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Qatar Current Account Balance: % of GDP

1978 - 2016 | yearly | % | CEIC Generated

Qatar's Current Account deficit accounted for 5.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a 8.4 % surplus in the previous year. Qatar's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1978 to Dec 2016, with an average value of 14.4 %. The data reached an all-time high of 33.8 % in Dec 1980 and a record low of -26.5 % in Dec 1995. CEIC calculates Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Current Account Balance and annual Nominal GDP. Qatar Central Bank provides Current Account in local currency. The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Nominal GDP prior to 2011 is based on SNA 1993.

In the latest reports of Qatar, Current Account recorded a deficit of 8.3 USD bn in Dec 2016. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 361.8 USD mn in Mar 2017. Qatar's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 268.1 USD mn in Mar 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 1.4 USD bn in Mar 2017.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-5.5

2016

8.4

2015

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-2.6

Jun 2017

-2.4

Mar 2017

-6.3

Dec 2005

1.2

Jun 1975

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

-0.4

Jun 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

3.6

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

7.1

Jun 2017

8.1

Mar 2017

-2.4

Sep 2000

9.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Italy

2.9

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

-6.2

Mar 1981

4.6

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

3.5

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

4.9

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

-3.4

Mar 2017

-2.4

Dec 2016

-6.0

Dec 2013

3.8

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

4.9

Mar 2017

0.6

Dec 2016

-8.8

Dec 1977

8.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belgium

-0.7

Mar 2017

0.2

Dec 2016

-7.7

Sep 2008

9.2

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

4.1

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2017

-30.2

Dec 2007

13.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

-0.1

Jun 2017

-16.3

Mar 2017

-27.0

Dec 2008

8.2

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

-0.6

Jun 2017

8.4

Mar 2017

-10.6

Sep 2010

9.9

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

9.3

Jun 2017

6.3

Mar 2017

-7.1

Mar 1980

11.2

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

1.9

Jun 2017

1.4

Mar 2017

-20.4

Mar 2007

5.6

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

-2.0

Jun 2017

1.7

Mar 2017

-7.2

Mar 1991

10.9

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

-0.4

Jun 2017

-6.4

Mar 2017

-21.0

Mar 2007

12.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hungary

5.9

Jun 2017

4.2

Mar 2017

-10.9

Dec 2000

8.3

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

2.6

Jun 2017

1.4

Mar 2017

-36.3

Jun 2008

15.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

-1.2

Jun 2017

12.6

Mar 2017

-10.0

Mar 2008

12.6

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

-3.0

Jun 2017

3.2

Mar 2017

-25.9

Dec 2006

12.8

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lithuania

-1.2

Jun 2017

-2.8

Mar 2017

-22.5

Mar 2008

14.6

Sep 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Argentina

-4.8

Mar 2017

-3.2

Dec 2016

-4.8

Mar 2017

5.1

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

-0.3

Mar 2017

-4.2

Dec 2016

-13.2

Jun 2012

20.5

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

16.6

Jun 2017

2.2

Mar 2017

-29.5

Dec 2000

18.7

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bolivia

-9.2

Mar 2017

-7.3

Dec 2016

-10.9

Jun 1992

16.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Netherlands

11.4

Mar 2017

9.8

Dec 2016

-2.3

Sep 2000

12.9

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Norway

4.4

Jun 2017

5.1

Mar 2017

-11.5

Jun 1986

19.7

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

1.1

Jun 2017

-0.9

Mar 2017

-5.6

Mar 2015

3.0

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Poland

-1.2

Jun 2017

1.2

Mar 2017

-7.3

Jun 2007

1.3

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

-2.4

Jun 2017

-1.7

Mar 2017

-8.8

Dec 1997

7.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Portugal

-2.2

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2017

-13.6

Jun 2008

4.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

-3.5

Jun 2017

-4.7

Mar 2017

-7.5

Sep 2015

1.5

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Romania

-5.2

Jun 2017

-2.1

Mar 2017

-17.4

Jun 2008

2.8

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovakia

