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Kuwait Producer Price Index Growth

1974 - 2017 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Kuwait's Producer Price Index (PPI) grew 1.0 % YoY in Dec 2017, compared with a growth of 1.4 % YoY in the previous month. Kuwait's Producer Price Index data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1974 to Dec 2017, with an average change of 3.1 % YoY. The data reached an all-time high of 21.6 % YoY in Apr 1974 and a record low of -6.5 % YoY in May 1995. CEIC calculates Producer Price Index Growth from monthly Wholesale Price Index. Central Statistical Bureau provides Wholesale Price Index with base 2007=100. Producer Price Index Growth prior to May 2012 is calculated from Wholesale Price Index with base 2010=100 sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

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What was Kuwait's Producer Price Index Growth in Dec 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.0

Dec 2017

1.4

Nov 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018

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Producer Price Index: YoY: Kuwait

Series Details
Series ID

258038703

Name

Producer Price Index: YoY: Kuwait

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Jan 1974

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

11 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.42

Variance

15.72

Standard deviation

3.96

Skewness

0.87

Kurtosis

1.99

Coefficient variation

1.16

Median

3.12

Max
Apr 1974

21.58

Min
May 1995

-6.47

Previous observation
Nov 2017

1.35

Last observation
Dec 2017

0.97

Number of Observations

447

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

2.6

Jan 2018

2.7

Dec 2017

-1.5

Oct 2015

4.5

Sep 2011

%

monthly

Nov 2010 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Canada

2.2

Dec 2017

2.7

Nov 2017

-7.2

Jul 2009

21.1

Nov 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
France

1.4

Dec 2017

2.3

Nov 2017

-7.0

Jul 2009

7.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Dec 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Germany

