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Oman Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Oman's Unemployment Rate dropped to 3.25 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number of 3.27 % in Dec 2016. Oman's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 3.98 %. The data reached an all-time high of 4.37 % in Dec 2002 and a record low of 3.25 % in Dec 2017. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Oman's Population reached 4.56 million people in Jun 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 70.18 % in Dec 2017.

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What was Oman's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

Last

16.00

2017
Previous

15.82

2016
Min

15.82

2016
Max

19.83

2000
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1991 - 2017

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

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 20 Apr 2018

View Oman's Unemployment Rate from 1991 to 2017 in the chart:

Oman Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

355231187

Name

Oman Unemployment Rate

Country

Oman

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

20 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

18.16

Variance

1.54

Standard deviation

1.24

Skewness

-0.55

Kurtosis

-0.84

Coefficient variation

0.07

Median

18.25

Max
2000

19.83

Min
2016

15.82

Previous observation
2016

15.82

Last observation
2017

16.00

Number of Observations

27

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.46

Mar 2018

13.37

Dec 2017

12.46

Mar 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.10

Mar 2018

7.20

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.32

Jul 2018

5.35

Jun 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Austria

4.82

Aug 2018

4.89

Jul 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.28

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Jun 2018

0.50

May 2018

0.40

Jun 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Belgium

6.14

Jun 2018

6.18

Mar 2018

6.14

Jun 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

3.40

2017

3.36

2016

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

17.36

2017

17.12

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Brazil

12.10

Aug 2018

12.30

Jul 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.70

Mar 2018

5.60

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

5.90

Sep 2018

6.00

Aug 2018

5.80

Jul 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

7.30

Aug 2018

7.30

Jul 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.16

Aug 2018

9.72

Jul 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Croatia

10.30

Mar 2018

10.90

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Cyprus

10.70

Mar 2018

10.10

Dec 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

2.41

Mar 2018

2.39

Dec 2017

2.39

Dec 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Denmark

5.00

Mar 2018

5.40

Dec 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Ecuador

4.14

Jun 2018

4.43

Mar 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Egypt

10.60

Mar 2018

11.30

Dec 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Estonia

6.80

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

6.80

Aug 2018

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Finland

7.30

Jul 2018

7.30

Jun 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-21
France

9.10

Jun 2018

9.20

Mar 2018

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.40

Aug 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Greece

20.20

Apr 2018

20.10

Mar 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Hong Kong SAR

2.80

Jun 2018

2.80

May 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Iceland

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.97

Aug 2018

4.13

Jul 2018

3.67

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Italy

9.74

Aug 2018

10.18

Jul 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.40

Aug 2018

2.50

Jul 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Jordan

18.40

Feb 2018

18.50

Nov 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kazakhstan

4.90

Sep 2018

4.90

Aug 2018

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

4.00

Sep 2018

4.20

Aug 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

7.70

Jun 2018

8.20

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.20

Aug 2018

6.30

Jul 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Luxembourg

5.50

Aug 2018

5.50

Jul 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Macau SAR

1.80

Jun 2018

1.80

May 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

21.60

Mar 2018

21.90

Dec 2017

21.60

Mar 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Malta

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mauritius

7.10

Mar 2018

6.70

Dec 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mexico

3.29

Aug 2018

3.35

Jul 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Moldova

2.96

Jun 2018

4.11

Mar 2018

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Mongolia

7.50

Jun 2018

9.70

Mar 2018

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Montenegro

16.20

Mar 2018

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Morocco

9.10

Jun 2018

10.50

Mar 2018

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.80

Jun 2018

4.80

May 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
New Zealand

4.50

Jun 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Norway

3.80

May 2018

3.70

Apr 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.50

Apr 2018

5.30

Jan 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Poland

4.20

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

4.20

Mar 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Portugal

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.30

Aug 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Russia

4.70

May 2018

4.90

Apr 2018

4.70

May 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Serbia

11.90

Jun 2018

14.80

Mar 2018

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

7.10

Mar 2018

7.70

Dec 2017

7.10

Mar 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Slovenia

5.90

Mar 2018

5.80

Dec 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
South Africa

27.20

Jun 2018

26.70

Mar 2018

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.18

Jun 2018

6.19

May 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Switzerland

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.68

Jun 2018

3.69

May 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.00

Sep 2018

1.00

Aug 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Tunisia

15.40

Jun 2018

15.40

Mar 2018

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Turkey

10.30

Apr 2018

9.90

Mar 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ukraine

9.70

Mar 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.17

Apr 2018

4.19

Mar 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

3.70

Sep 2018

3.90

Aug 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

8.12

May 2018

8.19

Apr 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

908,837.842

2017

655,204.748

2016

7,547.518

2003

1,253,816.122

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

5.228

May 2018

5.168

Apr 2018

4.747

Mar 2016

10.797

Aug 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1984 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Building Permits

