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Kuwait Total Exports Growth

1974 - 2018 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Kuwait's Total Exports expanded 19.1 % YoY in Mar 2018, compared with an increase of 12.6 % YoY in the previous quarter. Kuwait's Total Exports Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1974 to Mar 2018, with an averaged rate of 5.2 %. The data reached an all-time high of 263.7 % in Jun 1974 and a record low of -54.6 % in Mar 2009. CEIC calculates quarterly Total Exports Growth from quarterly Total Exports. The Central Bank of Kuwait provides Total Exports, FOB, in local currency.

In the latest reports, Kuwait's Total Exports recorded 16.4 USD bn in Mar 2018. Total Imports recorded 8.8 USD bn in Mar 2018, which registered an increase of 3.4 % year on year.

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What was Kuwait's Total Exports Growth in Mar 2018?

Last

19.1

Mar 2018
Previous

12.6

Dec 2017
Min

-54.6

Mar 2009
Max

263.7

Jun 1974
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

19.1

Mar 2018

12.6

Dec 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Jun 2018

View Kuwait's Total Exports Growth from Mar 1974 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Kuwait Total Exports Growth

Series Details
Series ID

210469502

Name

Kuwait Total Exports Growth

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Mar 1974

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

06 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

13.8

Variance

1,998.9

Standard deviation

44.7

Skewness

2.2

Kurtosis

9.1

Coefficient variation

3.2

Median

5.2

Max
Jun 1974

263.7

Min
Mar 2009

-54.6

Previous observation
Dec 2017

12.6

Last observation
Mar 2018

19.1

Number of Observations

169

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

17.8

Jun 2018

24.2

May 2018

-24.6

Apr 2009

108.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Argentina

-0.3

Jun 2018

-5.8

May 2018

-41.5

Aug 2009

73.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Armenia

6.8

Jun 2018

-8.3

May 2018

-50.4

Mar 2009

112.8

Sep 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Australia

8.1

May 2018

10.8

Apr 2018

-29.1

Oct 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Austria

9.9

Apr 2018

5.6

Mar 2018

-29.9

Apr 2009

49.5

Jan 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Azerbaijan

17.1

Jun 2018

38.6

May 2018

-92.3

Jul 2009

2,002.3

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Bahrain

20.3

2017

-22.7

2016

-31.4

2009

162.1

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

12.6

May 2018

16.5

Apr 2018

-33.1

Jul 1988

139.6

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Belarus

11.4

May 2018

20.9

Apr 2018

-50.7

Mar 2009

99.2

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Belgium

-1.3

May 2018

10.4

Apr 2018

-29.9

Apr 2009

38.5

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Bolivia

29.2

May 2018

18.2

Apr 2018

-38.9

Aug 2015

79.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Botswana

21.1

May 2018

39.0

Apr 2018

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Brazil

2.2

Jun 2018

-3.3

May 2018

-50.3

Dec 1986

114.9

Nov 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1955 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Brunei

