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Kuwait Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

1960 - 2016 | Yearly | Unit | World Bank

Kuwait’s Number of Subscriber Fixed Line was reported at 403,234.00 Unit in Dec 2016. This records a decrease from the previous number of 480,000.00 Unit for Dec 2015. Kuwait’s Number of Subscriber Fixed Line data is updated yearly, averaging 372,719.00 Unit from Dec 1960 to 2016, with 45 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 538,219.00 Unit in 2007 and a record low of 3,316.00 Unit in 1960. Kuwait’s Number of Subscriber Fixed Line data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Telecommunication Sector – Table KW.World Bank: Telecommunication. Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.; ; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.; Sum; Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.

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What was Kuwait's Number of Subscriber Fixed Line in 2016?

Last

403,234.00

2016
Previous

480,000.00

2015
Min

3,316.00

1960
Max

538,219.00

2007
Unit

Unit

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2016

Updated on 18 Sep 2017
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 18 Sep 2017

View Kuwait's Number of Subscriber Fixed Line from 1960 to 2016 in the chart:

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line Kuwait

Series Details
Series ID

265927102

Name

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line Kuwait

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Unit

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1960

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

18 Sep 2017

Statistics
Mean

335,654.67

Variance

27,010,126,072.41

Standard deviation

164,347.58

Skewness

-0.49

Kurtosis

-1.07

Coefficient variation

0.49

Median

372,719.00

Max
2007

538,219.00

Min
1960

3,316.00

Previous observation
2015

480,000.00

Last observation
2016

403,234.00

Number of Observations

45

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245,336.00

2016

226,718.00

2015

6,845.00

1960

363,000.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

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Algeria

3,404,709.00

2016

3,267,592.00

2015

72,700.00

1965

3,404,709.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

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Angola

304,493.00

2016

284,925.00

2015

6,666.00

1960

304,493.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

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Argentina

9,938,630.00

2016

10,073,125.00

2015

914,656.00

1960

10,073,125.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

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531,624.00

2016

551,366.00

2015

190,000.00

1975

626,600.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

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Australia

8,180,000.00

2016

8,500,000.00

2015

1,561,968.00

1960

10,709,000.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Austria

3,567,200.00

2016

3,609,900.00

2015

428,807.00

1960

4,008,000.00

1998

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Azerbaijan

1,700,233.00

2016

1,796,027.00

2015

210,000.00

1975

1,796,027.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Bahrain

287,203.00

2016

280,115.00

2015

3,200.00

1965

299,416.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Bangladesh

772,369.00

2016

864,263.00

2015

45,000.00

1970

1,344,456.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Belarus

4,515,382.00

2016

4,540,676.00

2015

75,000.00

1960

4,540,676.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Belgium

4,371,055.00

2016

4,488,711.00

2015

779,262.00

1960

5,131,694.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Bolivia

867,302.00

2016

881,235.00

2015

135,100.00

1980

881,235.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

744,991.00

2016

772,684.00

2015

237,843.00

1995

1,064,452.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Botswana

142,122.00

2016

160,490.00

2015

400.00

1960

174,165.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Brazil

41,846,846.00

2016

43,677,141.00

2015

650,000.00

1960

45,038,117.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Brunei

74,213.00

2016

76,002.00

2015

7,200.00

1977

88,440.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Bulgaria

1,478,975.00

2016

1,654,879.00

2015

805,000.00

1979

2,887,000.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Cambodia

227,261.00

2016

256,387.00

2015

1,774.00

1960

584,475.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Canada

14,987,520.00

2016

15,612,271.00

2015

4,987,502.00

1960

21,126,000.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Chile

3,464,106.90

2016

3,445,880.00

2015

131,803.00

1960

3,555,311.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
China

206,624,000.00

2016

230,996,000.00

2015

1,692,000.00

1975

367,786,000.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Colombia

7,115,984.00

2016

7,109,254.00

2015

274,937.00

1960

7,928,944.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Congo

17,000.00

2016

17,000.00

2015

3,900.00

1965

22,000.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Costa Rica

827,000.00

2016

859,514.00

2015

10,000.00

1960

1,499,601.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Croatia

1,435,977.00

2016

1,476,506.00

2015

132,000.00

1970

1,887,600.00

2004

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Cyprus

320,573.00

2016

323,707.00

2015

10,630.00

1960

440,091.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Czech Republic

1,682,194.00

2016

1,906,594.00

2015

1,153,004.00

1979

3,871,651.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Denmark

1,557,101.00

2016

1,696,995.00

2015

833,987.00

1960

3,864,839.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Dominican Republic

