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Kuwait Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Kuwait Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 0.8 % 2020
Current Account 2475 KWD Million | 8.217 B USD 3Q/20


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Kuwait - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Kuwait Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Kuwait decreased to 0.8 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 54.57 % and deficit was -242 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.8 2020 12.04.2021
8.9 2019 28.05.2020
12.7 2018 03.05.2019
5.9 2017 14.11.2018
2.71 2016 11.08.2017
5.24 2015 31.12.2015
33.4 2014 31.12.2014
39.9 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in Kuwait by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Jaber Al-Mubarak 30.11.2011 - 2.7100 1.9700 2.7100 1.9700 -27.31%


Latest data on Current Account (KWD Million)

Current Account
                     Kuwait - Historical Data (KWD Million)

What is Kuwait Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Kuwait decreased to 2475 KWD Million (8.217 B USD) in the third quarter of 2020. The maximum value was 18142 KWD Million and minimum was -908 KWD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (KWD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
2475 3Q/20 12.04.2021
2475 3Q/21 12.04.2021
433 1Q/20 26.01.2021
1325 3Q/19 02.03.2020
3222 2Q/19 02.12.2019
1998 1Q/19 29.10.2019
1643 4Q/18 21.05.2019
2155 3Q/18 11.01.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (KWD Million)

Current Account in Kuwait by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Jaber Al-Mubarak 30.11.2011 - 714.0000 1108.0000 1108.0000 269.0000 55.18%

Other trade indicators in Kuwait

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 0.8 % 16.4
Capital Flows 2019 -24.797 B USD -24.531
Exports 4Q/20 10.464 B USD 10.395
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2019 2.656 B USD -3.562
Imports 4Q/20 7.682 B USD 6.766
Tourist Arrivals 2019 8.565 Million Persons 8.508

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2019 -2.1 % -6.9
Kyrgyzstan 2020 4.3 % -12.1
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2019 -7.6 % -8.1
Palestine 2019 -10.7 % -13.2
Tajikistan 2020 0 % -2.3
Cambodia 2020 -25.4 % -15.8
China 2020 1.9 % 0.8
Georgia 2020 -12.3 % -5.5
India 2020 0.9 % -0.9
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2020 -1.1 % -4.8
South Korea 2020 3.5 % 3.7
Taiwan 2020 9.5 % 10.5
Vietnam 2019 5 % 2.4
Maldives 2020 -29.2 % -26.9
Armenia 2019 -7.2 % -6.9
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2020 -0.44 % -2.7
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2020 -3.7 % -4
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2019 34.5 % 33.2
Malaysia 2020 1 % 3.3
Philippines 2020 3.6 % -0.9
Qatar 2020 -2.5 % 2.3
Singapore 2020 17.6 % 14.3
Sri Lanka 2019 -2.2 % -3.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2019 -7.2 % -7.9
Azerbaijan 2020 -0.5 % 9.1
Kuwait 2020 0.8 % 16.4
Saudi Arabia 2020 -2.8 % 6.3
Bahrain 2019 -2.1 % -6.5
United Arab Emirates 2020 5.9 % 8.9
Yemen 2018 -0.01 % -0.1
Turkmenistan 2020 0.5 % 1.3
Uzbekistan 2020 -5.4 % -5.8
Iraq 2020 -12.6 % 1.1
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2019 -12.2 % -21.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2020 -10.1 % -5.7