20.0

Mar 2018

-0.2

Feb 2018

-47.8

Jul 2015

59.8

Sep 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Bulgaria

-3.5

May 2018

6.8

Apr 2018

-39.3

Apr 2009

71.1

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Cambodia

28.2

Sep 2017

25.9

Jun 2017

4.7

Dec 2016

35.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Canada

-0.0

May 2018

2.8

Apr 2018

-35.3

May 2009

40.3

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Chile

14.8

Jun 2018

14.9

May 2018

-43.9

Feb 2009

73.1

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
China

12.4

Jun 2018

10.3

May 2018

-24.4

Jun 2009

59.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Colombia

5.0

May 2018

41.0

Apr 2018

-50.1

Jul 1971

175.3

Jul 1972

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Croatia

15.7

Apr 2018

-7.8

Mar 2018

-34.5

Jul 2009

64.6

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Cyprus

68.5

May 2018

58.2

Apr 2018

-61.3

May 2016

253.7

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Czech Republic

-2.2

May 2018

6.4

Apr 2018

-25.2

Jan 2009

49.3

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Denmark

2.1

Jun 2018

0.2

May 2018

-22.4

May 2009

30.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Ecuador

22.4

May 2018

13.0

Apr 2018

-50.4

Feb 2009

84.5

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Egypt

9.6

May 2018

3.7

Apr 2018

-60.7

Aug 1995

146.6

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Estonia

7.5

May 2018

16.2

Apr 2018

-37.1

Apr 2009

130.2

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
European Union

0.0

May 2018

2.5

Apr 2018

-20.8

Jan 2009

33.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Finland

-5.2

May 2018

17.0

Apr 2018

-37.8

Jun 2009

37.8

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
France

0.4

May 2018

9.2

Apr 2018

-23.4

Apr 2009

20.6

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

31.1

Jun 2018

50.2

May 2018

-66.1

Sep 1998

247.9

Mar 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Germany

3.5

May 2018

3.1

Apr 2018

-23.2

May 2009

107.4

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Greece

14.4

May 2018

11.6

Apr 2018

-26.1

Oct 2009

82.5

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Hong Kong

3.3

Jun 2018

15.9

May 2018

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Hungary

1.5

May 2018

10.9

Apr 2018

-26.3

Jan 2009

40.9

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Iceland

13.1

Jun 2018

5.6

May 2018

-32.2

Apr 2003

135.6

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
India

17.6

Jun 2018

20.2

May 2018

-34.1

May 2009

63.0

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Indonesia

11.5

Jun 2018

13.1

May 2018

-37.0

Nov 1986

68.2

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Oct 1984 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Iran

-29.1

2015

8.3

2014

-72.0

1952

228.5

1982

%

yearly

1951 - 2015

Updated on 2018-06-03
Ireland

10.6

May 2018

12.7

Apr 2018

-27.1

May 2003

59.2

Oct 1975

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Israel

-4.1

Jun 2018

-5.1

May 2018

-36.1

Apr 2009

57.6

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Italy

-0.8

May 2018

6.8

Apr 2018

-28.7

Jan 2009

35.0

May 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Japan

7.3

Jun 2018

6.3

May 2018

-47.6

Feb 2009

45.0

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Jordan

-0.4

May 2018

14.9

Apr 2018

-51.9

Jan 1983

407.8

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kazakhstan

28.2

Mar 2018

29.5

Feb 2018

-53.5

Jun 2009

139.4

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Kenya

5.0

May 2018

11.6

Apr 2018

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
South Korea

6.2

Jul 2018

-0.3

Jun 2018

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-13
Kosovo

-2.8

Jun 2018

-2.0

May 2018

-57.6

Nov 2005

431.3

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kuwait

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
Kyrgyzstan

25.7

May 2018

25.2

Apr 2018

-52.2

Feb 2013

164.2

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Laos

33.7

Dec 2017

18.2

Sep 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

8.5

May 2018

15.3

Apr 2018

-29.3

Apr 2009

55.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Lebanon

5.9

May 2018

8.9

Apr 2018

-49.1

Jul 1997

158.0

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Lithuania

3.9

May 2018

6.2

Apr 2018

-36.0

Apr 2009

56.9

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Luxembourg

5.0

May 2018

8.8

Apr 2018

-32.8

Nov 2009

35.8

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Macau

12.3

Jun 2018

20.2

May 2018

-65.7

May 2009

82.2

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Macedonia

20.2

May 2018

34.5

Apr 2018

-44.8

Feb 2009

70.7

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Malawi

-26.8

Nov 2017

177.5

Nov 2016

-90.4

Apr 2008

919.4

Mar 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malaysia

3.4

May 2018

14.2

Apr 2018

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Malta

-25.8

May 2018

114.5

Apr 2018

-56.9

Jul 2017

133.2

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Mauritius

-3.2

May 2018

7.6

Apr 2018

-25.3

Dec 2007

51.5

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Mexico

7.0

Jun 2018

12.4

May 2018

-32.6

May 2009

43.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Moldova

27.6

May 2018

29.6

Apr 2018

-38.2

Apr 2006

77.6

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Mongolia

16.5

Jun 2018

24.8

May 2018

-71.4

Feb 2009

216.8

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Montenegro

56.5

Jun 2018

5.0

May 2018

-70.7

May 2009

215.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Morocco

15.1

Jun 2018

20.5

May 2018

-43.7

May 2009

102.3

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Myanmar

19.1

Dec 2017

58.0

Nov 2017

-46.8

Dec 2014

135.5

Dec 2013

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-16
Nepal

22.0

Jun 2018

18.9

May 2018

-43.6

Oct 2015

82.7

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Netherlands

4.8

May 2018

9.5

Apr 2018

-25.1

Apr 2009

37.3

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
New Zealand

4.6

Jun 2018

9.1

May 2018

-48.3

Nov 1960

146.4

Jun 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1952 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Nigeria

