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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 2018

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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

22 Feb 2018

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
Albania

0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-33.3

2009

80.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Algeria

-55.2

2016

-26.3

2015

-55.2

2016

70.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Argentina

22.0

Jan 2018

25.4

Dec 2017

-80.8

Jan 2002

245.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Armenia

8.0

2016

-55.4

2015

-55.4

2015

22.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Australia

4.1

Dec 2017

2.5

Nov 2017

-27.4

Jun 2000

27.3

Jun 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Austria

7.1

2016

2.2

2015

-5.5

2012

9.4

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Azerbaijan

-60.0

2016

-58.3

2015

-60.0

2016

51.3

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bahrain

-20.6

2016

-4.6

2015

-20.6

2016

51.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bangladesh

-19.0

2016

5.6

2015

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Belarus

-12.8

2016

0.0

2015

-46.9

2009

50.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Belgium

8.1

2016

4.8

2015

-14.5

2012

13.3

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bolivia

29.9

2016

-30.7

2015

-30.7

2015

266.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.7

2016

-2.1

2015

-16.7

2010

44.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Botswana

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Brazil

23.1

Jan 2018

4.0

Dec 2017

-38.8

Jan 2016

65.4

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Brunei

-48.7

Dec 2017

-25.2

Nov 2017

-48.7

Dec 2017

70.6

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bulgaria

11.4

2016

15.3

2015

-53.7

2009

29.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Cambodia

3.3

2016

48.8

2015

0.0

2013

48.8

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Canada

-0.5

Dec 2017

-0.9

Nov 2017

-42.3

Feb 1952

407.1

Jan 1947

%

monthly

Jan 1947 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Chile

18.0

2017

7.5

2016

-31.3

2009

66.6

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018
China

11.5

Jan 2018

0.1

Dec 2017

-26.6

Jan 2012

126.2

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Colombia

-5.2

2017

-6.2

2016

-49.2

1999

49.0

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Croatia

23.5

2016

8.6

2015

-49.4

2009

23.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Cyprus

23.0

2016

25.3

2015

-33.1

2009

25.3

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Czech Republic

6.1

Nov 2017

8.7

Oct 2017

-14.0

Mar 2013

210.2

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Denmark

8.1

2016

10.7

2015

-31.1

2009

31.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Ecuador

-21.8

2016

-32.3

2015

-32.3

2015

42.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Egypt

-20.5

2016

-4.9

2015

-20.5

2016

40.5

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Estonia

10.0

2016

0.3

2015

-60.4

2009

66.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Finland

10.5

2016

2.8

2015

-36.0

2009

22.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
France

5.7

2016

6.1

2015

-13.2

2012

6.1

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Georgia

2.4

2016

-23.6

2015

-77.8

2009

150.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Germany

4.8

2016

5.5

2015

-21.0

2010

18.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Greece

3.6

2016

7.0

2015

-40.3

2012

22.5

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Hong Kong

-21.4

2016

-5.5

2015

-25.4

2009

49.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Hungary

22.7

2016

13.8

2015

-59.5

2009

22.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Iceland

32.9

2016

46.8

2015

-76.6

2009

61.1

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
India

14.0

Jan 2018

11.4

Dec 2017

-18.2

Dec 2008

63.6

Dec 2009

%

monthly

May 2002 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Indonesia

11.1

Jan 2018

-2.1

Dec 2017

-94.7

Jun 1998

728.6

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Iran

18.5

2016

-5.1

2015

-38.1

2012

60.0

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Ireland

17.9

2016

31.0

2015

-63.3

2009

47.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Israel

12.5

2016

7.3

2015

-12.7

2008

41.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Italy

18.8

2016

15.6

2015

-20.4

2012

18.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Ivory Coast

-9.9

2016

10.9

2015

-20.0

2013

36.4

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Japan

-0.5

Jan 2018

-0.8

Dec 2017

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Jordan

-10.1

2016

-4.2

2015

-24.5

2006

26.1

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kazakhstan

-52.1

2016

-40.4

2015

-52.1

2016

126.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kenya

-24.8

2016

4.4

2015

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kuwait

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kyrgyzstan

-58.3

2016

0.0

2015

-58.3

2016

22.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Laos

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Latvia

14.5

2016

9.2

2015

-69.1

2009

72.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Lebanon

-7.1

2016

1.0

2015

-7.1

2016

61.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Lithuania

26.4

2016

22.1

2015

-74.1

2009

90.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Luxembourg

9.2

2016

-5.0

2015

-11.9

2009

9.2

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Macedonia

10.3

2016

11.4