2.3

Dec 2017

2.5

Nov 2017

-7.8

Jul 2009

9.1

Sep 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Italy

2.0

Dec 2017

2.5

Nov 2017

-7.6

Jul 2009

14.8

Jan 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Japan

2.7

Jan 2018

3.0

Dec 2017

-8.6

Aug 2009

33.8

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
United Kingdom

2.8

Jan 2018

3.3

Dec 2017

-1.9

Aug 2015

27.5

Jan 1975

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Austria

1.4

Dec 2017

2.1

Nov 2017

-9.4

Dec 1997

5.5

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belgium

4.1

Dec 2017

5.7

Nov 2017

-14.9

Aug 1986

20.3

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bulgaria

4.2

Dec 2017

5.8

Nov 2017

-10.9

Aug 2009

15.9

May 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cyprus

0.3

Dec 2017

0.7

Nov 2017

-6.6

Feb 2016

13.1

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Czech Republic

0.7

Dec 2017

0.9

Nov 2017

-5.4

Sep 2009

79.2

May 1991

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Denmark

1.4

Jan 2018

0.2

Dec 2017

-17.3

Jul 2009

23.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Estonia

2.7

Dec 2017

3.3

Nov 2017

-3.1

Jun 2014

39.2

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Finland

3.0

Dec 2017

3.6

Nov 2017

-9.6

Jul 2009

29.7

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Greece

2.1

Dec 2017

5.5

Nov 2017

-11.4

Feb 2016

15.5

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hungary

3.9

Dec 2017

4.5

Nov 2017

-3.5

Mar 2010

38.6

Feb 1991

%

monthly

Jun 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iceland

2.4

Dec 2017

1.8

Nov 2017

-12.3

Jan 2014

68.5

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

-3.6

Dec 2017

-3.6

Nov 2017

-10.6

Jun 2003

28.1

Oct 1975

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Latvia

3.1

Dec 2017

3.3

Nov 2017

-9.3

Aug 2009

17.7

Apr 2007

%

monthly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lithuania

3.1

Jan 2018

3.5

Dec 2017

-19.5

Sep 2009

26.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Argentina

16.3

Oct 2017

15.4

Sep 2017

-7.2

Nov 2001

124.9

Dec 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Luxembourg

5.0

Dec 2017

5.1

Nov 2017

-14.0

Sep 2009

26.3

Apr 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malta

4.0

Dec 2017

4.1

Nov 2017

-9.7

Oct 2007

9.5

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bolivia

1.8

2014

0.5

2013

-2.1

2009

14.6

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2014

Updated on 2018
Netherlands

2.8

Dec 2017

5.0

Nov 2017

-16.7

Jul 2009

14.2

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Norway

10.3

Jan 2018

7.3

Dec 2017

-18.6

Nov 2001

33.9

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Brazil

-2.3

Jan 2018

-2.5

Dec 2017

-4.8

Oct 2009

43.6

Mar 2003

%

monthly

Aug 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Poland

0.3

Dec 2017

1.8

Nov 2017

-2.8

Sep 2015

9.5

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Chile

8.4

Dec 2017

10.1

Nov 2017

-13.2

Jul 2012

38.9

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Portugal

2.4

Dec 2017

3.2

Nov 2017

-6.7

Jul 2009

7.8

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Colombia

3.1

Jan 2018

3.3

Dec 2017

-4.9

Dec 2012

39.8

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Romania

3.7

Dec 2017

4.4

Nov 2017

-3.4

Mar 2016

251.3

Apr 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovakia

9.1

Dec 2017

9.6

Nov 2017

-8.3

Jul 2009

17.9

Sep 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovenia

2.2

Dec 2017

2.5

Nov 2017

-3.3

Aug 2009

8.9

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ecuador

1.2

Jan 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-5.8

Sep 2009

155.9

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Mexico

3.4

Jan 2018

4.7

Dec 2017

0.2

Jan 2002

184.4

Jan 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Spain

1.8

Dec 2017

3.2

Nov 2017

-6.7

Jul 2009

24.6

Dec 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama

3.9

Dec 2016

-2.6

Sep 2016

-19.2

Jun 1986

33.4

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Dec 2016

Updated on Feb 2018
Sweden

2.5

Dec 2017

2.9

Nov 2017

-5.2

Apr 2013

28.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1972 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Paraguay

2.0

Dec 2017

1.9

Nov 2017

-3.4

Jul 2009

43.4

Apr 2003

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Switzerland

0.5

Jan 2018

0.5

Dec 2017

-4.8

Sep 2015

15.6

Jul 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Peru

-0.4

Jan 2018

-0.6

Dec 2017

-6.4

Oct 2009

11,317.0

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

5.6

Jan 2018

5.4

Dec 2017

-5.4

Aug 2005

149.9

Jan 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1969 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Venezuela

52.0

Sep 2013

45.7

Aug 2013

5.4

Sep 2001

56.6

Jan 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2013

Updated on Feb 2018
Algeria

2.7

Sep 2017

1.0

Jun 2017

-0.4

Jun 2013

9.9

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Australia

2.3

Dec 2017

3.1

Sep 2017

-13.0

Dec 2009

19.5

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
China

4.3

Jan 2018

4.9

Dec 2017

-8.2

Jul 2009

10.1

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Oct 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Hong Kong

3.7

Sep 2017

3.8

Jun 2017

-6.2

Mar 2014

9.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Israel

0.3

Jan 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-10.3

Jun 2009

506.9

Nov 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1969 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Indonesia

2.7

Dec 2017

2.8

Nov 2017

-12.2

Jul 2009

148.1

Jul 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1972 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Jordan

6.3

Dec 2017

4.1

Nov 2017

-35.3

Aug 2009

90.5

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Korea

2.3

Dec 2017

3.1

Nov 2017

-41.4

Mar 1921

10,656.3

Jun 1946

%

monthly

Jul 1911 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malaysia

0.3

Dec 2017

4.3

Nov 2017

-9.4

May 2015

11.5

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
New Zealand

5.3

Sep 2017

5.2

Jun 2017

-3.6

Dec 2009

19.3

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Dec 1978 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Pakistan

4.7

Jan 2018

3.4

Dec 2017

-9.2

Mar 1968

38.9

Apr 1975

%

monthly

Jul 1962 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Philippines

-1.8

Dec 2017

-1.1

Nov 2017

-10.0

Mar 2013

17.4

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Singapore

-0.6

Dec 2017

2.9

Nov 2017

-20.2

Aug 1986

38.0

Jan 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sri Lanka

14.5

Dec 2017

15.0

Nov 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Taiwan

-0.3

Dec 2017

1.3

Nov 2017

-13.9

Jul 2009

69.1

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Thailand

-1.1

Jan 2018

-0.6

Dec 2017

-13.0

Jul 2009

21.6

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Vietnam

3.5

Dec 2017

-0.7

Sep 2017

-1.3

Dec 2015

25.8

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Jun 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Albania

