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Oman Current Account Balance: % of GDP

1974 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

Oman's Current Account deficit accounted for 18.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a 15.9 % deficit in the previous year. Oman's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1974 to Dec 2016, with an average value of 5.2 %. The data reached an all-time high of 16.7 % in Dec 2005 and a record low of -21.9 % in Dec 1998. CEIC calculates Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Current Account Balance and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Oman provides Current Account Balance in local currency. National Center for Statistics and Information provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Current Account Balance % of Nominal GDP prior to 1996 is calculated from Current Account Balance and Nominal GDP, both sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Oman, Current Account recorded a deficit of 12.3 USD bn in Dec 2016. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.7 USD bn in Dec 2016. Oman's Direct Investment Abroad fell by 356.3 USD mn in Dec 2016. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 4.6 USD bn in Dec 2016. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 19.1 USD bn in Sep 2017.

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What was Oman's Current Account Balance: % of GDP in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-18.4

2016

-15.9

2015

-21.9

1998

16.7

2005

%

yearly

1974 - 2016

Updated on 28 Mar 2018

View Oman's Current Account Balance: % of GDP from 1974 to 2016 in the chart:

Current Account Balance: % of GDP Oman

Series Details
Series ID

211188302

Name

Current Account Balance: % of GDP Oman

Country

Oman

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

1974

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

28 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.3

Variance

89.8

Standard deviation

9.5

Skewness

-0.8

Kurtosis

0.3

Coefficient variation

2.9

Median

5.2

Max
2005

16.7

Min
1998

-21.9

Previous observation
2015

-15.9

Last observation
2016

-18.4

Number of Observations

43

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Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

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Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

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9.6

Sep 2017

-21.0

Mar 2007

11.8

Sep 2015

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15.2

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Sep 2017

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19.0

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Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

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-22.5

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Sep 1994

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Dec 2017

-5.2

Sep 2017

-5.3

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Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

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Dec 2017

19.6

Sep 2017

-13.3

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22.1

Sep 2015

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11.8

Dec 2017

15.1

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-29.5

Dec 2000

15.9

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10.3

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Dec 2017

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Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

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Mar 2017

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Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

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7.8

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Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

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2014

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22.1

1974

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1970 - 2015

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1997 - 2016

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Dec 2017

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Sep 2017

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2.3

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quarterly

Sep 1959 - Dec 2017

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-0.9

2017

1.1

2016

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Brunei

12.0

Dec 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

54.3

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cambodia

-8.8

2016

-9.3

2015

-13.0

2013

-2.2

2001

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

3.3

2014

7.8

2013

-12.6

1998

15.7

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2015-09-07
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1.8

Dec 2017

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Sep 2017

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Jun 2001

11.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
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20.9

Sep 2017

15.9

Jun 2017

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Hong Kong

2.1

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8.6

Sep 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

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India

-2.0

Dec 2017

-1.1

Sep 2017

-6.8

Dec 2012

2.2

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
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4.6

