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Kuwait Policy Rate

1999 - 2017 | monthly | % pa | Central Bank of Kuwait

Kuwait's cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Discount Rate) was set at 2.75 % pa in Sep 2017, compared with 2.75 % pa in the previous Aug 2017. Kuwait's Policy Rate averaged 3.25 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jul 1999 to Sep 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 7.25 % pa in Dec 2000 and a record low of 2.00 % pa in Nov 2015.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: KIBOR: 3 Months was reported at 1.75 % pa in Sep 2017. Kuwait's Exchange Rate against USD averaged 0.30 (KWD/USD) in Jul 2017.

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What was Kuwait's Policy Rate in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.75

Sep 2017

2.75

Aug 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

1.25

Sep 2017

1.25

Aug 2017

1.25

Sep 2017

18.00

Jan 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Algeria

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Aug 2017

2.75

Sep 1986

15.00

Jul 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1963 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

6.00

Sep 2017

6.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Nov 2005

18.00

May 2001

% pa

monthly

May 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Australia

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.50

Sep 2017

14.00

Sep 1990

% pa

monthly

Aug 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Azerbaijan

15.00

Aug 2017

15.00

Jul 2017

2.00

Sep 2010

15.00

Aug 2017

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bahrain

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

5.00

Oct 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bangladesh

6.75

Sep 2017

6.75

Aug 2017

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belarus

11.50

Sep 2017

12.00

Aug 2017

10.00

Jun 2008

480.00

Jan 1995

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

5.50

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

5.50

Sep 2017

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

8.25

Sep 2017

9.25

Aug 2017

7.25

Mar 2013

42.00

Mar 1999

% pa

monthly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

0.00

Oct 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Oct 2017

300.00

Sep 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Canada

1.00

Sep 2017

0.75

Aug 2017

0.25

May 2010

8.13

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Chile

2.50

Sep 2017

2.50

Aug 2017

0.50

May 2010

14.00

Sep 1998

% pa

monthly

May 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
China

2.25

Sep 2017

2.25

Aug 2017

1.80

Nov 2010

6.03

Jun 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

5.25

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

3.00

Jan 2011

45.00

Nov 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Croatia

3.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Jul 2017

3.00

Aug 2017

1,926.92

Sep 1993

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

0.05

Sep 2017

0.05

Aug 2017

0.05

Sep 2017

13.00

Jul 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

13.00

Aug 1980

% pa

monthly

Aug 1914 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ecuador

8.19

Sep 2017

7.58

Aug 2017

5.84

Sep 2004

21.81

Feb 1996

% pa

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Egypt

19.25

Sep 2017

19.25

Aug 2017

8.50

Oct 2011

21.50

Jul 1991

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
European Union

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Finland

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Georgia

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

3.75

Jan 2014

12.00

Jul 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hong Kong

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

0.90

Sep 2017

0.90

Aug 2017

0.90

Sep 2017

28.00

Jan 1996

% pa

monthly

Oct 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

5.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Aug 2017

4.25

Jul 2011

18.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

6.00

Sep 2017

6.00

Aug 2017

4.75

Feb 2010

9.00

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

4.25

Sep 2017

4.50

Aug 2017

4.25

Sep 2017

6.25

Dec 2015

% pa

monthly

Jun 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

0.10

Sep 2017

0.10

Aug 2017

0.10

Sep 2017

13.50

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

2.50

Mar 2017

2.50

Feb 2017

2.50

Mar 2017

13.00

Oct 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Japan

-0.10

Sep 2017

-0.10

Aug 2017

-0.10

Sep 2017

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Jordan

4.75

Sep 2017

4.75

Aug 2017

2.50

Jun 2004

9.00

Jun 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1965 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kazakhstan

10.25

Sep 2017

10.25

Aug 2017

5.50

Mar 2017

300.00

Aug 1994

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

10.00

Sep 2017

10.00

Aug 2017

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kosovo

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kuwait

2.75

Sep 2017

2.75

Aug 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kyrgyzstan

5.00

Sep 2017

5.00

Aug 2017

0.85

Mar 2010

56.05

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Laos

4.25

Sep 2017

4.25

Aug 2017

4.00

Aug 2010

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lebanon

10.00

Aug 2017

10.00

Jul 2017

3.00

Sep 1973

155.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1964 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lithuania

