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United Arab Emirates Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1972 - 2017 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

United Arab Emirates's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 2.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2017, compared with a growth equal to 2.7 % in the previous year. United Arab Emirates's Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1972 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 6.8 % in Dec 2004 and a record low -1.2 % in Dec 1999. CEIC calculates annual Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Foreign Direct Investment and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates provides Foreign Direct Investment in local currency. Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Foreign Direct Investment covers Private sector only. Nominal GDP prior to 2010 is based on SNA 1993. Foreign Direct Investment prior to 2002 is sourced from the World Bank.

In the latest reports of United Arab Emirates, Current Account recorded a surplus of 26.4 USD bn in Dec 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 10.3 USD bn in Dec 2017. United Arab Emirates's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 14.1 USD bn in Dec 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 382.6 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was United Arab Emirates's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in 2017?

Last

2.7

2017
Previous

2.7

2016
Min

-1.2

1999
Max

6.8

2004
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1972 - 2017

Updated on 12 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.7

2017

2.7

2016

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 12 Jun 2018

View United Arab Emirates's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP from 1972 to 2017 in the chart:

United Arab Emirates Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

261745503

Name

United Arab Emirates Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

Country

United Arab Emirates

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

1972

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

12 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.3

Variance

3.5

Standard deviation

1.9

Skewness

1.5

Kurtosis

1.6

Coefficient variation

1.5

Median

0.4

Max
2004

6.8

Min
1999

-1.2

Previous observation
2016

2.7

Last observation
2017

2.7

Number of Observations

46

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1.0

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10.5

Mar 2018

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3.2

Sep 2017

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Dec 2005

18.8

Dec 1999

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Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

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Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

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Mar 2016

13.0

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quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

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2.6

Jun 2018

3.8

Mar 2018

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Mar 1995

7.1

Dec 2010

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quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

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2.2

Dec 2015

2.2

Sep 2015

-0.6

Dec 2014

10.4

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

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1.3

Mar 2018

3.6

Dec 2017

-2.5

Sep 2010

31.0

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

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Cambodia

12.4

2017

11.2

2016

9.3

2015

13.1

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

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3.4

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-2.6

Jun 2004

17.7

Dec 2000

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quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

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Chile

8.8

Mar 2018

2.1

Dec 2017

-1.6

Jun 2017

18.7

Dec 2011

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quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

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China

1.5

Jun 2018

2.3

Mar 2018

0.7

Jun 2017

6.9

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

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Colombia

4.4

2017

4.9

2016

1.8

2003

7.0

2005

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Croatia

4.1

Mar 2018

3.9

Dec 2017

-4.3

Dec 2015

20.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Cyprus

15.9

Mar 2018

24.9

Dec 2017

-59.9

Sep 2011

711.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Czech Republic

2.0

Mar 2018

3.4

Dec 2017

-4.3

Sep 2011

25.0

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

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Denmark

2.1

Jun 2018

0.3

Mar 2018

-18.4

Dec 2012

61.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

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0.8

Mar 2018

0.3

Dec 2017

-2.1

Dec 2007

7.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

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3.8

Mar 2018

3.0

Dec 2017

-1.2

Dec 2011

12.5

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

-1.9

Dec 2017

-17.0

Jun 2015

25.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

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-1.4

Mar 2018

-0.1

Dec 2017

-5.2

Sep 2017

14.2

Mar 2000

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quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

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6.9

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-16.7

Sep 2009

20.7

Mar 2017

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Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

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France

2.0

Jun 2018

-0.1

Mar 2018

-1.8

Sep 2009

7.1

Dec 2007

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quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

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7.5

Mar 2018

11.2

Dec 2017

2.3

Mar 1998

23.3

Dec 2007

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quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

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2.5

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-3.7

Mar 2004

33.2

Mar 2000

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quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2018

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2.0

Mar 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-1.4

Mar 2012

4.2

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Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

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25.0

Mar 2018

46.5

Dec 2017

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102.9

Mar 2015

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219.6

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Sep 2017

62.0

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2015

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2002

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1989 - 2016

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Dec 2011

211.1

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Mar 1979 - Mar 2018

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1.5

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Mar 1988 - Mar 2018

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1.8

2017

1.6

2016

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1992

3.5

1997

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

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0.3

Mar 2018

0.6

Dec 2017

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Jun 2006

1.2

Jun 2016

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quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

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3.0

Mar 2018

3.5

Dec 2017

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39.3

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

-0.8

Dec 2017

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Dec 2010

64.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
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0.9

