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United Arab Emirates Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1991 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

United Arab Emirates's Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 7.8 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a deficit equal to 6.4 % in the previous year. United Arab Emirates's Consolidated Fiscal Balance to GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2016, with an average ratio of -5.7 %. The data reached an all-time high of 9.3 % in Dec 2008 and a record low of -16.8 % in Dec 2009. CEIC calculates Consolidated Fiscal Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Consolidated Fiscal Balance and annual Nominal GDP. Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority provides Consolidated Fiscal Balance in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Consolidated Fiscal Balance includes the budget of the Federal Government and the Governments of the Seven Emirates. Nominal GDP prior to 2010 is based on SNA 1993. United Arab Emirates's Nominal GDP reached 348.7 USD bn in Dec 2016.

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What was United Arab Emirates's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP in 2016?

Last

-7.8

2016
Previous

-6.4

2015
Min

-16.8

2009
Max

9.3

2008
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1991 - 2016

Updated on 21 Mar 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-7.8

2016

-6.4

2015

-16.8

2009

9.3

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 21 Mar 2018

View United Arab Emirates's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP from 1991 to 2016 in the chart:

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP United Arab Emirates

Series Details
Series ID

210462302

Name

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP United Arab Emirates

Country

United Arab Emirates

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

1991

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

21 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

-4.1

Variance

38.0

Standard deviation

6.2

Skewness

0.8

Kurtosis

0.9

Coefficient variation

-1.5

Median

-5.7

Max
2008

9.3

Min
2009

-16.8

Previous observation
2015

-6.4

Last observation
2016

-7.8

Number of Observations

26

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-3.5

2017

-3.2

2016

-9.8

2009

4.4

1948

%

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Canada

-0.9

2017

-0.0

2016

-7.9

1985

1.8

2001

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
France

-3.4

2016

-3.6

2015

-7.2

2009

1.5

1959

%

yearly

1959 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-06
Germany

1.1

2017

0.8

2016

-9.4

1995

1.1

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Italy

-2.3

2017

-2.5

2016

-7.3

1995

-1.5

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Japan

-6.2

2018

-7.3

2017

-11.0

2010

-3.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2017-04-19
United Kingdom

