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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 32.6 million people in Dec 2017. Unemployment Rate of Saudi Arabia remained the same at 5.6 % in Dec 2016. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 1,878.9 USD in Dec 2016.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017

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Labour Force Participation Rate: Saudi Arabia

Series Details
Series ID

279021903

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate: Saudi Arabia

Country

Saudi Arabia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1990

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Dec 2017

Statistics
Mean

51.73

Variance

4.93

Standard deviation

2.22

Skewness

0.61

Kurtosis

-0.83

Coefficient variation

0.04

Median

50.78

Max
2017

NaN

Min
1999

NaN

Previous observation
2016

55.88

Last observation
2017

56.12

Number of Observations

28

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.4

Dec 2017

62.7

Nov 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

65.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

71.9

Sep 2017

72.0

Jun 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

61.5

Sep 2017

60.9

Jun 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

65.4

Sep 2017

65.4

Jun 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Japan

60.6

Nov 2017

60.8

Oct 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

63.4

Sep 2017

63.4

Aug 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Austria

77.1

Sep 2017

76.3

Jun 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

68.4

Sep 2017

67.6

Jun 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

56.5

Sep 2017

55.8

Jun 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

61.9

Sep 2017

61.4

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

60.6

Sep 2017

60.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.8

Sep 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

65.2

Nov 2017

65.3

Oct 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Greece

59.9

Oct 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

80.5

Nov 2017

82.0

Oct 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

59.9

Jun 2017

59.8

Mar 2017

56.8

Mar 1998

64.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

69.5

Sep 2017

68.6

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

60.6

Sep 2017

60.8

Jun 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

71.1

Sep 2017

69.9

Jun 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

71.1

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.3

Nov 2017

68.3

Oct 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.9

Nov 2017

61.8

Oct 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

56.7

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

60.0

Nov 2017

59.7

Oct 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

59.3

Sep 2017

59.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

64.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Jun 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

56.6

Jun 2017

52.9

Mar 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovakia

60.1

Sep 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

59.2

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.5

Nov 2017

59.5

Oct 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

58.9

Sep 2017

58.8

Jun 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

71.9

Nov 2017

72.4

Oct 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

63.1

Oct 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.4

Nov 2017

65.0

Oct 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.1

Nov 2017

61.2

Oct 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

63.9

Nov 2017

63.7

Oct 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Korea

62.3

Dec 2017

63.2

Nov 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

70.4

Nov 2017

70.8

Oct 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

70.6

Sep 2017

69.8

Jun 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Nov 2017

58.9

Oct 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Thailand

67.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

76.6

Mar 2017

76.8

Dec 2016

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Albania

58.7

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

63.4

Sep 2017

60.5

Jun 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.8

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

56.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

43.9

Sep 2017

44.1

Jun 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

61.1

Sep 2017

61.6

Jun 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Sep 2017

60.2

Jun 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

56.4

Sep 2017

54.8

Jun 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

69.2

Nov 2017

69.4

Oct 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

55.3

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.1

Oct 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

62.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Jun 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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