2017

0.6

2016

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

0.9

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kosovo

2.4

Mar 2018

4.4

Dec 2017

-0.3

Jun 2014

11.3

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Kuwait

0.1

2017

0.3

2016

0.1

2017

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-26
Kyrgyzstan

-9.1

Mar 2018

-2.7

Dec 2017

-9.1

Mar 2018

33.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Laos

9.4

2017

5.9

2016

0.3

2002

9.4

2017

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Latvia

2.5

Mar 2018

-1.0

Dec 2017

-3.7

Dec 2001

12.9

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Lebanon

5.1

2016

4.7

2015

4.7

2015

15.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

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Lithuania

2.9

Mar 2018

2.1

Dec 2017

-5.6

Jun 2012

19.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

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-287.1

Mar 2018

-915.0

Dec 2017

-1,803.1

Sep 2017

1,962.5

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Macau SAR

2.8

2016

0.8

2015

-1.9

2009

29.2

2007

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

12.4

Mar 2018

4.3

Dec 2017

-3.6

Dec 2014

41.3

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

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Malawi

4.4

2017

6.0

2016

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Malaysia

4.0

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

27.8

Mar 2018

32.0

Dec 2017

-66.9

Dec 2013

478.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Mauritius

177.8

Mar 2018

183.0

Dec 2017

-58.5

Mar 2013

658.8

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Mexico

3.4

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-0.2

Jun 2010

8.5

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Moldova

4.0

Mar 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-1.3

Jun 1999

20.8

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Mongolia

16.9

Mar 2018

16.5

Dec 2017

-145.3

Jun 2016

50.5

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Montenegro

6.4

Mar 2018

15.7

Dec 2017

-11.2

Mar 2016

29.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Morocco

2.0

Mar 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

0.9

Sep 2016

5.1

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Nepal

0.5

2017

0.3

2016

-0.1

2006

0.6

2012

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Netherlands

17.7

Mar 2018

8.6

Dec 2017

-36.1

Dec 2015

125.6

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
New Zealand

0.2

Mar 2018

3.9

Dec 2017

-19.1

Dec 2003

10.1

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Nigeria

0.9

Mar 2018

0.9

Dec 2017

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Norway

-8.6

Mar 2018

-3.0

Dec 2017

-26.6

Dec 2016

17.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Oman

2.5

2016

-3.2

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

0.9

2018

0.9

2017

0.0

1977

3.4

2007

%

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Panama

6.9

Mar 2018

6.2

Dec 2017

2.0

Sep 2009

13.3

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Paraguay

0.7

Mar 2018

0.8

Dec 2017

-1.8

Mar 2015

4.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Peru

3.8

Mar 2018

4.7

Dec 2017

-4.6

Sep 2014

15.3

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

4.3

Jun 2018

2.9

Mar 2018

-0.3

Sep 2010

5.4

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

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Poland

3.5

Mar 2018

2.8

Dec 2017

-1.8

Dec 2013

11.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Portugal

0.1

Mar 2018

4.0

Dec 2017

-6.3

Dec 2004

18.8

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Qatar

-3.2

Mar 2018

0.4

Dec 2017

-3.2

Mar 2018

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Romania

5.8

Mar 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-0.1

Dec 2010

12.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Russia

1.8

Mar 2018

0.5

Dec 2017

-1.8

Dec 2005

7.5

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Saudi Arabia

0.5

Mar 2018

0.1

Dec 2017

0.1

Dec 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Serbia

7.4

Mar 2018

5.7

Dec 2017

3.3

Mar 2013

7.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Singapore

17.7

Mar 2018

20.0

Dec 2017

-11.1

Jun 2003

43.3

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-24
Slovakia

3.2

Jun 2018

6.3

Mar 2018

-4.1

Dec 2009

12.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Slovenia

3.4

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2017

-2.7

Jun 2009

13.2

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
South Africa

0.9

Mar 2018

-1.1

Dec 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Spain

3.5

Mar 2018

-3.6

Dec 2017

-3.6

Dec 2017

11.9

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Sri Lanka

1.7

Mar 2018

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

0.9

2017

1.1

2016

0.0

1996

7.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sweden

2.0

Mar 2018

3.9

Dec 2017

-7.2

Dec 2011

61.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Switzerland

-20.5

Mar 2018

3.1

Dec 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

32.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Syria

1.2

2011

2.4

2010

-0.0

1980

4.8

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2011

Updated on 2018-05-08
Taiwan

1.3

Mar 2018

0.4

Dec 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Tajikistan

-6.4

Mar 2018

-2.2

Dec 2017

-9.8

Mar 2016

2.5

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Thailand

3.6

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-8.0

Dec 2011

9.0

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Tunisia

2.1

Dec 2017

2.4

Sep 2017

-3.5

Mar 2011

28.8

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Turkey

1.1

Mar 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-0.5

Sep 2000

7.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Ukraine

1.7

Mar 2018

1.9

Dec 2017

-1.3

Mar 2014

25.5

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
United Arab Emirates

2.7

2017

2.7

2016

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
United Kingdom

-0.7

Mar 2018

-1.5

Dec 2017

-11.8

Jun 2009

23.7

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

1.9

Mar 2018

0.8

Dec 2017

-1.7

Mar 2014

6.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Uruguay

-1.1

Mar 2018

-0.5

Dec 2017

-2.6

Jun 2013

18.0

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

0.1

2014

0.7

2013

-2.5

1976

7.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

6.3

2017

6.1

2016

-0.0

1985

11.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

-3.1

2016

-0.0

2015

-5.1

1995

16.8

1993

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-29

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Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

