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United Arab Emirates Current Account Balance: % of GDP

1996 - 2016 | yearly | % | CEIC Generated

United Arab Emirates's Current Account surplus accounted for 2.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a 4.7 % surplus in the previous year. United Arab Emirates's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1996 to Dec 2016, with an average value of 7.6 %. The data reached an all-time high of 21.3 % in Dec 2012 and a record low of -0.1 % in Dec 1998. CEIC calculates annual Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Current Account Balance and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates provides Current Account Balance in local currency. Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Nominal GDP prior to 2010 is based on SNA 1993.

In the latest reports of United Arab Emirates, Current Account recorded a surplus of 8.4 USD bn in Dec 2016. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 9.0 USD bn in Dec 2016. United Arab Emirates's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 13.6 USD bn in Dec 2016. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 348.7 USD bn in Dec 2016.

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What was United Arab Emirates's Current Account Balance: % of GDP in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.4

2016

4.7

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-2.6

Jun 2017

-2.4

Mar 2017

-6.3

Dec 2005

1.2

Jun 1975

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

-0.4

Jun 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

3.6

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

7.3

Jun 2017

8.1

Mar 2017

-2.4

Sep 2000

9.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

2.9

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

-6.2

Mar 1981

4.6

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

3.5

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

4.9

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

-3.4

Mar 2017

-2.4

Dec 2016

-6.0

Dec 2013

3.8

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

-0.3

Jun 2017

4.5

Mar 2017

-8.8

Dec 1977

8.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

-0.7

Mar 2017

0.2

Dec 2016

-7.7

Sep 2008

9.2

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

4.1

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2017

-30.2

Dec 2007

13.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

-0.1

Jun 2017

-16.3

Mar 2017

-27.0

Dec 2008

8.2

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

-0.6

Jun 2017

8.4

Mar 2017

-10.6

Sep 2010

9.9

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

9.3

Jun 2017

6.3

Mar 2017

-7.1

Mar 1980

11.2

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

1.9

Jun 2017

1.4

Mar 2017

-20.4

Mar 2007

5.6

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

-2.0

Jun 2017

1.7

Mar 2017

-7.2

Mar 1991

10.9

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

-0.4

Jun 2017

-6.4

Mar 2017

-21.0

Mar 2007

12.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hungary

5.9

Jun 2017

4.2

Mar 2017

-10.9

Dec 2000

8.3

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

2.6

Jun 2017

1.4

Mar 2017

-36.3

Jun 2008

15.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

-1.2

Jun 2017

12.6

Mar 2017

-10.0

Mar 2008

12.6

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

-3.0

Jun 2017

3.2

Mar 2017

-25.9

Dec 2006

12.8

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lithuania

-1.2

Jun 2017

-2.8

Mar 2017

-22.5

Mar 2008

14.6

Sep 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Argentina

-3.6

Jun 2017

-4.9

Mar 2017

-4.9

Mar 2017

5.1

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

-0.3

Mar 2017

-4.2

Dec 2016

-13.2

Jun 2012

20.5

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

16.6

Jun 2017

5.8

Mar 2017

-29.5

Dec 2000

16.6

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bolivia

-9.2

Mar 2017

-7.3

Dec 2016

-10.9

Jun 1992

16.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Netherlands

8.4

Jun 2017

12.0

Mar 2017

-2.3

Sep 2000

12.9

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

4.4

Jun 2017

5.1

Mar 2017

-11.5

Jun 1986

19.7

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

1.0

Jun 2017

-0.9

Mar 2017

-5.6

Mar 2015

3.0

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Poland

-1.2

Jun 2017

1.2

Mar 2017

-7.3

Jun 2007

1.3

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

-2.4

Jun 2017

-1.7

Mar 2017

-8.8

Dec 1997

7.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Portugal

-2.2

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2017

-13.6

Jun 2008

4.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

-3.5

Jun 2017

-4.7

Mar 2017

-7.5

Sep 2015

1.5

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Romania

