Kuwait | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Stock Market 5758 Sep/15 5763 5655 : 8301
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 176 Dec/13 174 1.83 : 176
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.82 Dec/13 6.1 -20.62 : 33.99
GDP Constant Prices 39239 Dec/13 38667 572 : 39239
GDP per capita 30147 Dec/13 30787 3816 : 36040
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 6908 Dec/13 6238 96 : 7262
GDP per capita PPP 79395 Dec/13 81080 72630 : 94915
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.5 Dec/13 2.72 0.5 : 7.18
Population 3.48 Dec/14 3.37 0.26 : 3.48
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 3.6 Jul/15 3.5 -1.15 : 11.64
Producer Prices 128 Mar/15 128 80.4 : 129
Food Inflation 4.1 Jul/15 3.65 -1.6 : 14.2
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2 Aug/15 2 2 : 7.25
Money Supply M1 9894 Jun/15 9693 1042 : 9979
Money Supply M2 35718 Jun/15 35697 6378 : 35718
Money Supply M3 35792 Jun/15 35771 6516 : 35792
Loan Growth 4.7 Jun/15 4.6 0.6 : 43.8
Loans To Private Sector 33754 Jun/15 33292 1456 : 33754
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1540 Mar/15 3604 25.3 : 7066
Exports 3943 Mar/15 5942 648 : 8855
Imports 2403 Mar/15 2338 440 : 2403
Current Account 1566 Dec/14 4223 675 : 18142
Current Account to GDP 38.8 Dec/13 43.23 -242 : 54.57
Remittances 5325 Dec/14 4170 371 : 5325
Capital Flows -15448 Dec/14 -19168 -22336 : 920
Tourist Arrivals 6217 Dec/13 5729 1443 : 6217
Gold Reserves 78.97 Mar/15 78.96 78.72 : 80.51
Crude Oil Production 2550 May/15 2650 0 : 3768
Foreign Direct Investment 26 Dec/14 12 12 : 721
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 28.93 Dec/13 34.06 -151 : 43.3
Government Debt to GDP 7.14 Dec/14 6.54 1.09 : 203
Government Budget Value 90.1 Dec/14 841 -6066 : 2820
Government Spending 8387 Dec/13 7379 102 : 8387
Credit Rating 90 :
Fiscal Expenditure 2083 Dec/14 957 74.1 : 8712
Government Revenues 2173 Dec/14 1797 22.8 : 3556
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Competitiveness Index 4.5 Dec/15 4.55 4.5 : 4.68
Competitiveness Rank 40 Dec/15 36 30 : 40
Corruption Index 44 Dec/14 43 41 : 53
Corruption Rank 67 Dec/14 69 35 : 69
Ease of Doing Business 86 Dec/14 104 52 : 104
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 12123 Dec/13 11497 198 : 12123
Bank Lending Rate 4.39 Mar/15 4.38 4.35 : 9.1
Gasoline Prices 0.2 Aug/15 0.22 0.17 : 0.24
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 Dec/15 15 15 : 55
Personal Income Tax Rate 0 Dec/14 0 0 : 0
Social Security Rate 20 Dec/15 18.5 15.5 : 20
Social Security Rate For Companies 11.5 Dec/15 11 10.5 : 11.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.5 Dec/15 7.5 5 : 8.5




Economic Indicators for Kuwait including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Kuwait economy. 9/4/2015