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Kuwait Private Consumption: % of GDP

1962 - 2016 | yearly | % | CEIC Generated

Kuwait's Private Consumption accounted for 45.3 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a ratio of 41.5 % in the previous year. Kuwait's Private Consumption contribution to Nominal GDP ratio is updated yearly, available from Dec 1962 to Dec 2016, with an average share of 33.5 %. 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.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's GDP expanded 3.5 % YoY in Dec 2016. Kuwait's Nominal GDP reached 110.9 USD bn in Dec 2016. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 6.1 % in Dec 2016. Kuwait's GDP Per Capita reached 25,138.9 USD in Dec 2016. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 22.4 % in Dec 2016.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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More Countries for Private Consumption: % of GDP

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

82.9

Jun 2017

83.4

Mar 2017

69.5

Dec 2011

90.4

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Algeria

42.8

2016

41.0

2015

27.3

2011

71.0

1952

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

69.1

Jun 2017

69.1

Mar 2017

57.4

Dec 2007

71.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

81.5

Jun 2017

84.9

Mar 2017

60.5

Sep 2008

143.0

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Australia

55.3

Jun 2017

56.5

Mar 2017

50.7

Dec 1973

61.3

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Austria

52.6

Jun 2017

51.5

Mar 2017

50.5

Mar 2008

58.2

Mar 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

54.2

Dec 2016

56.3

Sep 2016

30.4

Dec 2007

70.4

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Bahrain

45.1

2015

40.5

2014

22.4

1986

51.9

1991

%

yearly

1975 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bangladesh

67.5

2017

69.1

2016

67.5

2017

98.9

1976

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

55.0

Jun 2017

58.4

Mar 2017

38.6

Dec 2011

71.4

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belgium

50.8

Jun 2017

50.5

Mar 2017

49.0

Mar 2007

60.0

Sep 1983

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bolivia

72.3

Mar 2017

79.3

Dec 2016

51.8

Jun 2013

82.3

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

77.0

2016

78.8

2015

77.0

2016

109.7

2003

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Botswana

50.8

Jun 2017

50.0

Mar 2017

28.3

Dec 1999

58.1

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

62.4

Jun 2017

62.9

Mar 2017

54.5

Jun 1991

72.1

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brunei

18.0

Jun 2017

21.3

Mar 2017

13.6

Mar 2014

31.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bulgaria

59.4

Jun 2017

67.3

Mar 2017

53.1

Jun 1995

79.2

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Cambodia

76.8

2015

77.6

2014

74.3

1991

101.1

1993

%

yearly

1988 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Canada

60.0

Jun 2017

57.5

Mar 2017

47.9

Sep 1974

65.3

Dec 1961

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Chile

63.5

Jun 2017

63.9

Mar 2017

52.5

Mar 2007

66.1

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
China

39.2

2016

38.0

2015

35.6

2010

71.3

1962

%

yearly

1952 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Colombia

62.3

Jun 2017

62.2

Mar 2017

59.9

Mar 2014

71.9

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

59.9

Jun 2017

61.7

Mar 2017

49.9

Sep 2006

68.2

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

67.4

Jun 2017

74.1

Mar 2017

52.6

Sep 2001

75.3

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

46.7

Jun 2017

48.3

Mar 2017

39.9

Mar 1991

63.9

Dec 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ecuador

60.2

Jun 2017

59.4

Mar 2017

58.4

Jun 2014

74.4

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Egypt

88.0

Mar 2017

87.8

Dec 2016

62.9

Jun 2006

88.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Estonia

51.5

Jun 2017

53.6

Mar 2017

47.9

Sep 2011

61.9

Mar 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
European Union

55.8

Jun 2017

56.3

Mar 2017

55.5

Dec 2016

58.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Finland

54.7

Jun 2017

54.7

Mar 2017

46.7

Mar 2001

57.6

Mar 1978

%

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

54.9

Jun 2017

55.3

Mar 2017

53.5

Sep 1973

63.1

Sep 1949

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Georgia

60.8

Jun 2017

71.9

Mar 2017

59.0

Sep 2016

120.5

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

53.9

Jun 2017

51.9

Mar 2017

51.9

Mar 2017

59.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Greece

71.7

Jun 2017

73.2

Mar 2017

59.8

Sep 2004

74.2

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

71.2

Jun 2017

67.1

Mar 2017

53.0

Sep 1989

72.2

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

50.8

Jun 2017

53.7

Mar 2017

47.1

Sep 2015

60.7

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

53.1

Jun 2017

52.2

Mar 2017

44.1

Sep 2016

62.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

57.3

Jun 2017

58.7

Mar 2017

52.5

Mar 2011

71.1

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Jun 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

