2014

521.7

Oct/1997

%

monthly

Dec/1996 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Cyprus

-5.2

Dec/2014

-25.3

Dec/2013

-72.5

Dec/2009

268.8

Dec/2012

%

yearly

Dec/1961 - Dec/2014

Updated on Apr/2016
Czech Republic

11.5

Apr/2017

10.6

Mar/2017

-2.1

Feb/2010

16.3

Dec/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2003 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Denmark

5.4

Apr/2017

8.9

Mar/2017

-8.0

Jan/2011

24.2

Jan/2006

%

monthly

Jan/1996 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Estonia

9.3

Apr/2017

8.1

Mar/2017

-1.5

Aug/2009

46.0

Jan/2006

%

monthly

Jan/1998 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Finland

2.7

Apr/2017

1.4

Mar/2017

-5.7

Sep/1993

22.5

Feb/1989

%

monthly

Jan/1981 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Greece

2.2

Apr/2017

1.9

Mar/2017

-21.4

Aug/2015

21.6

Dec/2005

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Hungary

11.4

Apr/2017

10.4

Mar/2017

-2.7

Mar/2010

19.8

Feb/1999

%

monthly

Jan/1999 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Iceland

10.1

Apr/2017

12.3

Mar/2017

-14.6

Jan/2013

88.3

Nov/2008

%

monthly

Sep/1987 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Ireland

3.4

Apr/2017

2.5

Mar/2017

-10.5

Mar/2011

22.9

Nov/2006

%

monthly

Jan/2000 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Latvia

5.7

Apr/2017

6.0

Mar/2017

-2.0

Dec/2014

12.0

Jun/2016

%

monthly

Jan/2014 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Argentina

58.9

Mar/2017

52.1

Feb/2017

-25.1

Nov/2001

645.4

Jan/1991

%

monthly

Jan/1991 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Luxembourg

6.8

Apr/2017

6.1

Mar/2017

-17.0

Sep/2009

18.6

Jul/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2000 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Malta

13.6

Apr/2017

13.8

Mar/2017

-4.3

Nov/2009

19.2

Jun/2015

%

monthly

Jan/2009 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Bolivia

-0.4

Mar/2017

-0.8

Feb/2017

-13.6

Aug/1999

89.0

May/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1999 - Mar/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Netherlands

1.6

Apr/2017

3.5

Mar/2017

-2.4

Aug/2014

18.0

Apr/2006

%

monthly

Dec/1983 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Norway

7.0

Apr/2017

7.3

Mar/2017

-4.6

Dec/2008

17.5

Oct/2007

%

monthly

Dec/1993 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Brazil

4.5

Apr/2017

3.7

Mar/2017

-0.3

Jun/2000

54.9

Jul/1995

%

monthly

Jul/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Poland

6.5

Apr/2017

7.7

Mar/2017

-1.9

Oct/2002

29.4

Mar/1999

%

monthly

Dec/1997 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Chile

4.3

May/2017

3.8

Apr/2017

-4.4

Nov/2003

24.3

Mar/1992

%

monthly

Jan/1987 - May/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Portugal

11.8

Mar/2017

11.6

Feb/2017

-8.8

Oct/2012

12.1

Jan/2017

%

monthly

Sep/1998 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Colombia

5.5

Apr/2017

5.0

Mar/2017

4.5

Jan/2002

48.4

May/1994

%

monthly

Jan/1983 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Romania

11.8

Apr/2017

12.2

Mar/2017

2.0

Jun/2011

39.9

May/2008

%

monthly

Dec/2005 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Slovakia

5.6

Apr/2017

5.3

Mar/2017

-5.6

Jan/2010

17.7

May/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2007 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Slovenia