-0.8

Jun 2017

1.0

Mar 2017

-13.9

Dec 2005

4.3

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

7.0

Jun 2017

5.8

Mar 2017

-10.7

Jun 1999

7.3

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

1.3

Mar 2017

1.0

Dec 2016

-15.5

Sep 1998

12.4

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

-0.1

Jun 2017

-3.3

Mar 2017

-6.3

Sep 1994

0.4

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

1.5

Jun 2017

-0.3

Mar 2017

-11.6

Mar 2008

4.5

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Panama

-3.4

Jun 2017

-3.0

Mar 2017

-19.6

Sep 2008

3.6

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

3.3

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

-5.5

Dec 1982

10.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

4.7

Mar 2017

-5.5

Dec 2016

-7.8

Dec 2014

15.1

Sep 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

6.8

Mar 2017

13.3

Dec 2016

-1.8

Mar 2009

16.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

-1.1

Jun 2017

-2.2

Mar 2017

-10.8

Dec 1981

6.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Uruguay

3.1

Mar 2017

-0.7

Dec 2016

-9.7

Jun 2008

3.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Venezuela

-1.9

2015

0.7

2014

-14.6

1978

22.1

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Algeria

-16.9

2016

-16.0

2015

-16.9

2016

24.7

2006

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

-2.1

Jun 2017

-1.1

Mar 2017

-7.2

Dec 2007

2.4

Dec 1972

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bangladesh

1.1

2016

-0.6

2015

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Brunei

12.0

Dec 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

54.3

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on Mar 2017
Cambodia

-8.8

2016

-9.3

2015

-13.0

2013

-2.2

2001

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

3.3

2014

7.8

2013

-12.6

1998

15.7

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2015
China

1.8

Jun 2017

0.7

Mar 2017

-0.3

Jun 2001

11.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Botswana

24.9

Mar 2017

8.3

Dec 2016

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hong Kong

2.6

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

-2.4

Jun 2017

-0.6

Mar 2017

-6.8

Dec 2012

2.2

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

2.8

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-19.9

Sep 1975

17.8

Dec 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

-2.0

Jun 2017

-1.0

Mar 2017

-4.6

Jun 1996

7.8

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Jordan

-12.1

Mar 2017

-8.1

Dec 2016

-26.6

Mar 2012

26.4

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Korea

4.3

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malawi

-11.2

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

2.9

Jun 2017

1.6

Mar 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-16.1

1987

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

27.5

2016

25.4

2015

14.7

2006

40.9

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

-8.3

2016

-2.2

2015

-8.3

2016

0.0

2007

%

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

-0.4

2017

6.2

2016

-2.6

2010

6.2

2016

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

-2.4

Jun 2017

-4.1

Mar 2017

-9.0

Jun 2008

0.7

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

-4.0

2017

-1.7

2016

-8.1

2008

4.4

2003

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

0.0

Jun 2017

-0.3

Mar 2017

-10.1

Dec 1983

8.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

20.0

Jun 2017

19.0

Mar 2017

-6.3

Mar 1987

32.2

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sri Lanka

-5.4

Dec 2016

-0.6

Sep 2016

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Taiwan

12.8

Jun 2017

12.5

Mar 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Thailand

7.7

Jun 2017

14.1

Mar 2017

-11.9

Jun 2005

17.8

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

4.0

2016

0.5

2015

-12.8

1995

6.1

2012

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

-5.8

Mar 2017

-6.2

Dec 2016

-19.1

Dec 2008

-4.3

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

-4.3

Mar 2017

-4.4

Dec 2016

-64.3

Mar 1995

6.0

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

-2.5

Dec 2016

-3.1

Sep 2016

-5.5

Mar 2016

24.6

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Belarus

0.9

Jun 2017

-7.2

Mar 2017

-21.3

Mar 2011

12.0

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

-4.8

Mar 2017

-4.8

Dec 2016

-14.3

Jun 2008

-2.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Croatia

-14.3

Mar 2017

-5.9

Dec 2016

-25.9

Dec 1997

31.9

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Georgia

-11.7

Mar 2017