26.3

Apr 2018

34.2

Mar 2018

-74.9

Oct 1986

205.9

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Norway

18.2

Jun 2018

16.0

May 2018

-40.8

Apr 1986

117.2

May 1978

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Oman

32.6

Apr 2018

30.3

Mar 2018

-65.2

Jul 1986

148.3

Jan 1983

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Pakistan

12.3

Jun 2018

45.9

May 2018

-19.2

Sep 2015

53.4

May 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Panama

16.6

May 2018

10.5

Apr 2018

-52.1

Jan 2009

81.5

Feb 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Paraguay

60.9

Jun 2018

47.8

May 2018

-43.5

Jun 2017

78.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Peru

16.4

May 2018

25.2

Apr 2018

-46.1

May 1990

71.7

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Philippines

-3.8

May 2018

-4.9

Apr 2018

-40.6

Jan 2009

46.8

Sep 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Poland

2.2

May 2018

7.9

Apr 2018

-11.2

Dec 2001

42.7

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-08-01
Portugal

6.2

May 2018

17.7

Apr 2018

-30.6

Feb 2009

28.9

May 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Qatar

20.6

Mar 2018

20.6

Dec 2017

-60.7

Jun 2009

207.7

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Romania

5.2

May 2018

9.6

Apr 2018

-27.4

Feb 2009

49.4

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Russia

28.6

May 2018

38.9

Apr 2018

-48.1

Jan 2009

67.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Saudi Arabia

20.8

2017

-9.8

2016

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Serbia

13.6

May 2018

20.1

Apr 2018

-38.5

Feb 2009

89.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Singapore

10.4

Jun 2018

9.1

May 2018

-31.7

Jan 2009

58.7

Feb 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Slovakia

7.3

May 2018

9.4

Apr 2018

-34.6

Jan 2009

35.2

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Slovenia

10.1

May 2018

13.8

Apr 2018

-29.4

Apr 2009

27.5

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
South Africa

-0.1

May 2018

-2.8

Apr 2018

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Spain

-0.2

May 2018

0.9

Apr 2018

-24.3

Jan 2009

47.1

Dec 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sri Lanka

9.8

May 2018

0.0

Apr 2018

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Sudan

-24.6

Mar 2018

-10.2

Feb 2018

-85.3

Dec 2011

332.9

Aug 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Sweden

8.1

Jun 2018

8.0

May 2018

-29.7

May 1980

56.9

May 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Switzerland

3.6

Jun 2018

-1.6

May 2018

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Syria

-16.0

Apr 2018

-11.6

Mar 2018

-88.0

Jun 2012

704.9

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Taiwan

12.1

Jun 2018

12.1

May 2018

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Tajikistan

15.0

May 2018

32.0

Apr 2018

-62.9

Jun 2009

246.6

Sep 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

0.8

Jun 2018

1.3

May 2018

-32.8

Jan 1999

96.9

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Tunisia

22.5

Jun 2018

10.4

May 2018

-27.0

May 2009

54.5

Jun 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Turkey

5.2

May 2018

6.9

Apr 2018

-38.6

May 2009

46.0

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Ukraine

13.2

May 2018

20.2

Apr 2018

-58.0

Jul 2009

79.6

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
United Arab Emirates

50.9

Apr 2018

-4.3

Mar 2018

-52.2

Apr 2009

77.5

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-29
United Kingdom

4.6

May 2018

6.4

Apr 2018

-29.3

May 2014

47.9

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
United States

10.8

Jun 2018

13.9

May 2018

-26.5

Apr 2009

26.6

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Uruguay

-14.9

May 2018

12.1

Apr 2018

-40.3

Apr 2016

60.7

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

37.5

Oct 2014

20.9

Sep 2014

-69.4

Jan 2009

129.2

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

10.2

Jul 2018

11.3

Jun 2018

-26.8

Feb 2010

67.1

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Yemen

165.2

Apr 2018

-63.2

Mar 2018

-98.9

Aug 2015

845.0

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

9,679.14

2017

12,511.24

2016

303.26

1997

129,740.06

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

4.80

May 2018

4.81

Apr 2018

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.09

Jun 2018

0.19

May 2018

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.5

Jun 2018

0.4

May 2018

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
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 2017-10-25
Crude Oil: Exports

