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Kuwait Foreign Reserves

Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold

1964 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold data was reported at 33.599 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 31.027 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold data is updated yearly, averaging 4.105 USD bn from Dec 1964 to 2017, with 54 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 33.599 USD bn in 2017 and a record low of 47.510 USD mn in 1967. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold 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: Foreign Reserves. Total reserves minus gold comprise special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. Gold holdings are excluded. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.; ;

Last

31,027.32

2016
Previous

28,270.01

2015
Min

47.51

1967
Max

32,113.94

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1964 - 2016

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

31,027.32

2016

28,270.01

2015

47.51

1967

32,113.94

2014

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold

Series Details
Series ID

263310402

Name

Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Excluding Gold

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1964

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

7,728.14

Variance

84,599,735.48

Standard deviation

9,197.81

Skewness

1.56

Kurtosis

1.25

Coefficient variation

1.19

Median

4,067.48

Max
2014

32,113.94

Min
1967

47.51

Previous observation
2015

28,270.01

Last observation
2016

31,027.32

Number of Observations

53

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Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold

1964 - 2016 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold data was reported at 36.890 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 33.936 USD bn for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold data is updated yearly, averaging 5.288 USD bn from Dec 1964 to 2017, with 54 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 36.890 USD bn in 2017 and a record low of 110.363 USD mn in 1964. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold 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: Foreign Reserves. Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.; ;

Last

33,936.19

2016
Previous

30,960.82

2015
Min

110.36

1964
Max

35,175.37

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1964 - 2016

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

33,936.19

2016

30,960.82

2015

110.36

1964

35,175.37

2014

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold

Series Details
Series ID

263256402

Name

Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Including Gold

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1964

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

8,910.09

Variance

103,113,221.98

Standard deviation

10,154.47

Skewness

1.53

Kurtosis

1.16

Coefficient variation

1.14

Median

5,205.99

Max
2014

35,175.37

Min
1964

110.36

Previous observation
2015

30,960.82

Last observation
2016

33,936.19

Number of Observations

53

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Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports

1975 - 2016 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports data was reported at 7.359 NA in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 7.546 NA for Dec 2016. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports data is updated yearly, averaging 6.222 NA from Dec 1975 to 2017, with 43 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 9.840 NA in 2001 and a record low of 3.292 NA in 1988. Kuwait’s KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports 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: Foreign Reserves. Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. This item shows reserves expressed in terms of the number of months of imports of goods and services they could pay for [Reserves/(Imports/12)].; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.; Weighted Average;

Last

7.55

2016
Previous

6.97

2015
Min

3.29

1988
Max

9.84

2001
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2016

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

7.55

2016

6.97

2015

3.29

1988

9.84

2001

NA

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports

Series Details
Series ID

263290402

Name

Kuwait KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports

Country

Kuwait

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1975

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

6.25

Variance

2.56

Standard deviation

1.60

Skewness

0.00

Kurtosis

-0.71

Coefficient variation

0.26

Median

6.18

Max
2001

9.84

Min
1988

3.29

Previous observation
2015

6.97

Last observation
2016

7.55

Number of Observations

42

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KW: Total Reserves: Months of Imports
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