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-19.8

Sep 1982

17.8

Dec 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Indonesia

-2.2

Dec 2017

-1.7

Sep 2017

-4.6

Jun 1996

7.8

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Jordan

-8.5

Dec 2017

-8.6

Sep 2017

-26.6

Mar 2012

26.4

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
South Korea

4.4

Dec 2017

5.6

Sep 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Malawi

-11.1

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-26
Malaysia

3.6

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Laos

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-15.7

2015

6.4

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Macau

27.0

2016

25.3

2015

14.7

2006

40.9

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Myanmar

-8.3

2016

-2.2

2015

-8.3

2016

0.0

2007

%

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nepal

-0.4

2017

6.2

2016

-2.6

2010

6.2

2016

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
New Zealand

-2.7

Dec 2017

-2.2

Sep 2017

-9.0

Jun 2008

0.7

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Pakistan

-4.1

2017

-1.7

2016

-8.1

2008

4.4

2003

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

-3.8

Dec 2017

2.5

Sep 2017

-10.1

Dec 1983

8.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Singapore

15.1

Dec 2017

22.5

Sep 2017

-6.3

Mar 1987

32.2

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Sri Lanka

-1.9

Sep 2017

-3.6

Jun 2017

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Taiwan

17.5

Dec 2017

15.1

Sep 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Thailand

9.3

Dec 2017

12.1

Sep 2017

-11.9

Jun 2005

16.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Vietnam

4.0

2016

0.5

2015

-12.8

1995

6.1

2012

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

-9.7

Dec 2017

-4.2

Sep 2017

-19.1

Dec 2008

-4.2

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Armenia

-9.1

Dec 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

-64.3

Mar 1995

6.0

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Azerbaijan

2.6

Sep 2017

4.0

Jun 2017

-5.4

Mar 2016

24.6

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Belarus

-4.4

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-21.3

Mar 2011

12.0

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina

-7.0

Dec 2017

-2.5

Sep 2017

-14.3

Jun 2008

-2.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Croatia

-5.6

Dec 2017

28.2

Sep 2017

-25.9

Dec 1997

31.0

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Georgia

-12.9

Dec 2017

-3.1

Sep 2017

-29.9

Mar 2008

-1.6

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Kazakhstan

-4.2

Sep 2017

-4.2

Jun 2017

-25.6

Dec 1999

15.0

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Kyrgyzstan

0.6

Dec 2017

-1.4

Sep 2017

-31.1

Mar 2008

11.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Macedonia

-2.6

Dec 2017

7.0

Sep 2017

-21.0

Dec 2008

7.2

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Moldova

-3.9

Dec 2017

-8.1

Sep 2017

-33.8

Mar 1998

12.6

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Mongolia

-20.7

Dec 2017

-7.8

Sep 2017

-56.5

Mar 2012

15.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Mauritius

-8.5

Dec 2017

-5.9

Sep 2017

-16.7

Sep 2011

1.6

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Montenegro

-38.8

Dec 2017

18.1

Sep 2017

-41.4

Mar 2017

23.9

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Russia

3.1

Dec 2017

-0.7

Sep 2017

-3.7

Jun 1998

21.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Serbia

-6.6

Dec 2017

-3.9

Sep 2017

-8.7

Mar 2017

-2.3

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tajikistan

-0.4

Jun 2017

7.1

Mar 2017

-34.9

Mar 2012

11.3

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Turkey

-6.8

Dec 2017

-4.3

Sep 2017

-11.4

Mar 2011

5.8

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

-2.7

Dec 2017

-3.3

Sep 2017

-12.1

Sep 2013

21.2

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Morocco

-1.2

Dec 2017

1.1

Sep 2017

-9.1

Jun 2017

1.7

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Nigeria

3.8

Dec 2017

2.0

Sep 2017

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Oman

-18.4

2016

-15.9

2015

-21.9

1998

16.7

2005

%

yearly

1974 - 2016

Updated on 28 Mar 2018
Qatar

3.8

2017

-5.5

2016

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-01
Saudi Arabia

4.4

Dec 2017

4.7

Sep 2017

-14.6

Dec 2015

35.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-01
South Africa

-2.9

Dec 2017

-2.1

Sep 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

-3.7

2016

-5.6

2015

-11.7

1992

2.2

1985

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

-0.6

2010

-1.9

2009

-13.6

1985

29.2

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tunisia

-8.8

2016

-8.9

2015

-11.1

1977

2.1

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-06
Yemen

-8.0

2015

-3.4

2014

-10.1

2009

12.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

3.8

2016

4.9

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Egypt

-2.7

Dec 2017

-2.5

Sep 2017

-7.8

Dec 2016

7.7

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Kuwait

6.3

2017

0.6

2016

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-16
Ivory Coast

-2.3

2017

-1.1

2016

-21.6

1980

10.4

2011

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
European Union

1.9

Dec 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-2.7

Jun 2008

2.2

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

-7.0

Sep 2017

-6.2

Jun 2017

-13.4

Sep 2014

-1.5

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Iran

3.9

2017

0.3

2016

-1.1

1999

10.1

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Lebanon

-16.4

2015

-24.4

2014

-25.6

2003

-5.1

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kosovo

-14.0

Dec 2017

13.3

Sep 2017

-24.6

Dec 2011

13.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04

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31.4

2016

12.8

2015

4.1

2008

31.4

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
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1,680.1

2016

-2,171.7

2015

-2,171.7

2015

3,331.6

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Total Imports Growth

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Oct 2017

34.5

Sep 2017

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Nov 1976

130.8

Mar 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Money Supply M2

42,366.45

Jan 2018

41,791.42

Dec 2017

5,357.61

Aug 1999

42,366.45

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

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Forecast: Government Revenue

11.67

2022

11.13

2021

1.83

1993

15.01

2013

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

9.80

2016

10.46

2015

0.03

1965

11.61

2008

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Exports

10,130.00

2016

9,830.00

2015

500.00

1999

13,150.00

2007

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Real GDP Growth

5.4

2016

4.7

2015

-2.7

2003

8.2

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-18
Labour Productivity Growth

