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Saudi Arabia Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Saudi Arabia's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 56.1 % in Dec 2017, compared with 55.9 % in the previous year. Saudi Arabia's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 50.8 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 56.1 % in Dec 2017 and a record low of 48.8 % in Dec 1999. Saudi Arabia's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Saudi Arabia's Population reached 33.4 million people in Dec 2018. Unemployment Rate of Saudi Arabia increased to 6.0 % in Dec 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 977.1 USD in Dec 2017.

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What was Saudi Arabia's Labour Force Participation Rate in 2017?

Last

56.1

2017
Previous

55.9

2016
Min

48.8

1999
Max

56.1

2017
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1990 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Saudi Arabia's Labour Force Participation Rate from 1990 to 2017 in the chart:

Saudi Arabia Labour Force Participation Rate

Series Details
Series ID

279021903

Name

Saudi Arabia Labour Force Participation Rate

Country

Saudi Arabia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1990

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

51.7

Variance

4.9

Standard deviation

2.2

Skewness

0.6

Kurtosis

-0.8

Coefficient variation

0.0

Median

50.8

Max
2017

56.1

Min
1999

48.8

Previous observation
2016

55.9

Last observation
2017

56.1

Number of Observations

28

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

59.3

Mar 2018

59.1

Dec 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.3

Mar 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Armenia

60.7

Mar 2018

60.9

Dec 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-08-03
Australia

65.3

Sep 2018

65.3

Aug 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Austria

76.6

Jun 2018

76.0

Mar 2018

69.4

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Belgium

67.9

Jun 2018

68.1

Mar 2018

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

62.4

2017

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

61.6

Aug 2018

61.5

Jul 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

55.5

Jun 2018

54.6

Mar 2018

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Cambodia

84.0

2016

82.7

2015

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

65.2

Sep 2018

66.5

Aug 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

59.9

May 2018

59.8

Apr 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Colombia

63.2

Mar 2018

64.9

Dec 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Croatia

51.2

Jun 2018

51.0

Mar 2018

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Cyprus

62.0

Mar 2018

61.5

Dec 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

60.5

Jun 2018

60.3

Mar 2018

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

31.0

2017

31.8

2016

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Estonia

63.2

Mar 2018

63.9

Dec 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Finland

65.5

Sep 2018

66.8

Aug 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
France

72.2

Jun 2018

72.2

Mar 2018

69.5

Jun 2006

72.2

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Georgia

65.8

2017

66.3

2016

60.3

2007

66.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

60.9

Jun 2018

61.0

Mar 2018

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-06
Greece

59.7

Jul 2018

60.0

Jun 2018

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Hong Kong

61.2

Sep 2018

61.4

Aug 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-19
Hungary

62.8

Sep 2018

62.4

Jun 2018

51.0

Jun 1998

62.8

Sep 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-30
Iceland

80.8

Sep 2018

82.3

Aug 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

69.2

Feb 2018

66.7

Aug 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Iran

39.7

Mar 2018

40.1

Dec 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

64.4

Aug 2018

64.2

Jul 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Italy

66.3

Jun 2018

65.4

Mar 2018

57.2

Jun 1978

66.3

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

61.7

May 2018

61.7

Apr 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

67.9

Jun 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1968 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

70.0

Jun 2018

69.5

Mar 2018

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-13
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

63.5

Sep 2018

63.4

Aug 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

May 2018

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Kosovo

42.8

2017

38.7

2016

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2011

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

69.7

Jun 2018

69.2

Mar 2018

59.9

Mar 2002

69.7

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lithuania

61.2

Jun 2018

60.8

Mar 2018

54.7

Dec 2006

61.2

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-17
Luxembourg

54.7

2017

54.6

2016

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-22
Macau

71.0

Jun 2018

70.8

May 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

56.9

Jun 2018

56.9

Mar 2018

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-07
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

68.4

Aug 2018

68.6

Jul 2018

67.6

Dec 2016

68.6

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Malta

73.5

Jun 2018

71.2

Mar 2018

57.2

Dec 2006

73.5

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Mauritius

58.7

Jun 2018

58.8

Mar 2018

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Mexico

59.5

Sep 2018

60.0

Aug 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-24
Moldova

46.4

Jun 2018

39.3

Mar 2018

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-03
Mongolia

61.0

Jun 2018

60.6

Mar 2018

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Montenegro

56.2

Jun 2018

53.6

Mar 2018

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Morocco

47.0

Jun 2018

47.1

Mar 2018

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.4

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-24
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

69.9

Sep 2018

70.5

Aug 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

70.5

Aug 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
New Zealand

71.2

Mar 2018

71.3

Dec 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Panama

64.0

2017

64.4

2016

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

63.1

2017

62.6

2016

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

60.1

Jul 2018

60.9

Apr 2018

60.1

Jul 2018

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Poland

56.5

Jun 2018

56.0

Mar 2018

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-24
Portugal

59.0

Jun 2018

58.9

Mar 2018

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-08
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

