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Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Food Inflation at -0.26 percent  
Cost of food in Kuwait decreased 0.26 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Consumer Price Index Cpi at 144.20 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Kuwait increased to 144.20 Index Points in February of 2017 from 144.30 Index Points in January.
Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Inflation Rate MoM at -0.07 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Kuwait were steady in February of 2017 over the previous month.
Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.56 percent  
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 1.56 percent on Monday March 27.
Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Cpi Transportation at 138.00 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Kuwait were steady in February of 2017.
Tuesday March 28 2017
Kuwait Inflation Rate at 3.22 percent  
Consumer prices in Kuwait rose 3.22 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, compared to a 3.29 percent rise in January. It was the lowest inflation rate since August 2016 as prices rose at a slower pace for: health (1.55 percent from 1.94 percent in the prior month), recreation and culture (0.16 percent from 0.31 percent), and tobacco (0.07 percent from 0.39 percent). Prices increased at a faster pace for: transport (10.67 percent from 10.51 percent) and home furnishing and maintenance (4.08 percent from 4.02 percent). Inflation was steady for: restaurant and hotels (3.43 percent) and education (1.22 percent). Prices were unchanged for miscellaneous goods and services. In contrast prices fell for : food & beverages (-0.26 percent from 0.17 percent), clothing and footwear (-0.86 percent from -1.48 percent) and communication (-0.10 percent from 0.10 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices decreased 0.07 percent, the same pace as in January.
Monday March 27 2017
Kuwait Bank Lending Rate at 4.47 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Kuwait remained unchanged at 4.47 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 4.47 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday March 27 2017
Kuwait Producer Prices at 132.60 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Kuwait increased to 132.60 Index Points in September from 130.50 Index Points in August of 2016.
Friday March 24 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M3 at 35341.10 KWD Million  
Money Supply M3 in Kuwait decreased to 35341.10 KWD Million in January from 35618.70 KWD Million in December of 2016.
Friday March 24 2017
Kuwait Loans To Private Sector at 36110.60 KWD Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Kuwait decreased to 36110.60 KWD Million in January from 36201.70 KWD Million in December of 2016.
Friday March 24 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M1 at 9556.90 KWD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Kuwait decreased to 9556.90 KWD Million in January from 9589.10 KWD Million in December of 2016.
Thursday March 23 2017
Kuwait Reverse Repo Rate at 1.00 percent  
Reverse Repo Rate in Kuwait increased to 1 percent in March from 0.75 percent in February of 2017.
Wednesday March 22 2017
Kuwait Interest Rate at 2.75 percent  
Central Bank of Kuwait raised its discount rate by 25 bps to 2.75 percent on March 15th, 2017, after the US Federal Reserve hiked key rate. The decision reflects CBK’s efforts to ensure the continued competitiveness and attractiveness of the national currency as a store of domestic savings, which constitute a major source of funding provided by the local banking and financial units to the various sectors of the national economy and thus maintain a supporting environment for sustainable economic growth and development.
Tuesday March 21 2017
Kuwait Exports at 4118.00 KWD Million  
Exports in Kuwait increased to 4118 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 3622 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday March 21 2017
Kuwait Imports at 2424.00 KWD Million  
Imports in Kuwait increased to 2424 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2239 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday March 21 2017
Kuwait Balance of Trade at 1693.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a trade surplus of 1693 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Monday March 20 2017
Kuwait Loan Growth at 2.70 percent  
The value of loans in Kuwait increased 2.70 percent in January of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday March 20 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M2 at 35335.00 KWD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Kuwait decreased to 35335 KWD Million in January from 35612.60 KWD Million in December of 2016.
Thursday March 16 2017
Kuwait Gasoline Prices at 0.28 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Kuwait remained unchanged at 0.28 USD/Liter in February from 0.28 USD/Liter in January of 2017.
Thursday March 02 2017
Kuwait Corruption Index at 41.00 Points  
Kuwait scored 41 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday February 22 2017
Kuwait Crude Oil Production at 2710.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Kuwait decreased to 2710 BBL/D/1K in January from 2844 BBL/D/1K in December of 2016.
Wednesday February 22 2017
Kuwait Gold Reserves at 78.96 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Kuwait remained unchanged at 78.96 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 78.96 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday February 16 2017
Kuwait Remittances at 5325.00 KWD Million  
Remittances in Kuwait increased to 5325 KWD Million in 2014 from 4170 KWD Million in 2013.