1,345,091.00

2016

1,304,968.00

2015

108,500.00

1980

1,345,091.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Ecuador

2,441,173.00

2016

2,512,657.00

2015

48,000.00

1965

2,512,657.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Egypt

6,118,250.00

2016

6,235,133.00

2015

220,503.00

1960

11,852,539.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
El Salvador

933,377.00

2016

944,266.00

2015

12,200.00

1965

1,099,128.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Estonia

370,589.00

2016

387,607.00

2015

120,000.00

1975

522,816.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Finland

457,300.00

2016

537,200.00

2015

428,283.00

1960

2,861,000.00

1997

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
France

39,006,000.00

2016

38,929,000.00

2015

2,193,711.00

1960

40,934,000.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Georgia

831,346.00

2016

950,167.00

2015

220,000.00

1975

1,340,488.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Germany

44,310,000.00

2016

45,350,000.00

2015

3,220,990.00

1960

54,791,000.00

2005

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Ghana

251,490.00

2016

275,570.00

2015

17,300.00

1965

376,509.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Greece

5,126,000.00

2016

5,260,560.00

2015

181,734.00

1960

6,352,302.00

2004

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Guatemala

1,675,000.00

2016

1,718,851.00

2015

17,821.00

1960

1,863,052.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Honduras

442,929.00

2016

497,072.00

2015

17,003.00

1975

825,769.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Hong Kong

4,323,291.00

2016

4,331,725.00

2015

79,145.00

1960

4,419,423.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Hungary

3,119,735.00

2016

3,094,228.00

2015

243,400.00

1960

3,798,254.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Iceland

164,566.00

2016

168,149.00

2015

33,000.00

1960

199,503.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
India

24,404,000.00

2016

25,520,000.00

2015

332,399.00

1960

50,176,509.00

2005

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Indonesia

10,372,912.00

2016

10,378,037.00

2015

82,862.00

1960

40,931,063.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Iran

30,818,011.00

2016

30,418,973.00

2015

116,417.00

1960

30,818,011.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Iraq

2,031,000.00

2016

1,997,000.00

2015

92,000.00

1970

2,031,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Ireland

1,897,134.00

2016

1,932,059.00

2015

110,625.00

1960

2,258,626.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Israel

3,340,223.00

2016

3,412,000.00

2015

64,811.00

1960

3,594,000.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Italy

20,267,172.00

2016

20,209,324.00

2015

3,057,645.00

1960

27,353,000.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Ivory Coast

289,108.00

2016

277,248.00

2015

3,690.00

1960

356,502.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Jamaica

310,213.00

2016

252,849.00

2015

19,932.00

1960

511,302.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Japan

64,024,938.00

2016

63,705,547.00

2015

3,632,938.00

1960

66,794,250.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Jordan

355,821.00

2016

368,938.00

2015

11,606.00

1960

674,511.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Kazakhstan

3,931,100.00

2016

4,147,800.00

2015

470,000.00

1975

4,392,000.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Kenya

72,801.00

2016

85,496.00

2015

28,000.00

1965

664,099.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Kuwait

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 18 Sep 2017
Kyrgyzstan

382,149.00

2016

408,037.00

2015

77,048.00

1975

502,020.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Laos

1,266,605.00

2016

962,497.00

2015

736.00

1960

1,266,605.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Latvia

367,195.00

2016

356,000.00

2015

250,000.00

1975

742,298.00

1998

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Lebanon

1,068,000.00

2016

1,012,849.00

2015

320,000.00

1982

1,068,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Libya

1,374,408.00

2016

1,063,265.00

2015

8,427.00

1960

1,374,408.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Lithuania

530,871.00

2016

561,919.00

2015

40,388.00

1960

1,187,657.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Luxembourg

280,000.00

2016

276,900.00

2015

36,486.00

1960

280,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Macau

142,000.00

2016

146,138.00

2015

2,304.00

1960

178,445.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Macedonia

368,070.00

2016

371,003.00

2015

210,000.00

1983

560,026.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1983 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Malawi

