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Kuwait Visitor Arrivals Growth

1998 - 2016 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Kuwait's Visitor Arrivals grew 28.7 % in Dec 2016, compared with an increase of 45.0 % in the previous month. Kuwait's Visitor Arrivals Growth rate data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1998 to Dec 2016. The data reached an all-time high of 257.4 % in Aug 2006 and a record low of -69.9 % in Aug 2010. CEIC calculates Tourist Arrivals Growth from monthly Tourist Arrivals. Central Statistical Bureau provides Tourist Arrivals. Tourist Arrivals include Domestic Tourism. Accommodation Establishment Guests are used.

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What was Kuwait's Visitor Arrivals Growth in Dec 2016?

Last

28.7

Dec 2016
Previous

45.0

Nov 2016
Min

-69.9

Aug 2010
Max

257.4

Aug 2006
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1998 - Dec 2016

Updated on 20 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

28.7

Dec 2016

45.0

Nov 2016

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2016

Updated on 20 Apr 2018

View Kuwait's Visitor Arrivals Growth from Jan 1998 to Dec 2016 in the chart:

Kuwait Visitor Arrivals Growth

Series Details
Series ID

378246987

Name

Kuwait Visitor Arrivals Growth

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Jan 1998

Last Date

Dec 2016

Last Updated

20 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

13.0

Variance

2,205.7

Standard deviation

47.0

Skewness

1.9

Kurtosis

5.2

Coefficient variation

3.6

Median

2.3

Max
Aug 2006

257.4

Min
Aug 2010

-69.9

Previous observation
Nov 2016

45.0

Last observation
Dec 2016

28.7

Number of Observations

228

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More Countries/Regions for Visitor Arrivals Growth

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

11.7

Mar 2018

19.3

Dec 2017

-17.9

Sep 2013

38.8

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Algeria

11.9

2012

15.6

2011

3.7

2006

33.0

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2018-05-08
Armenia

5.7

2016

-1.0

2015

-1.0

2015

173.3

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Australia

16.1

Feb 2018

-3.0

Jan 2018

-20.9

May 2003

58.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Austria

21.2

Mar 2018

4.5

Feb 2018

-29.4

Mar 2009

45.8

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Azerbaijan

6.3

2016

-11.0

2015

-29.9

2005

42.5

2008

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

5.0

2016

-7.5

2015

-43.7

2011

34.9

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

-19.7

2014

18.7

2013

-25.6

2008

48.6

1983

%

yearly

1982 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

114.9

2016

-18.4

2015

-78.9

1999

5,184.4

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belgium

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bolivia

8.7

2016

1.3

2015

-11.6

1999

27.8

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

19.0

Nov 2017

22.7

Oct 2017

-17.1

Feb 2012

49.4

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Botswana

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Brazil

4.3

2016

-1.9

2015

-20.7

2002

69.1

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Brunei

0.5

2016

8.5

2015

-30.5

2009

36.3

2010

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bulgaria

10.5

Mar 2018

4.9

Feb 2018

-21.0

Jan 2007

24.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Cambodia

10.1

Feb 2018

12.0

Jan 2018

-43.5

Apr 2003

171.2

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-16
Canada

8.9

Feb 2018

2.6

Jan 2018

-22.6

May 2003

32.4

Sep 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Chile

-4.2

Jun 2017

6.7

May 2017

-10.9

Jun 2016

34.5

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

9.6

Feb 2016

0.9

Jan 2016

-45.3

May 2003

102.5

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2016

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

52.2

Mar 2018

49.6

Feb 2018

-91.8

Jun 2011

1,150.3

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-05
Croatia

38.6

Mar 2018

9.6

Feb 2018

-39.6

Mar 2003

81.6

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Nov 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Cyprus

