Kuwait Teledensity: Mobile

1960 - 2019 | Yearly | Number | World Bank

Kuwait Teledensity: Mobile was reported at 174.159 Number in Dec 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 171.605 Number for Dec 2018. Kuwait Teledensity: Mobile data is updated yearly, averaging 8.305 Number from Dec 1960 to 2019, with 48 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 205.910 Number in 2014 and a record low of 0.000 Number in 1985. Kuwait Teledensity: Mobile data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Telecommunication Sector – Table KW.World Bank.WDI: Telecommunication. Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions are subscriptions to a public mobile telephone service that provide access to the PSTN using cellular technology. The indicator includes (and is split into) the number of postpaid subscriptions, and the number of active prepaid accounts (i.e. that have been used during the last three months). The indicator applies to all mobile cellular subscriptions that offer voice communications. It excludes subscriptions via data cards or USB modems, subscriptions to public mobile data services, private trunked mobile radio, telepoint, radio paging and telemetry services.; ; International Telecommunication Union (ITU) World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Database; Weighted Average; Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.

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Kuwait Teledensity: Mobile

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
174.159 2019 171.605 2018 0.000 1985 205.910 2014 Number yearly 1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (Number) 59.356 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Albania (Number) 91.293 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Algeria (Number) 109.356 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Andorra (Number) 113.957 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Angola (Number) 46.599 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Antigua and Barbuda (Number) 192.820 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Argentina (Number) 125.842 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Armenia (Number) 122.349 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Aruba (Number) 135.134 2015 yearly 1960 - 2015
Australia (Number) 110.621 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Austria (Number) 119.775 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Azerbaijan (Number) 106.992 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bahamas (Number) 109.249 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bahrain (Number) 115.793 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bangladesh (Number) 101.549 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Barbados (Number) 114.738 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Belarus (Number) 123.008 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Belgium (Number) 99.742 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Belize (Number) 65.305 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Benin (Number) 87.702 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bermuda (Number) 103.090 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Bhutan (Number) 95.564 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bolivia (Number) 101.526 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Number) 113.769 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Botswana (Number) 162.641 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Brazil (Number) 95.717 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Brunei (Number) 132.661 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bulgaria (Number) 116.206 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Burkina Faso (Number) 100.212 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Burundi (Number) 56.650 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cambodia (Number) 129.916 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cameroon (Number) 82.704 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Canada (Number) 91.863 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cape Verde (Number) 108.318 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cayman Islands (Number) 152.498 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Central African Republic (Number) 33.619 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Chad (Number) 48.065 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Chile (Number) 132.185 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
China (Number) 121.792 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Colombia (Number) 131.672 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Comoros (Number) 67.602 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Congo (Number) 95.341 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Costa Rica (Number) 169.394 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Croatia (Number) 106.642 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cuba (Number) 53.317 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cyprus (Number) 143.850 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Czech Republic (Number) 122.566 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Democratic Republic of Congo (Number) 42.773 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Denmark (Number) 125.496 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Djibouti (Number) 42.511 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Dominica (Number) 105.788 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Dominican Republic (Number) 83.324 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Ecuador (Number) 91.248 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Egypt (Number) 94.972 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
El Salvador (Number) 146.922 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Equatorial Guinea (Number) 45.167 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Eritrea (Number) 20.364 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Estonia (Number) 147.177 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Swaziland (Number) 93.527 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Ethiopia (Number) 37.218 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Faroe Islands (Number) 117.104 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Fiji (Number) 117.831 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Finland (Number) 129.244 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
France (Number) 110.610 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
French Polynesia (Number) 109.001 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Gabon (Number) 137.754 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Gambia (Number) 139.529 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Georgia (Number) 134.721 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Germany (Number) 128.357 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Ghana (Number) 134.319 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Greece (Number) 113.449 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Greenland (Number) 108.794 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Grenada (Number) 104.244 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Guatemala (Number) 118.728 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Guinea (Number) 100.797 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Guinea-Bissau (Number) 82.793 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Guyana (Number) 82.971 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Haiti (Number) 60.759 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Honduras (Number) 77.568 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Hong Kong SAR, China (Number) 288.533 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Hungary (Number) 106.072 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Iceland (Number) 121.949 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
India (Number) 84.270 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Indonesia (Number) 126.107 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Iran (Number) 142.390 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Iraq (Number) 94.696 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Ireland (Number) 105.690 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Israel (Number) 137.334 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Italy (Number) 131.265 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Ivory Coast (Number) 145.341 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Jamaica (Number) 102.564 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Japan (Number) 147.023 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Jordan (Number) 77.005 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kazakhstan (Number) 138.629 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kenya (Number) 103.769 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kiribati (Number) 46.476 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
South Korea (Number) 134.489 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kuwait (Number) 174.159 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (Number) 134.395 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Laos (Number) 60.844 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019

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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) -12,891.871 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,158.8 May 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - May 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 24.119 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 37.408 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 22.312 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil: Tax and Fees (KWD mn) 415.966 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd (KWD mn) 14,817.487 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Revenue: ytd: Non Oil (KWD mn) 1,213.483 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Fiscal Balance: ytd (KWD mn) -5,954.525 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (KWD mn) 13,761.529 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Revenue: ytd (KWD mn) 8,862.962 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Purchases of Non Financial Assets (KWD mn) 1,055.958 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2018 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.236 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,090.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -29.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 7,428.111 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 28,754.528 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,208.010 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,427.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 867,654.908 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 283,644.869 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.143 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 242.817 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 31.662 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 456.091 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Jan 2021
Trade Balance: Quarterly (KWD mn) 2,789.603 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1973 - Dec 2018
Exports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (KWD mn) 39.900 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Exports: SITC: Other Manufactured Articles (KWD mn) 36.800 Sep 2018 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,839.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 8,084.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 31.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 60.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 6,651.078 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 39.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -274.691 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 53,819.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 50.2 2019 yearly 2014 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 5.366 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 93,856.844 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: FA: OT: Assets (KWD mn) -2,795.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 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
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (KWD mn) -1,260.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (KWD mn) 10.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (KWD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KWD mn) 493.000 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: Capital Account: Debit (KWD mn) 5.000 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: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (KWD mn) 40.000 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: FA: OT: Liabilities (KWD mn) 1,389.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 42,645.054 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 127,897.922 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) -1.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,450.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 40.595 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 20.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 105.543 May 2021 monthly Dec 1961 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 145,329.343 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 115,597.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 853.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 132,579.427 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.87 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 114.09 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (KWD mn) 1,849.300 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021

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