Kuwait | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 2.2 % Dec/15
Inflation Rate 2.85 % Apr/16
Interest Rate 2.25 % Apr/16
Balance of Trade 1049 KWD Million Dec/15
Government Debt to GDP 7.1 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Stock Market 5379 points May/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 69878 USD Dec/14
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 2.2 % Dec/15
Population 3.48 Million Dec/14
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.85 % Apr/16
Producer Prices 129 Index Points Dec/15
Consumer Price Index Cpi 141 Index Points Apr/16
Cpi Transportation 123 Index Points Apr/16
Food Inflation 2.6 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.07 % Apr/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 2.25 % Apr/16
Money Supply M1 9186 KWD Million Feb/16
Money Supply M2 34930 KWD Million Feb/16
Money Supply M3 34942 KWD Million Feb/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.02 % Dec/14
Interbank Rate 1.56 % May/16
Loan Growth 6.8 % Feb/16
Loans To Private Sector 35109 KWD Million Feb/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1049 KWD Million Dec/15
Exports 3532 KWD Million Dec/15
Imports 2483 KWD Million Dec/15
Current Account 1169 KWD Million Sep/15
Current Account to GDP 31.3 % 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 Dec/15
Crude Oil Production 2900 BBL/D/1K Apr/16
Foreign Direct Investment 3 KWD Million Sep/15
Terrorism Index 0.02 Dec/14
Tourism Revenues 12280 USD Million Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 7.1 % Dec/14
Government Budget 26.59 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Budget Value -432 KWD Million Dec/15
Government Spending 9011 KWD Million Dec/14
Government Revenues 961 KWD Million Dec/15
Fiscal Expenditure 1393 KWD Million Dec/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 4.38 % Dec/15
Gasoline Prices 0.2 USD/Liter Apr/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 15 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 0 % Dec/15
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. 5/31/2016