-3.04

2016

-2.40

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Domestic Credit Growth

0.3

Jan 2018

8.4

Dec 2017

-7.2

Sep 2005

58.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

42.8

2014

43.0

2013

25.2

2003

60.2

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2014

Updated on 2018-03-28
Total Imports

2,480.6

Oct 2017

2,508.2

Sep 2017

33.9

Mar 1976

3,620.5

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.39

Feb 2018

1.29

Jan 2018

-6.17

Nov 2009

23.87

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Nov 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

19,149.46

2022

18,826.42

2021

4,362.99

1988

23,304.57

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Crude Oil: Exports

887.50

2016

788.00

2015

593.00

2008

917.00

2001

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

5,668.38

2015

9,778.18

2014

5,668.38

2015

24,048.59

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016-11-17
Public Consumption: % of GDP

29.1

2016

28.1

2015

14.2

2008

29.6

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Equity Market Index

4,773.5

Mar 2018

5,003.4

Feb 2018

1,940.6

Feb 2003

11,554.7

May 2008

Jun2004=1000

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit

45,613.3

Jan 2018

49,433.0

Dec 2017

6,676.5

Dec 1999

49,433.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.4

Sep 2017

1.9

Jun 2017

1.8

Mar 2016

2.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Visitor Arrivals

2,292,000

2016

1,909,000

2015

279,000

1995

2,292,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Government Expenditure

14.15

2022

13.94

2021

1.87

1991

14.76

2014

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

32,457.00

Dec 2017

39,200.00

Dec 2016

20,700.00

Jun 2016

75,000.00

Dec 2013

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Crude Oil: Production

908.70

2016

885.20

2015

653.00

2007

908.70

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Population

4.6

2017

4.4

2016

0.9

1977

4.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Capital Adequacy Ratio

16.0

Dec 2017

16.8

Sep 2017

13.5

Sep 2008

16.8

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Short Term Interest Rate

0.00

Jan 2018

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Jan 2018

4.19

Jul 2006

% pa

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Gold Reserves

1.30

Jan 2018

1.30

Dec 2017

0.00

Apr 1970

90.25

Apr 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Government Net Debt

22.30

2022

20.91

2021

0.92

1990

22.30

2022

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

98,692.10

Dec 2017

115,700.00

Dec 2016

54,000.00

Jun 2016

147,500.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

-8.0

2016

-18.9

2015

-25.1

2009

33.8

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Unemployment Rate

16.90

2017

16.50

2016

16.10

2015

19.60

2001

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

-356.3

2016

-335.5

2015

-1,498.0

2010

83.2

2000

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Total Exports

2,747.7

Oct 2017

2,592.7

Sep 2017

70.7

Jun 1975

5,180.8

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1974 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Bank Lending Rate

5.21

Jan 2018

5.20

Dec 2017

4.75

Mar 2016

10.80

Aug 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1984 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Producer Price Index Growth

8.4

Dec 2017

16.1

Sep 2017

-43.7

Sep 2009

47.7

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Trade Balance

267.1

Oct 2017

84.5

Sep 2017

-64.8

Dec 2015

2,533.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Tax Revenue

2,424.81

2016

2,376.93

2015

311.42

2000

2,424.81

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

48,832.03

2022

48,393.67

2021

8,702.60

1980

48,832.03

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Exchange Rate against USD

0.385

Feb 2018

0.385

Jan 2018

0.345

Dec 1985

0.417

Nov 1971

OMR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves

19,255.4

Jan 2018

15,835.6

Dec 2017

5.9

Apr 1970

22,336.0

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1970 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Visitor Arrivals Growth

20.1

2016

18.5

2015

-29.4

2011

45.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Non-Performing Loans

251.76

Sep 2017

213.26

Jun 2017

59.97

Jun 2008

251.76

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.19

2022

1.79

2021

-3.99

1987

17.10

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Silver Production

0.00

2014

0.00

2013

0.00

2014

5.00

1998

Metric Ton

yearly

1996 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-20.6

2016

-17.5

2015

-20.6

2016

2.5

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.6

Feb 2018

1.1

Jan 2018

-0.9

Jun 2002

13.7

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Gross National Product

64,867.38

2016

66,642.74

2015

63.29

1965

76,790.03

2014

USD mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Gross Savings Rate

14.1

2016

15.5

2015

9.5

1993

46.6

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Labour Force Participation Rate

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
M2 Growth

4.5

Jan 2018

4.2

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2004

40.5

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Mar 2018

5.0

Feb 2018

3.0

Jan 2008

8.0

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jun 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

