Saudi Arabia Policy Rate

2000 - 2020 | Monthly | % pa | Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority

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Saudi Arabia's cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Official Repo Rate) was set at 1.00 % pa in Aug 2020, compared with 1.00 % pa in the previous Jul 2020. Saudi Arabia's Policy Rate averaged 2.00 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jan 2000 to Aug 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 7.00 % pa in Dec 2000 and a record low of 1.00 % pa in Aug 2020. Since June 1986, the Saudi Riyal was officially pegged to the IMF's SDR. In practice, it is fixed at 1 USD = 3.75 SAR.

In the latest reports, Saudi Arabia's Short Term Interest Rate: Monthly Avg: SIBOR: 3 Months was reported at 0.96 % pa in Jul 2020. Saudi Arabia's Exchange Rate against USD averaged 3.75 (SAR/USD) in Aug 2020.

What was Saudi Arabia's Policy Rate in Aug 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.00

% pa Aug 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

1.00

% pa Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

1.00

Aug 2020

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Updated on 11 Sep 2020

Policy Rate by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Algeria (% pa)

3.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1963 - Aug 2020

Argentina (%)

30.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1985 - Aug 2020

Armenia (% pa)

4.50

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2001 - Aug 2020

Australia (% pa)

0.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1990 - Aug 2020

Austria (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Azerbaijan (% pa)

6.50

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2020

Bahrain (% pa)

1.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2020

Bangladesh (% pa)

4.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 2009 - Aug 2020

Belarus (% pa)

7.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Aug 2020

Belgium (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Botswana (% pa)

4.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1976 - Aug 2020

Brazil (% pa)

2.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 1999 - Aug 2020

Bulgaria (% pa)

0.00

Sep 2020

monthly

Feb 1991 - Sep 2020

Canada (% pa)

0.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2020

Chile (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

May 1995 - Aug 2020

China (% pa)

2.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2020

Colombia (% pa)

2.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1995 - Aug 2020

Croatia (% pa)

3.00

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jul 2020

Cyprus (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Czech Republic (% pa)

0.05

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Denmark (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1914 - Aug 2020

Ecuador (% pa)

9.03

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1995 - Aug 2020

Egypt (% pa)

9.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Estonia (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

European Union (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Finland (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

France (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Georgia (% pa)

8.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2020

Germany (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Greece (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1992 - Aug 2020

Hungary (% pa)

0.60

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1990 - Aug 2020

Iceland (% pa)

1.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

India (% pa)

4.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2001 - Aug 2020

Indonesia (% pa)

4.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 2015 - Aug 2020

Ireland (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Israel (% pa)

0.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Aug 2020

Italy (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Ivory Coast (% pa)

2.50

Mar 2017

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Japan (% pa)

-0.10

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2008 - Aug 2020

Jordan (% pa)

3.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1965 - Aug 2020

Kazakhstan (% pa)

9.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1992 - Aug 2020

Kenya (% pa)

7.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

South Korea (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

May 1999 - Aug 2020

Kosovo (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Kuwait (% pa)

1.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Aug 2020

Kyrgyzstan (% pa)

5.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Laos (% pa)

3.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2020

Latvia (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Lebanon (% pa)

10.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1964 - Aug 2020

Lithuania (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Luxembourg (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Macau SAR, China (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Aug 2020

North Macedonia (% pa)

1.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Malawi (% pa)

13.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Malaysia (% pa)

1.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Aug 2020

Malta (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Mauritius (% pa)

1.85

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Aug 2020

Mexico (% pa)

4.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2020

Moldova (% pa)

5.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2001 - Aug 2020

Mongolia (% pa)

9.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2007 - Aug 2020

Montenegro (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Morocco (% pa)

1.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1995 - Aug 2020

Myanmar (% pa)

9.50

2020

yearly

1986 - 2020

Nepal (% pa)

5.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

Netherlands (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

New Zealand (% pa)

0.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1999 - Aug 2020

Nigeria (% pa)

12.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2006 - Aug 2020

Norway (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Oman (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2007 - Aug 2020

Pakistan (% pa)

8.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1992 - Aug 2020

Paraguay (% pa)

0.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2010 - Aug 2020

Peru (% pa)

0.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 2003 - Aug 2020

Philippines (% pa)

2.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 2016 - Aug 2020

Poland (% pa)

0.10

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2020

Portugal (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Qatar (% pa)

2.50

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Jul 2020

Romania (% pa)

1.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Russia (% pa)

4.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 2013 - Aug 2020

Saudi Arabia (% pa)

1.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Serbia (% pa)

1.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Slovakia (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Slovenia (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

South Africa (% pa)

3.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 1999 - Aug 2020

Spain (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Sri Lanka (% pa)

4.50

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2020

Sweden (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Aug 2020

Switzerland (% pa)

-0.71

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Aug 2020

Syria (% pa)

5.00

Feb 2015

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2015

Taiwan (% pa)

1.13

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1961 - Aug 2020

Tajikistan (% pa)

10.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1997 - Aug 2020

Thailand (% pa)

0.50

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2000 - Aug 2020

Tunisia (% pa)

