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Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Inflation Rate at 0.80 percent  
Consumer prices in Bahrain rose 0.8 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 0.4 percent rise in February. Prices increased at a faster pace for: restaurants (2.3 percent from 1.6 percent) and rebounded for recreation and culture (0.4 percent vs -0.1 percent). In contrast, prices went up at a slower pace for: miscellaneous goods and services (3.1 percent vs 3.4 percent); furnishing, household, routine maintenance (1.4 percent vs 2.0 percent) and housing & utilities (2.8 percent from 3.0 percent). Inflation was steady for education (2.6 percent). In contrast, downward price pressure came from: food and non-alcoholic beverages (-1.5 percent vs -4.2 percent); transport (-0.6 percent vs -0.5 percent vs -0.5 percent); clothing (-1.9 percent vs -1.9 percent), and health (-0.9 percent vs -0.9 percent). Cost remained unchanged for communication. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.9 percent, after increasing by 0.4 percent in February.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Three Month Interbank Rate at 2.30 percent  
Bahrain Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 2.30 percent on Tuesday April 25.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Crude Oil Production at 50.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Bahrain remained unchanged at 50 BBL/D/1K in December from 50 BBL/D/1K in November of 2016.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 128.70 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Bahrain increased to 128.70 Index Points in March of 2017 from 127.50 Index Points in February.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Inflation Rate MoM at 0.90 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Bahrain increased 0.90 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Cpi Transportation at 125.70 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Bahrain increased to 125.70 Index Points in March of 2017 from 125.60 Index Points in February.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bahrain Food Inflation at -1.50 percent  
Cost of food in Bahrain decreased 1.50 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves at 725.90 BHD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bahrain decreased to 725.90 BHD Million in January from 815.90 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Loan Growth at -1.52 percent  
The value of loans in Bahrain decreased 1.52 percent in January of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Loans To Private Sector at 4140.70 BHD Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Bahrain decreased to 4140.70 BHD Million in January from 4161.50 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Money Supply M1 at 3413.00 BHD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Bahrain increased to 3413 BHD Million in January from 3316 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Money Supply M3 at 12190.00 BHD Million  
Money Supply M3 in Bahrain increased to 12190 BHD Million in January from 12022 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Money Supply M0 at 529.50 BHD Million  
Money Supply M0 in Bahrain decreased to 529.50 BHD Million in January from 535.30 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Money Supply M2 at 10296.00 BHD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Bahrain increased to 10296 BHD Million in January from 10168 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Consumer Credit at 3633.70 BHD Million  
Consumer Credit in Bahrain increased to 3633.70 BHD Million in January from 3607.70 BHD Million in December of 2016.
Friday April 21 2017
Bahrain Current Account at -561.30 BHD Million  
Bahrain recorded a Current Account deficit of 561.30 BHD Million in 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Agriculture at 34.95 BHD Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Bahrain increased to 34.95 BHD Million in 2016 from 34.90 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Construction at 857.16 BHD Million  
GDP From Construction in Bahrain increased to 857.16 BHD Million in 2016 from 826 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Manufacturing at 1716.61 BDT Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Bahrain increased to 1716.61 BDT Million in 2016 from 1699.20 BDT Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Mining at 2387.81 BHD Million  
GDP From Mining in Bahrain increased to 2387.81 BHD Million in 2016 from 2363.90 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Government Services at 1525.14 BHD Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Bahrain increased to 1525.14 BHD Million in 2016 from 1478.20 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Social and Personal Services at 614.83 BHD Million  
GDP From Services in Bahrain decreased to 614.83 BHD Million in 2016 from 686.40 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Transport at 867.32 BHD Million  
GDP From Transport in Bahrain increased to 867.32 BHD Million in 2016 from 838.60 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP From Utilities at 165.22 BHD Million  
GDP From Utilities in Bahrain increased to 165.22 BHD Million in 2016 from 151.10 BHD Million in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP Growth Rate at -2.70 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Bahrain contracted 2.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP Annual Growth Rate at 1.10 percent  
Bahrain's economy expanded 1.1 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, following a 3.9 percent growth in the previous period. It was the weakest growth since December quarter 2011, due to a slump in mining and quarrying (-9.5 percent from 1.4 percent in Q3) and manufacturing (-0.1 percent from 0.8 percent) and slower increase in financial services (6.3 percent from 7.4 percent in Q3), government services (2 percent from 3.5 percent) and construction (4.5 percent from 7.2 percent). On a quarterly basis, the GDP contracted 2.7 percent, compared to a 1.7 percent expansion in the previous period.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bahrain GDP Constant Prices at 11978.80 BHD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Bahrain increased to 11979 BHD Million in 2016 from 11592 BHD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain GDP Deflator at 101.13 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Bahrain decreased to 101.13 Index Points in 2015 from 111.58 Index Points in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain GDP at 31.12 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Bahrain was worth 31.12 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Bahrain represents 0.05 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Foreign Direct Investment at -299.70 BHD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Bahrain decreased by 299.70 BHD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Military Expenditure at 1401.00 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Bahrain decreased to 1401 USD Million in 2015 from 1475.30 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Interest Rate at 1.25 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Bahrain was last recorded at 1.25 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Bahrain stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Population at 1.42 Million  
