Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth

2011 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth

  • Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth was reported at -20.317 % in Sep 2020.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of -39.826 % for Jun 2020.
  • Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth data is updated quarterly, averaging 1.921 % from Mar 2011 to Sep 2020, with 39 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 36.837 % in Sep 2011 and a record low of -39.826 % in Jun 2020.
  • Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Nominal GDP: Y-o-Y Growth: Quarterly: Middle East and Africa.

CEIC calculates quarterly Nominal GDP Growth from quarterly Nominal GDP. Central Statistical Bureau provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

View Kuwait's Nominal GDP Growth from Mar 2011 to Sep 2020 in the chart:

Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth

What was Kuwait's Nominal GDP Growth in Sep 2020?

Kuwait Nominal GDP Growth was reported at -20.317 % in Sep 2020. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-20.317 Sep 2020 -39.826 Jun 2020 -39.826 Jun 2020 36.837 Sep 2011 % quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 9.638 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
Algeria (%) -5.260 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2020
Argentina (%) 72.444 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Armenia (%) 9.022 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Australia (%) 11.221 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 1960 - Sep 2021
Austria (%) 7.790 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 26.730 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (%) 10.186 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Bangladesh (%) 9.890 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Belarus (%) 15.028 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) 10.111 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (%) 28.912 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Jun 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 12.541 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
Botswana (%) 12.875 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 1994 - Sep 2021
Brazil (%) 17.315 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Brunei (%) 15.996 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.756 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Cambodia (%) -5.911 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Canada (%) 12.071 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1958 - Sep 2021
Chile (%) 26.497 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
China (%) 9.807 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Colombia (%) 23.681 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Croatia (%) 22.176 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 7.023 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (%) 7.988 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Denmark (%) 6.818 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (%) 7.644 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2021
Egypt (%) 13.673 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 15.715 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
European Union (%) 7.145 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Finland (%) 7.424 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
France (%) 5.095 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1950 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 19.361 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Germany (%) 7.113 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Sep 2021
Ghana (%) 11.653 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 14.484 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 6.112 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1974 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 12.227 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Iceland (%) 9.801 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
India (%) 17.520 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2021
Indonesia (%) 11.062 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Iran (%) 77.817 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1989 - Jun 2021
Ireland (%) 12.627 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 9.144 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Italy (%) 5.010 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 27.106 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2018
Japan (%) -0.010 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Sep 2021
Jordan (%) 4.153 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 19.308 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 14.332 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
South Korea (%) 6.361 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Sep 2021
Kosovo (%) 20.317 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2021
Kuwait (%) -20.317 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 23.980 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Laos (%) 6.120 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Latvia (%) 12.654 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (%) -2.549 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 12.169 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (%) 14.602 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 34.403 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
North Macedonia (%) 7.656 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Malawi (%) 7.189 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 2.273 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2021
Malta (%) 11.910 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (%) 10.800 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Mexico (%) 29.582 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Moldova (%) 13.173 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Mongolia (%) 2.949 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Montenegro (%) 30.747 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2021
Morocco (%) 10.895 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Mozambique (%) 6.836 2019 yearly 1964 - 2019
Nepal (%) 8.982 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Netherlands (%) 8.290 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1989 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (%) 1.963 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (%) 15.411 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2021
Norway (%) 27.045 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1979 - Sep 2021
Oman (%) 22.159 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Pakistan (%) 14.806 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) -8.374 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 30.119 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Paraguay (%) 11.726 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Peru (%) 19.905 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Philippines (%) 9.685 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1982 - Sep 2021
Poland (%) 10.800 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Portugal (%) 4.921 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Qatar (%) 40.614 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Romania (%) 13.422 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Russia (%) 22.952 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 21.979 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Serbia (%) 15.243 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Singapore (%) 12.228 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2021
Slovakia (%) 4.049 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Slovenia (%) 8.518 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
South Africa (%) 27.239 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Jun 2021
Spain (%) 5.032 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1971 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 1.121 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
Sudan (%) 47.980 2019 yearly 1961 - 2019
Sweden (%) 8.549 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Sep 2021
Switzerland (%) 9.226 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Syria (%) 24.156 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -12,891.871 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,809.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.931 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 28.344 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 24.388 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 11,325.068 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -775.392 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 11,133.000 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 305.528 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 12,100.460 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 967.460 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,209.279 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Nov 2021
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn) -10,772.490 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Public Debt (KWD mn) 850.000 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.993 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,090.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -29.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,792.473 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 36,500.470 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,725.653 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,427.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 821,416.568 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 268,529.091 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.143 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 242.817 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 31.662 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 456.091 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Jan 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -416.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 8,084.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 31.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 60.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 321.966 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 39.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -274.691 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 53,819.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.5 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 13.480 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 93,856.844 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) 1,389.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) 10.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) 5.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) 448.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn) -36.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) 40.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) 493.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn) -1,407.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) -2,795.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
Number of Investment Companies (Unit) 49.000 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Nov 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 42,443.820 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 129,502.974 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) -1.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 40,962.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Nov 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 40.595 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 20.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 104.898 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1961 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 148,116.325 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 121,218.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,814.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 132,579.427 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.87 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 114.09 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2: M1 (KWD mn) 12,843.500 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn) 1,771.800 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Money Supply: M3 (KWD mn) 39,187.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Monetary Survey: CBK and Local Banks: Money Supply M2 (KWD mn) 39,187.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Local Banks Time Deposits (KWD mn) 43,554.800 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021

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