Kuwait | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.5 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 3 % Dec/15
Interest Rate 2.25 % Dec/15
Balance of Trade 1836 KWD Million Sep/15
Government Debt to GDP 7.14 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Stock Market 5198 points Feb/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.6 % Dec/14
GDP 164 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 38477 KWD Million Dec/14
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 7364 KWD Million Dec/14
GDP per capita 30147 USD Dec/13
GDP per capita PPP 79395 USD Dec/13
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.5 % Dec/13
Population 3.48 Million Dec/14
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 3 % Dec/15
Producer Prices 129 Index Points Sep/15
Consumer Price Index Cpi 140 Index Points Dec/15
Food Inflation 4.6 % Dec/15
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 % Dec/15
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 2.25 % Dec/15
Money Supply M1 9033 KWD Million Nov/15
Money Supply M2 33514 KWD Million Nov/15
Money Supply M3 33537 KWD Million Nov/15
Deposit Interest Rate 2.02 % Dec/14
Interbank Rate 1.56 Percent Feb/16
Loan Growth 5.7 Percent Nov/15
Loans To Private Sector 34513 KWD Million Nov/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1836 KWD Million Sep/15
Exports 4171 KWD Million Sep/15
Imports 2335 KWD Million Sep/15
Current Account 1338 KWD Million Jun/15
Current Account to GDP 31 % Dec/14
Capital Flows -15448 KWD Million Dec/14
Remittances 5325 KWD Million Dec/14
Tourist Arrivals 6217 Thousand Dec/13
Gold Reserves 78.96 Tonnes Sep/15
Crude Oil Production 2550 BBL/D/1K Oct/15
Foreign Direct Investment 3 KWD Million Sep/15
Terrorism Index 0.02 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 7.14 % Dec/14
Government Budget 26.3 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Budget Value 1410 KWD Million Jun/15
Government Spending 9011 KWD Million Dec/14
Government Revenues 2111 KWD Million Jun/15
Fiscal Expenditure 701 KWD Million Jun/15
Credit Rating 90
Business Last Reference
Competitiveness Index 4.59 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 34 Dec/16
Corruption Index 49 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 55 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 101 Dec/15
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 13147 KWD Million Dec/14
Bank Lending Rate 4.34 % Sep/15
Gasoline Prices 0.2 USD/Liter Jan/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 15 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 0 % Dec/14
Social Security Rate 20 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 11.5 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.5 % Dec/15

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. 2/8/2016