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Kuwait Private Consumption: % of GDP

1962 - 2017 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Kuwait's Private Consumption accounted for 43.5 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2017, compared with a ratio of 45.2 % in the previous year. Kuwait's Private Consumption contribution to Nominal GDP ratio is updated yearly, available from Dec 1962 to Dec 2017, with an average share of 35.4 %. 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 contracted 3.5 % YoY in Dec 2017. Kuwait's Nominal GDP reached 119.5 USD bn in Dec 2017. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 13.7 % in Dec 2017. Kuwait's GDP Per Capita reached 26,560.4 USD in Dec 2017. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 30.2 % in Dec 2017.

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What was Kuwait's Private Consumption: % of GDP in 2017?

Last

43.5

2017
Previous

45.2

2016
Min

14.8

1974
Max

93.3

1991
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1962 - 2017

Updated on 26 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

43.5

2017

45.2

2016

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 26 Jul 2018

View Kuwait's Private Consumption: % of GDP from 1962 to 2017 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 Data

First Date

1962

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

26 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

37.8

Variance

169.3

Standard deviation

13.0

Skewness

1.4

Kurtosis

4.5

Coefficient variation

0.3

Median

35.4

Max
1991

93.3

Min
1974

14.8

Previous observation
2016

45.2

Last observation
2017

43.5

Number of Observations

56

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82.3

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76.0

Dec 2017

69.6

Dec 2011

90.4

Mar 2008

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quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

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Algeria

43.2

2017

42.8

2016

30.2

2008

71.0

1952

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yearly

1950 - 2017

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Argentina

69.6

Mar 2018

63.2

Dec 2017

57.4

Dec 2007

71.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

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Armenia

80.0

Mar 2018

71.8

Dec 2017

60.5

Sep 2008

143.0

Mar 1995

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2018

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Australia

57.2

Mar 2018

57.4

Dec 2017

51.2

Dec 1973

61.7

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Austria

51.0

Mar 2018

51.4

Dec 2017

50.5

Mar 2008

58.2

Mar 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Azerbaijan

61.6

Mar 2018

58.3

Dec 2017

30.4

Dec 2007

70.4

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

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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

