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Kuwait Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account

Kuwait KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net data was reported at -446.77 USD mn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of -645.84 USD mn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 0.00 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 37 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 4.46 USD bn in 2013 and a record low of -645.84 USD mn in 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Net capital account records acquisitions and disposals of nonproduced nonfinancial assets, such as land sold to embassies and sales of leases and licenses, as well as capital transfers, including government debt forgiveness. The use of the term capital account in this context is designed to be consistent with the System of National Accounts, which distinguishes between capital transactions and financial transactions. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Last

-645.84

2016
Previous

-288.30

2015
Min

-645.84

2016
Max

4,460.78

2013
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-645.84

2016

-288.30

2015

-645.84

2016

4,460.78

2013

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net

Series Details
Series ID

257694802

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Capital Account: Net

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

748.11

Variance

1,786,880.56

Standard deviation

1,336.74

Skewness

1.60

Kurtosis

1.61

Coefficient variation

1.79

Median

0.00

Max
2013

4,460.78

Min
2016

-645.84

Previous observation
2015

-288.30

Last observation
2016

-645.84

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data was reported at 6.60 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 6.11 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 247.77 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 15.21 USD bn in 2013 and a record low of -4.89 USD bn in 2003. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net FDI. In BPM6, financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities. Net FDI outflows are assets and net FDI inflows are liabilities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last

6,110.60

2016
Previous

5,154.97

2015
Min

-4,892.76

2003
Max

15,214.37

2013
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

6,110.60

2016

5,154.97

2015

-4,892.76

2003

15,214.37

2013

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Kuwait's KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net from 1975 to 2016 in the chart:

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

Series Details
Series ID

257617702

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

2,166.04

Variance

17,554,230.29

Standard deviation

4,189.78

Skewness

1.39

Kurtosis

1.67

Coefficient variation

1.93

Median

243.96

Max
2013

15,214.37

Min
2003

-4,892.76

Previous observation
2015

5,154.97

Last observation
2016

6,110.60

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

1970 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data was reported at 131.66 USD mn in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 292.03 USD mn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 6.15 USD mn from Dec 1970 to 2017, with 48 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 3.26 USD bn in 2011 and a record low of -111.52 USD mn in 2001. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last

292.03

2016
Previous

284.65

2015
Min

-111.52

2001
Max

3,259.07

2011
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1970 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

292.03

2016

284.65

2015

-111.52

2001

3,259.07

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

Series Details
Series ID

258007202

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1970

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

254.55

Variance

466,519.16

Standard deviation

683.02

Skewness

3.41

Kurtosis

11.85

Coefficient variation

2.68

Median

5.60

Max
2011

3,259.07

Min
2001

-111.52

Previous observation
2015

284.65

Last observation
2016

292.03

Number of Observations

47

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

1970 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data was reported at 0.11 % in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 0.26 % for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 0.03 % from Dec 1970 to 2017, with 48 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 2.12 % in 2011 and a record low of -0.32 % in 2001. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows net inflows (new investment inflows less disinvestment) in the reporting economy from foreign investors, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and Balance of Payments databases, World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.; Weighted Average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last

0.26

2016
Previous

0.25

2015
Min

-0.32

2001
Max

2.12

2011
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1970 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.26

2016

0.25

2015

-0.32

2001

2.12

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

258027402

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1970

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.22

Variance

0.23

Standard deviation

0.48

Skewness

2.41

Kurtosis

5.84

Coefficient variation

2.13

Median

0.02

Max
2011

2.12

Min
2001

-0.32

Previous observation
2015

0.25

Last observation
2016

0.26

Number of Observations

47

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data was reported at 6.73 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 6.40 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data is updated yearly, averaging 247.77 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 16.65 USD bn in 2013 and a record low of -4.96 USD bn in 2003. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last

6,402.63

2016
Previous

5,439.62

2015
Min

-4,959.88

2003
Max

16,648.00

2013
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

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

6,402.63

2016

5,439.62

2015

-4,959.88

2003

16,648.00

2013

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 21 May 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

Series Details
Series ID

375962177

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

21 May 2018

Statistics
Mean

2,448.83

Variance

20,969,832.72

Standard deviation

4,579.28

Skewness

1.34

Kurtosis

1.36

Coefficient variation

1.87

Median

243.96

Max
2013

16,648.00

Min
2003

-4,959.88

Previous observation
2015

5,439.62

Last observation
2016

6,402.63

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data was reported at 5.60 % in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.77 % for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 1.38 % from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 9.56 % in 2013 and a record low of -10.36 % in 2003. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Weighted Average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last