-5.2

Jun 2017

-2.1

Mar 2017

-17.4

Jun 2008

4.4

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovakia

-0.8

Jun 2017

1.0

Mar 2017

-13.9

Dec 2005

4.3

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

7.0

Jun 2017

5.8

Mar 2017

-10.7

Jun 1999

7.3

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

1.3

Mar 2017

1.0

Dec 2016

-15.5

Sep 1998

12.4

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

-0.1

Jun 2017

-3.3

Mar 2017

-6.3

Sep 1994

0.4

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

1.9

Jun 2017

-0.3

Mar 2017

-11.6

Mar 2008

4.5

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Panama

-3.4

Jun 2017

-3.0

Mar 2017

-19.6

Sep 2008

3.6

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

3.3

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

-5.5

Dec 1982

10.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

4.7

Mar 2017

-5.5

Dec 2016

-7.8

Dec 2014

15.1

Sep 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

11.3

Jun 2017

7.3

Mar 2017

-1.9

Mar 2009

17.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

-1.1

Jun 2017

-2.2

Mar 2017

-10.8

Dec 1981

6.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Uruguay

3.1

Mar 2017

-0.7

Dec 2016

-9.7

Jun 2008

3.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Venezuela

-1.9

2015

0.7

2014

-14.6

1978

22.1

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Algeria

-16.9

2016

-16.0

2015

-16.9

2016

24.7

2006

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

-2.1

Jun 2017

-1.1

Mar 2017

-7.2

Dec 2007

2.4

Dec 1972

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bangladesh

-0.9

2017

1.1

2016

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

12.0

Dec 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

54.3

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on Mar 2017
Cambodia

-8.8

2016

-9.3

2015

-13.0

2013

-2.2

2001

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

3.3

2014

7.8

2013

-12.6

1998

15.7

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2015
China

1.7

Jun 2017

0.7

Mar 2017

-0.3

Jun 2001

11.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Botswana

24.9

Mar 2017

8.3

Dec 2016

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

2.6

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

-2.4

Jun 2017

-0.6

Mar 2017

-6.8

Dec 2012

2.2

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

2.8

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-19.9

Sep 1975

17.8

Dec 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

-2.0

Jun 2017

-1.0

Mar 2017

-4.6

Jun 1996

7.8

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Jordan

-14.0

Jun 2017

-11.8

Mar 2017

-26.6

Mar 2012

26.4

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

4.3

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malawi

-11.2

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

2.9

Jun 2017

1.6

Mar 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-16.1

1987

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

27.5

2016

25.4

2015

14.7

2006

40.9

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

-8.3

2016

-2.2

2015

-8.3

2016

0.0

2007

%

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

-0.4

2017

6.2

2016

-2.6

2010

6.2

2016

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

-2.4

Jun 2017

-4.1

Mar 2017

-9.0

Jun 2008

0.7

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

-4.0

2017

-1.7

2016

-8.1

2008

4.4

2003

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

0.0

Jun 2017

-0.3

Mar 2017

-10.1

Dec 1983

8.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

20.0

Jun 2017

19.0

Mar 2017

-6.3

Mar 1987

32.2

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sri Lanka

-3.3

Mar 2017

-5.4

Dec 2016

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

12.8

Jun 2017

12.5

Mar 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Thailand

7.7

Jun 2017

14.1

Mar 2017

-11.9

Jun 2005

17.8

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

4.0

2016

0.5

2015

-12.8

1995

6.1

2012

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

-5.8

Mar 2017

-6.2

Dec 2016

-19.1

Dec 2008

-4.3

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

0.8

Jun 2017

-5.5

Mar 2017

-64.3

Mar 1995

6.0

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

-2.5

Dec 2016

-3.1

Sep 2016

-5.5

Mar 2016

24.6

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Belarus

0.9

Jun 2017

-7.2

Mar 2017

-21.3

Mar 2011

12.0

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

-4.8

Mar 2017

-4.8

Dec 2016

-14.3

Jun 2008

-2.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Croatia

-14.3

Mar 2017

-5.9

Dec 2016

-25.9

Dec 1997

31.9

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Georgia

-11.7

Mar 2017

-17.9

Dec 2016

-29.9

Mar 2008

-1.5