21.2

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quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
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2002

2,701.400

2013

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

2,897.000

Jun 2018

2,862.000

May 2018

1,934.000

Feb 2002

3,090.000

Dec 2016

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Current Account Balance

26,439.8

2017

13,206.3

2016

-106.2

1998

79,754.9

2012

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
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 2018-04-23
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 2018-06-12
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 2018-06-12
Electricity Production

127,366

2015

116,528

2014

22,573

1994

127,366

2015

GWh

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017-08-15
Employed Persons

5,071,234.000

2016

5,039,286.000

2015

643,673.000

1988

5,238,000.000

2011

Person

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Equity Market Index

2,834.9

Sep 2018

2,840.2

Aug 2018

345.6

Nov 2006

5,960.2

Feb 2008

31Dec2003=1000

monthly

Apr 2006 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Exchange Rate against USD

3.672

Sep 2018

3.672

Aug 2018

3.671

Nov 1997

4.762

Nov 1971

AED/USD

monthly

Jan 1966 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Exports: ICT Goods

6,159,565.929

2016

7,550,360.014

2015

4,096,908.805

2008

33,750,087.632

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

1,042,670.751

2017

958,593.616

2016

35,548.817

1995

1,047,263.309

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

129,432.988

2017

106,533.924

2016

16,207.902

1995

148,071.180

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

10,636,115.447

2017

5,551,271.536

2016

90,313.288

1995

21,061,177.456

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

956,982.932

2017

647,369.263

2016

52,214.908

1995

1,351,331.625

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2.011

2023

2.046

2022

0.604

1990

12.271

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

20.724

2023

19.806

2022

0.029

1994

74.132

2013

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

3.946

2023

3.773

2022

-12.680

1982

47.000

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

75,546.703

2023

74,239.005

2022

47,174.517

1988

92,412.948

2004

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

486.442

2023

481.659

2022

56.384

1992

490.458

2014

AED bn

yearly

1991 - 2023

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

354.739

2023

341.847

2022

10.205

2001

354.739

2023

AED bn

yearly

1999 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

499.872

2023

486.444

2022

29.792

1990

554.761

2013

AED bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

42,504.082

2023

41,740.134

2022

18,435.195

1988

44,313.586

2006

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

12.125

2023

11.765

2022

1.010

1980

12.125

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

3.081

2023

3.076

2022

-19.269

1986

23.562

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
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 2018-04-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves

89,439.6

Aug 2018

90,191.1

Jul 2018

54.2

Jun 1973

94,353.6

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1973 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.663

2017

23.634

2016

2.746

1977

29.917

2007

%

yearly

1973 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.6

Dec 2017

6.0

Nov 2017

2.0

Mar 2010

7.0

Jun 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-08-26
GDP Deflator Growth

6.3

2017

-3.2

2016

-15.4

2015

18.5

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
GDP per Capita

41,860.697

2017

39,145.396

2016

14,800.000

1988

44,442.422

2014

USD

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Gold Reserves

290.110

Aug 2018

294.250

Jul 2018

0.000

Mar 2015

325.391

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

87,953.264

2017

87,342.775

2016

410.399

1972

87,953.264

2017

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
Gross National Product

385,352.440

2017

359,141.820

2016

35,968.673

1993

403,796.159

2014

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Gross Savings Rate

52.8

2017

51.3

2016

28.5

2002

84.2

1974

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Imports: ICT Goods

14,993,778.507

2016

14,054,252.956

2015

6,304,341.641

2007

41,668,120.028

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

2,285,146.696

2017

2,443,217.403

2016

128,537.492

1995

2,503,306.274

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

641,581.849

2017

673,058.750

2016

36,296.190

1995

721,293.896

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

16,845,055.561

2017

16,548,465.171

2016

758,409.153

1995

21,910,804.386

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

1,514,081.878

2017

1,341,635.037

2016

303,177.411

1999

2,446,427.100

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
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 2018-04-23
Investment: % of GDP

24.8

2017

26.0

2016

13.6

1990

31.6

2009

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Labour Force Participation Rate

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

2.34

2016

0.11

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-27
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

73.650

2017

73.120

2016

38.060

2004

73.650

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

18.2

2017

16.2

2016

8.5

2008

18.2

2017

%

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-27
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