38,339.000

2016

37,322.000

2015

5,462.000

1999

39,153.000

2014

Unit

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-05
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.291

Jun 2018

0.000

May 2018

-6.168

Nov 2009

23.872

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Nov 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Capital Adequacy Ratio

16.4

Jun 2018

16.2

Mar 2018

13.5

Sep 2008

16.8

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-12.6

2017

-20.6

2016

-20.6

2016

2.5

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-06
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.3

Jun 2018

0.8

May 2018

-0.9

Jun 2002

13.7

Aug 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Container Port Throughput

3,944,000.000

2016

3,136,000.000

2015

3,136,000.000

2015

3,944,000.000

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Crude Oil: Exports

803.000

2017

887.500

2016

593.000

2008

917.000

2001

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

883.900

2017

908.700

2016

653.000

2007

908.700

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
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 2018-04-20
Direct Investment Abroad

-356.3

2016

-335.5

2015

-1,498.0

2010

83.2

2000

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Domestic Credit

48,558.1

May 2018

47,853.3

Apr 2018

6,676.5

Dec 1999

49,414.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Domestic Credit Growth

6.4

May 2018

7.9

Apr 2018

-7.2

Sep 2005

58.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Electricity Production

4,192

Jul 2018

3,937

Jun 2018

810

Jan 2009

4,192

Jul 2018

GWh

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Employed Persons

2,255,409.000

2016

2,075,125.000

2015

345,421.000

1986

2,255,409.000

2016

Person

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-13
Equity Market Index

4,543.7

Sep 2018

4,419.3

Aug 2018

1,940.6

Feb 2003

11,554.7

May 2008

Jun2004=1000

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Exchange Rate against USD

0.385

Sep 2018

0.385

Aug 2018

0.345

Dec 1985

0.417

Nov 1971

OMR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Exports: ICT Goods

61,352.574

2016

51,187.797

2015

33,636.962

2006

101,895.696

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

94,560.435

2017

54,956.475

2016

607.017

1995

94,560.435

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

6,213.866

2017

5,617.509

2016

5,617.509

2016

30,717.992

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

34,200.913

2017

22,660.624

2016

8,442.396

1995

55,515.011

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

49,644.858

2017

22,490.549

2016

138.506

2014

49,644.858

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

3.000

2023

3.000

2022

-7.358

1984

12.560

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

-8.477

2023

-7.984

2022

-12.320

2016

8.847

2011

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

3.517

2023

2.924

2022

-12.671

2016

22.967

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

48,688.699

2023

48,290.999

2022

8,702.602

1980

48,688.699

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

14.485

2023

14.062

2022

1.872

1991

14.763

2014

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

16.618

2023

15.554

2022

0.916

1990

16.618

2023

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Government Revenue

11.772

2023

11.503

2022

1.829

1993

15.005

2013

OMR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

19,706.860

2023

19,502.694

2022

4,362.987

1988

23,304.571

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

4.983

2023

4.829

2022

1.357

1980

4.983

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

2.271

2023

2.230

2022

-3.992

1987

17.096

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

1,680.1

2016

-2,171.7

2015

-2,171.7

2015

3,331.6

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.5

2016

-3.2

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

15,133.7

Jul 2018

15,686.1

Jun 2018

5.9

Apr 1970

22,336.0

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1970 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.207

Mar 2018

21.799

Dec 2017

13.504

Dec 2006

32.075

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

0.7

Apr 2018

8.3

Mar 2018

0.7

Apr 2018

11.9

Jul 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Foreign Portfolio Investment

4,629.389

2016

2,007.802

2015

-1,524.057

2008

4,629.389

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
GDP Deflator Growth

-8.0

2016

-18.9

2015

-25.1

2009

33.8

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP per Capita

15,139.142

2016

16,566.970

2015

5,587.051

1988

21,243.693

2008

USD

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gold Reserves

1.040

Jul 2018

1.040

Jun 2018

0.000

Apr 1970

90.247

Apr 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Government Debt: % of GDP

