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ODIN Score

Summary scores for 2016.

Summary scores are weighted averages across twenty categories and ten elements. Scores within categories and elements are weighted equally. Categorical scores are weighted to make the shares of social, economic, and environmental statistics equal in the overall score. Summary scores and subscores are all scaled from 0 to 100.

Overall Ranking Coverage Ranking Openness Ranking
Western Asia 10 8 11
World 88 88 89
Coverage Openness All Elements
Social Statistics 30 29 29
Economic Statistics 54 59 56
Environment Statistics 34 24 29
All categories 38 37 38
Data Elements
Data Categories Coverage Openness    All   
Population & Vital Statistics 70 40 55
Education Facilities 50 40 45
Education Outcomes 20 40 30
Health Facilities 50 40 45
Health Outcomes 0 0 0
Reproductive Health 30 50 40
Gender Statistics 20 20 20
Poverty & Income Statistics 0 0 0
Social Statistics subscore 30 29 29
National Accounts 38 40 39
Labor Statistics 50 60 55
Price Indexes 40 60 50
Government Finance 63 60 61
Money & Banking 50 70 63
International Trade 100 60 75
Balance of Payments 50 60 56
Economic Statistics subscore 54 59 56
Land use 30 20 25
Resource Use 30 30 30
Energy Use 0 0 0
Pollution 60 50 55
Built Environment 50 20 35
Environment subscore 34 24 29
Data Categories
Data Elements Social Statistics Economic Statistics Environment Statistics    All   
Indicator Coverage and Disaggregation 56 79 60 65
Data Available Last 5 Years 44 71 50 55
Data Available Last 10 Years 25 57 50 44
First Administrative Level 19 0 10 11
Second Administrative Level 6 0 0 3
Coverage subscore 30 54 34 38
Machine Readable 75 86 40 67
Non-proprietary 63 100 60 74
Download Options 0 29 0 10
Metadata Available 6 79 20 35
Free/ unrestricted use and reuse 0 0 0 0
Openness subscore 29 59 24 37

A description of the sources used for ODIN assessments is listed below. Also included are links to their location on national statistics office websites. Most national statistical office websites are regularly updated so some of these links may not work and our descriptions may not reflect the most current updates. Please contact us if you find any errors.


Indicator Disaggregation Data
Population & Vital Statistics

(1.1) Population by 5-year age groups/Population (Admin 1 or Admin 2 only)

Sex

Years - 2011
Levels - Admin 1, Admin 2, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Reports available in PDF and XLS format. Pg. 62 disaggregated by sex, Kuwaiti/non-Kuwaiti, and age groups. pg. 58-61 contains population by locality.
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 58- 62

(1.2) Crude birth rate/Number of births

Sex

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Reports available in PDF and XLS format.
Report name and location - ANNUAL BULLETIN FOR VITAL STATISTICS BIRTHS AND DEATHS 2014; PDF pg. 2 Table 1 and Tables 6a, 6b, 6c

(1.3) Crude death rate/Number of deaths

Sex

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Reports available in PDF and XLS format. Also available in XLS
Report name and location - ANNUAL BULLETIN FOR VITAL STATISTICS BIRTHS AND DEATHS 2014; PDF pg. 59 Table 30 and Table 33 pg. 63
Education Facilities

(2.1) Number of schools/classrooms

School stage,School type

Years - 2013/2014, 2014/2015
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Education stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Education Statistics 2014/2015 Chapter 2: Schools pg. 2-13

(2.2) Teaching staff

School stage,School type

Years - 2013/2014, 2014/2015
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Education stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Education Statistics 2014/2015 Chapter 2: Schools pg. 2-13

(2.3) Annual budget

School stage,School year

Years - 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012, 2012/2013
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Total of Expenditures and Costs per student in each stage. Education stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Education Statistics 2014/2015 Chapter 5: Indicators pg. 121
Education Outcomes

(3.1) Enrollment rate

Sex,School stage

Years - 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Net Intake Rate of Students by gender and school stage. Education stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Education Statistics 2014/2015 Chapter 5: Indicators pg. 100-102 Tables 94-96

(3.2) Completion/Graduation rates

Data not available for current indicator

(3.3) Exam results

Data not available for current indicator
Health Facilities

(4.1) Number of health facilities

Facility type

Years - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Number of units by health center Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 380

(4.2) Number of beds/Annual budget

Facility type

Years - 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Number of beds in Ministry of Health hospitals and number of beds in MOH, private, and oil company hospitals. Health stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 pg. 2 table 1; pg. 14 table 11

(4.3) Number of health care staff

Facility type,Staff type

Years - 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Doctors and nurses in Ministry of Health, private, and oil company hospitals; Doctors, nurses, and pharmacists in MOH; Physicians, dentists, and nurses in government and private sectors. Health stats complete bulletin available in PDF, individual chapters available in XLS.
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 pg. 19-20 and 37-39
Health Outcomes

(5.1) Immunization rate (general/infant)

Data not available for current indicator

(5.2) Disease prevalence/incidence (specify type)

Optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Cases of Communicable Diseases reported to government health centers by disease type. Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 Pg. 68 Table 60
Reproductive Health