13.1

2016

5.8

2015

1.6

2014

62.9

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

1,752.6

Jun 2017

1,735.9

Mar 2017

1,710.7

Sep 2016

11,746.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

-19.8

2016

0.5

2015

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M2

426,062.97

Nov 2017

427,842.63

Oct 2017

45,172.03

Dec 1993

439,823.96

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,039.98

2022

1,008.53

2021

129.00

1994

1,247.40

2012

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.96

2016

12.53

2015

1.61

1970

17.13

2013

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

-0.4

Sep 2017

-1.0

Jun 2017

-1.0

Jun 2017

13.6

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

69.5

2016

64.4

2015

39.5

2002

198.1

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

140,169.6

2016

174,676.1

2015

234.0

1960

174,676.1

2015

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-1.23

Oct 2017

-1.43

Sep 2017

-4.28

Dec 2016

16.00

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

22,763.82

2022

22,636.65

2021

6,398.84

1988

25,208.16

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

7,463.40

2016

7,163.30

2015

5,284.60

2002

7,570.70

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

22.3

Sep 2017

23.4

Jun 2017

15.5

Mar 2008

31.6

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Equity Market Index

7,226.3

Dec 2017

7,004.0

Nov 2017

4,384.6

Feb 2009

11,112.1

Aug 2014

28Feb1985=1000

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

273,231.3

Nov 2017

268,263.5

Oct 2017

-83,647.8

Nov 2012

273,231.3

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.4

2016

1.2

2015

1.1

2014

10.4

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,068.49

2022

1,048.40

2021

171.08

1994

1,140.54

2014

SAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

106,100.00

Dec 2016

61,900.00

Jun 2016

61,900.00

Jun 2016

195,500.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

9,996.00

Nov 2017

10,041.00

Oct 2017

7,121.00

Feb 2002

10,625.00

Nov 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gold Production

5,100.00

2015

4,789.00

2014

3,540.00

1990

8,769.00

2003

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

32.6

2017

31.7

2016

3.9

1950

32.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

14.6

2016

13.7

2015

7.9

2000

14.6

2016

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.79

Oct 2017

1.79

Sep 2017

0.60

Aug 2011

5.24

Feb 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

432.93

Nov 2017

432.93

Oct 2017

17.99

Dec 1960

433.07

Oct 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

758.47

2022

741.54

2021

44.30

2014

758.47

2022

SAR bn

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

549,400.00

Dec 2016

263,600.00

Jun 2016

263,600.00

Jun 2016

672,300.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

6.2

Sep 2017

3.5

Jun 2017

-19.7

Sep 2015

19.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Unemployment Rate

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

1,374.4

Sep 2017

2,385.1

Jun 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

183,579.5

2016

203,550.8

2015

598.8

1957

388,400.6

2012

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

43,409.9

2016

28,874.7

2015

308.7

1957

233,112.2

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

60,282.46

2022

59,144.40

2021

22,793.21

1985

60,282.46

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

10.55

2016

10.11

2015

0.06

1965

10.55

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

3.750

Nov 2017

3.750

Oct 2017

3.301

Oct 1978

4.500

Nov 1971

SAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

484,601.0

Nov 2017

483,445.5

Oct 2017

37,424.5

Sep 2002

731,217.5

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.00

2022

1.99

2021

-20.73

1982

17.01

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

2.30

2014

2.00

2013

2.00

2013

18.00

1993

Metric Ton

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-12.8

2016

-15.0

2015

-25.3

1987

43.2

1973

%

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.1

Nov 2017

-0.2

Oct 2017

-4.2

Sep 1985

11.1

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Feb 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