56.8

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2017

47.9

Mar 1992

75.5

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Iran

50.6

Mar 2017

50.7

Dec 2016

33.2

Sep 1993

89.3

Mar 1990

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ireland

33.7

Jun 2017

35.7

Mar 2017

33.7

Jun 2017

54.1

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

54.5

Jun 2017

54.2

Mar 2017

50.4

Dec 1984

66.1

Sep 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

61.3

Jun 2017

62.6

Mar 2017

53.8

Dec 1991

63.7

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

62.0

2016

62.0

2015

52.7

1977

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

56.0

Jun 2017

55.9

Mar 2017

51.4

Dec 1990

60.1

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Jordan

86.3

2012

85.9

2011

64.6

1995

107.2

1966

%

yearly

1959 - 2012

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

51.4

Mar 2017

58.2

Dec 2016

36.5

Jun 2011

83.6

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kenya

79.1

2016

78.4

2015

58.0

1985

79.8

2013

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

86.0

Jun 2017

93.5

Mar 2017

70.8

Sep 2015

95.8

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kuwait

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

92.3

Mar 2017

79.3

Dec 2016

50.4

Dec 2001

118.9

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

71.4

2016

72.6

2015

68.1

2010

93.9

1988

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Latvia

62.4

Jun 2017

65.7

Mar 2017

56.7

Dec 2015

71.1

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lebanon

86.3

2015

89.3

2014

81.9

2005

89.3

2014

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Lithuania

64.4

Jun 2017

66.2

Mar 2017

57.2

Sep 1996

69.6

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Luxembourg

29.9

Jun 2017

30.2

Mar 2017

28.6

Dec 2014

44.6

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macau

25.5

Jun 2017

25.7

Mar 2017

17.8

Dec 2013

49.1

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Macedonia

70.7

Jun 2017

64.3

Mar 2017

64.0

Dec 2016

87.9

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malawi

81.0

2016

78.9

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

55.2

Jun 2017

55.4

Mar 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malta

46.5

Jun 2017

48.2

Mar 2017

46.5

Jun 2017

65.9

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

71.8

Jun 2017

72.5

Mar 2017

56.3

Jun 2001

76.2

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

67.8

Jun 2017

67.4

Mar 2017

63.0

Mar 1995

71.3

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

90.5

Jun 2017

88.4

Mar 2017

51.0

Sep 1995

106.1

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

45.7

Jun 2017

56.1

Mar 2017

44.7

Dec 2016

74.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Montenegro

83.8

Jun 2017

92.9

Mar 2017

59.0

Sep 2016

93.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

57.9

2016

57.5

2015

57.5

2015

60.4

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

78.0

2017

84.6

2016

75.1

1995

84.6

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

43.6

Jun 2017

44.5

Mar 2017

43.1

Dec 2015

55.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

57.8

Jun 2017

54.8

Mar 2017

52.5

Mar 2002

64.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

78.6

2015

71.7

2014

23.4

1982

89.0

1960

%

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Norway

46.0

Jun 2017

42.9

Mar 2017

36.7

Mar 2012

53.2

Jun 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Oman

33.0

2015

27.6

2014

26.1

2012

50.3

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

81.8

2017

80.0

2016

68.2

1991

84.7

1975

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Panama

50.9

2014

52.0

2013

45.5

1982

80.4

1951

%

yearly

1950 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Paraguay

67.6

Jun 2017

65.2

Mar 2017

56.1

Sep 2002

74.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

66.4

Jun 2017

67.1

Mar 2017

53.7

Sep 1982

81.4

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Philippines

72.3

Jun 2017

75.0

Mar 2017

55.2

Mar 1981

77.0

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Poland

60.2

Jun 2017

65.6

Mar 2017

49.4

Dec 2015

71.8

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Portugal

65.4

Jun 2017

66.1

Mar 2017

61.9

Dec 2001

66.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Qatar

26.0

2016

22.0

2015

13.4

2012

32.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

64.2

Jun 2017

63.6

Mar 2017

56.8

Sep 1995

81.8

Jun 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Russia

52.5

Jun 2017

55.1

Mar 2017

42.7

Jun 1993

61.0

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Saudi Arabia

42.1

Jun 2017

40.6

Mar 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

44.7

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

72.3

Jun 2017

79.7

Mar 2017

66.7

Dec 2003

90.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Singapore

36.5

2016

36.8

2015

35.5

2010

90.5

1961

%

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Slovakia

55.0

Jun 2017

58.0

Mar 2017

47.7

Jun 1995

63.5

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

52.2

Jun 2017

51.2

Mar 2017

49.5

Mar 2007

62.1

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
South Africa

58.4

Jun 2017

58.3

Mar 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

46.9

Jun 2017

50.5

Mar 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

56.5

Jun 2017

60.8

Mar 2017

54.3

Jun 2009

68.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

67.1

Jun 2017

67.2

Mar 2017

59.5

Dec 2010

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

77.1

2016

81.6

2015

57.6

2004

92.6

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Sweden

43.7

Jun 2017

44.4

Mar 2017

43.1

Dec 2016

51.1

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

53.6

Jun 2017

54.2

Mar 2017

52.3

Sep 2008

63.2

Dec 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Syria

60.6

2010

59.8

2009

56.8

2008

82.1

1988

%

yearly

1963 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

54.3

Jun 2017

53.3

Mar 2017

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tajikistan

118.3

2013

119.3

2012

42.2

1992

125.3

2008

%

yearly

1988 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Thailand

52.2

Jun 2017

47.6

Mar 2017

47.6

Mar 2017

57.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tunisia

71.2

2016

71.0

2015

59.3

1975

75.8

1960

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

59.5

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2017

58.2

Sep 2015

73.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

68.2

Jun 2017

69.2

Mar 2017

49.3

Sep 2004

77.2

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Arab Emirates

58.5

2016

57.1

2015

7.1

1974

64.2

2010

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

65.3

Jun 2017

63.9

Mar 2017

58.1

Mar 1973

69.5

Dec 1955

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

69.1

Jun 2017

69.2

Mar 2017

58.5

Mar 1967

69.2

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Uruguay

65.7

2016

66.8

2015

65.7

2016

80.9

1959

%

yearly

1955 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

121.3

2015

75.3

2014

40.0

1974

121.3

2015

%

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Vietnam

68.5

2016

68.0

2015

64.5

2012

94.9

1985

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

81.4

2013

77.6

2012

57.3

1990

95.9

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2013

Updated on 2014

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

1.2

Aug 2017

1.3

Jul 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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
Policy Rate

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
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
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