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Kuwait Private Consumption: % of GDP

1962 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

. The data reached an all-time high of 93.3 % in Dec 1991 and a record low of 14.8 % in Dec 1974. CEIC calculates Private Consumption as % of Nominal GDP from annual Private Consumption Expenditure and annual Nominal GDP. Central Statistical Bureau provides Private Consumption Expenditure in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

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What was Kuwait's Private Consumption: % of GDP in 2016?

Last

45.3

2016
Previous

41.5

2015
Min

14.8

1974
Max

93.3

1991
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1962 - 2016

Updated on 20 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 20 Apr 2018

View Kuwait's Private Consumption: % of GDP from 1962 to 2016 in the chart:

Kuwait Private Consumption: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

327805802

Name

Kuwait Private Consumption: % of GDP

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

1962

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

20 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

37.7

Variance

171.4

Standard deviation

13.1

Skewness

1.5

Kurtosis

4.6

Coefficient variation

0.3

Median

33.5

Max
1991

93.3

Min
1974

14.8

Previous observation
2015

41.5

Last observation
2016

45.3

Number of Observations

55

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

76.2

Dec 2017

81.6

Sep 2017

69.6

Dec 2011

90.4

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-22
Algeria

42.8

2016

41.0

2015

30.2

2008

71.0

1952

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Argentina

61.9

Dec 2017

64.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Dec 2007

71.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Armenia

71.8

Dec 2017

75.2

Sep 2017

60.5

Sep 2008

143.0

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Australia

57.4

Dec 2017

57.1

Sep 2017

51.2

Dec 1973

61.7

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Austria

51.6

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

50.5

Mar 2008

58.2

Mar 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Azerbaijan

60.6

Dec 2017

57.6

Sep 2017

30.4

Dec 2007

70.4

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

45.0

2016

45.1

2015

22.4

1986

51.9

1991

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

69.9

2018

68.7

2017

68.7

2017

98.9

1976

%

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

52.3

Dec 2017

54.7

Sep 2017

40.7

Dec 2011

71.4

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belgium

50.5

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

49.4

Mar 2007

60.0

Sep 1983

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bolivia

78.2

Dec 2017

61.2

Sep 2017

51.8

Jun 2013

82.3

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Bosnia and Herzegovina

77.0

2016

78.8

2015

77.0

2016

109.7

2003

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

47.2

Dec 2017

48.6

Sep 2017

27.8

Dec 1999

57.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Brazil

64.0

Dec 2017

63.9

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 1991

72.1

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Brunei

20.7

Dec 2017

22.1

Sep 2017

13.6

Mar 2014

31.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bulgaria

65.7

Dec 2017

55.0

Sep 2017

53.1

Jun 1995

79.2

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cambodia

76.1

2016

76.8

2015

76.1

2016

101.1

1993

%

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Canada

57.9

Dec 2017

56.3

Sep 2017

47.9

Sep 1974

65.3

Dec 1961

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Chile

61.8

Dec 2017

62.3

Sep 2017

52.0

Mar 2007

67.2

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

39.1

2017

39.4

2016

35.6

2010

71.3

1962

%

yearly

1952 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

61.8

Dec 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

60.0

Mar 2014

71.9

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Croatia

62.0

Dec 2017

49.4

Sep 2017

49.4

Sep 2017

68.2

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cyprus

69.6

Dec 2017

64.1

Sep 2017

53.5

Sep 2001

74.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-04
Czech Republic

47.0

Dec 2017

47.0

Sep 2017

39.9

Mar 1991

63.9

Dec 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

47.8

Dec 2017

46.2

Sep 2017

45.8

Sep 2006

51.7

Dec 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

61.3

Dec 2017

61.0

Sep 2017

58.4

Jun 2014

74.4

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

86.6

Dec 2017

87.9

Sep 2017

62.9

Jun 2006

88.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Estonia

49.2

Dec 2017

51.4

Sep 2017

47.9

Sep 2011

61.9

Mar 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

55.0

Dec 2017

56.0

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2017

58.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

54.4

Dec 2017

54.8

Sep 2017

46.7

Mar 2001

57.6

Mar 1978

%

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
France

54.9

Mar 2018

54.8

Dec 2017

53.5

Sep 1973

63.1

Sep 1949

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Georgia

63.1

Dec 2017

56.1

Sep 2017

56.1

Sep 2017

120.5

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

53.6

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

52.0

Mar 2017

59.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

69.0

Dec 2017

65.4

Sep 2017

59.8

Sep 2004

74.2

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Hong Kong

66.2

Dec 2017

64.5

Sep 2017

53.0

Sep 1989

72.2

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Hungary

47.9

Dec 2017

48.0

Sep 2017

47.0

Dec 2015

60.8

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Iceland

53.1

Dec 2017

44.6

Sep 2017

44.0

Sep 2016

62.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
India

61.5

Dec 2017

57.5

Sep 2017

52.5

Mar 2011

71.1

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Jun 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Indonesia