6.75

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Turkey (% pa)

8.25

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2010 - Aug 2020

Ukraine (% pa)

6.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2020

United Arab Emirates (% pa)

1.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2007 - Aug 2020

United Kingdom (% pa)

0.10

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1972 - Aug 2020

United States (% pa)

0.09

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1954 - Aug 2020

Uruguay (% pa)

9.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 2007 - Aug 2020

Vietnam (% pa)

3.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Yemen (% pa)

16.07

Jan 2015

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jan 2015

Saudi Arabia Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

185,485.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-3.197

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

23,173.854

2019

yearly

1963 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-2.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

77,059.186

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

41.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

44,622.464

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

24.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

27.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

40,435.887

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

187,816.152

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

34.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

62,612.748

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

23,985.550

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

3.087

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

55.474

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Imports of Goods and Services (SAR mn)

169,759.809

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (SAR mn)

695,570.010

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure (SAR mn)

456,306.188

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Private (SAR mn)

288,971.947

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Government (SAR mn)

167,334.241

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (SAR mn)

192,920.183

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (SAR mn)

168,780.012

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Stocks (SAR mn)

23,644.319

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Exports of Goods and Services (SAR mn)

216,103.448

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Services (SAR mn)

98,566.827

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Producer Values: Building and Construction (SAR mn)

42,099.580

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Electricity, Gas and Water (SAR mn)

5,938.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Wholesale, Retail Trade, Restaurants and Hotels (SAR mn)

79,496.205

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Producer Values: Transport, Storage and Communications (SAR mn)

46,837.228

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Community, Social and Personal Services (SAR mn)

17,585.736

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Less Banking Services (SAR mn)

6,169.727

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Government Services (SAR mn)

145,967.244

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Imports Duties (SAR mn)

4,679.856

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Oil Sector (SAR mn)

180,098.791

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (SAR mn)

17,442.903

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Mining and Quarrying (SAR mn)

158,296.844

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Manufacturing (SAR mn)

94,270.479

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Community, Social and Personal Services (SAR mn)

14,181.853

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Building and Construction (SAR mn)

30,541.923

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Electricity, Gas and Water (SAR mn)

3,831.288

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Mining and Quarrying (SAR mn)

247,369.407

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Wholesale, Retail Trade, Restaurants and Hotels (SAR mn)

61,662.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Transport, Storage and Communication (SAR mn)

43,370.559

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Servic... (SAR mn)

71,921.862

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Less Imputed Bank Services Charge (SAR mn)

5,445.583

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: excl Government Services (SAR mn)

575,202.728

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Government Services (SAR mn)

105,086.525

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values (SAR mn)

680,289.253

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Import Duties (SAR mn)

3,605.684

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (SAR mn)

13,513.656

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Manufacturing (SAR mn)

78,502.659

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

SA: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (SAR mn)

2,930,101.496

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

SA: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (SAR mn)

2,616,070.378

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-3.2

Mar 2017

monthly

May 1965 - Mar 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

693,522,495.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

5,000.000

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

9.720

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

Cement Production: Based on Islamic Calendar (Ton th)

42,828.712

2013

yearly

1970 - 2013

Energy Production: Natural Gas (Cub m mn)

119,830.000

2015

yearly

1970 - 2015

Electricity: Consumption (MWh)

289,929,150.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Building Permits (Unit)

103,485.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

No of Building Permits Issued (Unit)

103,485.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

Building Permits Issued: Building Area (sq m)

85,093,064.446

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.5

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-35,359.733

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

180,780.0

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

22.8

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn)

1,238.183

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn)

1,404.245

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn)

1,027.304

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Public Debt (SAR mn)

69,839.000

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

34.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

56.2

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2016

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.70

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Monthly Earnings (USD)

754

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-6.04

2019

yearly

1971 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

37.629

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

6.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Population: Mid Year Estimates (Person)

34,218,169.000

2019

yearly

1974 - 2019

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above (Person)

13,581,141.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above: Male (Person)

11,522,764.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above: Female (Person)

2,058,377.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (Person th)

477.410

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Mining & Quarrying (Person th)

117.825

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Manufacturing (Person th)

760.151

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Average Weekly Hours Worked: Manufacturing (Hour)

53.100

2015

yearly

1999 - 2015

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

528,883

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

31.0

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

72,572.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

456,311.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Average Monthly Income: Family (SAR)

11,983.640

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Average Monthly Expenditure: Household: Consumption (SAR)

11,728.439

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

6.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1981 - Aug 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

13.530

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

22.4

2011

yearly

1969 - 2011

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

1.961

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Wholesale Price Index (WPI) (2014=100)

126.676

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Aug 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

108,440.2

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Total Exports (USD mn)

261,603.3

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Total Exports Growth (%)

-11.1

2019

yearly

1954 - 2019

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

1,774,883.114

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

470,722.068

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

33,054.354

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

153,163.1

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Total Imports Growth (%)

11.7

2019

yearly

1953 - 2019

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.032

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

4,294,203.837

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

1,090,520.114

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

956.163

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

1,302.240

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

1,761.047

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

2,878.953

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: Oil (SAR mn)