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Kazakhstan

-4.6

Mar 2017

-6.5

Dec 2016

-25.6

Dec 1999

15.0

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-11.5

Jun 2017

-6.9

Mar 2017

-31.1

Mar 2008

11.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macedonia

-3.6

Jun 2017

-5.3

Mar 2017

-21.0

Dec 2008

7.2

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

-7.6

Mar 2017

-1.2

Dec 2016

-33.8

Mar 1998

12.6

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mongolia

-4.1

Jun 2017

-7.4

Mar 2017

-56.5

Mar 2012

15.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

-4.7

Mar 2017

-3.9

Dec 2016

-16.7

Sep 2011

1.6

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Montenegro

-42.9

Mar 2017

-30.7

Dec 2016

-42.9

Mar 2017

24.1

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Russia

-0.1

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-3.7

Jun 1998

21.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Serbia

-3.9

Jun 2017

-9.7

Mar 2017

-9.7

Mar 2017

-3.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

1.7

Mar 2017

-4.2

Dec 2016

-34.9

Mar 2012

10.9

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Turkey

-6.3

Jun 2017

-4.5

Mar 2017

-11.4

Mar 2011

5.8

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

-1.6

Jun 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

-12.1

Sep 2013

21.2

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

-5.5

Mar 2017

-6.3

Dec 2016

-8.4

Mar 2014

1.7

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

1.6

Jun 2017

3.2

Mar 2017

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Oman

-18.6

2016

-15.7

2015

-21.9

1998

17.1

1981

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

-5.5

2016

8.4

2015

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

3.9

Mar 2017

-1.4

Dec 2016

-14.6

Dec 2015

35.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Africa

-2.4

Jun 2017

-2.0

Mar 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

-3.7

2016

-5.6

2015

-11.7

1992

2.2

1985

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

-0.6

2010

-1.9

2009

-13.6

1985

29.2

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

-8.8

2016

-8.9

2015

-11.1

1977

2.1

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

-8.0

2015

-3.4

2014

-10.1

2009

12.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

2.4

2016

4.7

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

-7.1

Mar 2017

-7.8

Dec 2016

-7.8

Dec 2016

7.7

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kuwait

0.0

2016

3.5

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

-0.6

2016

-0.6

2015

-21.6

1980

10.4

2011

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

0.7

Jun 2017

1.0

Mar 2017

-2.5

Jun 2008

1.9

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

-6.3

Mar 2017

-7.2

Dec 2016

-13.0

Sep 2014

-1.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Iran

3.9

2017

2.3

2016

-1.1

1999

10.1

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-16.3

2015

-24.3

2014

-25.6

2003

-5.1

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

-13.7

Jun 2017

-12.0

Mar 2017

-24.6

Dec 2011

6.2

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017

More Indicators for United Arab Emirates

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment

8,985.7

2016

8,795.1

2015

-985.3

1999

14,186.5

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

4.1

Mar 2017

8.1

Feb 2017

-14.5

Nov 2015

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

339,142.27

Aug 2017

344,291.63

Jul 2017

17,053.94

Sep 1991

347,042.61

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

473.81

2022

457.81

2021

29.79

1990

554.76

2013

AED bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

23.43

2016

23.58

2015

4.84

1975

33.92

2002

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Real GDP Growth

3.0

2016

3.8

2015

-5.2

2009

9.8

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

63.5

2016

54.7

2015

27.2

2002

135.6

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

16,357.6

Mar 2017

14,581.8

Feb 2017

8,948.1

Sep 2009

17,980.0

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2017

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

1.13

Jul 2017

1.50

Jun 2017

-2.32

Sep 2009

8.66

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

45,987.98

2022

44,868.93

2021

18,435.19

1988

45,987.98

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.0

2016

13.6

2015

5.7

1975

14.1

1988

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

3,564.0

Sep 2017

3,637.6

Aug 2017

345.6

Nov 2006

5,960.2

Feb 2008

31Dec2003=1000

monthly

Apr 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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 Sep 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.3