56.4

Mar 2018

52.3

Dec 2017

40.7

Dec 2011

71.4

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Belgium

50.7

Mar 2018

50.5

Dec 2017

49.4

Mar 2007

60.0

Sep 1983

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Bolivia

69.5

Mar 2018

78.2

Dec 2017

51.8

Jun 2013

82.3

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

77.0

2016

78.8

2015

77.0

2016

109.7

2003

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

48.3

Mar 2018

47.2

Dec 2017

27.8

Dec 1999

57.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brazil

63.8

Mar 2018

64.0

Dec 2017

54.5

Jun 1991

72.1

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Brunei

20.1

Mar 2018

20.7

Dec 2017

13.6

Mar 2014

31.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Bulgaria

68.0

Mar 2018

65.7

Dec 2017

53.1

Jun 1995

79.2

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-07
Cambodia

73.5

2017

76.1

2016

73.5

2017

101.1

1993

%

yearly

1987 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-09
Canada

57.4

Mar 2018

57.8

Dec 2017

47.9

Sep 1974

65.3

Dec 1961

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Chile

61.0

Mar 2018

61.8

Dec 2017

52.0

Mar 2007

67.2

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-18
China

39.1

2017

39.4

2016

35.6

2010

71.3

1962

%

yearly

1952 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

69.3

Mar 2018

66.7

Dec 2017

64.1

Sep 2013

70.9

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Croatia

61.7

Mar 2018

61.8

Dec 2017

49.4

Sep 2017

69.5

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-01
Cyprus

73.1

Mar 2018

69.6

Dec 2017

53.5

Sep 2001

74.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Czech Republic

48.8

Mar 2018

47.3

Dec 2017

45.6

Dec 2007

52.2

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Denmark

47.5

Jun 2018

48.6

Mar 2018

45.8

Sep 2006

51.7

Dec 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Ecuador

61.1

Mar 2018

61.3

Dec 2017

58.4

Jun 2014

74.4

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Egypt

85.1

Mar 2018

86.6

Dec 2017

62.9

Jun 2006

88.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Estonia

52.6

Mar 2018

49.2

Dec 2017

47.9

Sep 2011

61.9

Mar 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
European Union

55.8

Mar 2018

54.9

Dec 2017

54.9

Dec 2017

58.7

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Finland

53.7

Mar 2018

54.3

Dec 2017

46.6

Mar 2001

57.6

Mar 1978

%

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
France

53.8

Jun 2018

54.3

Mar 2018

52.7

Jun 1999

58.4

Dec 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Georgia

68.4

Mar 2018

63.1

Dec 2017

56.1

Sep 2017

120.5

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Germany

51.6

Mar 2018

53.5

Dec 2017

51.6

Mar 2018

59.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-24
Greece

71.7

Mar 2018

69.0

Dec 2017

59.8

Sep 2004

74.2

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Hong Kong SAR

69.1

Mar 2018

66.2

Dec 2017

53.0

Sep 1989

72.2

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Hungary

52.6

Mar 2018

47.9

Dec 2017

47.0

Dec 2015

60.8

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Iceland

50.6

Mar 2018

53.1

Dec 2017

44.0

Sep 2016

62.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
India

57.8

Mar 2018

62.2

Dec 2017

52.5

Mar 2011

71.1

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Jun 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Indonesia

56.6

Jun 2018

58.0

Mar 2018

47.9

Mar 1992

75.5

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Iran

47.3

Mar 2018

46.7

Dec 2017

33.2

Sep 1993

89.3

Mar 1990

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Ireland

32.4

Mar 2018

34.4

Dec 2017

32.1

Sep 2017

57.5

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Israel

55.4

Mar 2018

53.4

Dec 2017

50.4

Dec 1984

66.1

Sep 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Italy

62.2

Mar 2018

58.1

Dec 2017

53.8

Dec 1991

63.7

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Ivory Coast

55.6

2016

56.1

2015

52.7

1977

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

55.4

Mar 2018

54.6

Dec 2017

51.3

Dec 1997

60.1

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Jordan

86.9

2016

89.7

2015

64.6

1995

107.2

1966

%

yearly

1959 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

57.5

Dec 2017

48.3

Sep 2017

36.5

Jun 2011

83.6

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Kenya

79.5

2017

78.4

2016

63.3

1969

87.6

1995

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
South Korea

51.1

Mar 2018

48.0

Dec 2017

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kosovo

92.1

Mar 2018

93.5

Dec 2017

66.0

Sep 2017

95.8

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Kuwait

43.5

2017

45.2

2016

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
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 2018-05-17
Latvia

60.6

Jun 2018

64.9

Mar 2018

56.5

Dec 2015

71.1

Mar 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Lebanon

88.5

2016

86.5

2015

56.5

1990

92.1

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-30
Lithuania

64.1

Jun 2018

65.8

Mar 2018

57.4

Sep 1996

69.6

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Luxembourg

30.0

Mar 2018

29.1

Dec 2017

28.6

Dec 2014

44.6

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Macau SAR

23.8

Mar 2018

22.7

Dec 2017

17.8

Dec 2013

49.1

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-29
Macedonia

64.3

Mar 2018

64.8

Dec 2017

64.3

Mar 2018

87.9

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-07
Malawi

80.6

2016

81.7

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

57.1

Mar 2018

53.8

Dec 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

45.9

Mar 2018

45.6

Dec 2017

43.6

Sep 2017

65.9

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Mauritius

74.1

Mar 2018

75.5

Dec 2017

56.3

Jun 2001

76.8

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Mexico

64.8

Mar 2018

66.4

Dec 2017

63.9

Jun 2012

72.2

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Moldova

92.0

Mar 2018

86.5

Dec 2017

51.0

Sep 1995

107.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
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

86.3

Mar 2018

81.2

Dec 2017

58.4

Sep 2016

93.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Morocco

58.0

2017

58.3

2016

57.5

2015

60.4

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Nepal

73.3

2018

76.7

2017

73.3

2018

84.4

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Netherlands

44.3

Mar 2018

43.0

Dec 2017

43.0

Dec 2017

55.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
New Zealand

54.4

Mar 2018

57.0

Dec 2017

52.5

Mar 2002

64.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Nigeria

81.6

2016

78.2

2015

9.8

1981

81.6

2016

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-10
Norway

43.4

Mar 2018

44.1

Dec 2017

36.7

Mar 2012

53.2

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
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 2018-06-15
Panama

