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Kuwait

Kuwait ( (listen); Arabic: الكويت‎ al-Kuwayt, Gulf Arabic pronunciation: [ɪl‿ɪkweːt] or [lɪkweːt]), officially the State of Kuwait (Arabic: دولة الكويت‎ Dawlat al-Kuwayt), is a country in Western Asia. It is situated in the northern edge of Eastern Arabia at the tip of the Persian Gulf, bordering Iraq to the north and Saudi Arabia to the south. Kuwait also shares maritime borders with Iran. Kuwait has a coastal length of approximately 500 km (311 mi). Most of the country's population reside in the urban agglomeration of the capital city Kuwait City. As of 2021, Kuwait has a population of 4.67 million people where 1.45 million are Kuwaitis and 3.2 million are foreign nationals.Historically, Kuwait was a strategic trade port between Mesopotamia, Persia and India. Oil reserves were discovered in commercial quantities in 1938. In 1946, crude oil was exported for the first time. From 1946 to 1982, the country underwent large-scale modernization, largely based on income from oil production. In the 1980s, Kuwait experienced a period of geopolitical instability and an economic crisis following the stock market crash. In 1990, Kuwait was invaded, and later annexed into one of Iraq's governorates by Iraq under Sadda... [More]
  • Last : 9,422.25
  • High : 9,458
  • Low : 9,367
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 9,403.75
  • Time : 12:44:38
  • Yesterday : 4,000
  • Change % : 135.56%
  • Change : 5,422.25
  • Last : 0.3029 (KWD)
  • High : 0.303
  • Low : 0.3026
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.3028
  • Time : 12:16:29
  • Yesterday : 0.3029
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 0.343 (KWD)
  • High : 0.3431
  • Low : 0.3425
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.3427
  • Time : 12:23:39
  • Yesterday : 0.3426
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 0.0004

Kuwait Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
CAD/KWD Ask 0.2381 0.2368 0.2361 0.2381 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 12:42
SAR/KWD Ask 0.0801 0.0807 0.0801 0.0808 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 12:42
KWD/AED Ask 12.2 12.14 12.14 12.2 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 12:42
KWD/USD Ask 3.3102 3.3103 3.3095 3.3115 0.00 0.04% 2021/12/02 Time 12:42
KWD/PKR Ask 585.82 585.8 580.19 585.82 4.83 0.83% 2021/12/02 Time 12:23

Kuwait Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Mezzan Holding Co 590 - 590 590 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/01 Time 20:52
Al Masaken Intl Real Estate Development 43.5 - 43.5 43.5 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/01 Time 20:52
Specialities Gr. 121 - 121 121 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/01 Time 20:52
Amar Finance Leasing 68.6 - 68.6 68.6 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/01 Time 20:52
Integrated Holding 375 - 375 375 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/01 Time 20:52