-3.0

2016

-4.3

2015

-10.1

2009

1.4

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Austria

-0.7

2017

-1.6

2016

-6.2

2003

-0.6

2001

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Belgium

-2.6

2016

-2.5

2015

-15.9

1981

0.2

2006

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Bulgaria

-0.0

2016

-1.6

2015

-9.9

1996

1.8

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cyprus

5.5

2017

0.5

2016

-8.8

2014

5.5

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Czech Republic

1.6

2017

0.7

2016

-12.4

1995

1.6

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Denmark

1.0

2017

-0.4

2016

-9.5

1982

5.0

2007

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Estonia

-0.3

2017

-0.3

2016

-3.3

1999

2.9

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Finland

-0.6

2017

-1.8

2016

-8.1

1993

7.7

1976

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Greece

0.9

Jan 2018

-2.4

Dec 2017

-13.3

Dec 2009

0.9

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Hungary

-1.7

2016

-1.6

2015

-9.3

2006

-1.6

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-07
Iceland

0.7

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-13.3

Dec 2008

15.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-15
Ireland

-0.7

2016

-1.9

2015

-32.1

2010

4.9

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-16
Latvia

0.1

2016

-1.4

2015

-9.1

2009

1.4

1997

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Lithuania

0.3

2016

-0.2

2015

-11.8

1997

0.3

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Argentina

-6.0

2017

-5.8

2016

-6.0

2017

2.4

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Luxembourg

1.6

2016

1.4

2015

-1.3

2004

5.9

2001

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Malta

1.1

2016

-1.1

2015

-9.3

1998

1.1

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bolivia

-3.0

2016

-4.5

2015

-8.9

2002

3.5

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-22
Netherlands

1.1

Dec 2017

1.2

Sep 2017

-5.6

Sep 2010

1.9

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Norway

4.4

2017

4.0

2016

-1.9

1992

18.7

2008

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Brazil

-7.8

2017

-7.7

2016

-9.1

2015

0.3

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Poland

-1.5

2017

-2.3

2016

-7.3

2010

-1.5

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Chile

-2.7

2016

-2.1

2015

-4.2

2009

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Portugal

-3.0

2017

-2.0

2016

-11.2

2010

-2.0

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Colombia

-2.1

2016

-3.1

2015

-3.6

2001

1.2

2012

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Romania

-3.0

2016

-0.8

2015

-9.5

2009

-0.8

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Slovakia

-2.2

2016

-2.7

2015

-12.0

2000

-1.9

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-23
Slovenia

0.0

2017

-1.9

2016

-14.7

2013

0.0

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Ecuador

-5.3

2017

-7.4

2016

-7.4

2016

2.9

2006

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Mexico

-1.1

2017

-2.5

2016

-14.7

1982

4.1

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Spain

-4.7

2016

-5.1

2015

-11.0

2009

2.2

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-03-30
Panama

-1.6

2017

-1.8

2016

-4.9

2004

3.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sweden

0.9

2016

0.3

2015

-7.0

1995

3.3

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Paraguay

1.5

2016

0.9

2015

0.7

2013

4.2

2004

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Switzerland

1.2

2017

0.4

2016

-3.2

1993

1.9

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Peru

-2.9

2017

-2.3

2016

-8.0

1990

2.9

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Uruguay

-3.6

2017

-3.8

2016

-3.8

2016

-0.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Venezuela

-4.9

2012

-4.0

2011

-5.0

2009

3.0

2007

%

yearly

1998 - 2012

Updated on 2018-03-19
Algeria

-13.7

2016

-15.7

2015

-15.7

2015

13.6

2006

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Australia

-2.4

2017

-2.8

2016

-5.3

2010

2.0

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bangladesh

-4.8

2017

-3.7

2016

-4.8

2017

-2.8

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-30
Cambodia

0.4

2016

-2.7

2015

-7.7

2011

0.4

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

-5.0

2014

-5.5

2013

-8.4

2009

5.1

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2014

Updated on 2015-09-07
China

-2.9

2017

-2.9

2016

-4.9

1960

1.6

1962

%

yearly

1952 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Botswana

0.6

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Hong Kong

4.4

2017

0.6

2016

-4.8

2002

7.3

2008

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
India

-3.5

2017

-3.9

2016

-6.5

2010

-2.5

2008

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

-1.8

2017

-1.9

2016

-4.1

2009

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Indonesia

-2.5

2016

-2.6

2015

-2.6

2015

-0.1

2008

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Jordan

-0.4

2016

0.2

2015

-6.7

2009

2.0

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Korea

1.0

2016

-0.0

2015

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-27
Malawi

-0.4

Aug 2017

-0.6

Jul 2017

-34.4

Aug 2016

23.9

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
Malaysia

-5.4

2016

-7.8

2015

-21.0

1981

6.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Laos

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-19
Macau

11.4

2016

13.7

2015

-0.6

1999

27.0

2013

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Myanmar

-1.2

2015

-1.3

2014

-8.4

2001

2.7

2013

%

yearly

1986 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nepal

-4.8

2017

-2.2

2016

-4.8

2017

-0.7

2014

%

yearly

2012 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
New Zealand

1.5

2017

0.7

2016

-8.9

2011

7.0

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Pakistan

-5.8

2017

-4.6

2016

-8.2

2013

-2.1

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

-2.2

2017

-2.4

2016

-5.0

2002

0.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Singapore

3.2

2017

2.6

2016

-0.2

2010

10.2

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Sri Lanka

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Taiwan