9.7

Apr 2018

36.4

Mar 2018

-33.9

Mar 2003

43.0

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Czech Republic

7.1

2016

7.5

2015

-14.9

2000

34.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

3.4

2016

1.5

2015

-10.1

2011

116.9

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

10.1

2017

-5.8

2016

-13.1

1998

23.6

2004

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

-42.5

2016

-5.1

2015

-42.5

2016

39.7

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Estonia

5.3

2016

2.4

2015

-2.1

2007

28.4

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
European Union

3.8

2016

4.6

2015

-4.5

2009

7.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

7.2

Mar 2018

5.8

Feb 2018

-22.0

Jan 2015

29.4

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
France

-2.2

2016

0.9

2015

-3.1

2009

6.7

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Georgia

7.8

2016

7.0

2015

-22.0

2001

167.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

2.8

Feb 2018

6.2

Jan 2018

-17.9

Sep 2001

27.0

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

-0.4

Dec 2017

3.3

Nov 2017

-26.1

Jan 2007

56.2

Feb 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Hong Kong

6.5

Mar 2018

15.5

Feb 2018

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Hungary

9.8

Dec 2017

6.5

Sep 2017

-26.1

Sep 2005

21.3

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Iceland

39.0

2016

29.2

2015

-5.3

2002

39.0

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
India

13.4

Mar 2018

10.1

Feb 2018

-34.8

Oct 1994

82.8

Oct 1995

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Indonesia

28.8

Mar 2018

17.4

Feb 2018

-39.4

May 2003

61.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Iran

-5.6

2016

5.4

2015

-18.9

2007

44.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

6.0

2016

8.1

2015

-10.4

2009

9.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

16.9

Apr 2018

34.1

Mar 2018

-37.5

Sep 2006

193.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Italy

3.2

2016

4.4

2015

-6.4

2004

12.8

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

9.9

2016

205.9

2015

7.0

2012

205.9

2015

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

18.2

Mar 2018

23.3

Feb 2018

-62.5

Apr 2011

163.5

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1963 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