58.0

Mar 2018

57.4

Dec 2017

47.9

Mar 1992

75.5

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Iran

46.4

Dec 2017

43.5

Sep 2017

33.2

Sep 1993

89.3

Mar 1990

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

34.1

Dec 2017

31.9

Sep 2017

31.9

Sep 2017

57.5

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

55.6

Mar 2018

53.4

Dec 2017

50.4

Dec 1984

66.1

Sep 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-16
Italy

58.1

Dec 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

53.8

Dec 1991

63.7

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

55.6

2016

56.1

2015

52.7

1977

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

54.6

Dec 2017

56.1

Sep 2017

51.3

Dec 1997

60.1

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

86.9

2016

89.7

2015

64.6

1995

107.2

1966

%

yearly

1959 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

48.3

Sep 2017

52.4

Jun 2017

36.5

Jun 2011

83.6

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kenya

79.5

2017

78.4

2016

58.0

1985

79.8

2013

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

48.0

Dec 2017

47.1

Sep 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

93.5

Dec 2017

66.0

Sep 2017

66.0

Sep 2017

95.8

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Kuwait

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

71.0

Dec 2017

87.2

Sep 2017

50.4

Dec 2001

118.9

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Laos

64.4

2016

71.2

2015

64.4

2016

90.1

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

58.0

Dec 2017

62.2

Sep 2017

56.5

Dec 2015

71.1

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

86.3

2015

89.3

2014

81.9

2005

92.1

1998

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2018-05-03
Lithuania

64.5

Dec 2017

61.4

Sep 2017

57.4

Sep 1996

69.6

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

29.2

Dec 2017

30.7

Sep 2017

28.6

Dec 2014

44.6

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

22.7

Dec 2017

24.2

Sep 2017

17.8

Dec 2013

49.1

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

64.8

Dec 2017

65.5

Sep 2017

64.5

Dec 2001

87.9

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malawi

80.6

2016

81.7

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

53.8

Dec 2017

57.0

Sep 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

45.0

Dec 2017

43.5

Sep 2017

43.5

Sep 2017

65.9

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Mauritius

75.4

Dec 2017

76.6

Sep 2017

56.3

Jun 2001

76.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mexico

66.3

Dec 2017

66.3

Sep 2017

63.9

Jun 2012

72.2

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Moldova

86.5

Dec 2017

85.7

Sep 2017

51.0

Sep 1995

106.1

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

56.0

Mar 2018

45.0

Dec 2017

44.7

Dec 2016

74.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

82.1

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

58.4

Sep 2016

93.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Morocco

57.9

2016

57.5

2015

57.5

2015

60.4

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Nepal

73.3

2018

76.7

2017

73.3

2018

84.4

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Netherlands

42.4

Dec 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

42.4

Dec 2017

55.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
New Zealand

57.1

Dec 2017

59.5

Sep 2017

52.5

Mar 2002

64.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nigeria

81.6

2016

78.2

2015

23.4

1982

89.0

1960

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-03
Norway

44.4

Dec 2017

46.8

Sep 2017

36.7

Mar 2012

53.2

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

38.5

2016

37.5

2015

28.0

2008

50.3

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

82.1

2018

82.0

2017

68.2

1991

84.7

1975

%

yearly

1967 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

50.1

2016

51.7

2015

50.1

2016

80.4

1951

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

67.4

Sep 2017

67.4

Jun 2017

56.1

Sep 2002

74.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

60.6

Dec 2017

65.1

Sep 2017

53.7

Sep 1982

81.4

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Philippines

73.3

Dec 2017

73.1

Sep 2017

55.2

Mar 1981

77.0

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

50.9

Dec 2017

60.2

Sep 2017

49.4

Dec 2015

71.8

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Portugal

64.7

Dec 2017

65.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Dec 2001

66.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

24.7

2017

26.0

2016

13.4

2012

32.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

61.1

Dec 2017

61.5

Sep 2017

56.8

Sep 1995

81.8

Jun 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Russia

50.8

Dec 2017

51.8

Sep 2017

42.7

Jun 1993

61.0

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Saudi Arabia

40.1

Dec 2017

41.6

Sep 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

44.7

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

68.6

Dec 2017

69.9

Sep 2017

66.7

Dec 2003

90.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Singapore

35.6

2017

36.0

2016

35.5

2010

90.5

1961

%

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

53.9

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

47.7

Jun 1995

63.5

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovenia

55.2

Dec 2017

52.7

Sep 2017

49.5

Mar 2007

62.1

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Africa

62.3

Dec 2017

58.4

Sep 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Spain

56.3

Dec 2017

57.8

Sep 2017

54.3

Jun 2009

68.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Sri Lanka

59.7

Dec 2017

65.8

Sep 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Sudan

77.8

2016

81.6

2015

57.6

2004

92.6

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

43.0

Dec 2017

45.0

Sep 2017

43.0

Dec 2017

51.1

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

53.6

Mar 2018

53.9

Dec 2017

52.3

Sep 2008

63.2

Dec 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Syria

59.7

2010

59.8

2009

56.8

2008

82.1

1988

%

yearly

1963 - 2010

Updated on 2018-05-08
Taiwan

51.7

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Tajikistan

118.3

2013

119.3

2012

42.2

1992

125.3

2008

%

yearly

1988 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-19
Thailand

47.5

Dec 2017

49.8

Sep 2017

46.7

Mar 2017

57.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tunisia

71.8

2016

71.2

2015

59.3

1975

75.8

1960

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Turkey