2.7

Sep 2017

2.9

Aug 2017

-4.4

Jan 2016

6.1

Jan 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Armenia

3.2

Dec 2017

3.6

Nov 2017

-12.3

Dec 2008

40.5

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Azerbaijan

17.3

Jan 2018

17.6

Dec 2017

-50.8

Jan 2015

93.0

Jan 2017

%

monthly

Dec 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Belarus

8.4

Jan 2018

11.2

Dec 2017

7.6

Oct 2006

2,840.9

Sep 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina

3.1

Dec 2017

3.5

Nov 2017

-7.1

Aug 2009

12.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Croatia

1.7

Dec 2017

3.6

Nov 2017

-6.4

May 2016

12.0

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Georgia

8.7

Dec 2017

14.9

Nov 2017

-9.8

Apr 2009

22.0

Nov 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kazakhstan

12.2

Jan 2018

17.6

Dec 2017

-33.6

Jul 2009

69.7

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Kyrgyzstan

4.7

Dec 2017

7.1

Nov 2017

-9.9

Jan 2014

350.8

Apr 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macedonia

1.4

Dec 2017

1.6

Nov 2017

-11.5

Jul 2009

17.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Moldova

2.0

Jan 2018

2.3

Dec 2017

-5.0

Mar 2009

15.2

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Mauritius

1.8

Dec 2017

1.7

Nov 2017

-0.6

Nov 2014

3.5

Dec 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Montenegro

0.1

Dec 2017

-0.5

Nov 2017

-9.9

Aug 2009

19.7

Aug 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Serbia

2.6

Dec 2017

4.3

Nov 2017

-1.9

May 2016

18.5

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Feb 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tajikistan

1.6

Dec 2017

8.7

Nov 2017

-19.9

Mar 2009

831.2

Feb 1996

%

monthly

Dec 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Turkey

12.1

Jan 2018

15.5

Dec 2017

-3.8

Jul 2009

156.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Ukraine

22.0

Jan 2018

16.5

Dec 2017

-3.7

Aug 2009

9,666.9

Dec 1993

%

monthly

Dec 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Morocco

0.8

Dec 2017

0.8

Nov 2017

-21.3

Jul 2009

28.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Oman

16.1

Sep 2017

25.6

Jun 2017

-43.7

Sep 2009

47.7

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Qatar

17.1

Dec 2017

21.4

Nov 2017

-40.4

Sep 2015

34.0

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Africa

5.2

Dec 2017

5.1

Nov 2017

2.7

Feb 2015

8.8

Apr 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Syria

26.1

2009

6.5

2008

-16.4

1953

46.9

1988

%

yearly

1950 - 2009

Updated on 2018
Tunisia

6.2

Nov 2017

6.1

Oct 2017

-1.9

Jan 2010

14.7

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United Arab Emirates

35.4

2011

21.5

2010

-27.1

2009

39.2

2008

%

yearly

2008 - 2011

Updated on 2018
Egypt

30.8

Dec 2017

30.8

Nov 2017

-13.4

Jul 2009

38.7

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Nov 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kuwait

1.0

Dec 2017

1.4

Nov 2017

-6.5

May 1995

21.6

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
European Union

1.9

Dec 2017

2.6

Nov 2017

-6.6

Jul 2009

8.3

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kenya

3.2

Dec 2017

5.5

Sep 2017

-2.8

Sep 2016

6.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iran

10.7

Dec 2017

11.3

Nov 2017

1.6

Jun 2016

43.2

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Jun 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kosovo

