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Friday July 19 2019
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.56 percent  
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 1.56 percent on Thursday July 18.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait Interest Rate at 3.00 percent  
The Central Bank of Kuwait left its key discount rate steady at 3 percent on December 19th 2018, despite the Fed's decision to hike the funds rate by 25 bps. It was the third straight time policymakers do not follow the Fed, saying the decision aims to maintain the attractiveness and competitiveness of the national currency as a store for domestic savings and preserve a non-inflationary growth of the non-oil sectors. Kuwait does not have its currency pegged to the dollar. The country links its dinar to a basket of currencies
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait GDP Growth Rate at -1.90 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kuwait contracted 1.90 percent in the first quarter of 2019 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait Consumer Spending at 15760.50 KWD Million  
Consumer Spending in Kuwait increased to 15760.50 KWD Million in 2017 from 15169.20 KWD Million in 2016.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait Government Spending at 9114.90 KWD Million  
Government Spending in Kuwait increased to 9114.90 KWD Million in 2017 from 8688.50 KWD Million in 2016.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 10541.90 KWD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Kuwait increased to 10541.90 KWD Million in 2017 from 9044.80 KWD Million in 2016.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait GDP Constant Prices at 10047.90 KWD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Kuwait decreased to 10047.90 KWD Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 10244.80 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday July 16 2019
Kuwait GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.60 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kuwait expanded 2.60 percent in the first quarter of 2019 over the same quarter of the previous year.
Sunday July 14 2019
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 stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Kuwait was last reported at AA with stable outlook.
Saturday July 13 2019
Kuwait Loans To Private Sector at 39476.30 KWD Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Kuwait increased to 39476.30 KWD Million in May from 38988.80 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Thursday July 11 2019
Kuwait Crude Oil Production at 2643.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Kuwait decreased to 2643 BBL/D/1K in June from 2709 BBL/D/1K in May of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Banks Balance Sheet at 67392.40 KWD Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Kuwait increased to 67392.40 KWD Million in May from 67244.60 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Central Bank Balance Sheet at 11382.90 KWD Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Kuwait increased to 11382.90 KWD Million in May from 11275 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Money Supply M1 at 11418.30 KWD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Kuwait increased to 11418.30 KWD Million in May from 10963.20 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Money Supply M3 at 38242.30 KWD Million  
Money Supply M3 in Kuwait decreased to 38242.30 KWD Million in May from 38815.40 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Money Supply M2 at 38242.30 KWD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Kuwait decreased to 38242.30 KWD Million in May from 38815.40 KWD Million in April of 2019.
Tuesday July 09 2019
Kuwait Loan Growth at 6.00 percent  
The value of loans in Kuwait increased 6 percent in May of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday July 08 2019
Kuwait GDP per capita PPP at 65515.40 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Kuwait was last recorded at 65515.40 US dollars in 2018, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Kuwait, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 369 percent of the world's average.
Saturday July 06 2019
Kuwait Crude Oil Rigs at 33.00  
Crude Oil Rigs in Kuwait remained unchanged at 33 in June from 33 in May of 2019.
Wednesday July 03 2019
Kuwait GDP per capita at 33537.90 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Kuwait was last recorded at 33537.90 US dollars in 2018. The GDP per Capita in Kuwait is equivalent to 266 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday July 02 2019
Kuwait GDP at 141.68 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kuwait was worth 141.68 billion US dollars in 2018. The GDP value of Kuwait represents 0.23 percent of the world economy.
Saturday June 29 2019
Kuwait Gasoline Prices at 0.28 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Kuwait remained unchanged at 0.28 USD/Liter in June from 0.28 USD/Liter in May of 2019.
Saturday June 29 2019
Kuwait Consumer Price Index Cpi at 113.50 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Kuwait increased to 113.50 Index Points in May from 113.30 Index Points in April of 2019.
Monday June 24 2019
Kuwait Inflation Rate at 0.80 percent  
The annual inflation rate in Kuwait increased to 0.8 percent in May of 2019 from 0.7 percent in the prior month. Prices advanced faster mostly for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.0 percent vs 0.9 percent in April) and clothing & footwear (0.7 percent vs 0.5 percent) while cost declined less for housing & utilities (-0.5 percent vs -0.6 percent) and miscellaneous goods & services (-0.2 percent vs -0.4 percent). On the other hand, prices went up at a softer pace for furnishing & household equipment (2.1 percent vs 2.2 percent); transport (1.6 percent vs 1.9 percent); recreation & culture (1.8 percent vs 2.0 percent) and health (2.3 percent vs 2.9 percent) while inflation was steady for education (at 1.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.2 percent, after a flat reading in the previous month.
Monday June 24 2019
Kuwait Food Inflation at 1.03 percent  
Cost of food in Kuwait increased 1.03 percent in May of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday June 24 2019
Kuwait CPI Transportation at 120.90 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Kuwait decreased to 120.90 Index Points in May of 2019 from 121.10 Index Points in April of 2019.
Monday June 24 2019
Kuwait Inflation Rate MoM at 0.18 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Kuwait increased 0.18 percent in May of 2019 over the previous month.