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Luxembourg

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macau

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macedonia

3.25

Sep 2017

3.25

Aug 2017

3.21

Jun 2013

15.21

Dec 2002

% pa

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malawi

22.00

Sep 2017

22.00

Aug 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malaysia

3.00

Sep 2017

3.00

Aug 2017

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mauritius

4.00

Sep 2017

4.00

Aug 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

14.00

Feb 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mexico

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Nov 2015

8.25

Dec 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

7.50

Sep 2017

7.50

Aug 2017

3.50

Nov 2014

21.00

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Feb 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

12.00

Sep 2017

12.00

Aug 2017

6.40

Sep 2007

15.00

Nov 2016

% pa

monthly

Jul 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Morocco

2.25

Sep 2017

2.25

Aug 2017

2.25

Sep 2017

7.00

Oct 1996

% pa

monthly

Jun 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Myanmar

10.00

2017

10.00

2016

4.00

1986

12.50

1996

% pa

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

5.50

Jul 2005

8.00

Jul 2015

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Netherlands

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
New Zealand

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

8.25

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

14.00

Sep 2017

14.00

Aug 2017

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Sep 2017

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

0.50

Sep 2017

0.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Sep 2017

11.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Oman

1.74

Sep 2017

1.74

Aug 2017

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

5.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Aug 2017

0.60

Aug 2010

8.25

Oct 2011

% pa

monthly

Jul 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

3.50

Sep 2017

3.75

Aug 2017

1.25

Apr 2010

6.50

Jan 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Philippines

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Aug 2017

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Sep 2017

% pa

monthly

Jun 2016 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

1.50

Oct 2017

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Oct 2017

6.50

Feb 2005

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Portugal

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Qatar

5.00

Aug 2017

5.00

Jul 2017

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

21.25

May 2004

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

8.50

Sep 2017

9.00

Aug 2017

5.50

Feb 2014

17.00

Jan 2015

% pa

monthly

Sep 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Saudi Arabia

2.00

Sep 2017

2.00

Aug 2017

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Serbia

3.75

Sep 2017

4.00

Aug 2017

3.75

Sep 2017

35.66

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovenia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Africa

6.75

Sep 2017

6.75

Aug 2017

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

1.25

Sep 2017

1.25

Aug 2017

1.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Spain

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

7.25

Sep 2017

7.25

Aug 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

-0.50

Sep 2017

-0.50

Aug 2017

-0.50

Sep 2017

40.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

-0.74

Sep 2017

-0.73

Aug 2017

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Syria

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Jan 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

% pa

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2015

Updated on Mar 2015
Taiwan

1.38

Sep 2017

1.38

Aug 2017

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

16.00

Sep 2017

16.00

Aug 2017

4.80

Apr 2014

81.00

Nov 1997

% pa

monthly

Jul 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.25

Jun 2010

5.00

Dec 2006

% pa

monthly

May 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tunisia

5.00

Sep 2017

5.00

Aug 2017

3.50

Jul 2012

5.88

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

8.00

Sep 2017

8.00

Aug 2017

4.50

Dec 2013

10.00

Apr 2014

% pa

monthly

May 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

12.50

Sep 2017

12.50

Aug 2017

6.50

Mar 2014

252.00

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Arab Emirates

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

0.25

Sep 2017

0.25

Aug 2017

0.25

Sep 2017

17.00

Jun 1980

% pa

monthly

Jun 1972 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

1.06

Sep 2017

1.07

Aug 2017

0.04

Dec 2011

22.00

Dec 1980

% pa

monthly

Jul 1954 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Uruguay

9.25

Sep 2017

9.25

Aug 2017

5.00

Sep 2007

10.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Vietnam

4.25

Sep 2017

4.25

Aug 2017

3.00

Dec 2004

13.00

Feb 2012

% pa

monthly

Aug 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Yemen

16.07

Jan 2015

16.08

Dec 2014

10.74

Nov 2002

28.71

May 1996

% pa

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jan 2015

Updated on Mar 2015

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 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