5.6

Sep 2017

5.5

Jun 2017

-5.4

Jun 2016

8.3

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018

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

9.8

2016

4.6

2015

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

294.5

2016

282.6

2015

282.6

2015

3,890.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

10.7

Sep 2017

3.4

Jun 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

120,219.46

Oct 2017

121,319.26

Sep 2017

21,432.12

Mar 1994

121,668.55

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

22.88

2022

22.12

2021

1.66

1991

35.70

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

10.96

2016

13.40

2015

1.27

1960

25.16

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.5

2016

0.6

2015

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.43

2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

7.0

Nov 2017

7.7

Oct 2017

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

79.2

2016

77.3

2015

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

8,206.0

Sep 2017

8,002.1

Jun 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,322.3

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.37

Oct 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

32,734.02

2022

31,516.56

2021

7,960.51

1991

45,993.65

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

2,128.20

2016

1,963.80

2015

948.20

1999

2,128.20

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Equity Market Index

6,687.8

Jan 2018

6,408.0

Dec 2017

1,599.9

Sep 2001

15,456.2

Jun 2008

29Dec1993=1000

monthly

Jun 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

111,985.9

Nov 2017

111,874.8

Oct 2017

20,673.7

Jan 1994

111,985.9

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

2016

2.8

2015

2.4

2016

19.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Visitor Arrivals

14,240

Dec 2015

14,152

Nov 2015

4,086

Jan 1998

48,684

Aug 2009

Person

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.19

2022

22.48

2021

4.02

1997

23.19

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

12,600.00

Dec 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

30,000.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

2,703.00

Nov 2017

2,708.00

Oct 2017

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Population

4.4

2016

4.2

2015

1.6

1993

4.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

16.3

2016

18.0

2015

5.1

2011

18.0

2015

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Short Term Interest Rate

1.88

Jan 2018

1.88

Dec 2017

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gold Reserves

104.86

Oct 2017

105.14

Sep 2017

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

20.64

2022

19.42

2021

0.06

1990

20.64

2022

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

95,400.00

Dec 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

126,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Unemployment Rate

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

-142.4

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

475.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Exports

13,539.9

Sep 2017

12,844.1

Jun 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

4.76

Dec 2017

4.74

Nov 2017

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

79,936.96

2022

78,147.25

2021

23,328.33

1991

79,936.96

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.12

2016

2.06

2015

0.05

1991

2.12

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

0.301

Jan 2018

0.302

Dec 2017

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

30,116.2

Nov 2017

28,821.3

Oct 2017

23.2

Jan 1968

32,975.9

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

28.7

Dec 2016

45.0

Nov 2016

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2016

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.16

2022

3.32

2021

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-13.9

2015

8.2

2014

-14.3

1994

32.5

2008

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.1

Dec 2017

1.5

Nov 2017

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Gross National Product

124,163.32

2016

127,279.25

2015

1,517.60

1964

187,423.21

2013

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.6

2016

7.4

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
M2 Growth

0.9

Apr/2017

0.7

Mar/2017

-4.3

Sep/1996

26.9

Jan/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

50,202.56

2016

47,618.04

2015

526.40

1962

50,202.56

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Policy Rate

2.75

Jan 2018

2.75

Dec 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.68

2022

-1.85

2021

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.07

2022

2.07

2021

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

24,186.53

2016

42,809.11

2015

303.26

1997

129,742.01

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-10.0

Mar 2017

-12.8

Feb 2017

-100.0

May 1991

1,223.9

Jun 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1966 - Mar 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tourism Revenue

931

2015

615

2014

286

2001

931

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

2,699,118.00

2017

2,612,083.00

2016

1,197,887.00

2000

2,699,118.00

2017

Person

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.9

2016

-5.6

2015

-24.9

2016

22.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2022

2.70

2021

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.44

2022

2.77

2021

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,470,026.61

2016

1,596,671.48

2015

134,631.06

1995

1,596,671.48

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

136,068.42

2016

123,576.96

2015

28,486.10

1999

153,141.66

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

5,392,806.00

2016

5,846,335.00

2015

0.00

1985

7,600,000.00

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

499.21

2016

505.57

2015

66.62

1990

541.21

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

4,311.00

2016

3,852.00

2015

688.00

2012

4,311.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

1,262,174.00

2016

1,246,674.00

2015

700,000.00

2010

1,277,674.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

50.72

2014

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

13,832.91

2016

18,002.12

2015

97.37

1995

18,002.12

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

25,140.67

2016

27,031.23

2015

11,424.61

1998

45,517.86

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Deposits

137,946.42

Nov 2017

137,583.99

Oct 2017

21,699.45

Mar 1994

139,342.36

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Imports: ICT Goods

2,435,340.93

2015

2,269,721.84

2014

374,031.82

2001

2,435,340.93

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

28,545.16

2016

43,544.19

2015

3,723.09

1999

90,965.16

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,181.19

2016

2,368.72

2015

784.62

2014

19,849.23

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

146.55

2016

163.15

2015

0.00

1985

218.43

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

17,291.00

2016

16,909.00

2015

8,688.00

1999

17,291.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

5,686.60

2016

5,543.85

2015

1,108.15

1995

9,117.54

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

156,699,000.00

2015

155,602,800.00

2014

127,996,864.00

2009

161,551,800.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

15,769.0

Nov 2017

15,780.0

Oct 2017

5,117.8

Jun 2013

16,481.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nominal GDP

110,898.6

2016

114,585.5

2015

1,828.4

1962

174,168.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Current Account Balance

655.3

2016

8,492.5

2015

-26,478.5

1991

78,650.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Electricity Production

3,891

Dec 2015

4,118

Nov 2015

0

Feb 2003

8,266

Aug 2015

GWh

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Household Debt

2,040.5

Nov 2017

2,051.2

Oct 2017

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales

108,000

2016

143,800

2015

80,000

2005

152,300

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

10.9

Sep 2017

11.7

Jun 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

3.31

Sep 2017

1,766.04

Jun 2017

-369.42

Dec 2015

1,766.04

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

12.8

Sep 2017

9.9

Jun 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.7

2016

51.4

2015

-27.4

2001

51.4

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.80

2016

-25.52

2015

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,754.86

2016

27,725.29

2015

224.00

1962

28,887.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

33,596.08

Nov 2017

32,936.68

Oct 2017

3,503.87

Sep 1994

35,390.50

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.12

2016

22.39

2015

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

4.98

2022

4.85

2021

1.36

1991

4.98

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,876.19

2015

1,791.90

2014

930.00

2005

1,876.19

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

89,510.41

2015

63,635.69

2014

7,573.47

2000

154,981.50

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017