2016

5.2

2015

2.3

2008

15.7

2001

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

448.60

2022

447.75

2021

56.38

1992

490.46

2014

AED bn

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

32,100.00

Dec 2016

16,900.00

Jun 2016

16,900.00

Jun 2016

114,850.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

2,901.00

Aug 2017

2,921.00

Jul 2017

1,934.00

Feb 2002

3,090.00

Dec 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Population

9.3

2016

9.2

2015

0.1

1951

9.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

18.5

Jun 2017

18.6

Mar 2017

18.2

Mar 2015

21.2

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.56

Sep 2017

1.53

Aug 2017

0.68

Jan 2015

2.36

Jul 2010

% pa

monthly

Oct 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

305.37

Jul 2017

299.92

Jun 2017

0.00

Mar 2015

325.39

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

361.99

2022

349.30

2021

10.21

2001

361.99

2022

AED bn

yearly

1999 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

166,400.00

Dec 2016

84,500.00

Jun 2016

84,500.00

Jun 2016

214,000.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-5.4

2016

-14.5

2015

-15.2

2009

18.5

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

13,614.7

2016

16,691.6

2015

-57.7

1990

16,691.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Exports

16,793.5

Jun 2017

18,181.0

May 2017

855.6

May 1986

24,203.7

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

35.4

2011

21.5

2010

-27.1

2009

39.2

2008

%

yearly

2008 - 2011

Updated on 2014
Trade Balance

-12,149.4

Mar 2017

-11,096.6

Feb 2017

-14,074.2

Nov 2014

-7,439.0

Sep 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tax Revenue

6,341.73

2016

5,897.18

2015

907.11

1992

9,133.02

2012

USD mn

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

77,802.51

2022

76,103.22

2021

47,302.80

1988

93,150.32

2004

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Crude Steel Production

3,149.14

2016

3,006.00

2015

0.00

1983

3,149.14

2016

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

3.672

Aug 2017

3.672

Jul 2017

3.671

Nov 1997

4.762

Nov 1971

AED/USD

monthly

Jan 1966 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

89,870.0

Jul 2017

91,828.9

Jun 2017

54.2

Jun 1973

92,571.8

Dec 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1973 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.21

2022

3.21

2021

-19.27

1986

23.56

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-7.8

2016

-6.4

2015

-16.8

2009

9.3

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

122.5

Sep 2017

123.0

Aug 2017

79.2

Apr 1995

131.6

Jan 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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 2017
Gross Savings Rate

27.5

2016

29.3

2015

25.8

2010

84.2

1974

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

79.5

2016

80.1

2015

72.8

1990

80.8

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
M2 Growth

5.9

Apr/2017

4.4

Mar/2017

-10.3

Jan/1991

89.9

Dec/1976

%

monthly

Jan/1976 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

1.0

Sep 2017

1.0

Aug 2017

1.0

Sep 2017

1.0

Sep 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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 2017
Investment: % of GDP

25.1

2016

24.9

2015

13.6

1990

31.6

2009

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.6

2016

2.5

2015

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

18.25

2022

15.19

2021

0.03

1994

74.13

2013

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

6,905,163.40

2016

8,012,212.53

2015

694,577.31

1995

8,012,212.53

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 Apr 2017
Tourism Revenue

13,969

2014

12,389

2013

632

1995

13,969

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

5,071,234.00

2016

5,039,286.00

2015

288,051.00

1975

5,071,234.00

2016

Person

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-22.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.37

2022

2.58

2021

0.60

1990

12.27

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.55

2022

2.88

2021

-12.68

1982

47.00

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
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
Oil Consumption

987.49

2016

925.82

2015

1.55

1965

987.49

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Container Port Throughput

20,900,567.36

2014

19,336,426.80

2013

14,425,039.00

2009

20,900,567.36

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

73.65

2017

73.12

2016

38.06

2004

73.65

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

495.33

2016

629.78

2015

8.13

1997

1,331.80

2011

USD th

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Private Consumption: % of GDP

58.5

2016

57.1

2015

7.1

1974

64.2

2010

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

430,823.69

Aug 2017

433,546.63

Jul 2017

67,565.42

Dec 2003

439,945.54

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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
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
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
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

149.17

Jun 2017

148.76

Mar 2017

55.38

Sep 2003

170.33

Sep 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.72

Jun 2017

-0.23

Mar 2017

-24.75

Sep 2009

40.22

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

132.01

Jun 2017

131.78

Mar 2017

86.02

Sep 2003

162.52

Jun 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-2.68

Jun 2017

-2.80

Mar 2017

-24.61

Sep 2009

33.34

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

204.02

2016

187.35

2015

0.20

1982

204.02

2016

Number

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Hot Rolled Products Production

2,959.00

2015

2,765.00

2014

80.00

1998

2,959.00

2015

Tonne th

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2016
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
Monthly Earnings

1,986

2016

1,939

2015

811

1995

1,986

2016

USD

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 2017
Current Account Balance

8,413.9

2016

16,664.4

2015

-106.2

1998

79,754.9

2012

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Electricity Production

127,366

2015

116,528

2014

22,573

1994

127,366

2015

GWh

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

19.0

2016

17.4

2015

8.5

2008

19.0

2016

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

198,500

2016

256,700

2015

157,000

2005

268,900

2012

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.4

Mar 2017

5.7

Feb 2017

2.0

Mar 2010

6.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Exports Growth

-2.1

Jun 2017

9.9

May 2017

-52.0

Apr 2009

77.4

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

12.8

2014

13.4

2013

2.7

2009

102.0

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.57

2016

-11.22

2015

-19.63

2009

172.81

1974

%

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 2017
Money Supply M1

134,295.44

Aug 2017

135,477.47

Jul 2017

3,261.24

Jul 1991

138,132.06

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.20

2016

25.86

2015

2.75

1977

29.92

2007

%

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

11.77

2022

11.42

2021

1.01

1980

11.77

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
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