7.3

Apr/2017

7.6

Mar/2017

-2.1

Apr/2013

13.7

Apr/2008

%

monthly

Jan/2008 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Ecuador

16.5

Mar/2017

15.1

Feb/2017

-1.1

Dec/2015

25.4

Jul/2008

%

monthly

Dec/2007 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Mexico

8.7

Apr/2017

9.1

Mar/2017

4.7

Feb/2010

162.5

Sep/1987

%

monthly

Dec/1986 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Spain

4.3

Apr/2017

5.7

Mar/2017

-7.3

Aug/2012

20.8

Mar/2007

%

monthly

Sep/1998 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Panama

4.7

Mar/2017

5.2

Feb/2017

-11.7

Dec/2013

34.3

Dec/2014

%

monthly

Dec/2003 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Sweden

8.9

Apr/2017

9.7

Mar/2017

-1.9

Nov/2002

15.1

Jun/2007

%

monthly

Jan/1999 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Paraguay

12.7

Apr/2017

11.9

Mar/2017

-9.7

Jun/1999

49.6

May/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Switzerland

3.5

Apr/2017

3.3

Mar/2017

-10.8

Mar/1990

42.0

Sep/2009

%

monthly

Dec/1985 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Uruguay

12.3

Apr/2017

18.5

Mar/2017

-20.1

Jun/2002

121.8

Mar/1991

%

monthly

Dec/1980 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Venezuela

231.4

Apr/2017

205.8

Mar/2017

-3.7

Mar/2002

231.4

Apr/2017

%

monthly

Jan/1997 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Algeria

1.8

Dec/2016

1.7

Nov/2016

0.3

Dec/2015

25.7

Jun/2002

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - Dec/2016

Updated on May/2017
Australia

7.4

Apr/2017

6.7

Mar/2017

2.0

Dec/1991

30.6

Feb/1977

%

monthly

Mar/1966 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Bangladesh

12.8

Apr/2017

13.1

Mar/2017

7.3

Aug/1996

23.5

Mar/2011

%

monthly

Jun/1987 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Cambodia

18.9

Feb/2017

18.6

Jan/2017

-0.4

Feb/2009

125.0

Jul/1996

%

monthly

Jan/1996 - Feb/2017

Updated on May/2017
Bahrain

1.6

Mar/2017

1.6

Feb/2017

-41.8

Dec/1982

93.7

Dec/1983

%

monthly

Dec/1975 - Mar/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
China

10.5

Apr/2017

10.6

Mar/2017

10.1

Apr/2015

29.7

Nov/2009

%

monthly

Mar/1997 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Botswana

1.6

Mar/2017

5.2

Feb/2017

-6.7

Nov/2009

71.5

Feb/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Hong Kong

11.2

Apr/2017

10.1

Mar/2017

-6.1

Oct/2008

86.8

Oct/1982

%

monthly

Dec/1981 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
India

-1.2

Apr/2017

4.7

Mar/2017

-16.7

Dec/2016

26.9

Mar/1995

%

monthly

Mar/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Israel

9.0

Apr/2017

9.2

Mar/2017

-2.1

Dec/2002

685.8

Aug/1985

%

monthly

Apr/1982 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Indonesia

10.0

Apr/2017

10.0

Mar/2017

4.3

Jan/2003

21.0

Jun/2012

%

monthly

Jan/2003 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Jordan

0.3

Apr/2017

-0.2

Mar/2017

-0.2

Mar/2017

18.7

Jul/2005

%

monthly

Jan/2001 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
South Korea

6.3

Mar/2017

5.9

Feb/2017

1.2

May/2000

50.1

Oct/1977

%

monthly

Jan/1971 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Malawi

17.2

Mar/2017

18.0

Feb/2017

9.2

Jul/2010

46.2

Sep/2008

%

monthly

Jan/2005 - Mar/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Malaysia

4.6

Apr/2017

4.6

Mar/2017

0.9

Mar/2016

32.3

Jun/2005

%

monthly

Jan/1985 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Laos

10.9

Dec/2016

9.6

Sep/2016

8.3

Dec/2005

113.3

Dec/1998

%

quarterly

Dec/1992 - Dec/2016

Updated on May/2017
Macau

15.5

Apr/2017

14.4

Mar/2017

-4.8

Apr/2000

40.3

May/1992

%

monthly

Jun/1985 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Nepal

17.5

May/2017

16.2

Apr/2017

4.4

Jul/2002

43.4

Jun/2012

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - May/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
New Zealand