-17.9

Dec 2016

-29.9

Mar 2008

-1.5

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Kazakhstan

-4.5

Mar 2017

-6.5

Dec 2016

-25.6

Dec 1999

15.0

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-6.9

Mar 2017

-2.9

Dec 2016

-31.1

Mar 2008

11.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Macedonia

-3.6

Jun 2017

-5.3

Mar 2017

-21.0

Dec 2008

7.2

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

-7.6

Mar 2017

-1.2

Dec 2016

-33.8

Mar 1998

12.6

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mongolia

-4.1

Jun 2017

-7.4

Mar 2017

-56.5

Mar 2012

15.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

-4.7

Mar 2017

-3.9

Dec 2016

-16.7

Sep 2011

1.6

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Montenegro

-42.9

Mar 2017

-30.7

Dec 2016

-42.9

Mar 2017

24.1

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Russia

-0.1

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-3.7

Jun 1998

21.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Serbia

-3.9

Jun 2017

-9.7

Mar 2017

-9.7

Mar 2017

-3.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

1.7

Mar 2017

-4.2

Dec 2016

-34.9

Mar 2012

10.9

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Turkey

-6.3

Jun 2017

-4.5

Mar 2017

-11.4

Mar 2011

5.8

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

-1.6

Jun 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

-12.1

Sep 2013

21.2

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

-5.5

Mar 2017

-6.3

Dec 2016

-8.4

Mar 2014

1.7

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

3.4

Mar 2017

3.4

Dec 2016

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Oman

-18.6

2016

-15.7

2015

-21.9

1998

17.1

1981

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

-5.5

2016

8.4

2015

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

3.6

Mar 2017

-1.4

Dec 2016

-14.6

Dec 2015

35.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
South Africa

-2.4

Jun 2017

-2.0

Mar 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

-3.7

2016

-5.6

2015

-11.7

1992

2.2

1985

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

-0.6

2010

-1.9

2009

-13.6

1985

29.2

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

-8.8

2016

-8.9

2015

-11.1

1977

2.1

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

-8.0

2015

-3.4

2014

-10.1

2009

12.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

2.4

2016

4.7

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

-7.1

Mar 2017

-7.8

Dec 2016

-7.8

Dec 2016

7.7

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kuwait

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

-0.6

2016

-0.6

2015

-21.6

1980

10.4

2011

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

0.7

Jun 2017

1.0

Mar 2017

-2.5

Jun 2008

1.9

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

-6.3

Mar 2017

-7.2

Dec 2016

-13.0

Sep 2014

-1.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Iran

3.9

2017

2.3

2016

-1.1

1999

10.1

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-16.3

2015

-24.3

2014

-25.6

2003

-5.1

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

-12.0

Mar 2017

-14.9

Dec 2016

-24.6

Dec 2011

6.2

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

15.0

2012

19.3

2011

15.0

2012

26.9

2010

%

yearly

2010 - 2012

Updated on 2016
Foreign Direct Investment

361.8

Mar 2017

258.0

Dec 2016

-479.1

Dec 2012

1,037.6

Sep 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Imports Growth

-35.0

Jul 2017

-36.0

Jun 2017

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Money Supply M2

146,140.99

Jun 2017

143,009.94

May 2017

2,061.57

Jan 1982

146,140.99

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Natural Gas: Exports

130,324.00

2016

129,877.20

2015

2,860.00

1997

130,324.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

2.5

Mar 2017

1.7

Dec 2016

1.4

Mar 2016

6.7

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

12.4

Jun 2017

10.4

May 2017

-2.6

Jul 2014

64.0

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

102.6

2016

92.3

2015

22.9

1997

195.7

2005

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,713.5

Jul 2017

1,612.1

Jun 2017

174.4

Jun 1999

3,047.0

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.79

Aug 2017

4.53

Jul 2017

-3.41

Nov 2016

4.53

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

85,365.30

2022

81,055.46

2021

12,749.10

1988

101,723.72

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

503.40

2016

490.70

2015

333.00

1995

703.00

2008

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,145.60

2015

238.38

2014

7.69

2000

1,650.16

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Public Consumption: % of GDP

