Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure

1962 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure

  • Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure was reported at 34.350 USD bn in Dec 2019.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 31.862 USD bn for Dec 2018.
  • Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure data is updated yearly, averaging 7.478 USD bn from Dec 1962 to 2019, with 58 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 34.350 USD bn in 2019 and a record low of 224.000 USD mn in 1962.
  • Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Nominal GDP: Government Consumption Expenditure: USD: Annual: Middle East and Africa.

CEIC converts annual Government Consumption Expenditure into USD. Central Statistical Bureau provides Government Consumption Expenditure in local currency. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

View Kuwait's Public Consumption Expenditure from 1962 to 2019 in the chart:

Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure

What was Kuwait's Public Consumption Expenditure in 2019?

Kuwait Public Consumption Expenditure was reported at 34.350 USD bn in Dec 2019. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
34,349.530 2019 31,862.127 2018 224.000 1962 34,349.530 2019 USD mn yearly 1962 - 2019

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 468.503 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 30,168.705 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 21,303.381 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 365.754 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2022
Australia (USD mn) 88,552.005 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2022
Austria (USD mn) 23,724.790 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 1,818.765 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 5,935.142 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 26,116.213 2022 yearly 1973 - 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 3,253.367 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 34,962.218 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 2,483.588 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 1,046.623 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 1,430.655 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 72,893.435 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 868.058 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 3,524.786 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 1,304.880 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Canada (USD mn) 112,598.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1961 - Mar 2022
Chile (USD mn) 10,489.273 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
China (USD mn) 2,822,866.565 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 12,793.933 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 3,501.509 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 1,378.820 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 15,473.114 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 23,244.366 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 4,299.355 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 9,039.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Estonia (USD mn) 1,749.911 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
European Union (USD mn) 922,588.981 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Finland (USD mn) 17,544.538 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
France (USD mn) 171,898.976 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 687.353 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Germany (USD mn) 233,310.472 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Mar 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 8,299.999 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Greece (USD mn) 11,220.685 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 13,159.219 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1973 - Mar 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 10,145.623 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 1,822.718 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
India (USD mn) 105,005.823 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 23,453.215 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Iran (USD mn) 48,485.710 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 12,302.956 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Israel (USD mn) 27,294.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Italy (USD mn) 100,665.098 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 7,009.377 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Japan (USD mn) 254,914.116 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 8,495.689 2021 yearly 1963 - 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 4,933.513 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 12,868.226 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
South Korea (USD mn) 81,748.718 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 261.595 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 34,349.530 2019 yearly 1962 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 474.921 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Laos (USD mn) 2,223.126 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Latvia (USD mn) 1,716.318 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 9,947.806 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 2,935.578 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,569.867 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 1,204.285 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 535.037 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 1,066.186 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Malaysia (USD mn) 11,317.460 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Malta (USD mn) 856.627 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 504.869 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 38,877.083 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 645.977 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 430.438 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 260.249 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 6,430.782 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 3,000.887 2021 yearly 1963 - 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 3,090.808 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 65,190.285 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 13,704.037 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1987 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 5,854.932 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Norway (USD mn) 28,504.284 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1978 - Mar 2022
Oman (USD mn) 20,534.720 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 38,287.227 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 915.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (USD mn) 9,114.312 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 1,114.643 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Peru (USD mn) 6,297.889 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1979 - Mar 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 13,155.911 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Poland (USD mn) 28,219.689 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 11,628.058 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 7,674.271 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Romania (USD mn) 12,087.205 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Russia (USD mn) 72,815.545 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 45,650.904 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 2,569.252 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 14,822.898 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 5,561.084 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 2,954.464 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 21,041.328 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Mar 2022
Spain (USD mn) 71,068.088 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 2,150.769 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 3,760.860 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 37,177.816 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 24,523.875 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Syria (USD mn) 2,045.046 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -35,254.149 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 1,635.9 May 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - May 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.751 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 13.132 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 28.437 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -401.505 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 14,978.234 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 1,402.323 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 15,979.052 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 383.685 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 16,380.557 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,711.965 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2022
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.861 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,006.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 61.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 20,167.163 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 51,195.339 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,928.186 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,189.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 27.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,073,023.230 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 371,521.020 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1.157 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 266.038 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 27.186 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 505.174 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,366.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 8,665.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 94.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 506.970 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -7.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 513.951 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 57,327.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.5 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 99,111.738 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) 10.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) 5.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OT) (KWD mn) -1,407.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Instruments (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (KWD mn) -36.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) 1,389.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) 40.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) 493.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) -2,795.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) (KWD mn) 448.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 43,468.346 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 136,002.617 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,841.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 42.914 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 103.851 May 2022 monthly Dec 1961 - May 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 153,790.283 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 7.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 129,384.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 2,466.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 146,673.646 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.12 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 119.16 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020

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