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Kuwait Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

2006 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

Kuwait's Motor Vehicles Sales dropped 24.9 % in Dec 2016, compared with a decrease of 5.6 % in the previous year. Kuwait's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 2006 to Dec 2016, with an average growth rate of 5.0 %. The data reached an all-time high of 22.3 % in Dec 2012 and a record low of -24.9 % in Dec 2016. CEIC calculates annual Motor Vehicles Sales Growth from semiannual Motor Vehicles Sales. The International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers provides year-to-date Motor Vehicles Sales. Car Sales of Kuwait recorded 108,000.0 units in Dec 2016.

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What was Kuwait's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Motor Vehicles Sales: YoY: Annual: Kuwait

Series Details
Series ID

378243427

Name

Motor Vehicles Sales: YoY: Annual: Kuwait

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

2006

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

09 Mar 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.43

Variance

137.30

Standard deviation

11.72

Skewness

-1.22

Kurtosis

3.43

Coefficient variation

3.41

Median

5.00

Max
2012

22.27

Min
2016

-24.90

Previous observation
2015

-5.58

Last observation
2016

-24.90

Number of Observations

11

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-33.3

2009

80.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Algeria

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-26.3

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-55.2

2016

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2011

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yearly

2006 - 2016

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Argentina

26.0

Nov 2017

32.0

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Jan 2002

245.4

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monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

8.0

2016

-55.4

2015

-55.4

2015

22.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

2.6

Oct 2017

-2.4

Sep 2017

-27.4

Jun 2000

27.3

Jun 1998

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monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

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Austria

7.1

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2.2

2015

-5.5

2012

9.4

2011

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yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Azerbaijan

