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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 RM.WDI.ITU.NS: Number of Subscriber: Fixed Line: by Country. 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 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 2017

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KW: Fixed Telephone Subscriptions

Series Details
Series ID

265927102

Name

KW: Fixed Telephone Subscriptions

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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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

245,336.00

2016

226,718.00

2015

6,845.00

1960

363,000.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Algeria

3,404,709.00

2016

3,267,592.00

2015

72,700.00

1965

3,404,709.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Angola

304,493.00

2016

284,925.00

2015

6,666.00

1960

304,493.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

9,938,630.00

2016

10,073,125.00

2015

914,656.00

1960

10,073,125.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Armenia

531,624.00

2016

551,366.00

2015

190,000.00

1975

626,600.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
Bahrain

287,203.00

2016

280,115.00

2015

3,200.00

1965

299,416.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
Bolivia

867,302.00

2016

881,235.00

2015

135,100.00

1980

881,235.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Botswana

142,122.00

2016

160,490.00

2015

400.00

1960

174,165.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Brunei

74,213.00

2016

76,002.00

2015

7,200.00

1977

88,440.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Cambodia

227,261.00

2016

256,387.00

2015

1,774.00

1960

584,475.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
Congo

17,000.00

2016

17,000.00

2015

3,900.00

1965

22,000.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Cyprus

320,573.00

2016

323,707.00

2015

10,630.00

1960

440,091.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
Estonia

370,589.00

2016

387,607.00

2015

120,000.00

1975

522,816.00

2000

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
Ghana

251,490.00

2016

275,570.00

2015

17,300.00

1965

376,509.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Honduras

442,929.00

2016

497,072.00

2015

17,003.00

1975

825,769.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Iceland

164,566.00

2016

168,149.00

2015

33,000.00

1960

199,503.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Jamaica

310,213.00

2016

252,849.00

2015

19,932.00

1960

511,302.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Jordan

355,821.00

2016

368,938.00

2015

11,606.00

1960

674,511.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Kenya

72,801.00

2016

85,496.00

2015

28,000.00

1965

664,099.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 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
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
Latvia

367,195.00

2016

356,000.00

2015

250,000.00

1975

742,298.00

1998

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
Luxembourg

280,000.00

2016

276,900.00

2015

36,486.00

1960

280,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

142,000.00

2016

146,138.00

2015

2,304.00

1960

178,445.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

368,070.00

2016

371,003.00

2015

210,000.00

1983

560,026.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1983 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malawi

11,234.00

2016

14,462.00

2015

3,500.00

1960

227,295.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Malta

234,383.00

2016

230,226.00

2015

9,268.00

1960

247,635.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

385,500.00

2016

380,000.00

2015

6,047.00

1960

387,700.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Mongolia

225,287.00

2016

255,634.00

2015

42,902.00

1982

255,634.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Montenegro

148,015.00

2016

154,448.00

2015

148,015.00

2016

176,289.00

2007

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Mozambique

84,310.00

2016

89,292.00

2015

9,403.00

1960

89,292.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

514,385.00

2016

514,920.00

2015

11,476.00

1960

571,293.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

858,237.00

2016

846,940.00

2015

7,100.00

1975

858,237.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Nicaragua

366,636.00

2016

354,017.00

2015

17,000.00

1970

366,636.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Oman

422,518.00

2016

434,932.00

2015

200.00

1965

434,932.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Panama

641,688.00

2016

620,436.00

2015

110,700.00

1978

641,688.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Paraguay

368,000.00

2016

384,135.00

2015

8,189.00

1960

437,643.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
Qatar

467,148.00

2016

413,418.00

2015

600.00

1960

467,148.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Tajikistan

468,000.00

2016

457,000.00

2015

70,000.00

1975

468,000.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tanzania

129,597.00

2016

142,819.00

2015

8,130.00

1960

177,802.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
Uganda

368,243.00

2016

328,811.00

2015

7,000.00

1960

464,849.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Zambia

101,407.00

2016

116,165.00

2015

15,000.00

1960

118,388.00

2010

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Kuwait

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

9.8

2016

4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 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

1.1

Dec 2017

1.5

Nov 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

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
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

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
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

12.8

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