Thursday February 16 2017
Kuwait Capital Flows at -2189.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 2189 KWD Million in 2015.
Thursday January 26 2017
Kuwait Corruption Rank at 75.00  
Kuwait is the 75 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 17 2017
Kuwait GDP per capita PPP at 70107.46 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Kuwait was last recorded at 70107.46 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Kuwait, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 395 percent of the world's average.
Thursday January 12 2017
Kuwait GDP per capita at 35888.60 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Kuwait was last recorded at 35888.60 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Kuwait is equivalent to 284 percent of the world's average.
Thursday January 12 2017
Kuwait GDP at 114.04 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kuwait was worth 112.81 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Kuwait represents 0.18 percent of the world economy.
Friday January 06 2017
Kuwait Government Budget at 1.70 percent of GDP  
Kuwait recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 1.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Friday January 06 2017
Kuwait Government Debt to GDP at 11.20 percent  
Kuwait recorded a government debt equivalent to 11.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Friday January 06 2017
Kuwait Current Account at 471.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 471 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday January 05 2017
Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment at 22.00 KWD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Kuwait increased by 22 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday January 05 2017
Kuwait Government Revenues at 961.00 KWD Million  
Government Revenues in Kuwait decreased to 961 KWD Million in December from 996.70 KWD Million in November of 2015.
Thursday January 05 2017
Kuwait Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 8580.00 KWD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Kuwait increased to 8580 KWD Million in 2015 from 7363.60 KWD Million in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Fiscal Expenditure at 1392.90 KWD Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Kuwait increased to 1392.90 KWD Million in December from 910.70 KWD Million in November of 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait at 2.00 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait decreased to 2 percent in 2015 from 2.02 percent in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Kuwait at 98.00  
Kuwait is ranked 98 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Kuwait improved to 98 in 2016 from 101 in 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Competitiveness Index at 4.53 Points  
Kuwait scored 4.53 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Competitiveness Rank at 38.00  
Kuwait is the 38 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.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Tourist Arrivals at 6528.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Kuwait increased to 6528 Thousand in 2014 from 6217 Thousand in 2013.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Unemployment Rate at 2.20 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Kuwait decreased to 3.10 percent in 2013 from 3.40 percent in 2012.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate at 22.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Kuwait stands at 22 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Companies at 11.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Kuwait stands at 11.50 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Employees at 10.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Kuwait stands at 10.50 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Terrorism Index at 4.45  
Terrorism Index in Kuwait increased to 4.45 in 2015 from 0.02 in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 0 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Population at 3.89 Million  
The total population in Kuwait was estimated at 3.9 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Consumer Spending at 14179.00 KWD Million  
Consumer Spending in Kuwait increased to 14179 KWD Million in 2015 from 13413.60 KWD Million in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 15 percent.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Current Account to GDP at 11.50 percent  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 11.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Government Spending at 8427.10 KWD Million  
Government Spending in Kuwait decreased to 8427.10 KWD Million in 2015 from 9011.30 KWD Million in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait Government Budget Value at -431.90 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a government budget deficit of 431.90 KWD Million in December of 2015.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait GDP Constant Prices at 40033.20 KWD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Kuwait increased to 40033.20 KWD Million in 2015 from 39307.40 KWD Million in 2014.
Wednesday January 04 2017
Kuwait GDP Annual Growth Rate at 1.80 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kuwait expanded 1.80 percent in 2015 from the previous year.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Kuwait | Credit Rating at 90.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Kuwait stands at AA with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Kuwait was last set at Aa2 with negative outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Kuwait was last reported at AA with stable outlook.
Wednesday November 02 2016
Kuwait Foreign Exchange Reserves at 826.00 KWD million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Kuwait increased to 826 in 2015 from -354 in 2014.
Tuesday June 14 2016
Kuwait Tourism Revenues at 12280.00 USD Million  
Tourism Revenues in Kuwait increased to 12280 USD Million in 2014 from 10567 USD Million in 2013.
Tuesday June 14 2016
Kuwait Military Expenditure at 5942.40 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Kuwait increased to 5942.40 USD Million in 2014 from 5843.70 USD Million in 2013.
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