25,733.04

2016

25,816.44

2015

2,674.87

1980

25,816.44

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Investment: % of GDP

32.4

2016

32.1

2015

9.3

1969

36.5

2008

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.5

2016

-3.2

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Policy Rate

2.38

Mar 2018

2.15

Feb 2018

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

19,516.76

2016

19,671.30

2015

1,273.34

1988

19,671.30

2015

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-5.67

2022

-7.52

2021

-12.32

2016

8.85

2011

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

637,825.91

2016

874,567.55

2015

7,726.63

2003

1,254,187.50

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.9

Apr 2017

-1.6

Mar 2017

-34.0

Jun 1972

1,513.0

Jul 1968

%

monthly

Jul 1968 - Apr 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Tourism Revenue

2,497

2016

2,247

2015

192

1997

2,497

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Employed Persons

2,255,409.00

2016

2,075,125.00

2015

345,421.00

1986

2,255,409.00

2016

Person

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-15.3

2017

-7.6

2016

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.10

2022

3.20

2021

-7.36

1984

12.56

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.26

2022

1.61

2021

-12.36

2016

22.31

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

427,684.52

2016

548,647.79

2015

76,940.44

2000

548,647.79

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

74,263.52

2016

95,962.47

2015

16,312.87

1997

95,962.47

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

6,866,260.00

2016

6,646,655.00

2015

0.00

1984

6,866,260.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Imports

1,973.80

2016

1,987.70

2015

350.00

2008

1,987.70

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Container Port Throughput

3,944,000.00

2016

3,136,000.00

2015

3,136,000.00

2015

3,944,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

63.59

2017

49.40

2016

20.28

2006

63.59

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

55.47

2016

84.42

2015

15.23

2012

174.84

2013

USD th

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

7,356.57

2016

10,091.95

2015

1,241.73

1996

11,081.22

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

15,139.14

2016

16,566.97

2015

5,587.05

1988

21,243.69

2008

USD

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Private Consumption: % of GDP

38.5

2016

37.5

2015

28.0

2008

50.3

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Total Deposits

48,375.33

Dec 2017

48,457.18

Nov 2017

5,854.45

Jan 2000

49,625.79

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Imports: ICT Goods

908,106.56

2015

882,243.19

2014

171,225.95

2000

908,106.56

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

13,540.48

2016

26,941.19

2015

8,442.40

1995

55,513.16

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

8,990.94

2016

22,000.06

2015

138.46

2014

24,204.47

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

422,518.00

2016

434,932.00

2015

200.00

1965

434,932.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

159.22

2016

159.86

2015

0.00

1984

164.34

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

32,778.60

2016

31,823.90

2015

4,120.00

1996

32,778.60

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

3,881.10

2016

4,794.24

2015

469.66

2000

5,846.32

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

82,058,561.00

2015

74,316,950.00

2014

59,362,025.00

2009

82,058,561.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
Building Permits

38,339.00

2016

37,322.00

2015

5,462.00

1999

39,153.00

2014

Unit

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
National Government Debt

20,783.4

2016

8,957.1

2015

2,509.2

2008

20,783.4

2016

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Nominal GDP

19,075.2

Sep 2017

17,067.6

Jun 2017

6,748.2

Mar 2005

21,329.8

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Current Account Balance

-12,319.9

2016

-10,954.5

2015

-12,319.9

2016

8,850.5

2011

USD mn

yearly

1974 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Electricity Production

2,017

Jan 2018

1,883

Dec 2017

810

Jan 2009

3,964

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Motor Vehicles Sales

131,149

2017

154,900

2016

131,149

2017

215,000

2013

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

6.3

Oct 2017

6.7

Sep 2017

1.6

Nov 1975

12.0

Feb 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 1975 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Portfolio Investment

4,629.39

2016

2,007.80

2015

-1,524.06

2008

4,629.39

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Total Exports Growth

9.5

Oct 2017

23.5

Sep 2017

-65.2

Jul 1986

148.3

Jan 1983

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.1

2016

13.9

2015

-1.8

2010

76.0

1998

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Nominal GDP Growth

6.51

Sep 2017

11.71

Jun 2017

-30.53

Jun 2009

59.32

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Public Consumption Expenditure

19,444.91

2016

19,392.95

2015

903.01

1980

20,037.41

2014

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Money Supply M1

13,106.89

Jan 2018

12,849.41

Dec 2017

1,181.27

Oct 1999

14,253.06

May 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

23.66

Sep 2017

24.49

Jun 2017

13.50

Dec 2006

31.72

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Population

4.83

2022

4.68

2021

1.36

1980

4.83

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

980.00

2015

920.00

2014

405.00

2005

980.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Exports: ICT Goods

51,187.80

2015

47,612.64

2013

33,636.96

2006

101,895.70

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22