6.1

Apr/2017

6.4

Mar/2017

-1.0

May/1999

15.7

Oct/1996

%

monthly

Mar/1989 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Pakistan

13.9

Apr/2017

13.6

Mar/2017

-16.8

Sep/1993

60.8

Sep/1994

%

monthly

Jan/1989 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Philippines

11.3

Apr/2017

11.8

Mar/2017

-0.2

Apr/2008

39.7

Jan/2014

%

monthly

Dec/2002 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Singapore

7.0

Apr/2017

7.5

Mar/2017

-2.2

Sep/2000

30.4

Jun/1999

%

monthly

Jan/1992 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Sri Lanka

21.2

Mar/2017

19.1

Feb/2017

8.0

Apr/1997

23.4

Apr/1996

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Taiwan

3.7

Apr/2017

3.8

Mar/2017

0.9

Jan/2008

19.1

Mar/1993

%

monthly

Jan/1993 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Thailand

3.5

Apr/2017

3.3

Mar/2017

0.4

May/2000

17.5

Jul/2011

%

monthly

Jan/1998 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Vietnam

19.8

Oct/2016

19.8

Sep/2016

10.4

Feb/2012

73.5

Mar/2000

%

monthly

Dec/1993 - Oct/2016

Updated on Jan/2017
Albania

2.2

Apr/2017

1.6

Mar/2017

-1.9

May/2016

14.6

Jun/2005

%

monthly

Dec/2003 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Armenia

25.5

Apr/2017

29.0

Mar/2017

-33.1

May/2009

85.9

Nov/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2003 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Azerbaijan

22.8

Mar/2017

23.9

Feb/2017

-50.7

Jan/2016

175.7

Jan/2007

%

monthly

Dec/2003 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Belarus

29.1

Apr/2017

30.0

Mar/2017

-13.4

Sep/2009

1,430.3

Dec/1994

%

monthly

Dec/1990 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.4

Apr/2017

9.3

Mar/2017

-5.8

Sep/2009

95.8

Feb/2002

%

monthly

Aug/1998 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Croatia

3.8

Apr/2017

3.7

Mar/2017

1.7

Jun/2014

7.2

May/2012

%

monthly

Dec/2011 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Georgia

14.9

Apr/2017

16.8

Mar/2017

-27.9

Jun/2009

104.6

Oct/1996

%

monthly

Oct/1996 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Kazakhstan

33.0

Apr/2017

30.7

Mar/2017

-23.7

Mar/1999

540.7

Dec/1994

%

monthly

Dec/1994 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Kyrgyzstan

36.2

Mar/2017

45.6

Feb/2017

-14.1

May/2015

51.0

Jan/2017

%

monthly

Jan/2008 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Macedonia

5.6

Apr/2017

3.9

Mar/2017

-3.8

Jul/2013

31.9

Jun/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2004 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Moldova

15.3

Apr/2017

20.1

Mar/2017

-16.2

Aug/2009

56.9

May/2005

%

monthly

Jan/2001 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Mongolia

18.0

Apr/2017

20.5

Mar/2017

-5.6

Dec/2008

227.6

Dec/1993

%

monthly

Dec/1991 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Mauritius

8.8

Apr/2017

9.6

Mar/2017

-0.6

Aug/2010

31.3

Jul/2008

%

monthly

Jun/2006 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Montenegro

10.0

Dec/2014

5.0

Dec/2013

-10.1

Dec/2008

119.2

Dec/2006

%

yearly

Dec/2003 - Dec/2014

Updated on Jul/2015
Russia

10.1

Apr/2017

11.1

Mar/2017

-10.7

Mar/2009

806.3

May/1993

%

monthly

Dec/1992 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Serbia

15.7

Apr/2017

19.7

Mar/2017

-9.9

Jan/2011

96.0

Aug/2002

%

monthly

Aug/2002 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Tajikistan

46.4

Apr/2017

44.6

Mar/2017

-2.0

Jan/2005

279.4

Nov/2007

%

monthly

Dec/2001 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Turkey

20.6

Apr/2017

18.7

Mar/2017

6.6

Aug/2012

179.0

Mar/1995

%

monthly

Dec/1977 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Ukraine

7.2

Apr/2017

6.7

Mar/2017

-10.6

Feb/2016

62.6

Aug/1997

%

monthly

Dec/1996 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Morocco

6.9

Apr/2017

6.8

Mar/2017

-0.4

Jun/1989

32.1

Dec/1990

%

monthly

Jan/1986 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Nigeria

4.8

Apr/2017

7.6

Mar/2017

-2.2

Nov/2013

100.1

Mar/2008

%

monthly

Nov/1993 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Oman

3.1

Mar/2017

3.9

Feb/2017

0.1

Sep/2004

40.5

Feb/2008

%

monthly

Jan/2000 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Qatar

5.7

Apr/2017

2.4

Mar/2017

-7.2

Jun/2016

75.6

Aug/2007

%

monthly

Apr/2005 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Saudi Arabia

4.2

Apr/2017

4.0

Mar/2017

-4.1

Jun/1994

28.5

Jan/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1994 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
South Africa