5.77

2016
Previous

4.75

2015
Min

-10.36

2003
Max

9.56

2013
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

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

5.77

2016

4.75

2015

-10.36

2003

9.56

2013

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 21 May 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

375964647

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

21 May 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.88

Variance

20.22

Standard deviation

4.50

Skewness

-0.53

Kurtosis

0.26

Coefficient variation

2.39

Median

1.34

Max
2013

9.56

Min
2003

-10.36

Previous observation
2015

4.75

Last observation
2016

5.77

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data was reported at 25.46 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of -3.54 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 7.55 USD bn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 84.03 USD bn in 2012 and a record low of -37.47 USD bn in 1991. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. The net financial account shows net acquisition and disposal of financial assets and liabilities. It measures how net lending to or borrowing from nonresidents is financed, and is conceptually equal to the sum of the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last

-3,542.24

2016
Previous

11,438.84

2015
Min

-37,468.09

1991
Max

84,033.49

2012
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-3,542.24

2016

11,438.84

2015

-37,468.09

1991

84,033.49

2012

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net

Series Details
Series ID

140158504

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Net

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

15,857.49

Variance

581,573,208.03

Standard deviation

24,115.83

Skewness

1.12

Kurtosis

1.32

Coefficient variation

1.52

Median

7,535.36

Max
2012

84,033.49

Min
1991

-37,468.09

Previous observation
2015

11,438.84

Last observation
2016

-3,542.24

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data was reported at 407.65 USD mn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of -32.44 USD mn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 0.00 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 40 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 3.95 USD bn in 2008 and a record low of -32.44 USD mn in 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Portfolio equity includes net inflows from equity securities other than those recorded as direct investment and including shares, stocks, depository receipts (American or global), and direct purchases of shares in local stock markets by foreign investors. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, and World Bank, International Debt Statistics.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last

-32.44

2016
Previous

0.04

2015
Min

-32.44

2016
Max

3,954.94

2008
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-32.44

2016

0.04

2015

-32.44

2016

3,954.94

2008

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

Series Details
Series ID

258074902

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

185.67

Variance

433,094.11

Standard deviation

658.10

Skewness

5.25

Kurtosis

29.97

Coefficient variation

3.54

Median

0.00

Max
2008

3,954.94

Min
2016

-32.44

Previous observation
2015

0.04

Last observation
2016

-32.44

Number of Observations

39

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data was reported at 25.72 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 20.33 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 2.11 USD bn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 41.70 USD bn in 2014 and a record low of -394.11 USD mn in 1994. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Portfolio investment covers transactions in equity securities and debt securities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last

20,334.02

2016
Previous

32,668.26

2015
Min

-394.11

1994
Max

41,702.19

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

20,334.02

2016

32,668.26

2015

-394.11

1994

41,702.19

2014

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net

Series Details
Series ID

257637302

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

8,451.27

Variance

134,739,657.05

Standard deviation

11,607.74

Skewness

1.36

Kurtosis

0.84

Coefficient variation

1.37

Median

1,522.62

Max
2014

41,702.19

Min
1994

-394.11

Previous observation
2015

32,668.26

Last observation
2016

20,334.02

Number of Observations

42

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data was reported at 18.32 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of -3.54 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data is updated yearly, averaging -836.13 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 18.32 USD bn in 2017 and a record low of -10.99 USD bn in 1991. Kuwait’s KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Kuwait – Table KW.World Bank: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Net errors and omissions constitute a residual category needed to ensure that accounts in the balance of payments statement sum to zero. Net errors and omissions are derived as the balance on the financial account minus the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Last

-3,538.11

2016
Previous

3,142.90

2015
Min

-10,989.61

1991
Max

7,087.07

2006
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-3,538.11

2016

3,142.90

2015

-10,989.61

1991

7,087.07

2006

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

Series Details
Series ID

257597802

Name

Kuwait KW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

-1,439.14

Variance

15,277,971.19

Standard deviation

3,908.70

Skewness

-0.31

Kurtosis

0.45

Coefficient variation

-2.72

Median

-840.21

Max
2006

7,087.07

Min
1991

-10,989.61

Previous observation
2015

3,142.90

Last observation
2016

-3,538.11

Number of Observations

42

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