436.9

2016

309.2

2015

309.2

2015

3,257.1

2011

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

3.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

118,805.73

Jul 2017

120,320.07

Jun 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

22.88

2022

22.12

2021

1.66

1991

35.70

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

10.96

2016

13.40

2015

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.5

2016

0.6

2015

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.11

2016

-3.67

2015

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

4.3

Jul 2017

4.9

Jun 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.7

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

8,002.0

Jun 2017

8,322.4

Mar 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.4

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.19

Aug 2017

0.28

Jul 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

34,770.35

2022

33,480.51

2021

7,960.51

1991

45,993.65

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

2,128.20

2016

1,963.80

2015

948.20

1999

2,128.20

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

6,679.7

Sep 2017

6,892.1

Aug 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

107,167.3

Jul 2017

106,508.2

Jun 2017

20,674.4

Jan 1994

107,167.3

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Visitor Arrivals

14,240

Dec 2015

14,152

Nov 2015

4,086

Jan 1998

48,684

Aug 2009

Person

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.19

2022

22.48

2021

4.02

1997

23.19

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

12,600.00

Dec 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

30,000.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

2,702.00

Aug 2017

2,702.00

Jul 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

104.66

Jun 2017

104.56

May 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

20.64

2022

19.42

2021

0.06

1990

20.64

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

95,400.00

Dec 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

126,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Direct Investment Abroad

154.0

Mar 2017

2,405.6

Dec 2016

13.5

Mar 2015

4,153.1

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Total Exports

12,844.1

Jun 2017

13,645.5

Mar 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.74

Jul 2017

4.72

Jun 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2010

38.6

2009

16.0

1997

50.2

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2016
Producer Price Index Growth

3.9

Jun 2017

3.9

May 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

81,266.99

2022

79,549.79

2021

23,328.33

1991

81,266.99

2022

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

0.303

Jul 2017

0.303

Jun 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

31,268.2

Jun 2017

30,347.4

May 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

7.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Nov 2015

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.87

2022

3.15

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-10.9

2015

19.9

2014

-14.3

1994

34.5

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.5

Sep 2017

1.2

Aug 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt

31,146.3

2010

40,862.6

2009

4,848.0

1997

57,560.8

2007

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

124,154.46

2016

127,302.08

2015

1,517.60

1964

187,435.95

2013

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
M2 Growth

0.9

Apr/2017

0.7

Mar/2017

-4.3

Sep/1996

26.9

Jan/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

50,202.56

2016

47,618.04

2015

526.40

1962

50,202.56

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

2016

0.3

2015

0.3

2015

2.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.68

2022

-1.85

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

22,893.01

2016

42,700.36

2015

303.26

1997

129,739.76

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 Apr 2017
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

2,612,083.00

2016

2,544,899.00

2015

1,197,887.00

2000

2,612,083.00

2016

Person

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.40

2022

3.40

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
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

1,277,674.06

2014

1,215,674.65

2013

854,044.00

2009

1,277,674.06

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2017

0.00

2017

0.00

2017

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

13,832.91

2016

18,002.12

2015

97.37

1995

18,002.12

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

25,138.87

2016

27,036.08

2015

11,422.94

1998

45,522.61

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

136,907.33

Jul 2017

137,098.92

Jun 2017

21,694.22

Mar 1994

137,453.47

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

2,435,340.93

2015

2,269,721.84

2014

374,031.82

2001

2,435,340.93

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

28,545.16

2016

43,544.19

2015

3,723.09

1999

90,965.16

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,181.19

2016

2,368.72

2015

784.62

2014

19,849.23

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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

13,763.5

Jul 2017

13,077.4

Jun 2017

5,117.3

Jun 2013

13,763.5

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP

110,890.7

2016

114,606.1

2015

1,828.4

1962

174,179.9

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

0.0

2016

4,016.0

2015

-26,478.5

1991

79,130.0

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Electricity Production

3,891

Dec 2015

4,118

Nov 2015

0

Feb 2003

8,266

Aug 2015

GWh

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Household Debt

1,964.5

Jul 2017

1,625.4

Jun 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.5

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

108,000

2016

143,800

2015

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

11.7

Jun 2017

11.2

Mar 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-32.76

Mar 2017

217.20

Dec 2016

-369.46

Dec 2015

817.54

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Total Exports Growth

9.9

Jun 2017

55.4

Mar 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

51.4

2015

-0.6

2014

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,754.86

2016

27,725.29

2015

224.00

1962

28,887.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

32,918.29

Jul 2017

34,096.98

Jun 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.12

2016

22.39

2015

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

4.98

2022

4.85

2021

1.36

1991

4.98

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,876.19

2015

1,791.90

2014

930.00

2005

1,876.19

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

89,510.41

2015

63,635.69

2014

7,573.47

2000

154,981.50

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017