11,234.00

2016

14,462.00

2015

3,500.00

1960

227,295.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Malaysia

4,510,200.00

2016

4,489,500.00

2015

48,021.00

1960

4,709,564.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Malta

234,383.00

2016

230,226.00

2015

9,268.00

1960

247,635.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Mauritius

385,500.00

2016

380,000.00

2015

6,047.00

1960

387,700.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Mexico

19,599,886.00

2016

19,335,198.00

2015

338,450.00

1960

20,587,800.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Moldova

1,171,287.00

2016

1,202,466.00

2015

20,500.00

1960

1,221,474.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Mongolia

225,287.00

2016

255,634.00

2015

42,902.00

1982

255,634.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Montenegro

148,015.00

2016

154,448.00

2015

148,015.00

2016

176,289.00

2007

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Morocco

2,070,173.00

2016

2,222,370.00

2015

78,690.00

1960

3,749,364.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Mozambique

84,310.00

2016

89,292.00

2015

9,403.00

1960

89,292.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Myanmar

514,385.00

2016

514,920.00

2015

11,476.00

1960

571,293.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Nepal

858,237.00

2016

846,940.00

2015

7,100.00

1975

858,237.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Netherlands

6,801,678.00

2016

6,951,528.00

2015

1,043,656.00

1960

9,889,000.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
New Zealand

1,820,000.00

2016

1,850,000.00

2015

537,035.00

1960

1,880,000.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Nicaragua

366,636.00

2016

354,017.00

2015

17,000.00

1970

366,636.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Nigeria

154,513.00

2016

187,155.00

2015

20,544.00

1960

1,687,972.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Norway

863,855.00

2016

944,510.00

2015

454,900.00

1960

2,775,000.00

1997

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Oman

422,518.00

2016

434,932.00

2015

200.00

1965

434,932.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Pakistan

3,067,911.00

2016

3,537,600.00

2015

66,776.00

1960

6,370,860.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Panama

641,688.00

2016

620,436.00

2015

110,700.00

1978

641,688.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Paraguay

368,000.00

2016

384,135.00

2015

8,189.00

1960

437,643.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Peru

3,074,464.00

2016

2,911,495.00

2015

83,000.00

1965

3,548,609.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Philippines

3,835,910.54

2016

3,223,787.00

2015

83,000.00

1965

4,100,000.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Poland

9,345,000.00

2016

9,053,648.00

2015

535,202.00

1960

12,553,477.00

2004

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Portugal

4,787,677.00

2016

4,682,997.00

2015

95,697.00

1960

4,787,677.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Qatar

467,148.00

2016

413,418.00

2015

600.00

1960

467,148.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Romania

4,110,000.00

2016

4,270,000.00

2015

306,000.00

1965

4,750,000.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Russia

32,276,615.00

2016

35,553,328.00

2015

5,900,000.00

1975

45,539,288.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Saudi Arabia

3,637,442.00

2016

3,746,906.00

2015

93,600.00

1970

4,939,715.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Serbia

2,711,725.00

2016

2,770,462.00

2015

2,527,328.00

2005

3,110,339.00

2010

Unit

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Singapore

2,003,200.00

2016

2,016,100.00

2015

37,113.00

1960

2,018,100.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Slovakia

823,594.00

2016

866,630.00

2015

79,322.00

1960

1,697,982.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Slovenia

731,320.00

2016

753,082.00

2015

286,481.00

1985

1,029,055.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
South Africa

3,562,982.00

2016

4,131,055.00

2015

650,013.00

1960

5,492,838.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
South Korea

28,035,600.00