50.1

2016

51.7

2015

50.1

2016

80.4

1951

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

64.5

Mar 2018

64.0

Dec 2017

61.0

Mar 2014

67.8

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Peru

66.1

Mar 2018

60.6

Dec 2017

53.7

Sep 1982

81.4

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

73.0

Jun 2018

75.2

Mar 2018

55.2

Mar 1981

77.0

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Poland

64.5

Mar 2018

50.9

Dec 2017

49.4

Dec 2015

71.8

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Portugal

65.2

Mar 2018

64.8

Dec 2017

61.9

Dec 2001

66.6

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Qatar

24.8

2017

25.9

2016

13.4

2012

32.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
Romania

63.4

Mar 2018

60.8

Dec 2017

56.8

Sep 1995

81.8

Jun 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Russia

52.9

Mar 2018

50.8

Dec 2017

42.7

Jun 1993

61.0

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Saudi Arabia

40.2

Mar 2018

39.6

Dec 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

45.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Serbia

77.5

Mar 2018

68.6

Dec 2017

66.7

Dec 2003

90.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Singapore

35.6

2017

36.0

2016

35.5

2010

90.5

1961

%

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

53.8

Jun 2018

57.9

Mar 2018

47.7

Jun 1995

63.5

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

49.8

Jun 2018

51.6

Sep 2017

49.5

Mar 2007

62.1

Sep 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
South Africa

58.6

Mar 2018

62.3

Dec 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Spain

60.6

Mar 2018

56.3

Dec 2017

54.3

Jun 2009

68.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Sri Lanka

65.3

Mar 2018

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Sudan

77.8

2016

81.6

2015

57.6

2004

92.6

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

44.2

Mar 2018

43.0

Dec 2017

43.0

Dec 2017

51.1

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
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

110.1

2016

104.6

2015

59.5

2002

110.7

2014

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Taiwan

54.2

Mar 2018

51.8

Dec 2017

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Tajikistan

118.3

2013

119.3

2012

42.2

1992

125.3

2008

%

yearly

1988 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-19
Thailand

45.9

Mar 2018

47.5

Dec 2017

45.9

Mar 2018

57.8

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Tunisia

71.8

2017

71.8

2016

60.4

1983

75.8

1960

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-31
Turkey

60.4

Mar 2018

59.0

Dec 2017

58.2

Sep 2015

73.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Ukraine

72.8

Mar 2018

64.2

Dec 2017

49.3

Sep 2004

77.2

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
United Arab Emirates

34.9

2017

36.2

2016

7.1

1974

61.4

2002

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
United Kingdom

64.1

Mar 2018

67.0

Dec 2017

58.6

Mar 1973

69.6

Dec 1955

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

68.0

Jun 2018

68.3

Mar 2018

58.6

Mar 1967

68.7

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
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

107.0

2016

97.3

2015

60.3

2000

107.0

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-29

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quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit

111,464.4

Aug 2018

111,363.9

Jul 2018

20,673.7

Jan 1994

112,547.6

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
Domestic Credit Growth

1.7

May 2018

3.3

Apr 2018

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Electricity Production

3,903

Dec 2016

4,272

Nov 2016

0

Feb 2003

8,559

Aug 2016

GWh

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-07-25
Employed Persons

2,699,118.000

2017

2,612,083.000

2016

1,197,887.000

2000

2,699,118.000

2017

Person

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Exchange Rate against USD

0.303

Sep 2018

0.303

Aug 2018

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
Exports: ICT Goods

63,651.958

2016

89,510.409

2015

7,573.472

2000

154,981.501

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

51,237.785

2017

32,862.646

2016

142.387

1996

51,237.785

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,692.622

2017

357.068

2016

162.927

1995

5,036.942

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

177,346.720

2017

53,923.754

2016

3,723.094

1999

177,346.720

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

21,262.681

2017

1,449.952

2016

782.433

2014

21,262.681

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.700

2023

2.700

2022

-0.323

1992

15.798

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.497

2023

0.700

2022

-26.220

1991

79.133

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.992

2023

3.673

2022

-94.781

1991

1,684.788

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

76,464.801

2023

75,105.315

2022

23,328.335

1991

76,464.801

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.791

2023

23.103

2022

4.021

1997

23.791

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

24.576

2023

22.116

2022

1.527

2013

24.576

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

24.477

2023

24.035

2022

1.655

1991

35.691

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

33,446.419

2023

32,451.366

2022

7,960.513

1991

45,726.188

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

5.196

2023

5.055

2022

1.360

1991

5.196

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.859

2023

3.771

2022

-41.008

1991

82.809

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1.134

2023

1.134

2022

0.500

1992

7.183

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
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 2018-07-26
Foreign Exchange Reserves