23.3

2016

19.8

2015

10.2

2008

45.6

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Retail Sales Growth

-11.5

2015

3.1

2014

-64.0

1989

152.7

1988

%

yearly

1987 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

8,800.6

Aug 2017

9,406.1

Jul 2017

3,646.0

Oct 2003

13,728.3

Sep 2014

01Jan1998=1000

monthly

Oct 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

230,405.4

Jun 2017

235,093.2

May 2017

25,792.8

Jan 2007

235,093.2

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

2015

1.7

2014

1.2

2008

11.1

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Visitor Arrivals

2,929,800

2015

2,826,300

2014

309,000

1995

2,929,800

2015

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

13,500.00

Dec 2016

6,200.00

Jun 2016

6,200.00

Jun 2016

23,500.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

616.00

Aug 2017

614.00

Jul 2017

589.00

Feb 2002

865.00

Jul 2008

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Population

2.5

2017

2.6

2016

0.4

1984

2.6

2016

Person mn

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.0

2015

15.6

2014

13.5

2007

27.7

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Short Term Interest Rate

2.10

Jun 2017

2.25

May 2017

0.70

Apr 2014

5.75

Dec 2007

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Gold Reserves

1,064.23

Jun 2017

1,079.26

May 2017

0.00

Jun 1975

1,229.26

Nov 2016

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1966 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

50,200.00

Dec 2016

24,800.00

Jun 2016

24,800.00

Jun 2016

71,500.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

11.8

Mar 2017

0.4

Dec 2016

-23.8

Sep 2015

15.2

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Unemployment Rate

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

268.1

Mar 2017

3,257.1

Dec 2016

-1,944.5

Mar 2012

4,687.6

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Exports

15,782.1

Jun 2017

16,270.6

Mar 2017

667.4

Sep 1998

36,029.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.66

Jun 2017

4.69

May 2017

3.68

Oct 2015

7.90

Jan 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

83.0

2010

85.7

2009

40.0

2005

85.7

2009

%

yearly

2000 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Producer Price Index Growth

11.1

Jul 2017

11.1

Jun 2017

-40.4

Sep 2015

34.0

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2015 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Trade Balance

9,119.0

Jun 2017

8,777.2

Mar 2017

-211.5

Sep 1998

29,536.3

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

154,293.43

2022

148,717.03

2021

46,095.22

1991

154,293.43

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.02

2016

4.25

2015

0.01

1965

4.25

2015

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

2,521.00

2016

2,593.00

2015

0.00

1977

3,019.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

3.640

Aug 2017

3.640

Jul 2017

3.640

Aug 2017

4.762

Nov 1971

QAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1966 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

23,320.5

Jun 2017

33,718.0

May 2017

5.8

Jun 1967

45,456.4

Nov 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1966 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

