Kuwait | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 2.2 % Dec/15
Inflation Rate 3.51 % Dec/16
Interest Rate 2.5 % Jan/17
Balance of Trade 1385 KWD Million Sep/16
Government Debt to GDP 11.2 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Stock Market 6810 points Feb/17
Currency 0.31 Feb/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.8 % Dec/15
GDP 114 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 40033 KWD Million Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 8580 KWD Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 35889 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 70107 USD Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 2.2 % Dec/15
Population 3.89 Million Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 3.51 % Dec/16
Producer Prices 133 Index Points Sep/16
Consumer Price Index Cpi 144 Index Points Dec/16
Cpi Transportation 138 Index Points Dec/16
Food Inflation 0.71 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.98 % Dec/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 2.5 % Jan/17
Money Supply M1 9589 KWD Million Dec/16
Money Supply M2 35613 KWD Million Dec/16
Money Supply M3 35619 KWD Million Dec/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2 % Dec/15
Foreign Exchange Reserves 826 KWD million Dec/15
Interbank Rate 1.56 % Feb/17
Loan Growth 2.5 % Dec/16
Loans To Private Sector 36202 KWD Million Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1385 KWD Million Sep/16
Exports 3624 KWD Million Sep/16
Imports 2239 KWD Million Sep/16
Current Account 471 KWD Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP 11.5 % Dec/15
Capital Flows -2189 KWD Million Dec/15
Remittances 5325 KWD Million Dec/14
Tourist Arrivals 6528 Thousand Dec/14
Gold Reserves 78.96 Tonnes Dec/16
Crude Oil Production 2710 BBL/D/1K Jan/17
Foreign Direct Investment 22 KWD Million Sep/16
Terrorism Index 4.45 Dec/15
Tourism Revenues 12280 USD Million Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 11.2 % Dec/15
Government Budget 1.7 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -432 KWD Million Dec/15
Government Spending 8427 KWD Million Dec/15
Government Revenues 961 KWD Million Dec/15
Fiscal Expenditure 1393 KWD Million Dec/15
Credit Rating 90
Military Expenditure 5942 USD Million Dec/14
Business Last Reference
Competitiveness Index 4.53 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 38 Dec/17
Corruption Index 41 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 75 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 98 Dec/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 14179 KWD Million Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 4.47 % Sep/16
Gasoline Prices 0.28 USD/Liter Jan/17
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 15 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 0 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 22 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 11.5 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.5 % Dec/16




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. 2/25/2017