2015

-50.4

2013

39.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Malawi

105.3

2016

11.8

2015

-34.8

2012

105.3

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Malaysia

-0.2

Jan 2018

-15.6

Dec 2017

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Malta

2.9

2016

12.7

2015

-21.5

2010

40.5

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Mauritius

10.0

2016

-5.7

2015

-25.0

2011

111.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Mexico

-17.4

Dec 2017

-8.7

Nov 2017

-46.2

Jan 1996

108.5

Jul 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Moldova

18.4

2016

-36.7

2015

-63.5

2009

51.1

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Mongolia

70.0

2016

-37.5

2015

-37.5

2015

120.6

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Morocco

23.7

2016

8.1

2015

-9.4

2009

32.4

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Myanmar

27.8

2016

0.0

2015

-40.0

2014

27.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nepal

57.6

2016

-28.9

2015

-33.3

2010

100.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Netherlands

-9.9

2016

15.7

2015

-25.2

2009

20.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
New Zealand

9.5

2016

6.0

2015

-31.1

2009

19.8

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nigeria

15.0

2016

-62.9

2015

-68.4

2007

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Norway

4.1

2016

5.5

2015

-16.8

2009

27.4

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Oman

-7.6

2016

-19.6

2015

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Pakistan

10.5

Jan 2018

15.0

Dec 2017

-60.5

Dec 2008

153.9

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jul 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama

-25.0

Dec 2017

-20.6

Nov 2017

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Paraguay

-19.5

2016

-9.0

2015

-42.9

2009

90.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Peru

-2.1

2016

-7.3

2015

-16.9

2009

81.4

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Philippines

4.0

Jan 2018

33.4

Dec 2017

-54.8

Aug 1998

48.3

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Poland

16.7

2016

10.2

2015

-19.1

2009

26.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Portugal

-0.3

Jan 2018

-0.1

Dec 2017

-52.3

Feb 2012

71.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Qatar

-26.3

2016

-7.0

2015

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Romania

17.8

2016

20.2

2015

-59.0

2009

41.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Russia

31.3

Jan 2018

14.0

Dec 2017

-57.1

May 2009

80.7

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Saudi Arabia

-21.0

2016

0.2

2015

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Serbia

10.4

2016

-10.1

2015

-24.3

2009

29.9

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Singapore

55.1

Dec 2017

6.2

Nov 2017

-51.0

Feb 2011

102.3

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovakia

11.7

2016

9.9

2015

-20.4

2010

14.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Slovenia

10.5

2016

11.4

2015

-22.5

2009

15.6

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
South Africa

-8.9

Jan 2018

-2.1

Dec 2017

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
South Korea

-9.7

Jan 2018

-17.5

Dec 2017

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Spain

5.5

2016

24.0

2015

-29.7

2008

25.1

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Sri Lanka

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Sudan

-5.6

2016

20.0

2015

-70.8

2010

140.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Sweden

8.9

2016

12.5

2015

-17.9

2009

35.0

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Switzerland

-1.9

2016

7.2

2015

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Syria

0.0

2016

0.0

2015

-54.4

2011

69.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Taiwan

-5.1

Jan 2018

-4.8

Dec 2017

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Tajikistan

-64.1

2016

0.0

2015

-64.1

2016

16.1

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Thailand

16.2

Jan 2018

20.1

Dec 2017

-74.3

Jan 1998

477.6

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Tunisia

4.7

2016

-4.7

2015

-19.5

2011

25.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Turkey

-2.9

Dec 2017

-17.4

Nov 2017

-84.4

Jan 2002

459.4

Jan 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ukraine

43.7

2016

-50.6

2015

-71.6

2009

43.7

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
United Arab Emirates

-22.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
United Kingdom

2.0

2016

7.7

2015

-11.2

2008

11.2

2013

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
United States

1.4

Jan 2018

-4.6

Dec 2017

-41.4

Feb 2009

41.1

Feb 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

-8.2

2016

-9.2

2015

-9.2

2015

52.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Venezuela

10.3

May 2017

-19.7

Apr 2017

-94.3

Mar 2016

128.9

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Vietnam

29.4

Jan 2018

-14.9

Dec 2017

-68.1

Jan 2009

198.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jul 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Yemen

-35.7

2016

21.7

2015

-63.6

2010

21.7

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018

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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

Updated on Jan 2018
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

1.0

Jan 2018

1.1

Dec 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jan 2018

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
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
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
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

9.1

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