Table

Kuwait. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Apr 2019)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 39.964 40.944 42.143 43.36 44.453 45.671 46.987
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 1.74 2.453 2.928 2.888 2.52 2.741 2.88
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 42.583 41.342 43.171 45.154 47.091 49.303 51.824
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 141.05 136.94 142.999 149.568 155.982 163.309 171.661
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 306.441 319.541 335.766 352.644 369.01 386.982 406.458
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 106.554 100.972 102.439 104.138 105.934 107.951 110.296
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2016 8,737.72 8,709.26 8,721.18 8,729.65 8,706.87 8,702.9 8,710.69
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2016 59,556.3 59,362.31 59,443.52 59,501.31 59,346.02 59,318.97 59,372.08
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2016 9,310.35 8,793.91 8,933.9 9,090.85 9,223.56 9,394.9 9,607.55
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2016 30,839.2 29,128.55 29,592.24 30,112.11 30,551.7 31,119.26 31,823.63
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2016 67,000.19 67,969.39 69,483.63 70,997.03 72,277.03 73,741.2 75,351.86
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2017 0.227 0.225 0.224 0.222 0.22 0.218 0.217
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 0.139 0.129 0.129 0.128 0.128 0.127 0.128
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 23.557 25.567 26.036 26.666 26.826 26.684 26.48
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 36.297 33.012 34.037 34.649 33.473 32.782 31.989
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2018 182.18 186.734 191.776 200.79 208.62 214.879 221.325
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2018 0.7 2.5 2.7 4.7 3.9 3 3
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2018 188.908 194.198 200.024 212.025 218.81 224.936 231.235
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2018 1.1 2.8 3 6 3.2 2.8 2.8
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 2.85 3.24 3.584 3.986 3.652 3.099 3.266
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 2.85 3.24 3.584 3.986 3.652 3.099 3.266
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 0.95 1.92 2.432 2.432 1.866 1.865 1.863
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 0.95 1.92 2.432 2.432 1.866 1.865 1.863
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2015 1.322 1.322 1.322 1.322 1.322 1.322 1.322
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2016 4.574 4.701 4.832 4.967 5.106 5.248 5.394
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 24.865 24.777 25.113 26.406 27.108 27.708 28.495
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 58.391 59.931 58.172 58.479 57.566 56.2 54.983
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 20.027 20.831 21.833 23.121 24.188 25.157 26.176
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 47.03 50.387 50.573 51.204 51.365 51.026 50.509
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 4.838 3.946 3.28 3.285 2.92 2.551 2.319
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 11.362 9.544 7.599 7.275 6.201 5.174 4.474
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -0.642 -1.598 -2.607 -3.007 -3.394 -3.795 -4.122
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -1.507 -3.864 -6.038 -6.659 -7.208 -7.698 -7.954
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 6.303 7.353 9.053 11.853 14.653 17.113 19.913
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 14.8 17.784 20.969 26.249 31.115 34.709 38.423
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 42.583 41.342 43.171 45.154 47.091 49.303 51.824
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 17.97 10.195 11.441 11.94 10.367 9.959 9.457
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 12.74 7.445 8.001 7.983 6.647 6.098 5.509