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Tuesday May 30 2017
Kuwait Consumer Price Index Cpi at 144.30 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Kuwait decreased to 144.30 Index Points in April from 144.40 Index Points in March of 2017.
Tuesday May 30 2017
Kuwait Inflation Rate at 2.63 percent  
Consumer prices in Kuwait increased 2.63 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, at the same pace as in the previous month. Inflation was steady for housing (4.28 percent); furnishing and maintenance (2.87 percent); education (1.15 percent); transport (12.08 percent) and recreation and culture (0.23 percent). Prices fell for food & beverages (-0.2 percent vs -0.1 percent) and clothing and footwear (-1.1 percent vs -0.6 percent). Meanwhile, cost accelerated for health (1.8 percent vs 1.5 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices decreased 0.1 percent.
Tuesday May 30 2017
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.56 percent  
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 1.56 percent on Friday May 26.
Tuesday May 30 2017
Kuwait Food Inflation at -0.20 percent  
Cost of food in Kuwait decreased 0.20 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday May 30 2017
Kuwait Cpi Transportation at 138.20 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Kuwait remained unchanged at 138.20 Index Points in April of 2017 from 138.20 Index Points in March of 2017.
Monday May 29 2017
Kuwait Inflation Rate MoM at -0.07 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Kuwait decreased 0.07 percent in April of 2017 over the previous month.
Monday May 29 2017
Kuwait | Credit Rating at 90.00  
Moody's has changed its outlook for Kuwait’s sovereign credit rating to stable from negative and affirmed the country’s long-term foreign credit rating at Aa2, in a view that institutional strength and fiscal performance have improved. Standard & Poor's credit rating for Kuwait stands at AA with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Kuwait was last reported at AA with stable outlook.
Friday May 26 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M3 at 36721.00 KWD Million  
Money Supply M3 in Kuwait increased to 36721 KWD Million in March from 35578.80 KWD Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Kuwait Loans To Private Sector at 36921.60 KWD Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Kuwait increased to 36921.60 KWD Million in March from 36268.10 KWD Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M1 at 10309.10 KWD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Kuwait increased to 10309.10 KWD Million in March from 9632.50 KWD Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 23 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.
Sunday May 21 2017
Kuwait Crude Oil Production at 2710.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Kuwait increased to 2710 BBL/D/1K in April from 2700 BBL/D/1K in March of 2017.
Saturday May 20 2017
Kuwait Loan Growth at 3.60 percent  
The value of loans in Kuwait increased 3.60 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Saturday May 20 2017
Kuwait Money Supply M2 at 36704.20 KWD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Kuwait increased to 36704.20 KWD Million in March from 35734.30 KWD Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 12 2017
Kuwait Tourist Arrivals at 6941.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Kuwait increased to 6941 Thousand in 2015 from 6528 Thousand in 2014.
Wednesday May 10 2017
Kuwait Gasoline Prices at 0.28 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Kuwait remained unchanged at 0.28 USD/Liter in April from 0.28 USD/Liter in March of 2017.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Current Account at 714.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 714 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Current Account to GDP at 5.24 percent  
Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 5.24 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Reverse Repo Rate at 1.00 percent  
Reverse Repo Rate in Kuwait remained unchanged at 1 percent in April from 1 percent in March of 2017.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Population at 4.40 Million  
The total population in Kuwait was estimated at 4.4 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Wholesale Prices at 134.80 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Kuwait increased to 134.80 Index Points in March from 134.70 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 09 2017
Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment at 39.00 KWD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Kuwait increased by 39 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Wednesday May 03 2017
Kuwait Foreign Exchange Reserves at 826.00 KWD million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Kuwait increased to 826 KWD million in 2015 from -354 KWD million in 2014.
Wednesday May 03 2017
Kuwait Capital Flows at -2189.00 KWD Million  
Kuwait recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 2189 KWD Million in 2015.
Friday April 28 2017
Kuwait Bank Lending Rate at 4.51 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Kuwait increased to 4.51 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 4.47 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 25 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait at 1.60 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Kuwait decreased to 1.60 percent in 2016 from 2 percent in 2015.
Friday April 21 2017
Kuwait Remittances at 4492.00 KWD Million  
Remittances in Kuwait decreased to 4492 KWD Million in 2015 from 5325 KWD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate at 22.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Kuwait stands at 22 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Companies at 11.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Kuwait stands at 11.50 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Social Security Rate For Employees at 10.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Kuwait stands at 10.50 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Terrorism Index at 4.45  
Terrorism Index in Kuwait increased to 4.45 in 2015 from 0.02 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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 April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 2017
Kuwait Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Kuwait stands at 15 percent.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 2017
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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
Monday April 03 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.
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