1.8

2016

1.3

2015

-2.1

2001

6.9

1989

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Thailand

0.7

2017

-2.1

2016

-2.1

2016

1.5

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Vietnam

-6.3

2014

-6.6

2013

-6.7

1990

-1.6

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

-2.0

2017

-1.8

2016

-12.7

1997

-1.8

2016

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Armenia

-5.5

2016

-4.8

2015

-7.5

2009

-0.7

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Azerbaijan

6.9

Jan 2018

-1.6

Dec 2017

-4.9

Apr 2015

40.6

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Belarus

2.8

2017

1.3

2016

-2.6

2010

2.8

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.2

2016

0.7

2015

-4.3

2009

2.7

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Croatia

-0.9

2016

-3.3

2015

-7.8

2011

-0.9

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-11-10
Georgia

-1.4

2016

-1.1

2015

-6.5

2009

2.7

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Kazakhstan

-4.3

2017

-4.4

2016

-4.4

2016

11.0

2014

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kyrgyzstan

-3.2

Dec 2017

-2.3

Nov 2017

-6.6

Jun 2016

22.0

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Macedonia

-2.8

2017

-2.7

2016

-13.4

1993

2.4

2000

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Moldova

-0.8

2017

-1.9

2016

-6.1

2009

1.6

2003

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Mongolia

-6.4

2017

-15.3

2016

-15.3

2016

0.4

2010

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Mauritius

-1.7

2016

-1.8

2015

-3.2

2013

-0.5

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Montenegro

-3.3

2016

-8.0

2015

-8.0

2015

7.2

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-27
Russia

-1.5

2017

-3.6

2016

-9.5

1994

8.4

2006

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Serbia

1.2

2017

-1.3

2016

-6.8

2012

1.2

2017

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tajikistan

0.2

2016

0.6

2015

-8.1

2007

2.7

2014

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Turkey

-1.6

2017

-1.3

2016

-5.3

2009

-0.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

-2.3

2016

-1.6

2015

-13.8

1992

0.7

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Morocco

-5.4

2016

-6.3

2015

-14.0

1981

0.8

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Nigeria

-1.9

2017

-2.2

2016

-2.2

2010

-0.0

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Oman

-20.6

2016

-17.5

2015

-20.6

2016

2.5

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Qatar

17.4

2015

14.3

2014

1.9

2011

17.4

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Saudi Arabia

-12.8

2016

-15.0

2015

-25.3

1987

43.2

1973

%

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-07
South Africa

-5.0

2017

-4.2

2016

-6.6

1993

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

-1.6

2016

-1.2

2015

-5.0

2011

-0.6

2003

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

-2.2

2010

-2.1

2009

-5.0

2005

1.8

2001

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tunisia

-6.1

2016

-4.8

2015

-6.9

2013

-1.0

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-06
Yemen

-8.3

2014

-8.8

2013

-16.3

1992

6.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2014

Updated on 2014-12-31
United Arab Emirates

-7.8

2016

-6.4

2015

-16.8

2009

9.3

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 21 Mar 2018
Kuwait

-13.9

2015

8.2

2014

-14.3

1994

32.5

2008

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-01
Ivory Coast

-3.9

2016

-2.8

2015

-16.7

1989

15.8

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
European Union

-1.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-6.6

2009

0.6

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

-8.9

2017

-8.0

2016

-8.9

2017

0.8

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Iran

-2.2

2017

-1.6

2016

-14.4

1981

0.2

1995

%

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Lebanon

-8.0

2015

-6.4

2014

-22.6

2000

-5.8

2011

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment

10,347.2

2017

9,612.0

2016

-985.3

1999

14,186.5

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Imports Growth

-13.5

Sep 2017

-6.4

Aug 2017

-16.8

Jun 2017

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Money Supply M2

349,879.37

Feb 2018

347,755.21

Jan 2018

17,053.94

Sep 1991

349,879.37

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Forecast: Government Revenue

473.81

2022

457.81

2021

29.79

1990

554.76

2013

AED bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

23.43

2016

23.58

2015

4.84

1975

33.92

2002

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Exports

13,200.00

2016

13,200.00

2015

6,530.00

1995

17,320.00

2007

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Real GDP Growth

3.0

2016

3.8

2015

-5.2

2009

9.8

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Labour Productivity Growth

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Domestic Credit Growth

5.2

Aug 2016

6.2

Jul 2016

-1,932.7

Aug 1977

910.9

Oct 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

63.5

2016

54.7

2015

27.2

2002

135.6

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Imports

13,683.0

Sep 2017

14,730.4

Aug 2017

8,948.1

Sep 2009

17,980.0

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

6.47

Feb 2018

7.23

Jan 2018

-2.32

Sep 2009

8.66

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-25
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

42,034.93

2022

41,182.09

2021

18,435.19

1988

44,313.59

2006

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Crude Oil: Exports

2,407.80

2016

2,441.50

2015

1,614.00

2002

2,701.40

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

275.41

2016

115.17

2015

2.77

1999

362.63

2014

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.0

2016

13.6

2015

5.7

1975

14.1

1988

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Equity Market Index

3,108.5

Mar 2018

3,244.1

Feb 2018

345.6

Nov 2006

5,960.2

Feb 2008

31Dec2003=1000

monthly

Apr 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit

381,454.9

Aug 2016

379,962.1

Jul 2016

-361.3

Sep 1975

381,454.9

Aug 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.3

2016

5.2

2015

2.3

2008

15.7

2001

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-03
Forecast: Government Expenditure