-60.0

2016

-58.3

2015

-60.0

2016

51.3

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

-20.6

2016

-4.6

2015

-20.6

2016

51.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bangladesh

-19.0

2016

5.6

2015

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belarus

-12.8

2016

0.0

2015

-46.9

2009

50.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belgium

8.1

2016

4.8

2015

-14.5

2012

13.3

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bolivia

29.9

2016

-30.7

2015

-30.7

2015

266.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.7

2016

-2.1

2015

-16.7

2010

44.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Botswana

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

14.6

Nov 2017

27.6

Oct 2017

-38.8

Jan 2016

65.4

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Brunei

-15.5

Sep 2017

-17.8

Aug 2017

-36.4

Sep 2015

70.6

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bulgaria

11.4

2016

15.3

2015

-53.7

2009

29.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

3.3

2016

48.8

2015

0.0

2013

48.8

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Canada

7.6

Sep 2017

7.0

Aug 2017

-42.3

Feb 1952

407.1

Jan 1947

%

monthly

Jan 1947 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

7.4

2016

-15.8

2015

-31.3

2009

66.6

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

2.0

Oct 2017

5.7

Sep 2017

-26.6

Jan 2012

126.2

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Colombia

-6.8

2016

-13.4

2015

-49.2

1999

49.0

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Croatia

23.5

2016

8.6

2015

-49.4

2009

23.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cyprus

23.0

2016

25.3

2015

-33.1

2009

25.3

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Czech Republic

8.7

Oct 2017

7.4

Sep 2017

-14.0

Mar 2013

210.2

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

8.1

2016

10.7

2015

-31.1

2009

31.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ecuador

-21.8

2016

-32.3

2015

-32.3

2015

42.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

-20.5

2016

-4.9

2015

-20.5

2016

40.5

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Estonia

10.0

2016

0.3

2015

-60.4

2009

66.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Finland

10.5

2016

2.8

2015

-36.0

2009

22.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
France

5.7

2016

6.1

2015

-13.2

2012

6.1

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Georgia

2.4

2016

-23.6

2015

-77.8

2009

150.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

4.8

2016

5.5

2015

-21.0

2010

18.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Greece

3.6

2016

7.0

2015

-40.3

2012

22.5

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

-21.4

2016

-5.5

2015

-25.4

2009

49.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hungary

22.7

2016

13.8

2015

-59.5

2009

22.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iceland

32.9

2016

46.8

2015

-76.6

2009

61.1

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
India

-2.9

Oct 2017

8.1

Sep 2017

-18.2

Dec 2008

63.6

Dec 2009

%

monthly

May 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Indonesia

2.5

Oct 2017

-5.2

Sep 2017

-94.7

Jun 1998

728.6

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Iran

18.5

2016

-5.1

2015

-38.1

2012

60.0

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ireland

17.9

2016

31.0

2015

-63.3

2009

47.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

12.5

2016

7.3

2015

-12.7

2008

41.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Italy

18.8

2016

15.6

2015

-20.4

2012

18.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

-9.9

2016

10.9

2015

-20.0

2013

36.4

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

-2.6

Nov 2017

-1.7

Oct 2017

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

-10.1

2016

-4.2

2015

-24.5

2006

26.1

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

-52.1

2016

-40.4

2015

-52.1

2016

126.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kenya

-24.8

2016

4.4

2015

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-58.3

2016

0.0

2015

-58.3

2016

22.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Laos

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Latvia

14.5

2016

9.2

2015

-69.1

2009

72.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-7.1

2016

1.0

2015

-7.1

2016

61.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

26.4

2016

22.1

2015

-74.1

2009

90.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

9.2

2016

-5.0

2015

-11.9

2009

9.2

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

10.3

2016

11.4

2015

-50.4

2013

39.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malawi

105.3

2016

11.8

2015

-34.8

2012

105.3

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

-1.8

Oct 2017

-14.8

Sep 2017

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malta

2.9

2016

12.7

2015

-21.5

2010

40.5

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

10.0

2016

-5.7

2015

-25.0

2011

111.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mexico

-10.0

Oct 2017

-11.4

Sep 2017

-46.2

Jan 1996

108.5

Jul 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Moldova

18.4

2016

-36.7

2015

-63.5

2009

51.1

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mongolia

70.0

2016

-37.5

2015

-37.5

2015

120.6

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Morocco

23.7

2016

8.1

2015

-9.4

2009

32.4

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

27.8

2016

0.0

2015

-40.0

2014

27.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

57.6

2016

-28.9

2015

-33.3

2010

100.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

-9.9

2016

15.7

2015

-25.2

2009

20.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

9.5

2016

6.0

2015

-31.1

2009

19.8

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nigeria

15.0

2016

-62.9

2015

-68.4

2007

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Norway

4.1

2016

5.5

2015

-16.8

2009

27.4

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oman

-7.6

2016

-19.6

2015

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

38.6

Oct 2017

13.8

Sep 2017

-60.5

Dec 2008

153.9

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jul 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Panama

-12.9

Oct 2017

-15.4

Sep 2017

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

-19.5

2016

-9.0

2015

-42.9

2009

90.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Peru

-2.1

2016

-7.3

2015

-16.9

2009

81.4

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

17.3

Oct 2017

9.5

Sep 2017

-54.8

Aug 1998

48.3

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Poland

16.7

2016

10.2

2015

-19.1

2009

26.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Portugal

8.1

Oct 2017

5.4

Sep 2017

-52.3

Feb 2012

71.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Qatar

-26.3

2016

-7.0

2015

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

17.8

2016

20.2

2015

-59.0

2009

41.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Russia

15.0

Nov 2017

17.3

Oct 2017

-57.1

May 2009

80.7

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Saudi Arabia

-21.0

2016

0.2

2015

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

10.4

2016

-10.1

2015

-24.3

2009

29.9

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Singapore

-19.3

Sep 2017

14.4

Aug 2017

-51.0

Feb 2011

102.3

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovakia

11.7

2016

9.9

2015

-20.4

2010

14.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Slovenia

10.5

2016

11.4

2015

-22.5

2009

15.6

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

7.0

Nov 2017

4.6

Oct 2017

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Korea

-12.1

Oct 2017

20.1

Sep 2017

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Spain

5.5

2016

24.0

2015

-29.7

2008

25.1

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sri Lanka

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sudan

-5.6

2016

20.0

2015

-70.8

2010

140.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sweden

8.9

2016

12.5

2015

-17.9

2009

35.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

-1.9

2016

7.2

2015

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-54.4

2011

69.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

-6.2

Oct 2017

5.5

Sep 2017

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

-64.1

2016

0.0

2015

-64.1

2016

16.1

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Thailand

13.1

Oct 2017

21.9

Sep 2017

-74.3

Jan 1998

477.6

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Dec 1992 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tunisia

4.7

2016

-4.7

2015

-19.5

2011

25.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

10.0

Oct 2017

6.6

Sep 2017

-84.4

Jan 2002

459.4

Jan 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ukraine

43.7

2016

-50.6

2015

-71.6

2009

43.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

-22.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

2.0

2016

7.7

2015

-11.2

2008

11.2

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United States

1.3

Nov 2017

-0.8

Oct 2017

-41.4

Feb 2009

41.1

Feb 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Uruguay

-8.2

2016

-9.2

2015

-9.2

2015

52.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

10.3

May 2017

-19.7

Apr 2017

-94.3

Mar 2016

128.9

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Vietnam

-17.5

Oct 2017

-20.2

Sep 2017

-68.1

Jan 2009

198.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jul 2007 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Yemen

-35.7

2016

21.7

2015

-63.6

2010

21.7

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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9.8

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4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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294.5

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282.6

2015

282.6

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3,890.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

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Updated on 2017
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11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.91

2017

0.11

2016

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

7.6

Oct 2017

6.2

Sep 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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

8,322.3

Mar 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.3

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
Equity Market Index

6,196.5

Nov 2017

6,513.8

Oct 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Domestic Credit

111,874.8

Oct 2017

111,517.7

Sep 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

111,874.8

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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

2,708.00

Oct 2017

2,712.00

Sep 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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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

Nov 2017

1.81

Oct 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

105.36

Aug 2017

105.14

Jul 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 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

-5,699.3

Jun 2017

475.0

Mar 2017

-5,699.3

Jun 2017

475.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

12,844.0

Jun 2017

13,645.3

Mar 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.75

Oct 2017

4.74

Sep 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

1.2

Sep 2017

2.8

Aug 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

0.302

Oct 2017

0.301

Sep 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

30,099.0

Aug 2017

30,472.5

Jul 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 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

3.16

2022

3.32

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

1.4

Oct 2017

0.5

Sep 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

68.4

2017

68.7

2016

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

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 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
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

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

2.75

Nov 2017

2.75

Oct 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 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

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

2,612,083.00

2016

2,544,899.00

2015

1,197,887.00

2000

2,612,083.00

2016

Person

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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

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

137,583.99

Oct 2017

139,342.36

Sep 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

139,342.36

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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
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

15,780.0

Oct 2017

16,481.9

Sep 2017

5,117.3

Jun 2013

16,481.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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

655.3

2016

8,494.1

2015

-26,478.5

1991

78,658.5

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

2,051.2

Oct 2017

1,883.0

Sep 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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 Nov 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,259.57

Jun 2017

-36.04

Mar 2017

-369.46

Dec 2015

1,259.57

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 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 Nov 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

32,936.68

Oct 2017

32,991.90

Sep 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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