53.8

Mar 2018

54.2

Dec 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
Russia

68.8

Mar 2018

68.5

Feb 2018

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Serbia

55.2

Jun 2018

52.9

Mar 2018

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Slovakia

59.6

Jun 2018

59.6

Mar 2018

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

59.1

Jun 2018

58.3

Mar 2018

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
South Africa

59.1

Jun 2018

59.3

Mar 2018

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Spain

58.7

Sep 2018

58.8

Jun 2018

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
Sri Lanka

51.1

Jun 2018

52.0

Mar 2018

51.1

Jun 2018

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sweden

72.9

Sep 2018

73.7

Aug 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

75.3

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Switzerland

68.4

Jun 2018

68.4

Mar 2018

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Taiwan

59.0

Sep 2018

59.2

Aug 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-22
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-10-18
Thailand

68.1

Sep 2018

68.8

Aug 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Turkey

54.0

Jul 2018

53.8

Jun 2018

42.4

Feb 2006

54.0

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Ukraine

61.9

Mar 2018

61.5

Dec 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Kingdom

63.6

Jul 2018

63.6

Jun 2018

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
United States

62.7

Sep 2018

62.7

Aug 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

62.7

Aug 2018

61.3

Jul 2018

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-29
Vietnam

76.5

Jun 2018

76.7

Mar 2018

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17

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2016

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2,475,089.606

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1995 - 2017

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129,352.000

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1987

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1973

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88.119

Dec 2017

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Sep 2017

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Mar 1998

88.634

Sep 2016

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Dec 2017

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Mar 1993

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2002

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3,705.3

Mar 2018

1,661.7

Dec 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Domestic Credit

279,406.0

Feb 2018

274,454.2

Jan 2018

-83,647.8

Nov 2012

279,406.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Electricity Production

271,756

2012

250,077

2011

1,825

1970

271,756

2012

GWh

yearly

1970 - 2012

Updated on 2014-09-29
Employed Persons

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

11,484,656.000

Dec 2015

7,744,500.000

Sep 2007

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

Person

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Equity Market Index

7,999.5

Sep 2018

7,948.3

Aug 2018

4,384.6

Feb 2009

11,112.1

Aug 2014

05Jan2017=5000

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Exchange Rate against USD

3.750

May 2018

3.750

Apr 2018

3.301

Oct 1978

4.500

Nov 1971

SAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Exports: ICT Goods

348,047.101

2016

324,754.806

2015

22,222.161

2000

820,222.890

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

583,907.458

2017

594,267.203

2016

4,190.312

1995

594,267.203

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

38,232.385

2017

36,523.328

2016

3,525.899

1995

65,697.619

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

210,177.194

2017

210,154.808

2016

14,066.088

1995

674,826.526

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

8,399.356

2017

7,512.519

2016

1,663.118

1998

21,366.001

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2.054

2023

2.135

2022

-3.121

1986

6.084

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

-18.723

2023

-11.571

2022

-56.724

2015

164.764

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

1.038

2023

1.817

2022

-34.211

1983

31.402

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

61,705.565

2023

60,465.331

2022

22,793.212

1985

61,705.565

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,127.247

2023

1,093.824

2022

171.076

1994

1,140.603

2014

SAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

954.735

2023

861.210

2022

44.300

2014

954.735

2023

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

997.747

2023

957.212

2022

129.000

1994

1,245.988

2012

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

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

23,751.775

2023

23,275.605

2022

6,398.839

1988

25,208.162

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

36.462

2023

35.747

2022

9.320

1980

36.462

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

2.312

2023

2.233

2022

-20.730

1982

17.013

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-18
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

5.600

2016

5.591

2015

4.345

1999

6.254

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

838.2

Mar 2018

264.1

Dec 2017

264.1

Dec 2017

11,746.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.5

Mar 2018

0.1

Dec 2017

0.1

Dec 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Foreign Exchange Reserves

499,774.3

Aug 2018

491,469.7

Jul 2018

37,424.5

Sep 2002

731,217.5

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

67.922

Jun 2018

68.872

Mar 2018

27.515

Dec 2003

95.422

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

43.4

2017

45.0

2016

1.6

1992

60.8

1975

NA

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,592.096

Mar 2018

11,530.980

Dec 2017

-1,135.573

Sep 2017

16,410.885

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
GDP Deflator Growth

7.6

Mar 2018

8.2

Dec 2017

-19.7

Sep 2015

19.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
GDP per Capita

20,968.032

2017

20,288.917

2016

380.370

1963

25,213.440

2013

USD

yearly

1963 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Gold Production

5,100.000

2015

4,789.000

2014

3,540.000

1990

8,769.000

2003

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

432.934

May 2018

432.934

Apr 2018

17.990

Dec 1960

433.069

Oct 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Government Debt: % of GDP