59.0

Dec 2017

58.4

Sep 2017

58.2

Sep 2015

73.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Ukraine

62.9

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

49.3

Sep 2004

77.2

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
United Arab Emirates

58.5

2016

57.1

2015

7.1

1974

64.2

2010

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

67.3

Dec 2017

66.7

Sep 2017

58.6

Mar 1973

69.6

Dec 1955

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
United States

69.0

Mar 2018

69.1

Dec 2017

58.5

Mar 1967

69.2

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Uruguay

66.8

2017

66.1

2016

66.1

2016

80.9

1959

%

yearly

1955 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Venezuela

121.3

2015

75.3

2014

40.0

1974

121.3

2015

%

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

68.5

2016

68.0

2015

64.5

2012

94.9

1985

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

81.4

2013

77.6

2012

57.3

1990

95.9

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-20

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Updated on 2018-04-20
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
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 2018-05-03
Exchange Rate against USD

0.300

Apr 2018

0.300

Mar 2018

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Exports: ICT Goods

63,651.96

2016

89,510.41

2015

7,573.47

2000

154,981.50

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017-06-16
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
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2023

2.70

2022

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.50

2023

0.70

2022

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.99

2023

3.67

2022

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

76,464.80

2023

75,105.32

2022

23,328.33

1991

76,464.80

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.79

2023

23.10

2022

4.02

1997

23.79

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

24.58

2023

22.12

2022

1.53

2013

24.58

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

24.48

2023

24.04

2022

1.66

1991

35.69

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

33,446.42

2023

32,451.37

2022

7,960.51

1991

45,726.19

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

5.20

2023

5.05

2022

1.36

1991

5.20

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.86

2023

3.77

2022

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1.13

2023

1.13

2022

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

131.9

2017

294.6

2016

131.9

2017

3,890.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.1

2017

0.3

2016

0.1

2017

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

33,248.1

Mar 2018

32,568.5

Feb 2018

23.2

Jan 1968

33,248.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.17

2017

26.12

2016

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

10.6

Dec 2017

10.8

Sep 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-761.30

Dec 2017

-6.62

Sep 2017

-761.30

Dec 2017

1,766.04

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP Deflator Growth

11.9

2017

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Gold Reserves

106.03

Mar 2018

105.82

Feb 2018

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Government Debt: % of GDP

13.1

2017

9.8

2016

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Household Debt

1,858.5

Feb 2018

2,020.9

Jan 2018

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.5

2017

16.3

2016

5.1

2011

18.5

2017

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Imports: ICT Goods

2,011,554.23

2016

2,435,340.93

2015

374,031.82

2001

2,435,340.93

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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
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 2018-04-20
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

-2.74

2017

-2.62

2016

-13.97

2009

90.96

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

76.7

2017

79.2

2016

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Minerals Production

161,871,900.00

2016

156,699,000.00

2015

127,996,864.00

2009

161,871,900.00

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

34,354.27

Feb 2018

33,461.39

Jan 2018

3,504.88

Sep 1994

35,391.67

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Money Supply M2

123,249.22

Feb 2018

122,017.69

Jan 2018

21,437.29

Mar 1994

123,249.22

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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
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
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
Motor Vehicles Sales

102,541

2017

108,000

2016

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-5.1

2017

-24.9

2016

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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
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
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
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 2018-04-20
Nominal GDP Growth

8.74

2017

-2.80

2016

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
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
Policy Rate

3.00

Apr 2018

3.00

Mar 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Population

4.5

2017

4.4

2016

1.6

1993

4.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Real GDP Growth

-2.9

2017

3.5

2016

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Short Term Interest Rate

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

9.95

2016

12.20

2015

1.23

1960

24.01

1996

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

133.07

2016

148.54

2015

0.00

1985

200.93

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

139,352.32

Feb 2018

138,416.50

Jan 2018

21,699.45

Mar 1994

139,574.21

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Exports

15,345.3

Dec 2017

13,087.5

Sep 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Exports Growth

12.6

Dec 2017

9.1

Sep 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Imports

8,932.1

Dec 2017

8,340.8

Sep 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,932.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Imports Growth

11.3

Dec 2017

12.5

Sep 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tourism Revenue

831

2016

931

2015

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.7

2016

51.4

2015

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Unemployment Rate

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
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 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20