Monday June 17 2019
Kuwait Social Security Rate at 22.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Kuwait stands at 22 percent.
Monday June 17 2019
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Employees at 10.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Kuwait stands at 10.50 percent.
Monday June 17 2019
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Companies at 11.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Kuwait stands at 11.50 percent.
Wednesday June 05 2019
Kuwait Gold Reserves at 79.00 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Kuwait remained unchanged at 79 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2019 from 79 Tonnes in the first quarter of 2019.
Monday June 03 2019
Kuwait Foreign Exchange Reserves Change at -610.00 KWD million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Kuwait increased to -610 KWD million in 2017 from -1100 KWD million in 2016.
Wednesday May 29 2019
Kuwait Labor Force Participation Rate at 74.80 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Kuwait decreased to 74.80 percent in 2018 from 74.90 percent in 2017.
Tuesday May 21 2019
Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment at -25.00 KWD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Kuwait decreased by 25 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday May 21 2019
Kuwait Current Account at 1643.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 1643 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday May 15 2019
Kuwait Wholesale Prices at 136.90 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Kuwait increased to 136.90 Index Points in December from 136.80 Index Points in November of 2018.
Wednesday May 15 2019
Kuwait Reverse Repo Rate at 2.50 percent  
Reverse Repo Rate in Kuwait remained unchanged at 2.50 percent in April from 2.50 percent in March of 2019.
Monday May 13 2019
Kuwait Population at 4.60 Million  
The total population in Kuwait was estimated at 4.6 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures.
Monday May 13 2019
Kuwait Capital Flows at -7389.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 7389 KWD Million in 2018.
Monday May 06 2019
Kuwait Military Expenditure at 7211.00 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Kuwait increased to 7211 USD Million in 2018 from 6765 USD Million in 2017.
Saturday May 04 2019
Kuwait Balance of Trade at 2789.60 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a trade surplus of 2789.60 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Saturday May 04 2019
Kuwait Exports at 5411.30 KWD Million  
Exports in Kuwait decreased to 5411.30 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 5945.60 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday May 04 2019
Kuwait Remittances at 1034.00 KWD Million  
Remittances in Kuwait decreased to 1034 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 1057 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday May 04 2019
Kuwait Imports at 2621.70 KWD Million  
Imports in Kuwait decreased to 2621.70 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 2807 KWD Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday May 04 2019
Kuwait Bank Lending Rate at 4.83 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Kuwait increased to 4.83 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 4.82 percent in the third quarter of 2018.
Friday May 03 2019
Kuwait Government Debt to GDP at 14.80 percent  
Kuwait recorded a government debt equivalent to 14.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Friday May 03 2019
Kuwait Current Account to GDP at 12.70 percent  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 12.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Wednesday April 10 2019
Kuwait Government Budget at 11.40 percent of GDP  
Kuwait recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 6.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Thursday March 07 2019
Kuwait Government Budget Value at -431.90 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a government budget deficit of 431.90 KWD Million in December of 2015.
Thursday March 07 2019
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.
Friday March 01 2019
Kuwait Unemployment Rate at 2.06 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Kuwait decreased to 2.06 percent in 2018 from 2.08 percent in 2017.
Friday March 01 2019
Kuwait Tourist Arrivals at 7055.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Kuwait increased to 7055 Thousand in 2016 from 6941 Thousand in 2015.
Monday February 11 2019
Kuwait Terrorism Index at 3.13  
Terrorism Index in Kuwait decreased to 3.13 in 2017 from 3.80 in 2016.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Kuwait Corruption Index at 41.00 Points  
Kuwait scored 41 points out of 100 on the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Kuwait Corruption Rank at 78.00  
Kuwait is the 78 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday December 03 2018
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.
Monday November 05 2018
Ease of Doing Business in Kuwait at 97.00  
Kuwait is ranked 97 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Kuwait deteriorated to 97 in 2018 from 96 in 2017.
Wednesday October 24 2018
Kuwait Tourism Revenues at 643.00 USD Million  
Tourism Revenues in Kuwait decreased to 643 USD Million in 2017 from 831 USD Million in 2016.
Thursday October 18 2018
Kuwait Competitiveness Rank at 54.00  
Kuwait is the 54 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Kuwait Competitiveness Index at 62.14 Points  
Kuwait scored 62.14 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday May 28 2018
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait at 1.60 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait remained unchanged at 1.60 percent in 2017 from 1.60 percent in 2016.
Friday February 09 2018
Kuwait Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 0 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Kuwait Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 15 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Kuwait Average Precipitation at 39.18 mm  
Precipitation in Kuwait increased to 39.18 mm in December from 13.26 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Kuwait Average Temperature at 13.13 celsius  
Temperature in Kuwait decreased to 13.13 celsius in December from 20.26 celsius in November of 2015.
Friday October 27 2017
Kuwait Internet Speed at 7920.05 KBps  
Internet Speed in Kuwait decreased to 7920.05 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 9026.02 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Kuwait IP Addresses at 126534.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Kuwait decreased to 126534 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 135358 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
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