5.2

Apr/2017

5.1

Mar/2017

-1.2

Feb/2010

37.5

Sep/1988

%

monthly

Mar/1966 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Sudan

34.5

Mar/2017

33.3

Feb/2017

0.2

Jul/2007

46.0

Jun/2006

%

monthly

Dec/2004 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Syria

-7.8

Dec/2011

-7.2

Nov/2011

-7.8

Dec/2011

29.6

Dec/2003

%

monthly

Dec/1995 - Dec/2011

Updated on Aug/2015
Tunisia

7.6

Apr/2017

5.2

Mar/2017

2.8

Aug/2015

22.2

Nov/1999

%

monthly

Feb/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Yemen

-0.1

Jan/2015

0.2

Dec/2014

-1.8

Jul/2011

32.9

Mar/2007

%

monthly

Dec/2005 - Jan/2015

Updated on Sep/2015
United Arab Emirates

5.9

Apr/2017

4.4

Mar/2017

-10.3

Jan/1991

89.9

Dec/1976

%

monthly

Jan/1976 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Egypt

38.7

Apr/2017

38.0

Mar/2017

-44.9

May/2003

143.6

May/2004

%

monthly

Jan/1997 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Kuwait

0.9

Oct 2017

0.7

Oct 2017

-4.3

Oct 2017

26.9

Oct 2017

%

monthly

Oct 2017 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

18.8

Dec/2015

16.1

Dec/2014

-26.6

Dec/2003

46.3

Dec/1994

%

yearly

Dec/1991 - Dec/2015

Updated on Mar/2017
European Union

5.1

Apr/2017

5.1

Mar/2017

1.3

Apr/2010

11.8

Oct/2007

%

monthly

Jan/1981 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Kenya

5.8

Mar/2017

4.5

Feb/2017

4.5

Feb/2017

29.2

Apr/2008

%

monthly

Oct/2006 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Iran

28.1

Dec/2016

28.0

Nov/2016

11.9

Dec/2008

42.8

May/2007

%

monthly

Dec/2000 - Dec/2016

Updated on Jun/2017
Lebanon

3.8

Apr/2017

4.2

Mar/2017

-31.7

Mar/2005

259.4

Nov/1988

%

monthly

Dec/1976 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Kosovo

-3.9

Dec/2014

17.2

Dec/2013

-12.2

Dec/2002

36.6

Dec/2004

%

yearly

Dec/2002 - Dec/2014

Updated on Jul/2015

More Indicators for Kuwait

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 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
Total Imports Growth

3.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

118,805.73

Jul 2017

120,320.07

Jun 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.11

2016

-3.67

2015

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

4.3

Jul 2017

4.9

Jun 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.7

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

8,002.0

Jun 2017

8,322.4

Mar 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.4

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.19

Aug 2017

0.28

Jul 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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 2017
Equity Market Index

6,679.7

Sep 2017

6,892.1

Aug 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

107,167.3

Jul 2017

106,508.2

Jun 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

107,167.3

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

2,702.00

Aug 2017

2,702.00

Jul 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

104.66

Jun 2017

104.56

May 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 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 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
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
Total Exports

12,844.1

Jun 2017

13,645.5

Mar 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.74

Jul 2017

4.72

Jun 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2010

38.6

2009

16.0

1997

50.2

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2016
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
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
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

0.303

Jul 2017

0.303

Jun 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

31,268.2

Jun 2017

30,347.4

May 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.87

2022

3.15

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-10.9

2015

19.9

2014

-14.3

1994

34.5

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.5

Sep 2017

1.2

Aug 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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
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
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 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
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

2016

0.3

2015

0.3

2015

2.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

2.75

Sep 2017

2.75

Aug 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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

22,893.01

2016

42,700.36

2015

303.26

1997

129,739.76

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 Apr 2017
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 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
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

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: 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
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

1,277,674.06

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

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

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
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
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

136,907.33

Jul 2017

137,098.92

Jun 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

137,453.47

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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
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

13,763.5

Jul 2017

13,077.4

Jun 2017

5,117.3

Jun 2013

13,763.5

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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
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

1,964.5

Jul 2017

1,625.4

Jun 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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

11.7

Jun 2017

11.2

Mar 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 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
Total Exports Growth

9.9

Jun 2017

55.4

Mar 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

51.4

2015

-0.6

2014

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
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

32,918.29

Jul 2017

34,096.98

Jun 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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