123.2

Nov 2017

123.6

Oct 2017

92.2

Mar 2008

132.6

Jan 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross National Product

174,647.21

Mar 2017

173,086.94

Dec 2016

154,769.84

Dec 2015

174,647.21

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Gross Savings Rate

36.1

Sep 2017

34.5

Jun 2017

27.3

Dec 2015

60.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-1.7

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

-14.6

Dec 2015

35.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
M2 Growth

4.2

Apr/2017

4.0

Mar/2017

-4.1

Jun/1994

28.5

Jan/2008

%

monthly

Jan/1994 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Dec 2017

7.0

Nov 2017

7.0

Dec 2017

13.0

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure

69,407.08

Jun 2017

69,515.93

Mar 2017

17,404.53

Dec 2003

69,515.93

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

423.33

Jun 2017

421.77

Mar 2017

35.51

Mar 1993

426.78

Jun 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Investment: % of GDP

27.7

Sep 2017

31.4

Jun 2017

17.5

Jun 2003

38.6

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.0

Sep 2017

0.9

Jun 2017

0.9

Mar 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Policy Rate

2.00

Dec 2017

2.00

Nov 2017

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

32,603.52

Sep 2017

39,712.42

Jun 2017

9,127.60

Jun 2003

53,232.23

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

13.15

2022

10.33

2021

-56.72

2015

164.76

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

5.60

2016

5.59

2015

4.34

1999

6.25

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,281,756.41

2016

2,443,562.49

2015

35,462.68

1999

2,443,562.49

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 Nov 2017
P/E ratio

15.81

16 Jan 2018

15.75

15 Jan 2018

6.55

13 Mar 2013

19.24

27 Aug 2008

NA

daily

02 Aug 2008 - 16 Jan 2018

Updated on 16 Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue

24,603

2016

22,000

2015

4,955

2006

24,603

2016

USD mn

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

11,686,115.00

Jun 2016

11,484,656.00

Dec 2015

7,744,500.00

Sep 2007

11,686,115.00

Jun 2016

Person

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2016

Updated on Oct 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-21.0

2016

0.2

2015

-21.0

2016

19.5

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.09

2021

-3.12

1986

6.10

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

0.92

2022

1.01

2021

-34.21

1983

31.40

1991

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

93.55

Jun 2017

93.06

Mar 2017

12.09

Mar 1998

94.62

Sep 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

7,130,938.34

2016

8,675,822.58

2015

485,466.30

1996

8,675,822.58

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

620,476.06

2016

723,035.30

2015

49,306.80

1999

794,879.46

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

47,932,521.00

2016

52,796,066.00

2015

14,851.00

1990

54,000,000.00

2011

Person

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

3,905.63

2016

3,867.95

2015

389.57

1965

3,905.63

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

7,677,000.00

2016

7,783,000.00

2015

4,430,676.00

2009

7,783,000.00

2015

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

59.51

2017

61.11

2016

35.83

2004

64.83

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

10.38

2016

22.63

2015

0.01

2013

22.63

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

10,490.45

2016

13,638.42

2015

280.27

2002

13,638.42

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

23,654.87

2016

25,208.24

2015

380.37

1963

25,208.24

2015

USD

yearly

1963 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

41.6

Sep 2017

42.1

Jun 2017

23.6

Dec 2007

44.7

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Deposits

426,569.71

Nov 2017

426,895.22

Oct 2017

49,140.41

Jan 1993

440,798.07

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

12,726,667.64

2015

12,526,015.43

2014

1,179,150.54

2000

12,726,667.64

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

210,356.97

2016

160,286.08

2015

14,065.81

1995

454,091.18

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

5,838.62

2016

11,275.92

2015

1,662.20

1998

15,163.36

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,637,442.00

2016

3,746,906.00

2015

93,600.00

1970

4,939,715.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

157.60

2016

176.59

2015

0.09

1995

194.51

2011

Number

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

110,860.00

2016

104,450.00

2015

42,930.00

1995

110,860.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

61,119.58

2016

83,808.90

2015

1,330.00

1996

83,808.90

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

665,069,950.00

2015

642,038,804.00

2014

528,728,889.00

2009

665,069,950.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

129,352.00

2015

113,519.00

2014

15,678.00

1987

129,352.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1987 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

84,400.0

2016

37,936.1

2015

11,802.7

2014

162,828.8

2004

USD mn

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

1,879

2016

972

2015

648

1996

1,879

2016

USD

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

164,984.6

Jun 2017

171,238.6

Mar 2017

52,825.4

Jun 2003

198,991.9

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Current Account Balance

-2,728.5

Jun 2017

6,570.3

Mar 2017

-22,150.9

Dec 2015

52,346.1

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Electricity Production

271,756

2012

250,077

2011

1,825

1970

271,756

2012

GWh

yearly

1970 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Household Debt

93,520.5

Sep 2017

93,560.3

Jun 2017

12,088.6

Mar 1998

94,737.4

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

655,500

2016

830,100

2015

520,000

2009

830,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

45.0

2016

41.5

2015

1.6

1992

60.8

1975

NA

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-1,135.57

Sep 2017

9,556.74

Jun 2017

-1,135.57

Sep 2017

16,410.89

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports Growth

-9.8

2016

-40.6

2015

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.8

2016

54.8

2015

-20.1

2009

91.1

2011

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

5.77

Sep 2017

2.46

Jun 2017

-30.63

Jun 2009

49.03

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

38,610.83

Jun 2017

34,929.43

Mar 2017

11,817.87

Mar 2003

56,331.36

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M1

311,461.11

Nov 2017

310,007.55

Oct 2017

32,400.74

Dec 1993

335,559.96

May 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

70.27

Sep 2017

73.77

Jun 2017

27.52

Dec 2003

95.42

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Population

35.75

2022

35.05

2021

9.32

1980

35.75

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

6,600.00

2015

6,240.00

2014

3,580.00

2005

6,600.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

324,754.81

2015

395,779.40

2014

22,222.16

2000

820,222.89

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017