31.4

2016

12.8

2015

4.1

2008

31.4

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

19,516.757

2016

19,671.299

2015

1,273.342

1988

19,671.299

2015

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Gross National Product

64,867.383

2016

66,642.737

2015

63.288

1965

76,790.030

2014

USD mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Gross Savings Rate

14.1

2016

15.5

2015

9.5

1993

46.6

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Imports: ICT Goods

846,081.763

2016

908,106.565

2015

146,941.498

2000

908,106.565

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

208,445.374

2017

249,164.734

2016

46,964.376

2003

287,049.104

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

114,264.844

2017

108,300.484

2016

7,268.238

2001

135,076.372

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

530,188.474

2017

501,645.350

2016

70,475.912

2000

530,188.474

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

77,316.045

2017

81,838.588

2016

16,312.870

1997

93,819.036

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
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 2018-04-20
Investment: % of GDP

32.4

2016

32.1

2015

9.3

1969

36.5

2008

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

-3.41

2016

-2.47

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

63.590

2017

49.400

2016

20.280

2006

63.590

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

55.2

2017

59.5

2016

25.2

2003

60.2

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-04
Minerals Production

87,126,385.000

2016

82,058,561.000

2015

59,362,025.000

2009

87,126,385.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

13,694.928

May 2018

13,712.614

Apr 2018

1,181.274

Oct 1999

14,253.056

May 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Money Supply M2

42,867.360

May 2018

42,226.528

Apr 2018

5,357.607

Aug 1999

42,867.360

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Motor Vehicle Registered

980.000

2015

920.000

2014

405.000

2005

980.000

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

32,457.000

Dec 2017

39,200.000

Dec 2016

20,700.000

Jun 2016

75,000.000

Dec 2013

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

98,692.100

Dec 2017

115,700.000

Dec 2016

54,000.000

Jun 2016

147,500.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

131,149

2017

154,900

2016

131,149

2017

215,000

2013

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-15.3

2017

-7.6

2016

-21.7

2009

20.6

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

31,225.000

2017

30,480.000

2016

4,120.000

1996

31,583.000

2012

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Exports

11,145.000

2017

10,643.000

2016

500.000

1999

13,150.000

2007

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Imports

1,972.000

2017

1,974.000

2016

350.000

2008

1,988.000

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Nominal GDP

18,294.9

Mar 2018

19,753.7

Dec 2017

6,748.2

Mar 2005

21,265.4

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Nominal GDP Growth

6.490

Mar 2018

5.050

Dec 2017

-30.526

Jun 2009

59.321

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.8

Jun 2018

2.7

Mar 2018

1.8

Mar 2016

2.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Non-Performing Loans

242.393

Dec 2017

251.756

Sep 2017

59.971

Jun 2008

251.756

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

422,518.000

2016

434,932.000

2015

200.000

1965

434,932.000

2015

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

6,866,260.000

2016

6,646,655.000

2015

0.000

1984

6,866,260.000

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Policy Rate

2.60

Jun 2018

2.48

May 2018

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
Population

4.6

2017

4.4

2016

0.9

1977

4.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Private Consumption Expenditure

25,733.045

2016

25,816.438

2015

2,674.870

1980

25,816.438

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Private Consumption: % of GDP

38.5

2016

37.5

2015

28.0

2008

50.3

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Public Consumption Expenditure

19,444.910

2016

19,392.953

2015

903.011

1980

20,037.408

2014

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Public Consumption: % of GDP

29.1

2016

28.1

2015

14.2

2008

29.6

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Real GDP Growth

5.4

2016

4.7

2015

-2.7

2003

8.2

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-18
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Sep 2018

5.0

Aug 2018

3.0

Jan 2008

8.0

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jun 2006 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Short Term Interest Rate

0.00

May 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

May 2018

4.19

Jul 2006

% pa

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Tax Revenue

2,424.806

2016

2,376.925

2015

311.422

2000

2,424.806

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Teledensity: Fixed Line

9.549

2016

10.356

2015

0.032

1965

11.076

2007

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

155.178

2016

158.261

2015

0.000

1984

158.261

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

49,813.847

May 2018

49,252.973

Apr 2018

5,854.450

Jan 2000

49,813.847

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Total Exports

3,494.4

Apr 2018

3,513.1

Mar 2018

70.7

Jun 1975

5,180.8

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1974 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Total Exports Growth

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
Total Imports

22,733.4

Apr 2018

2,145.4

Mar 2018

33.9

Mar 1976

22,733.4

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Total Imports Growth

959.0

Apr 2018

8.0

Mar 2018

-49.3

Nov 1976

959.0

Apr 2018

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Tourism Revenue

2,497

2016

2,247

2015

192

1997

2,497

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.1

2016

13.9

2015

-1.8

2010

76.0

1998

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Trade Balance

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

1,367.8

Mar 2018

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

2,533.7

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Visitor Arrivals

2,292,000

2016

1,909,000

2015

279,000

1995

2,292,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Visitor Arrivals Growth

20.1

2016

18.5

2015

-29.4

2011

45.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
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