68,943.34

Apr 2018

monthly

May 2016 - Apr 2018

Exports: Value: Non Oil (SAR mn)

19,555.77

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Exports: Value: Crude Petroleum (SAR mn)

513,181.000

2017

yearly

1953 - 2017

Exports: Value: Petroleum Products (SAR mn)

125,222.000

2017

yearly

1970 - 2017

Exports: Value (SAR mn)

43,489.877

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn)

49,023.785

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn)

100,365.057

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: India (SAR mn)

100,703.191

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn)

179,668.870

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn)

78,155.019

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Harmonized System (HS): Value (SAR mn)

574,361.455

2019

yearly

1952 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Hides and Skins, Wood, Cardboard and Articles (HW) (SAR mn)

14,196.995

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Pearls, Precious & Semi Precious Stones, Precious Metals, Ar... (SAR mn)

13,506.828

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Foodstuffs (SAR mn)

81,369.372

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Transport Equipment (SAR mn)

118,264.135

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: MC: Mineral Products (SAR mn)

18,021.237

2019

yearly

1983 - 2019

Imports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn)

71,023.803

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: European Union: Germany (SAR mn)

27,649.273

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn)

25,366.866

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn)

105,571.329

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn)

15,504.763

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

2,168.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

2,857.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,613.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

1,309.053

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-16.065

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

674,497.053

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

31,803.872

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn)

5,639.598

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: Errors and Omissions (USD mn)

-1,143.540

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn)

-9,774.779

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Reserve Assets (USD mn)

-1,011.755

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

1,309.053

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn)

18,295.276

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn)

1,392.281

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn)

1,966.424

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

63,877.867

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn)

32,073.995

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn)

957.495

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn)

3,637.588

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn)

-9,044.227

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn)

555.071

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn)

2,168.530

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

216.135

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn)

5,230.483

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment (USD mn)

10,332.499

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn)

15,797.692

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

2,033.038

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

International Investment Position (IIP) (SAR mn)

2,529,363.949

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

IIP: Liabilities (SAR mn)

1,779,767.802

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

IIP: Assets (SAR mn)

4,340,155.907

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

378,905.994

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

497,098.778

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

M2 Growth (%)

10.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

7.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 1980 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

436,216.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

58.745

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

38.3

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

432.934

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1957 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

489,759.153

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

9.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

279,406.0

Feb 2018

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

21.6

Dec 2017

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Dec 2017

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.9

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

11.9

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Credit to Households (USD bn)

94.919

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

480.440

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

94,893.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

449,520.172

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

13.20

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

51.87

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Base Money (SAR mn)

354,260.835

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Money & Quasi Money (SAR mn)

2,051,563.113

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2 (SAR mn)

1,868,715.698

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (SAR mn)

1,425,224.978

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets (SAR mn)

1,677,863.698

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets: Gold (SAR mn)

1,623.503

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency and Deposits Abroad (SAR mn)

602,568.334

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Banks Deposits (SAR mn)

1,842,978.302

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Banks Deposits: Demand: Business and Individuals (SAR mn)

1,082,093.705

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Bank Loans: Consumer (SAR mn)

335,770.687

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

SAMA: Assets (SAR mn)

1,805,686.271

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Assets (SAR mn)

2,839,342.789

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD (SAR/USD)

3.750

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

1.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

0.96

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

124.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (SAR/EUR)

4.220

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate Index: BIS: 2010=100: Broad (2010=100)

117.520

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

271,756

2012

yearly

1970 - 2012

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

117,000.000

2019

yearly

1961 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

10.995

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

8,892.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

7,038.087

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

3,787.568

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

2,073,000

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

12.5

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2015

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

26,882

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

7.8

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound (Person th)

2,347.000

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: Others: Syria (Person)

9,570.000

Dec 2012

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2012

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

471,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

645,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Qatar (Person)

258,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Occupancy Rate: Hotel Rooms: Annual (%)

66.000

2014

yearly

2003 - 2014

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (05Jan2017=5000)

7,940.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

303.5

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

2,234,796.525

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Jul 2020

P/E ratio (NA)

26.508

17 Sep 2020

daily

02 Aug 2008 - 17 Sep 2020

Value Traded: Tadawul (SAR)

46,427,879,057.01

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

Volume Traded: Tadawul (Unit)

1,934,374,220.00

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

PE Ratio: Tadawul (NA)

22.553

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2020

PB Ratio: Tadawul (NA)

4.230

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

6,600.000

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

8,670,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

66.620

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

5,377,978.000

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

41,298,629.000

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

15.694

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

120.515

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

271,617.418

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

161,125.271

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

12,084.589

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

10,166,436.664

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

7,978,872.345

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

641,937.032

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Passengers Traffic: Arrival: Annual: Saudi Arabian Airlines (SA) (Person)

27,435,601.000

2016

yearly

1991 - 2016

Freight Traffic: Incoming: Annual: Saudi Arabian Airlines (SA) (Ton)

391,342.734

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

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