2,010.00

2017

2,128.20

2016

948.20

1999

2,128.20

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

2,731.00

Jun 2018

2,703.00

May 2018

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Current Account Balance

7,578.7

2017

655.3

2016

-26,478.5

1991

78,650.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Direct Investment Abroad

-2,283.9

Dec 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit

110,102.3

May 2018

111,427.2

Apr 2018

20,673.7

Jan 1994

112,547.6

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
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

2,699,118.00

2017

2,612,083.00

2016

1,197,887.00

2000

2,699,118.00

2017

Person

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Exchange Rate against USD

0.302

Jun 2018

0.302

May 2018

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: ICT Goods

63,651.96

2016

89,510.41

2015

7,573.47

2000

154,981.50

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

51,237.79

2017

32,862.65

2016

142.39

1996

51,237.79

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

1,781.36

2017

357.05

2016

162.93

1995

5,036.53

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

177,346.72

2017

53,923.75

2016

3,723.09

1999

177,346.72

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

21,262.68

2017

1,449.95

2016

782.43

2014

21,262.68

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2.70

2023

2.70

2022

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

-0.50

2023

0.70

2022

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

1.99

2023

3.67

2022

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

76,464.80

2023

75,105.32

2022

23,328.33

1991

76,464.80

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.79

2023

23.10

2022

4.02

1997

23.79

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

24.58

2023

22.12

2022

1.53

2013

24.58

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

24.48

2023

24.04

2022

1.66

1991

35.69

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

33,446.42

2023

32,451.37

2022

7,960.51

1991

45,726.19

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

5.20

2023

5.05

2022

1.36

1991

5.20

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

2.86

2023

3.77

2022

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1.13

2023

1.13

2022

0.50

1992

7.18

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

26.29

2017

26.47

2016

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

11.4

Mar 2018

10.6

Dec 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-761.30

Dec 2017

-6.62

Sep 2017

-761.30

Dec 2017

1,766.04

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

26,560.36

2017

24,802.40

2016

11,424.60

1998

45,517.86

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Gold Reserves

105.00

May 2018

105.57

Apr 2018

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

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

138,513.38

2017

122,184.46

2016

1,517.60

1964

187,423.21

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 2018-07-26
Imports: ICT Goods

2,011,554.23

2016

2,435,340.93

2015

374,031.82

2001

2,435,340.93

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

1,084,469.48

2017

868,404.06

2016

102,189.80

1995

1,084,469.48

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

297,843.80

2017

280,309.08

2016

9,325.24

2002

297,843.80

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,795,508.45

2017

1,359,226.15

2016

134,631.06

1995

1,795,508.45

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

157,655.21

2017

113,047.43

2016

28,486.10

1999

157,655.21

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

-2.74

2017

-2.62

2016

-13.97

2009

90.96

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

11.83

2017

13.00

2016

4.14

2006

13.00

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

161,871,900.00

2016

156,699,000.00

2015

127,996,864.00

2009

161,871,900.00

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

36,541.16

May 2018

35,915.10

Apr 2018

3,504.88

Sep 1994

36,541.16

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Money Supply M2

126,057.33

May 2018

126,180.00

Apr 2018

21,437.29

Mar 1994

126,180.00

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
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 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

14,582.40

Dec 2017

12,600.00

Dec 2016

6,700.00

Jun 2016

30,000.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

87,958.80

Dec 2017

95,400.00

Dec 2016

42,400.00

Jun 2016

126,300.00

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

17,102.00

2017

17,291.00

2016

8,688.00

1999

17,291.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.14

2017

2.03

2016

0.05

1991

2.14

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

4,781.00

2017

4,311.00

2016

688.00

2012

4,781.00

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

9.70

2017

-4.11

2016

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
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

403,234.00

2016

480,000.00

2015

3,316.00

1960

538,219.00

2007

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

449.42

2017

452.82

2016

66.62

1990

508.40

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

3.00

Jun 2018

3.00

May 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-30
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

51,954.88

2017

49,483.11

2016

526.40

1962

51,954.88

2017

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

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

43.5

2017

45.2

2016

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Public Consumption Expenditure

30,047.49

2017

28,123.96

2016

224.00

1962

30,047.49

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

2.00

Jun 2018

2.00

May 2018

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Teledensity: Fixed Line

9.95

2016

12.20

2015

1.23

1960

24.01

1996

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

133.07

2016

148.54

2015

0.00

1985

200.93

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

142,242.65

May 2018

142,555.07

Apr 2018

21,699.45

Mar 1994

142,555.07

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 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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