The total population in Bahrain was estimated at 1.4 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Reverse Repo Rate at 1.00 percent  
Reverse Repo Rate in Bahrain increased to 1 in March from 0.75 in February of 2017.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Social Security Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Bahrain stands at 15 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Social Security Rate For Companies at 9.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Bahrain stands at 9 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Social Security Rate For Employees at 6.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Bahrain stands at 6 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Terrorism Index at 4.21  
Terrorism Index in Bahrain decreased to 4.21 in 2015 from 4.87 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Unemployment Rate at 3.70 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Bahrain remained unchanged at 3.70 percent in December from 3.70 percent in November of 2012.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain GDP per capita at 22348.00 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Bahrain was last recorded at 22348 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Bahrain is equivalent to 177 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain GDP per capita PPP at 43753.90 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Bahrain was last recorded at 43753.90 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Bahrain, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 246 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Gold Reserves at 4.67 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Bahrain remained unchanged at 4.67 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 4.67 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Budget at -5.00 percent of GDP  
Bahrain recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 5 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Budget Value at -455.10 BHD Million  
Bahrain recorded a government budget deficit of 455.10 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Debt at 7643.40 BHD Million  
Government Debt in Bahrain increased to 7643.40 BHD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 7468.40 BHD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Debt to GDP at 61.90 percent  
Bahrain recorded a government debt equivalent to 61.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Revenues at 3089.50 BHD Million  
Government Revenues in Bahrain increased to 3089.50 BHD Million in 2014 from 2943.70 BHD Million in 2013.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Government Spending at 1844.00 BHD Million  
Government Spending in Bahrain increased to 1844 BHD Million in 2015 from 1838 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 2634.70 BHD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Bahrain decreased to 2634.70 BHD Million in 2015 from 2996.10 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Construction Permits at 184.00 TENS  
Housing Index in Bahrain decreased to 184 TENS in the third quarter of 2014 from 209 TENS in the second quarter of 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Imports at 5906.80 BHD Million  
Imports in Bahrain decreased to 5906.80 BHD Million in 2015 from 7439 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Current Account to GDP at 3.30 percent  
Bahrain recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Bahrain at 1.00 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Bahrain increased to 1 percent in 2015 from 0.98 percent in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Bahrain at 63.00  
Bahrain is ranked 63 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Bahrain improved to 63 in 2016 from 66 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Employed Persons at 658600.00  
The number of employed persons in Bahrain increased to 658600 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 646840 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Exports at 6219.20 BHD Million  
Exports in Bahrain decreased to 6219.20 BHD Million in 2015 from 8835.20 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Fiscal Expenditure at 3544.60 BHD Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Bahrain increased to 3544.60 BHD Million in 2014 from 3353.70 BHD Million in 2013.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Consumer Spending at 4774.10 BHD Million  
Consumer Spending in Bahrain increased to 4774.10 BHD Million in 2015 from 4685.80 BHD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Corporate Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Bahrain stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Corruption Index at 43.00 Points  
Bahrain scored 43 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Corruption Rank at 70.00  
Bahrain is the 70 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Balance of Trade at 312.40 BHD Million  
Bahrain recorded a trade surplus of 312.40 BHD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Bank Lending Rate at 5.50 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Bahrain remained unchanged at 5.50 percent in September from 5.50 percent in August of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Capital Flows at 363.60 BHD Million  
Bahrain recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 363.60 BHD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Car Registrations at 430.00 Hundreds  
Car Registrations in Bahrain decreased to 430 Hundreds in 2013 from 439 Hundreds in 2012.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Changes in Inventories at 112.00 BHD Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Bahrain increased by 112 BHD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Competitiveness Index at 4.47 Points  
Bahrain scored 4.47 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Bahrain Competitiveness Rank at 48.00  
Bahrain is the 48 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Friday December 09 2016
Bahrain | Credit Rating at 60.00  
S&P Global Ratings has downgraded its Bahrain's long-term foreign sovereign credit rating by one notch to 'BB-' from 'BB', as the risk of a marked deterioration in external financing conditions has increased amid an ongoing decline in foreign exchange reserves and a recent restatement of external accounts. The outlook is stable. Moody's credit rating for Bahrain was last set at Ba2 with negative outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Bahrain was last reported at BB+ with stable outlook.
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