36,635.9

May 2018

34,018.9

Apr 2018

23.2

Jan 1968

36,635.9

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.294

2017

26.475

2016

1.433

1967

34.901

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

11.9

Jun 2018

11.4

Mar 2018

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-761.305

Dec 2017

-6.623

Sep 2017

-761.305

Dec 2017

1,766.036

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP Deflator Growth

12.9

2017

-7.4

2016

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
GDP per Capita

26,560.357

2017

24,802.403

2016

11,424.600

1998

45,517.859

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Gold Reserves

104.997

May 2018

105.573

Apr 2018

44.800

Nov 1964

290.284

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Government Debt: % of GDP

13.1

2017

9.9

2016

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Gross National Product

138,513.378

2017

122,184.460

2016

1,517.599

1964

187,423.213

2013

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Gross Savings Rate

30.2

2017

22.3

2016

-126.1

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Household Debt

2,133.0

May 2018

2,143.6

Apr 2018

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.5

2017

16.5

2016

5.1

2011

18.5

2017

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Imports: ICT Goods

2,011,554.233

2016

2,435,340.926

2015

374,031.818

2001

2,435,340.926

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

1,084,469.482

2017

868,404.057

2016

102,189.800

1995

1,084,469.482

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

297,843.797

2017

280,309.075

2016

9,325.243

2002

297,843.797

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,795,508.446

2017

1,359,226.150

2016

134,631.056

1995

1,795,508.446

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

157,655.215

2017

113,047.426

2016

28,486.104

1999

157,655.215

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
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

29.1

2017

30.0

2016

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
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

-2.87

2017

1.95

2016

-13.97

2009

91.54

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.830

2017

13.000

2016

4.140

2006

13.000

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

77.1

2017

80.3

2016

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Minerals Production

161,871,900.000

2016

156,699,000.000

2015

127,996,864.000

2009

161,871,900.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

36,541.160

May 2018

35,915.097

Apr 2018

3,504.884

Sep 1994

36,541.160

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Money Supply M2

126,057.327

May 2018

126,179.998

Apr 2018

21,437.293

Mar 1994

126,179.998

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,876.188

2015

1,791.905

2014

930.000

2005

1,876.188

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

14,582.400

Dec 2017

12,600.000

Dec 2016

6,700.000

Jun 2016

30,000.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

87,958.800

Dec 2017

95,400.000

Dec 2016

42,400.000

Jun 2016

126,300.000

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

17,102.000

2017

17,291.000

2016

8,688.000

1999

17,291.000

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.143

2017

2.033

2016

0.046

1991

2.143

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

4,781.000

2017

4,311.000

2016

688.000

2012

4,781.000

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Nominal GDP

119,534.2

2017

109,406.5

2016

1,828.4

1962

174,168.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Nominal GDP Growth

9.695

2017

-4.112

2016

-41.236

1991

137.779

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
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

403,234.000

2016

480,000.000

2015

3,316.000

1960

538,219.000

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

5,392,806.000

2016

5,846,335.000

2015

0.000

1985

7,600,000.000

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

449.420

2017

452.821

2016

66.624

1990

508.404

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

3.00

Sep 2018

3.00

Aug 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
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

51,954.879

2017

49,483.109

2016

526.400

1962

51,954.879

2017

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Public Consumption Expenditure

30,047.494

2017

28,123.956

2016

224.000

1962

30,047.494

2017

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.1

2017

25.7

2016

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Real GDP Growth

-2.9

2017

3.5

2016

-20.4

1980

35.1

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-06
Short Term Interest Rate

2.06

Sep 2018

2.06

Aug 2018

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

9.950

2016

12.196

2015

1.230

1960

24.014

1996

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

133.071

2016

148.543

2015

0.000

1985

200.928

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

142,242.653

May 2018

142,555.071

Apr 2018

21,699.453

Mar 1994

142,555.071

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Total Exports

16,449.5

Mar 2018

15,345.3

Dec 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Total Exports Growth

19.1

Mar 2018

12.6

Dec 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Total Imports

8,752.3

Mar 2018

8,932.1

Dec 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,932.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Total Imports Growth

3.4

Mar 2018

11.3

Dec 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
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
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