2016

28,882,783.00

2015

220,635.00

1965

30,333,077.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Spain

19,557,141.00

2016

19,599,274.00

2015

1,302,750.00

1960

20,576,070.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Sri Lanka

2,479,802.00

2016

3,287,676.00

2015

22,772.00

1960

3,608,392.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Sudan

136,472.00

2016

118,954.00

2015

17,339.00

1960

1,028,899.00

2004

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Sweden

3,328,371.00

2016

3,554,665.00

2015

2,089,300.00

1960

6,389,000.00

1998

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Switzerland

4,029,000.00

2016

4,140,000.00

2015

1,090,975.00

1960

5,387,568.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Syria

3,464,846.00

2016

3,539,665.00

2015

38,885.00

1960

4,428,774.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Tajikistan

468,000.00

2016

457,000.00

2015

70,000.00

1975

468,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Tanzania

129,597.00

2016

142,819.00

2015

8,130.00

1960

177,802.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Thailand

4,706,000.00

2016

5,309,000.00

2015

37,148.00

1960

7,394,349.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Trinidad and Tobago

272,072.00

2016

270,872.00

2015

22,200.00

1965

325,500.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Tunisia

974,975.00

2016

943,642.00

2015

26,218.00

1960

1,289,585.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Turkey

11,077,559.00

2016

11,493,057.00

2015

180,030.00

1960

19,125,163.00

2004

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Uganda

368,243.00

2016

328,811.00

2015

7,000.00

1960

464,849.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Ukraine

8,451,229.00

2016

9,113,061.00

2015

1,200,000.00

1960

13,176,871.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
United Arab Emirates

2,285,809.00

2016

2,258,646.00

2015

25,808.00

1975

2,285,809.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
United Kingdom

33,510,796.22

2016

33,211,498.00

2015

5,037,000.00

1960

35,228,000.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
United States

121,530,000.00

2016

124,848,000.00

2015

49,269,000.00

1960

192,513,000.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Uruguay

1,113,566.00

2016

1,106,431.00

2015

110,000.00

1960

1,113,566.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Venezuela

7,752,232.00

2016

7,780,096.00

2015

125,000.00

1960

7,808,524.00

2014

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Vietnam

5,598,017.00

2016

7,324,947.00

2015

7,217.00

1960

17,427,365.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Yemen

1,213,000.00

2016

1,195,000.00

2015

16,960.00

1980

1,213,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Zambia

101,407.00

2016

116,165.00

2015

15,000.00

1960

118,388.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18

More Indicators for Kuwait

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

13.1

2017

9.8

2016

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Direct Investment

294.6

2016

282.5

2015

282.5

2015

3,890.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Imports Growth

12.9

Dec 2017

10.7

Sep 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Money Supply M2

122,017.69

Jan 2018

123,043.98

Dec 2017

21,437.29

Mar 1994

123,043.98

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Government Revenue

22.88

2022

22.12

2021

1.66

1991

35.70

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

10.96

2016

13.40

2015

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Real GDP Growth

-2.9

2017

3.5

2016

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.43

2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Domestic Credit Growth

5.9

Jan 2018

6.2

Dec 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

76.7

2017

79.2

2016

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Imports

9,062.1

Dec 2017

8,206.0

Sep 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

9,062.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.83

Feb 2018

-0.19

Jan 2018

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-13
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Domestic Credit