3.7

2015

8.3

2014

-5.1

2003

56.1

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.64

2022

1.64

2021

-14.64

1990

30.01

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

17.4

2015

14.3

2014

1.9

2011

17.4

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

-0.4

Aug 2017

0.2

Jul 2017

-0.4

Aug 2017

3.7

Apr 2016

%

monthly

Mar 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt

103,900.0

2010

83,800.0

2009

13,355.0

2003

103,900.0

2010

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

161,076.08

2015

196,924.23

2014

287.78

1970

196,924.23

2014

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

56.8

2014

60.3

2013

54.8

2009

68.2

2008

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
M2 Growth

5.7

Apr/2017

2.4

Mar/2017

-7.2

Jun/2016

75.6

Aug/2007

%

monthly

Apr/2005 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

4.5

Aug 2017

4.5

Jul 2017

2.8

Oct 2007

4.8

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

10,344.51

Mar 2017

10,198.90

Dec 2016

6,975.55

Mar 2013

10,344.51

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Investment: % of GDP

45.8

2016

38.2

2015

14.4

1987

46.0

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.9

Mar 2017

0.6

Dec 2016

-1.0

Dec 2012

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

5.00

Jun 2017

5.00

May 2017

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

6.13

2022

6.35

2021

-3.48

2016

62.00

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

585,188.63

2016

957,094.97

2015

453.77

2000

1,866,706.08

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-11.2

Mar 2017

-24.0

Feb 2017

-54.8

Apr 1982

169.2

Mar 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2017

Updated on Apr 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

15,978.40

2013

11,838.99

2007

4,155.69

1983

15,978.40

2013

USD

yearly

1983 - 2013

Updated on 2015
Tourism Revenue

12,131

2015

10,576

2014

122

1999

12,131

2015

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

2,052,413.00

2016

1,953,438.00

2015

531,133.00

2006

2,052,413.00

2016

Person

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-26.3

2016

-7.0

2015

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.06

2022

2.09

2021

-4.88

2009

15.12

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

-0.85

2022

-0.32

2021

-20.55

1985

63.15

1999

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

940,909.05

2016

971,937.15

2015

37,050.70

1995

971,937.15

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

64,825.49

2016

43,978.75

2015

7,634.00

1997

127,105.03

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

339.38

2016

315.62

2015

1.01

1966

339.38

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

445,844.81

2014

424,210.09

2013

346,000.00

2010

445,844.81

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

5.20

2016

5.20

2015

2.10

2009

7.67

2010

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Imports: Medicament

4,182.26

2016

5,144.39

2015

20.43

1999

5,144.39

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

58,246.65

2016

67,537.19

2015

29,725.27

2001

107,632.74

2012

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

26.0

2016

22.0

2015

13.4

2012

32.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

218,033.04

Aug 2017

212,219.36

Jul 2017

11,590.41

Jul 2002

218,033.04

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

1,880,598.95

2015

1,696,898.14

2014

151,140.14

2000

1,880,598.95

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

11,292.11

2016

25,626.94

2015

1,168.80

2001

25,902.07

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

262.95

2016

695.88

2015

33.79

1997

1,223.12

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

182,830.30

2016

181,444.10

2015

13,500.00

1995

182,830.30

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,118.80

2016

2,200.53

2015

64.01

2001

2,285.26

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hot Rolled Products Production

1,784.00

2015

1,709.00

2014

560.00

1991

1,784.00

2015

Tonne th

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Minerals Production

227,418,400.00

2015

228,078,900.00

2014

110,331,704.00

2009

228,078,900.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

3,733.00

2014

4,258.00

2013

1,167.00

1990

6,086.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1988 - 2014

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

26,518.7

2012

25,889.3

2011

6,658.8

2008

28,206.3

2010

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Monthly Earnings

2,965

2016

2,903

2015

1,430

2006

2,965

2016

USD

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Income per Capita

24,999.46

2013

12,677.14

2007

5,231.87

1988

24,999.46

2013

USD

yearly

1988 - 2013

Updated on 2015
Current Account Balance

-8,324.5

2016

13,750.8

2015

-8,324.5

2016

62,000.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Electricity Production

41,499

2015

38,693

2014

315

1971

41,499

2015

GWh

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

28.5

2015

30.8

2014

28.5

2015

41.6

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

63,700

2016

86,400

2015

55,000

2009

92,900

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

14.5

Jun 2017

13.0

May 2017

2.7

Jan 2008

18.9

Jul 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-1,420.33

Mar 2017

-311.54

Dec 2016

-3,771.15

Mar 2015

11,433.79

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Exports Growth

16.1

Jun 2017

17.3

Mar 2017

-60.7

Jun 2009

207.7

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

14.7

2015

25.1

2014

4.8

2002

112.5

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

14.53

Mar 2017

2.06

Dec 2016

-21.72

Mar 2015

22.89

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

9,323.90

Mar 2017

8,795.05

Dec 2016

6,805.77

Mar 2013

9,323.90

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Money Supply M1

35,923.21

Jun 2017

35,634.61

May 2017

905.47

Sep 1988

37,687.80

Mar 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

20.82

Mar 2017

19.79

Dec 2016

9.12

Sep 2011

24.07

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Population

2.78

2022

2.78

2021

0.24

1980

2.78

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,020.00

2015

960.00

2014

371.00

2005

1,020.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

59,574.78

2015

20.88

2014

0.17

2013

59,574.78

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017