Table

Kuwait. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 39.088 40 41.625 43.337 45.07 46.771 48.114
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 -3.338 2.332 4.062 4.113 4 3.774 2.872
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 36.434 43.632 46.002 47.728 49.841 52.224 54.689
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 120.684 144.523 152.374 158.093 165.092 172.985 181.149
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 289.677 303.317 322.362 342.02 362.323 382.992 401.599
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 93.21 109.079 110.515 110.133 110.586 111.658 113.664
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2016 8,872.668 8,833.32 8,942.837 9,058.121 9,164.94 9,252.866 9,260.417
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2016 59,766.023 59,500.974 60,238.678 61,015.23 61,734.763 62,327.026 62,377.893
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2016 8,270.222 9,635.294 9,883.176 9,975.974 10,135.103 10,331.605 10,525.762
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2016 27,393.912 31,915.515 32,736.587 33,043.968 33,571.061 34,221.944 34,865.062
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2016 65,753.617 66,982.397 69,257.478 71,487.767 73,677.479 75,768.243 77,294.275
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 0.224 0.225 0.226 0.227 0.228 0.226
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 0.126 0.144 0.143 0.14 0.138 0.136 0.136
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 24.924 22.206 22.779 23.884 24.848 25.232 25.461
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 35.389 33.552 33.79 32.803 32.016 31.022 29.852
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 180.913 182.361 187.832 194.594 200.82 206.243 211.811
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 1.507 0.8 3 3.6 3.2 2.7 2.7
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 189.354 190.869 196.595 203.673 210.19 215.865 221.694
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 1.507 0.8 3 3.6 3.2 2.7 2.7
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 7.117 1.079 2.176 3.035 3.035 3.035 3.264
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 7.117 1.079 2.176 3.035 3.035 3.035 3.264
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 -9.703 1.24 4.689 4.348 4.122 3.671 1.992
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 -9.703 1.24 4.689 4.348 4.122 3.671 1.992
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2015 1.134 1.134 1.134 1.134 1.134 1.134 1.134
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2016 4.405 4.528 4.655 4.784 4.918 5.055 5.196
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2016 21.173 25.107 26.583 26.848 27.099 27.335 27.513
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2016 58.113 57.543 57.786 56.253 54.371 52.342 50.308
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2016 18.752 20.011 21.037 22.083 23.158 23.881 24.533
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2016 51.467 45.864 45.732 46.268 46.464 45.727 44.859
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2016 2.421 5.095 5.545 4.765 3.941 3.454 2.98
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2016 6.645 11.678 12.054 9.985 7.906 6.615 5.449
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 Y2016 -3.433 -0.441 0.006 -1.008 -1.972 -2.56 -3.122
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2016 -9.422 -1.011 0.012 -2.111 -3.956 -4.902 -5.709
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 Y2016 7.5 8.2 11.666 14.466 17.266 20.066 22.526
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2016 20.584 18.793 25.359 30.309 34.641 38.422 41.189
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 36.434 43.632 46.002 47.728 49.841 52.224 54.689
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 7.127 16.396 16.779 14.101 11.835 10.015 7.954
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 5.906 11.345 11.011 8.919 7.169 5.79 4.391