8.7

2017

-11.0

2016

-57.7

2011

141.2

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

1.2

2016

1.5

2015

-22.5

2008

327.2

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kenya

7.5

2017

13.8

2016

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

11.0

Mar 2018

-16.7

Feb 2018

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

10.1

Dec 2017

-4.6

Sep 2017

-27.1

Mar 2011

111.3

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Kuwait

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
Kyrgyzstan

-3.9

2016

7.1

2015

-38.7

2010

201.0

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Laos

-6.4

2016

12.0

2015

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

14.2

Dec 2017

12.6

Sep 2017

-23.9

Sep 2009

52.1

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

11.2

2016

12.0

2015

-23.7

2011

38.3

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

10.9

2016

0.4

2015

-31.8

2007

39.9

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

-3.3

2016

5.0

2015

-5.7

1996

9.8

2014

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

8.6

Mar 2018

13.3

Feb 2018

-21.2

May 2009

40.0

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

28.4

Mar 2018

13.8

Feb 2018

-79.7

Aug 2001

141.4

Aug 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Malawi

5.5

2016

-1.7

2015

-10.2

2000

45.7

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malaysia

-8.0

Dec 2017

-2.2

Nov 2017

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

18.6

Mar 2018

17.8

Feb 2018

-25.1

Oct 2002

31.3

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Mauritius

8.7

Mar 2018

10.0

Feb 2018

-14.4

Mar 2006

37.5

Mar 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mexico

10.2

Feb 2018

12.7

Jan 2018

-37.4

May 1993

46.6

Apr 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Moldova

28.2

2016

0.5

2015

-27.6

1997

228.6

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

16.1

2017

4.7

2016

-34.3

1996

200.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Montenegro

30.5

Mar 2018

29.1

Feb 2018

-29.1

Feb 2012

44.9

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-13
Morocco

31.3

Mar 2018

19.3

Feb 2018

-39.8

Apr 2013

1,320.9

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Myanmar

-37.9

2016

51.9

2015

-37.9

2016

152.6

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Nepal

67.9

Dec 2016

25.2

Nov 2016

-71.9

May 2015

165.7

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Netherlands

12.4

Jan 2018

15.5

Dec 2017

-8.8

Apr 2013

32.6

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
New Zealand

13.4

Mar 2018

12.0

Feb 2018

-20.6

Apr 1991

29.8

May 2004

%

monthly

Apr 1979 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Nigeria

50.5

2016

23.5

2013

-54.0

2011

50.5

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

11.2

2016

10.4

2015

-8.6

2012

20.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

20.1

2016

18.5

2015

-29.4

2011

45.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Panama

-2.4

Feb 2018

-10.0

Jan 2018

-18.6

Oct 2017

43.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Paraguay

71.1

Dec 2015

20.1

Nov 2015

-57.2

Jul 2002

379.4

Jul 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

14.6

Feb 2018

18.6

Jan 2018

-11.0

Nov 2008

26.4

Nov 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

16.8

Jan 2018

9.0

Dec 2017

-34.2

May 2003

69.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

4.4

2016

4.5

2015

-13.8

2001

11.2

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Portugal

12.7

2016

9.5

2015

-7.5

2009

15.4

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

-0.1

2016

3.6

2015

-5.1

2003

56.1

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

-10.6

Mar 2018

9.0

Feb 2018

-21.2

Feb 2009

61.5

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Russia

-8.6

2016

-17.2

2015

-17.2

2015

57.5

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Serbia

6.2

Mar 2018

18.1

Feb 2018

-22.9

Mar 2008

71.7

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Singapore

5.7

Jan 2018

7.7

Dec 2017

0.1

Nov 2016

16.9

Oct 2017

%

monthly

Jul 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

76.4

2016

15.4

2015

-50.9

2010

131.1

2011

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovenia

6.6

Jan 2018

13.5

Dec 2017

-17.1

Mar 2009

43.7

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Africa

12.8

2016

-6.8

2015

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Spain

9.6

Mar 2018

2.6

Feb 2018

-20.8

Mar 2009

27.6

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Sri Lanka

12.6

Apr 2018

24.1

Mar 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Sudan

7.9

2016

8.4

2015

-66.7

1991

336.4

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

4.6

2016

14.5

2015

-12.8

2008

47.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

7.6

Mar 2018

6.4

Feb 2018

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Syria

-40.7

2011

40.3

2010

-40.7

2011

51.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2011

Updated on 2018-04-25
Taiwan

9.4

Mar 2018

8.0

Feb 2018

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Tajikistan

94.4

2015

2.4

2014

-36.3

2009

200.0

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

16.3

Mar 2018

19.3

Feb 2018

-50.5

May 2003

101.9

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tunisia

4.8

Nov 2017

35.5

Oct 2017

-50.2

Sep 2015

98.3

Feb 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Turkey

35.2

Mar 2018

31.7

Feb 2018

-40.1

Jun 2016

48.6

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Ukraine

6.7

2017

7.3

2016

-48.5

2014

96.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
United Kingdom

4.0

2016

5.6

2015

-9.6

2001

12.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
United States

-5.6

Sep 2017

-2.6

Aug 2017

-38.8

Oct 2001

44.0

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Uruguay

9.5

2016

3.4

2015

-33.5

2002

23.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Venezuela

-23.8

2016

-7.9

2015

-26.0

2002

66.1

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

25.2

Apr 2018

33.6

Mar 2018

-54.0

May 2003

122.4

Jun 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Yemen

57.7

Dec 2013

55.3

Nov 2013

-58.4

Dec 2011

206.4

Nov 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2013

Updated on 2018-04-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

24,186.53

2016

42,809.11

2015

303.26

1997

129,742.01

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Bank Lending Rate

4.76

Feb 2018

4.99

Jan 2018

4.33

Nov 2015

9.72

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Apr 1979 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-1.02

Mar 2018

-0.83

Feb 2018

-1.60

Sep 2001

14.20

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.6

Mar 2018

0.8

Feb 2018

-2.5

Apr 1993

16.1

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

2,128.20

2016

1,963.80

2015

948.20

1999

2,128.20

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Crude Oil: Production

2,704.00

Mar 2018

2,702.00

Feb 2018

1,828.00

Feb 2002

2,868.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-12
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 2018-04-20
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