112,211.1

Jan 2018

111,928.3

Dec 2017

20,673.7

Jan 1994

112,211.1

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Visitor Arrivals

18,330

Dec 2016

20,521

Nov 2016

4,086

Jan 1998

48,684

Aug 2009

Person

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.19

2022

22.48

2021

4.02

1997

23.19

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

14,582.40

Dec 2017

12,600.00

Dec 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

30,000.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Crude Oil: Production

2,702.00

Feb 2018

2,706.00

Jan 2018

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
Population

4.5

2017

4.4

2016

1.6

1993

4.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.5

2017

16.3

2016

5.1

2011

18.5

2017

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Short Term Interest Rate

2.00

Mar 2018

1.88

Feb 2018

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Gold Reserves

105.82

Feb 2018

105.94

Jan 2018

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Government Net Debt

20.64

2022

19.42

2021

0.06

1990

20.64

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

87,958.80

Dec 2017

95,400.00

Dec 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

126,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

11.9

2017

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2018-03-20
Total Exports

15,436.4

Dec 2017

13,087.4

Sep 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bank Lending Rate

4.99

Jan 2018

4.76

Dec 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
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 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.12

2016

2.06

2015

0.05

1991

2.12

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Exchange Rate against USD

0.300

Feb 2018

0.301

Jan 2018

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

32,568.5

Feb 2018

31,967.4

Jan 2018

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
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 2018-03-20
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.16

2022

3.32

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-13.9

2015

8.2

2014

-14.3

1994

32.5

2008

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-01
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.8

Feb 2018

1.0

Jan 2018

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

6.3

2017

0.6

2016

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-16
M2 Growth

3.4

Jan 2018

4.3

Dec 2017

-4.3

Sep 1996

26.9

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Private Consumption Expenditure

50,206.14

2016

47,609.50

2015

526.40

1962

50,206.14

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Policy Rate

3.00

Mar 2018

2.75

Feb 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.68

2022

-1.85

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
Aluminum: Exports

24,186.53

2016

42,809.11

2015

303.26

1997

129,742.01

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
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 2018-03-20
Tourism Revenue

831

2016

931

2015

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-5.1

2017

-24.9

2016

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2022

2.70

2021

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.44

2022

2.77

2021

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

499.21

2016

505.57

2015

66.62

1990

541.21

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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 2017-06-13
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 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

13,832.91

2016

18,002.12

2015

97.37

1995

18,002.12

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

26,687.53

2017

25,140.67

2016

11,424.61

1998

45,517.86

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Deposits

138,416.50

Jan 2018

139,574.21

Dec 2017

21,699.45

Mar 1994

139,574.21

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
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 2017-02-22
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 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

1,181.19

2016

2,368.72

2015

784.62

2014

19,849.23

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Teledensity: Mobile

146.55

2016

163.15

2015

0.00

1985

218.43

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2017-06-13
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

15,853.8

Jan 2018

15,790.6

Dec 2017

5,117.8

Jun 2013

16,481.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nominal GDP

120,106.6

2017

110,898.6

2016

1,828.4

1962

174,168.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Current Account Balance

7,578.7

2017

655.3

2016

-26,478.5

1991

78,650.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
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 2016-12-27
Household Debt

2,020.9

Jan 2018

2,110.2

Dec 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Motor Vehicles Sales

102,541

2017

108,000

2016

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

10.4

Dec 2017

10.9

Sep 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
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 2018-03-20
Total Exports Growth

13.3

Dec 2017

9.1

Sep 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.7

2016

51.4

2015

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nominal GDP Growth

8.74

2017

-2.80

2016

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,756.91

2016

27,720.32

2015

224.00

1962

28,879.24

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Money Supply M1

33,461.39

Jan 2018

33,677.20

Dec 2017

3,504.88

Sep 1994

35,391.67

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.17

2017

26.12

2016

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Population

4.98

2022

4.85

2021

1.36

1991

4.98

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
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 2017-06-27
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 2017-02-22