448.60

2022

447.75

2021

56.38

1992

490.46

2014

AED bn

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

44,621.50

Dec 2017

32,100.00

Dec 2016

16,900.00

Jun 2016

114,850.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Crude Oil: Production

2,827.00

Feb 2018

2,862.00

Jan 2018

1,934.00

Feb 2002

3,090.00

Dec 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
Population

9.3

2016

9.2

2015

0.1

1951

9.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-28
Capital Adequacy Ratio

18.9

Dec 2017

18.7

Sep 2017

18.0

Mar 2016

21.2

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Short Term Interest Rate

2.31

Mar 2018

1.99

Feb 2018

0.68

Jan 2015

2.36

Jul 2010

% pa

monthly

Oct 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Gold Reserves

317.38

Feb 2018

323.75

Jan 2018

0.00

Mar 2015

325.39

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Forecast: Government Net Debt

361.99

2022

349.30

2021

10.21

2001

361.99

2022

AED bn

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

149,760.00

Dec 2017

166,400.00

Dec 2016

84,500.00

Jun 2016

214,000.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

-5.4

2016

-14.5

2015

-15.2

2009

18.5

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Unemployment Rate

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

14,050.4

2017

13,614.7

2016

-57.7

1990

16,691.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Exports

20,062.1

Dec 2017

18,818.6

Nov 2017

855.6

May 1986

24,020.5

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Producer Price Index Growth

35.4

2011

21.5

2010

-27.1

2009

39.2

2008

%

yearly

2008 - 2011

Updated on 2018-03-21
Trade Balance

-10,388.4

Sep 2017

-10,567.7

Aug 2017

-14,074.2

Nov 2014

-7,439.0

Sep 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Tax Revenue

6,341.73

2016

5,897.18

2015

907.11

1992

9,133.02

2012

USD mn

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

75,963.12

2022

74,514.22

2021

47,174.52

1988

92,412.95

2004

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

7.39

2016

7.14

2015

0.04

1967

7.39

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Exchange Rate against USD

3.672

Feb 2018

3.672

Jan 2018

3.671

Nov 1997

4.762

Nov 1971

AED/USD

monthly

Jan 1966 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Exchange Reserves

92,211.7

Feb 2018

88,444.3

Jan 2018

54.2

Jun 1973

94,353.6

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1973 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.08

2022

3.05

2021

-19.27

1986

23.56

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Real Effective Exchange Rate

123.7

Feb 2018

124.7

Jan 2018

79.2

Apr 1995

131.7

Jan 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Gross National Product

350,839.93

2016

359,691.88

2015

35,968.67

1993

403,856.63

2014

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Gross Savings Rate

27.5

2016

29.3

2015

25.8

2010

84.2

1974

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Labour Force Participation Rate

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.8

2016

4.9

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
M2 Growth

3.3

Feb 2018

3.8

Jan 2018

-10.3

Jan 1991

89.9

Dec 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Reserve Requirement Ratio

1.0

Mar 2018

1.0

Feb 2018

1.0

Mar 2018

1.0

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

203,897.72

2016

204,447.44

2015

205.20

1972

231,499.30

2014

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Investment: % of GDP

25.1

2016

24.9

2015

13.6

1990

31.6

2009

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.8

2016

2.5

2015

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Policy Rate

2.00

Mar 2018

1.75

Feb 2018

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-01
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