62.6

2017

62.0

2016

27.2

2002

135.6

2005

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Minerals Production

236,524,400.000

2016

224,461,400.000

2015

160,783,120.000

2009

236,524,400.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

134,921.715

Jun 2018

136,197.958

May 2018

3,261.237

Jul 1991

140,870.796

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Money Supply M2

35,153.165

Sep 2018

348,230.633

Aug 2018

17,053.936

Sep 1991

357,544.452

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1991 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-17
Monthly Earnings

1,977

2016

1,938

2015

811

1995

1,977

2016

USD

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-12
Motor Vehicle Registered

2,140.000

2015

1,960.000

2014

865.000

2005

2,140.000

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

44,621.500

Dec 2017

32,100.000

Dec 2016

16,900.000

Jun 2016

114,850.000

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

149,760.000

Dec 2017

166,400.000

Dec 2016

84,500.000

Jun 2016

214,000.000

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

194,382

2017

198,500

2016

157,000

2005

268,900

2012

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-2.1

2017

-22.7

2016

-22.7

2016

44.9

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

54,086.000

2017

61,862.000

2016

31,320.000

1995

61,862.000

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

6.982

2017

6.994

2016

0.043

1967

6.994

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Exports

12,109.000

2017

13,200.000

2016

6,530.000

1995

17,320.000

2007

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Imports

26,030.000

2017

27,479.000

2016

200.000

2003

29,047.000

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Nominal GDP

382,575.0

2017

357,045.2

2016

1,504.8

1972

403,137.2

2014

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Nominal GDP Growth

7.150

2017

-0.304

2016

-19.630

2009

172.807

1974

%

yearly

1973 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

141.680

Mar 2018

143.890

Dec 2017

55.380

Sep 2003

170.330

Sep 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

-4.760

Mar 2018

-3.830

Dec 2017

-24.750

Sep 2009

40.220

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

6.4

2017

5.3

2016

4.2

2009

7.1

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

2,285,809.000

2016

2,258,646.000

2015

25,808.000

1975

2,285,809.000

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

19,905,093.000

2016

17,942,560.000

2015

2,330.000

1982

19,905,093.000

2016

Person

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

1,007.012

2017

1,002.636

2016

1.546

1965

1,007.012

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

2.50

Sep 2018

2.25

Aug 2018

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Population

9.4

2017

9.3

2016

0.1

1951

9.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Private Consumption Expenditure

133,570.139

2017

129,199.026

2016

205.199

1972

184,183.067

2008

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Private Consumption: % of GDP

34.9

2017

36.2

2016

7.1

1974

61.4

2002

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Public Consumption Expenditure

47,124.611

2017

44,725.288

2016

205.199

1972

47,124.611

2017

USD mn

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.3

2017

12.5

2016

5.7

1975

14.1

1988

%

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Real Effective Exchange Rate

127.0

Jun 2018

125.3

May 2018

79.2

Apr 1995

131.7

Jan 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Real GDP Growth

0.8

2017

3.0

2016

-5.2

2009

9.8

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Real Residential Property Price Index

120.460

Mar 2018

125.790

Dec 2017

86.020

Sep 2003

162.520

Jun 2014

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-8.590

Mar 2018

-5.500

Dec 2017

-24.610

Sep 2009

33.340

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

1.0

Sep 2018

1.0

Aug 2018

1.0

Sep 2018

1.0

Sep 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Short Term Interest Rate

2.45

Sep 2018

2.53

Aug 2018

0.68

Jan 2015

2.62

Jul 2018

% pa

monthly

Oct 2009 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Tax Revenue

6,341.729

2016

5,897.182

2015

907.110

1992

9,133.016

2012

USD mn

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Teledensity: Fixed Line

24.659

2016

24.673

2015

4.656

1975

32.635

1999

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

214.735

2016

196.001

2015

0.196

1982

214.735

2016

Number

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

463,701.293

Aug 2018

461,531.654

Jul 2018

67,565.419

Dec 2003

463,701.293

Aug 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Total Exports

18,404.3

Mar 2018

18,750.3

Feb 2018

855.6

May 1986

24,241.6

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Total Exports Growth

53.8

Jun 2018

43.8

May 2018

-52.2

Apr 2009

77.2

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Total Imports

23,783.1

Dec 2017

21,390.7

Nov 2017

8,948.1

Sep 2009

23,783.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
Total Imports Growth

45.1

Dec 2017

30.2

Nov 2017

-14.5

Nov 2015

51.5

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
Tourism Revenue

19,496

2016

17,481

2015

632

1995

19,496

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.5

2016

14.8

2015

2.7

2009

102.0

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Trade Balance

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-17,413.8

Nov 2017

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-7,439.0

Sep 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
Unemployment Rate

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
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