Bahrain | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.38 Jul/15 0.38 0.37 : 2.66
Stock Market 1398 Index points Jul/15 1401 1002 : 2903
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 33.87 USD Billion Dec/14 32.9 3.05 : 33.87
GDP Growth Rate -0.8 percent Mar/15 -0.3 -6.6 : 2.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.8 percent Mar/15 4 -2.9 : 8.4
GDP Constant Prices 11262 BHD Million Dec/14 10771 2874 : 11262
GDP per capita 18128 USD Dec/14 17502 13487 : 18581
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1813 BHD Million Dec/14 1797 606 : 3123
GDP per capita PPP 43963 USD Dec/14 42444 35398 : 45063
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.7 percent Dec/12 3.7 3.3 : 16
Employed Persons 599345 Mar/15 592185 255073 : 599345
Population 1.34 Million Dec/14 1.33 0.16 : 1.34
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.7 percent Jun/15 2.4 -2.06 : 5.22
Consumer Price Index CPI 124 Index Points Jun/15 123 104 : 124
GDP Deflator 113 Index Points Dec/14 115 88.58 : 131
Food Inflation 3.8 percent Jun/15 2.93 -1.4 : 8.59
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2.25 percent Jun/15 2.25 1.3 : 6.8
Money Supply M0 520 BHD Million Apr/15 512 82.7 : 521
Money Supply M2 10162 BHD Million Apr/15 10024 1610 : 10162
Loans To Private Sector 4128 BHD Million Apr/15 4093 3634 : 4436
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 3441 BHD Million Dec/14 3388 -221 : 3441
Exports 9057 BHD Million Dec/14 9110 532 : 9110
Imports 5616 BHD Million Dec/14 5722 496 : 6120
Current Account 963 BHD Million Dec/13 835 -292 : 1221
Current Account to GDP 7.8 percent Dec/13 7.3 2.1 : 18.4
Gold Reserves 4.67 Tonnes Mar/15 4.67 4.67 : 4.67
Crude Oil Production 50 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 50 35 : 50
Foreign Direct Investment 372 BHD Million Dec/13 335 30.2 : 1096
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -5.5 percent of GDP Dec/13 -4.4 -9.8 : 5.1
Government Debt to GDP 42 percent Dec/14 41.3 8.5 : 42
Government Spending 1822 BHD Million Dec/14 1770 579 : 1822
Credit Rating 61.25 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes in Inventories 33 BHD Million Dec/14 48 -12 : 127
Car Registrations 430 Hundreds Dec/13 439 125 : 439
Competitiveness Index 4.47 Points Dec/15 4.45 4.32 : 4.62
Competitiveness Rank 44 Dec/15 43 35 : 48
Corruption Index 49 Points Dec/14 48 48 : 61
Corruption Rank 55 Dec/14 57 27 : 57
Ease of Doing Business 53 Dec/14 46 18 : 53
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 4627 BHD Million Dec/14 4493 1468 : 4627
Consumer Credit 3138 BHD Million Apr/15 3122 1571 : 3138
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 184 TENS Sep/14 209 167 : 1178
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 0 percent Dec/15 0 0 : 0
Personal Income Tax Rate 0 percent Dec/14 0 0 : 0
Social Security Rate 15 percent Dec/15 19 15 : 19
Social Security Rate For Companies 9 percent Dec/15 13 9 : 13
Social Security Rate For Employees 6 percent Dec/15 6 5 : 6




Economic Indicators for Bahrain including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Bahrain economy. 7/31/2015