82,458.89

2016

83,840.42

2015

410.40

1972

83,840.42

2015

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Current Account Balance

18.25

2022

15.19

2021

0.03

1994

74.13

2013

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

8,600,257.71

2016

8,243,053.69

2015

694,594.99

1995

8,600,257.71

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

2.2

Mar 2017

4.0

Feb 2017

-35.0

Feb 1975

97.1

Feb 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Tourism Revenue

19,496

2016

17,481

2015

632

1995

19,496

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Employed Persons

5,071,234.00

2016

5,039,286.00

2015

643,673.00

1988

5,238,000.00

2011

Person

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-2.1

2017

-22.7

2016

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.91

2022

2.33

2021

0.60

1990

12.27

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.55

2022

2.88

2021

-12.68

1982

47.00

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

15,273,766.01

2016

15,267,021.04

2015

757,437.55

1995

18,529,510.22

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

1,397,048.37

2016

1,232,766.91

2015

303,709.15

1999

2,102,193.31

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

19,905,093.00

2016

17,942,560.00

2015

2,330.00

1982

19,905,093.00

2016

Person

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

987.49

2016

925.82

2015

1.55

1965

987.49

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

27,479.40

2016

27,100.00

2015

200.00

2003

29,047.00

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Container Port Throughput

20,413,200.00

2016

21,233,200.00

2015

14,425,039.00

2009

21,233,200.00

2015

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

73.65

2017

73.12

2016

38.06

2004

73.65

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

495.33

2016

629.78

2015

8.13

1997

1,331.80

2011

USD th

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

60,157.55

2016

57,835.22

2015

9,573.45

1995

64,210.47

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

34,630.09

2010

30,920.42

2009

14,800.00

1988

44,313.55

2006

USD

yearly

1985 - 2010

Updated on 2016-08-01
Private Consumption: % of GDP

58.5

2016

57.1

2015

7.1

1974

64.2

2010

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Deposits

441,153.44

Feb 2018

441,529.48

Jan 2018

67,565.42

Dec 2003

444,519.81

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Imports: ICT Goods

14,054,252.96

2015

41,668,120.03

2014

6,304,341.64

2007

41,668,120.03

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

11,254,296.83

2016

6,123,957.82

2015

90,302.39

1995

21,055,337.52

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

849,782.43

2016

581,315.60

2015

52,214.77

1995

1,377,700.26

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

143.89

Dec 2017

146.94

Sep 2017

55.38

Sep 2003

170.33

Sep 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

-3.83

Dec 2017

-1.97

Sep 2017

-24.75

Sep 2009

40.22

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

125.79

Dec 2017

130.12

Sep 2017

86.02

Sep 2003

162.52

Jun 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-5.50

Dec 2017

-2.78

Sep 2017

-24.61

Sep 2009

33.34

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

2,285,809.00

2016

2,258,646.00

2015

25,808.00

1975

2,285,809.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

204.02

2016

187.35

2015

0.20

1982

204.02

2016

Number

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

61,083.70

2016

60,181.00

2015

31,320.00

1995

61,083.70

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

36,801.81

2016

42,780.83

2015

6,645.86

1996

65,689.75

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

224,461,400.00

2015

218,698,600.00

2014

160,783,120.00

2009

224,461,400.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
Monthly Earnings

1,986

2016

1,939

2015

811

1995

1,986

2016

USD

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nominal GDP

348,743.3

2016

357,949.2

2015

1,504.8

1972

403,197.7

2014

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Current Account Balance

27,501.7

2017

13,206.3

2016

-106.2

1998

79,754.9

2012

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Electricity Production

127,366

2015

116,528

2014

22,573

1994

127,366

2015

GWh

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017-08-15
Liquid Assets Ratio

19.0

2016

17.4

2015

8.5

2008

19.0

2016

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-02-02
Motor Vehicles Sales

194,382

2017

198,500

2016

157,000

2005

268,900

2012

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

6.8

Sep 2017

6.2

Aug 2017

2.0

Mar 2010

6.9

Jun 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Total Exports Growth

15.1

Dec 2017

20.1

Nov 2017

-52.4

Apr 2009

78.1

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.5

2016

14.8

2015

2.7

2009

102.0

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.57

2016

-11.22

2015

-19.63

2009

172.81

1974

%

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Public Consumption Expenditure

48,931.25

2016

48,741.18

2015

205.20

1972

48,931.25

2016

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Money Supply M1

138,784.21

Feb 2018

135,582.85

Jan 2018

3,261.24

Jul 1991

138,784.21

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.20

2016

25.86

2015

2.75

1977

29.92

2007

%

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Population

11.77

2022

11.42

2021

1.01

1980

11.77

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

2,140.00

2015

1,960.00

2014

865.00

2005

2,140.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Exports: ICT Goods

7,550,360.01

2015

33,750,087.63

2014

4,096,908.81

2008

33,750,087.63

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22