Current Account Balance in Kuwait
The current account balance in Kuwait averaged 23.9% of GDP in the decade to 2020, significantly above the Middle East & North Africa regional average of 4.7% GDP. The 2020 reading was 20.9% of GDP. For more current account information, visit our dedicated page.
Kuwait Current Account Chart
Kuwait Current Account Data
|Current Account Balance (% of GDP)
|Current Account Balance (USD bn)
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