17.2

2017

13.1

2016

1.6

2014

62.9

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

37,183.116

Mar 2018

50,449.574

Dec 2017

9,127.600

Jun 2003

53,232.226

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Gross National Product

185,739.566

Mar 2018

183,587.427

Dec 2017

154,769.867

Dec 2015

185,739.566

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Gross Savings Rate

38.8

Mar 2018

29.1

Dec 2017

27.3

Dec 2015

60.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Household Debt

87,726.9

Mar 2018

88,118.6

Dec 2017

11,823.8

Mar 1998

88,747.9

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

12.8

2017

13.6

2016

7.7

2000

13.6

2016

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Imports: ICT Goods

8,691,814.863

2016

12,726,667.644

2015

1,179,150.544

2000

12,726,667.644

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

3,350,297.104

2017

3,999,998.858

2016

673,238.592

1995

4,723,543.504

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

769,906.008

2017

908,682.727

2016

70,180.208

1996

952,328.657

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

5,920,362.272

2017

6,010,315.232

2016

485,466.304

1996

8,675,822.578

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

564,816.743

2017

549,756.418

2016

49,306.799

1999

794,879.457

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

-3.2

Mar 2017

-5.4

Feb 2017

-55.5

Jun 1985

174.9

Aug 1986

%

monthly

May 1965 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

Mar 2018

20.3

Dec 2017

17.5

Jun 2003

38.6

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Labour Productivity Growth

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018-09-27
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

59.510

2017

61.110

2016

35.830

2004

64.830

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

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

65.6

2017

69.5

2016

39.5

2002

198.1

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-18
Minerals Production

690,270,073.000

2016

665,069,950.000

2015

528,728,889.000

2009

690,270,073.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

320,379.820

Aug 2018

319,569.576

Jul 2018

32,400.735

Dec 1993

335,560.052

May 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Money Supply M2

432,717.224

May 2018

431,972.527

Apr 2018

45,172.025

Dec 1993

439,823.960

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Monthly Earnings

1,879

2016

972

2015

648

1996

1,879

2016

USD

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicle Registered

6,600.000

2015

6,240.000

2014

3,580.000

2005

6,600.000

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

109,828.800

Dec 2017

106,100.000

Dec 2016

61,900.000

Jun 2016

195,500.000

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

438,421.200

Dec 2017

549,400.000

Dec 2016

263,600.000

Jun 2016

672,300.000

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

548,250

2017

655,500

2016

520,000

2009

830,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-16.4

2017

-21.0

2016

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

115,000.000

2017

110,860.000

2016

42,930.000

1995

115,000.000

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

10.781

2017

10.162

2016

0.058

1965

10.781

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Nominal GDP

195,399.2

Jun 2018

183,501.6

Mar 2018

52,825.4

Jun 2003

198,991.9

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Nominal GDP Growth

8.809

Mar 2018

6.651

Dec 2017

-30.627

Jun 2009

49.034

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.4

2016

1.2

2015

1.1

2014

3.3

2009

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,637,442.000

2016

3,746,906.000

2015

93,600.000

1970

4,939,715.000

2013

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

47,932,521.000

2016

52,796,066.000

2015

14,851.000

1990

54,000,000.000

2011

Person

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

3,917.531

2017

3,938.637

2016

389.574

1965

3,938.637

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

16.219

29 Oct 2018

16.151

28 Oct 2018

6.554

13 Mar 2013

19.240

27 Aug 2008

NA

daily

02 Aug 2008 - 29 Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-10-29
Policy Rate

2.75

Sep 2018

2.50

Aug 2018

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Population

33.4

2018

32.6

2017

3.9

1950

33.4

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-01
Private Consumption Expenditure

73,847.718

Mar 2018

71,667.743

Dec 2017

17,404.533

Dec 2003

73,847.718

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Private Consumption: % of GDP

40.2

Mar 2018

39.6

Dec 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

45.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Public Consumption Expenditure

38,394.618

Mar 2018

56,653.745

Dec 2017

11,817.867

Mar 2003

56,653.745

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Public Consumption: % of GDP

20.9

Mar 2018

31.3

Dec 2017

15.5

Mar 2008

31.6

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Real Effective Exchange Rate

123.4

Aug 2018

122.4

Jul 2018

92.2

Mar 2008

132.6

Jan 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Real GDP Growth

1.2

Mar 2018

-1.4

Dec 2017

-1.4

Dec 2017

13.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Sep 2018

7.0

Aug 2018

7.0

Sep 2018

13.0

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Short Term Interest Rate

2.61

Jul 2018

2.50

Jun 2018

0.60

Aug 2011

5.24

Feb 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-30
Silver Production

23.000

2015

22.000

2014

7.670

2010

23.000

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.270

2016

11.873

2015

1.604

1970

16.509

2012

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

148.510

2016

167.303

2015

0.085

1995

191.232

2011

Number

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

429,388.123

Aug 2018

428,102.047

Jul 2018

49,140.411

Jan 1993

440,797.765

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Total Exports

221,835.0

2017

183,579.5

2016

598.8

1957

388,400.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Exports Growth

20.8

2017

-9.8

2016

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Imports

134,519.1

2017

140,169.6

2016

234.0

1960

174,676.1

2015

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Total Imports Growth

-4.0

2017

-19.8

2016

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Tourism Revenue

26,074

2017

24,913

2016

4,955

2006

26,074

2017

USD mn

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Tourism Revenue Growth

4.7

2017

13.2

2016

-20.1

2009

91.1

2011

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Trade Balance

87,315.9

2017

43,409.9

2016

308.7

1957

233,112.3

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Unemployment Rate

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
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