112,547.6

Feb 2018

112,211.1

Jan 2018

20,673.7

Jan 1994

112,547.6

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit Growth

4.5

Feb 2018

5.9

Jan 2018

-7.7

May 2001

34.1

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2016-12-27
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

0.300

Apr 2018

0.300

Mar 2018

0.265

Jul 2008

0.357

Nov 1971

KWD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
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

50.72

2014

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

USD th

yearly

2014 - 2014

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

1,181.19

2016

2,368.72

2015

784.62

2014

19,849.23

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2023

2.70

2022

-0.32

1992

15.80

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.50

2023

0.70

2022

-26.22

1991

79.13

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.99

2023

3.67

2022

-94.78

1991

1,684.79

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

23.79

2023

23.10

2022

4.02

1997

23.79

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

24.58

2023

22.12

2022

1.53

2013

24.58

2023

KWD bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

24.48

2023

24.04

2022

1.66

1991

35.69

2013

KWD bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

5.20

2023

5.05

2022

1.36

1991

5.20

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.86

2023

3.77

2022

-41.01

1991

82.81

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1.13

2023

1.13

2022

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

33,248.1

Mar 2018

32,568.5

Feb 2018

23.2

Jan 1968

33,248.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

26.17

2017

26.12

2016

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

10.6

Dec 2017

10.8

Sep 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

11.9

2017

-6.1

2016

-26.0

2015

21.8

2005

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP per Capita

26,687.53

2017

25,140.67

2016

11,424.61

1998

45,517.86

2012

USD

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gold Reserves

106.03

Mar 2018

105.82

Feb 2018

44.80

Nov 1964

290.28

May 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Government Debt: % of GDP

13.1

2017

9.8

2016

3.1

2013

45.8

1990

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Gross Savings Rate

22.4

2016

27.8

2015

-156.8

1991

65.9

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Household Debt

1,858.5

Feb 2018

2,020.9

Jan 2018

173.9

Feb 2002

2,202.8

Aug 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.5

2017

16.3

2016

5.1

2011

18.5

2017

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

13,832.91

2016

18,002.12

2015

97.37

1995

18,002.12

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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

27.0

2016

25.4

2015

6.8

1974

39.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

76.7

2017

79.2

2016

52.3

2008

782.4

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

34,354.27

Feb 2018

33,461.39

Jan 2018

3,504.88

Sep 1994

35,391.67

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Money Supply M2

123,249.22

Feb 2018

122,017.69

Jan 2018

21,437.29

Mar 1994

123,249.22

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

17,291.00

2016

16,909.00

2015

8,688.00

1999

17,291.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.12

2016

2.06

2015

0.05

1991

2.12

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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 2017-06-13
Nominal GDP

120,106.6

2017

110,898.6

2016

1,828.4

1962

174,168.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nominal GDP Growth

8.74

2017

-2.80

2016

-41.24

1991

137.78

1974

%

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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

499.21

2016

505.57

2015

66.62

1990

541.21

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Policy Rate

3.00

Apr 2018

3.00

Mar 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

50,206.14

2016

47,609.50

2015

526.40

1962

50,206.14

2016

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

45.3

2016

41.5

2015

14.8

1974

93.3

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Public Consumption Expenditure

28,756.91

2016

27,720.32

2015

224.00

1962

28,879.24

2014

USD mn

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Public Consumption: % of GDP

25.9

2016

24.2

2015

7.3

1974

201.0

1991

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Real GDP Growth

-2.9

2017

3.5

2016

-20.4

1980

33.8

1993

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Short Term Interest Rate

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.75

Sep 2013

6.12

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Nov 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

139,352.32

Feb 2018

138,416.50

Jan 2018

21,699.45

Mar 1994

139,574.21

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Exports

15,345.3

Dec 2017

13,087.5

Sep 2017

763.4

Jun 1973

31,845.2

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Exports Growth

12.6

Dec 2017

9.1

Sep 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Imports

8,932.1

Dec 2017

8,340.8

Sep 2017

39.8

Mar 1978

8,932.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Imports Growth

11.3

Dec 2017

12.5

Sep 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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
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