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Kuwait Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Kuwait Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 16.1 % 2021
Current Account 3959 KWD Million | 12.884 B USD 1Q/22


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 increased to 16.1 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was 54.57 % and deficit was -242 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
16.1 2021 29.08.2022
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


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 increased to 3959 KWD Million (12.884 B USD) in the first quarter of 2022. 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
3959 1Q/22 18.10.2022
4041 4Q/21 29.08.2022
1599 1Q/21 26.10.2021
3456 4Q/20 28.07.2021
2475 3Q/20 12.04.2021
2475 3Q/21 12.04.2021
433 1Q/20 26.01.2021
1325 3Q/19 02.03.2020


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
Balance of Trade 4Q/21 11.413 B USD 5.36
Capital Flows 2021 -39.347 B USD -18.1
Exports 4Q/21 19.721 B USD 12.76
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2021 5.825 B USD -7.976
Imports 4Q/21 8.308 B USD 7.4
Tourist Arrivals 2020 2.161 Million Persons 8.565

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 -1.1 % -1.4
Jordan 2021 -8.8 % -5.7
Kyrgyzstan 2021 -8.5 % 4.3
Mongolia 2021 -12.8 % -5.1
Nepal 2021 -7.8 % -0.9
Palestine 2021 -8.2 % -6.9
Tajikistan 2021 0.1 % 0
Cambodia 2021 -48 % -8.5
China 2021 1.8 % 1.7
Georgia 2021 -9.8 % -12.4
India 2021 -1.7 % 0.9
Israel 2021 4.7 % 5.5
Pakistan 2022 -4.6 % -0.6
South Korea 2021 4.9 % 4.6
Taiwan 2021 14.8 % 14.2
Vietnam 2021 -2 % 4.4
Maldives 2021 -9 % -29.2
Armenia 2021 -2.5 % -4
Hong Kong 2021 11.2 % 7
Indonesia 2021 0.3 % -0.44
Japan 2021 4 % 2.9
Kazakhstan 2021 -3 % -3.8
Lebanon 2020 -11.4 % -22.2
Macau 2021 13.8 % 15.2
Malaysia 2021 3.5 % 4.2
Philippines 2021 -1.8 % 3.2
Qatar 2021 -14.7 % -2.1
Singapore 2021 18.1 % 16.8
Sri Lanka 2021 -4 % -1.5
Thailand 2021 -2.2 % 4.2
Oman 2020 -12 % -4.9
Iran 2021 2 % -0.1
Laos 2021 2.35 % -1.21
Azerbaijan 2021 15.2 % -0.5
Kuwait 2021 16.1 % 3.2
Saudi Arabia 2021 6.6 % -2.8
Bahrain 2021 6.7 % -9.3
United Arab Emirates 2021 11.7 % 5.9
Yemen 2018 -0.01 % -0.1
Turkmenistan 2021 0.6 % 0.5
Uzbekistan 2021 -7 % -5.4
Iraq 2021 5.9 % -10.8
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2020 -17 % -21.2
Bhutan 2021 -12.7 % -15.5
Brunei 2021 4.6 % 4.3
Mauritius 2021 -13.6 % -9.2