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade
1620.70 21 Mar 838 25.3 : 7066 Quarterly Mar/21
Bank Lending Rate
3.85 21 Mar 3.93 3.85 : 9.1 Quarterly
Banks Balance Sheet
0 21 Aug 73866 9942 : 75564 Monthly
CPI Transportation
130.70 21 May 131 102 : 131 Monthly
Capital Flows
0 20 Dec -7469 -22337 : 21172 Yearly
Central Bank Balance Sheet
0 21 Aug 12592 1046 : 14064 Monthly
Competitiveness Index
0 19 Dec 62.14 4.5 : 65.1 Yearly
Competitiveness Rank
0 19 Dec 54 30 : 56 Yearly
Consumer Price Index Cpi
119.40 21 May 119 65.3 : 119 Monthly
Consumer Spending
17100.40 19 Dec 16643 198 : 17100 Yearly
Coronavirus Cases
0 21 Oct 412557 0 : 412578 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 2460 0 : 2461 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 332678 0 : 334445 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
0 21 Oct 54.88 0.06 : 72.59 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
0 21 Oct 2375455 2500 : 3100000 Daily
Corporate Tax Rate
15.00 21 Dec 15 15 : 55 Yearly
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 40 39 : 53 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 85 35 : 85 Yearly
Credit Rating
0 21 Oct : Monthly 85
Crude Oil Production
2474.00 21 Sep 2445 0 : 3768 Monthly
Crude Oil Rigs
0 21 Aug 18 1 : 47 Monthly
Currency
0.30 21 Oct 0.3 0.26 : 0.32 Daily
Current Account
0 21 Mar 3648 -908 : 18142 Quarterly
Current Account to GDP
0.80 20 Dec 16.4 -242 : 54.57 Yearly
Deposit Interest Rate
1.60 20 Dec 1.9 1.6 : 9.21 Yearly
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 97 52 : 104 Yearly
Exports
0 21 Mar 3152 648 : 8855 Quarterly
Food Inflation
11.34 21 May 10.75 -1.6 : 14.2 Monthly
Foreign Direct Investment
0 21 Mar -138 -138 : 721 Quarterly
Foreign Exchange Reserves
-2451.00 20 Dec 800 -2451 : 826 Yearly
GDP
136.20 19 Dec 138 1.83 : 174 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
-11.20 20 Dec -11.5 -20.62 : 33.99 Quarterly
GDP Constant Prices
9011.40 20 Dec 8608 572 : 19956 Quarterly
GDP Growth Rate
4.70 20 Dec 0.4 -12.6 : 13.5 Quarterly
GDP Per Capita Ppp
49853.74 19 Dec 50479 49854 : 75581 Yearly
GDP per capita
32702.25 19 Dec 33112 32702 : 49578 Yearly
Gasoline Prices
0.28 21 Oct 0.28 0.17 : 0.28 Monthly
Gold Reserves
0 21 Jun 78.97 13 : 105 Quarterly
Government Budget
-9.40 20 Dec 4.4 -151 : 43.3 Yearly
Government Debt to GDP
11.50 20 Dec 11.8 1.09 : 151 Yearly Dec/20
Government Spending
10429.00 19 Dec 9624 102 : 10429 Yearly Dec/19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
10344.90 19 Dec 10706 96 : 10706 Yearly
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 135358 69969 : 990909 Quarterly
Imports
0 21 Mar 2314 440 : 2807 Quarterly
Inflation Rate
3.20 21 May 3.1 -1.15 : 11.7 Monthly
Inflation Rate Mom
0.34 21 May -0.17 -0.8 : 2.2 Monthly
Interbank Rate
1.56 21 Oct 1.56 0.63 : 11.95 Daily
Interest Rate
1.50 21 Oct 1.5 1.5 : 7.25 Daily
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 9026 1026 : 9026 Quarterly
Labor Force Participation Rate
0 20 Dec 73.49 64.11 : 73.49 Yearly
Loan Growth
3.73 21 Aug 3.51 0.6 : 43.8 Monthly
Loans To Private Sector
0 21 Aug 43033 1456 : 43323 Monthly
Military Expenditure
0 20 Dec 7374 620 : 25171 Yearly
Money Supply M1
0 21 Aug 12576 1042 : 13098 Monthly
Money Supply M2
38885.70 21 Aug 38799 6378 : 40509 Monthly
Money Supply M3
0 21 Aug 38799 6516 : 40509 Monthly
Personal Income Tax Rate
0.00 21 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly
Population
4.27 20 Dec 4.21 0.26 : 4.27 Yearly
Producer Prices
139.00 21 Mar 139 80.4 : 139 Monthly
Remittances
0 21 Mar 1476 943 : 1476 Quarterly
Reverse Repo Rate
0.88 21 Aug 0.88 0.75 : 5.87 Monthly
Social Security Rate
22.00 21 Dec 22 15.5 : 22 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Companies
11.50 21 Dec 11.5 10.5 : 11.5 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Employees
10.50 21 Dec 10.5 5 : 10.5 Yearly
Stock Market
7100.13 21 Oct 7035 4340 : 7106 Daily
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 2.49 0 : 4.45 Yearly
Tourism Revenues
0 19 Dec 919 286 : 1176 Yearly
Tourist Arrivals
0 19 Dec 8508 3899 : 8599 Yearly
Unemployment Rate
2.30 20 Dec 2.41 0.5 : 3.6 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 1620.70 2539 2512 2512 2558 2411 Mar/21
Bank Lending Rate 3.85 3.85 4.1 4.1 3.85 4.35
CPI Transportation 130.70 131 131 131 131 131
Consumer Price Index Cpi 119.40 123 123 122 122 125
Consumer Spending 17100.40 18810 18468 17613 17405 19751
Corporate Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Crude Oil Production 2474.00 2680 2730 2800 2550 2750
Currency 0.30 0.24 0.3 0.3 0.24 0.3
Current Account to GDP 0.80 -7.5 -7.5 2.3 -7.5 -3.5
Deposit Interest Rate 1.60 1.6 1.6 1.85 1.85 2.1
Food Inflation 11.34 2.5 2.5 3 4 3
Foreign Exchange Reserves -2451.00 680 680 680 680 680
GDP 136.20 135 135 135 135 144
GDP Annual Growth Rate -11.20 8 3 2 10 5
GDP Constant Prices 9011.40 9913 9732 9282 10966 10408
GDP Growth Rate 4.70 1 1 1 1 1
GDP Per Capita Ppp 49853.74 47000 47000 43900 47000 51000
GDP per capita 32702.25 32000 32000 28000 32000 33000
Gasoline Prices 0.28 0.25 0.24 0.23 0.27 0.22
Government Budget -9.40 2.5 2.5 1.5 2.5 1.5
Government Debt to GDP 11.50 29 29 30 29 32 Dec/20
Government Spending 10429.00 11472 11263 10742 10066 12045 Dec/19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 10344.90 11379 11172 10655 11642 11948
Inflation Rate 3.20 3.2 3 2.5 3.2 2.5
Inflation Rate Mom 0.34 0.08 0.08 0.09 0.07 0.09
Interbank Rate 1.56 1.56 1.81 1.81 1.56 2.06
Interest Rate 1.50 1.5 1.75 1.75 1.5 2
Loan Growth 3.73 2.8 2.8 2.8 3.5 4.8
Money Supply M2 38885.70 40898 41135 41135 40527 42137
Personal Income Tax Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Population 4.27 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.6
Producer Prices 139.00 135 135 135 135 135
Reverse Repo Rate 0.88 1 1 1 1 1
Social Security Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Social Security Rate For Companies 11.50 11.5 11.5 11.5 11.5 11.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.50 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5
Stock Market 7100.13 5330 5143 4772 5330 4031
Unemployment Rate 2.30 2.2 2.1 2 2.2 2