(6.1) Maternal mortality ratio

optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Maternal Mortality Rate for Kuwaiti and non-Kuwaiti women Also available in XLS definition of maternal mortality rate under table
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 Pg. 57 Table 49

(6.2) Infant mortality rate

Sex

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Infant Mortality Rate Per 1000 Live Births by Gender and Nationality infant mortality rate defined under table Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 Pg. 48 Table 40

(6.3) Under-5 mortality rate

Sex

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Under Five Mortality Rates Per 1000 Live Births and Under Five Mortality Rate Per 1000 Population Under Five Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 Pg. 45-46 Table 37 and 38

(6.4) Fertility rate

optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Fertility Rates by Age Groups and Nationality Metadata- definition of general fertility rate, age-specific fertility, and total fertility rate given under table Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin of Health Statistics 2014 Pg. 55 Table 47

(6.5) Contraceptive prevalence rate

Data not available for current indicator

(6.6) Adolescent birth rate

Data not available for current indicator
Gender Statistics

(7.1) Violence against women

Data not available for current indicator

(7.2) Proportion of women in parliament and/or management/senior positions

optional

Years - 2011
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Indirect Link (same as Direct Link)- http://csb.gov.kw/Socan_Statistic_EN.aspx?ID=18 Labour Force (15+ years) and Percentage distribution by major groups of occupation, nationality, and gender. % of legislators, senior officials, and managers
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 126, Labour Force (15+ years) and Percentage distribution
Poverty & Income Statistics

(8.1) Poverty rate/incidence, Number of poor

Data not available for current indicator

(8.2) Income distribution by deciles or finer

Data not available for current indicator
National Accounts

(9.1) Monthly/Quarterly/Annual GDP and/or Gross Value Added (production approach)

Industrial classification,Current prices,Constant prices

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Annual GDP by kind of economic activity at current & constant prices Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Revised and Provisional Estimates of National Accounts 2010-2014 pg. 13 table 3; 2006-2011 pg. 19-20 table 3.

(9.2) Monthly/Quarterly/Annual GDP (expenditure approach)

Major expenditure categories,Current prices,Constant prices

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Annual GDP by type of expenditure at current & constant prices Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Revised and Provisional Estimates of National Accounts 2010-2014 pg. 15 table 4; 2006-2011 pg. 24 table 4.
Labor Statistics

(10.1) Employment rate

Sex,Age,Industry,Occupation

Years - 2011
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Population and Labour Force by Gender, Nationality, and Employment Status; by Age Groups; by Major Groups of Occupations; by Main Groups of Economic Activity Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 119, 122, 126, and 129

(10.1) Employment rate

Sex,Age,Industry,Occupation

Years - 2014, 2015
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Percentage Distribution of Both Sexes Aged 15 Years and Over by Age Groups, Sex and Labor Force Status; by Age Groups; by Major Groups of Occupations; by Main Groups of Economic Activity Metadata - metadata tab PDF download Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Labor Force Survey ( October - December ) 2015 Table 1, 23, and 27; 2014 Table 1, 23, and 27

(10.2) Unemployment rate

Sex,Age

Years - 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Percentage Distribution of Both Sexes Aged 15 Years and Over by Age Groups, Sex and Labor Force Status Also available in XLS Metadata- metadata tab has PDF attachment of metedata
Report name and location - Labor Force Survey (October - December) 2015 Table 1; 2014 Table 1

(10.2) Unemployment rate

Sex,Age

Years - 2011
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Labour Force by Nationality and Gender; by Age Groups
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 118 and 122
Price Indexes

(11.1) Annual/Monthly/Quarterly CPI

optional

Years - 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Monthly CPI by major spending categories Metadata - pdf download under metadata tab Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Consumer Price Index Numbers May 2016: Table 1

(11.2) Annual/Monthly/Quarterly PPI

optional

Years - 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Quarterly Producers Prices Index (PPI) General Index and groups and sub-groups indices Metadata - pdf download under metadata tab Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Producer Price Index Numbers First Quarter 2016, pg. 4
Government Finance

(12.1) Actual revenues

Revenue source

Years - 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Tables in Arabic give data for years 2011-2014; tables in English give data for years 2009-2011. Metadata - in report pg. ii-xxiv Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Government Finance Statistics 2009/2010 - 2013/2014 pg. 1-6

(12.2) Actual expenditures

Administrative

Years - 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Tables in Arabic give data for years 2011-2014; tables in English give data for years 2009-2011. Metadata- in report pg. ii-xxiv Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Government Finance Statistics 2009/2010 - 2013/2014 pg. 7-12
Money & Banking

(13.1) Money supply

At a minimum M1 and M2

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use -  Restrictive
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XML (r, np)
Options - User Selected
Notes - Central bank of Kuwait's statistics http://www.cbk.gov.kw/en/statistics-and-publication/statistical-releases/monthly.jsp TOU requires Central Bank's permission to use http://www.cbk.gov.kw/en/footer/disclaimer.jsp overview tab give metadata
Report name and location - March 2016 Money Supply Table.

(13.2) Total credit

Data not available for current indicator
International Trade

(14.1) Annual/Monthly/Quarterly merchandise exports

Major product categories (agricultural products, fuels/mining, manufactures, etc.)

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Pg. 3 Exports by major commodities. Quarterly reports found in foreign trade statistics file. Metadata - pdf download under metadata tab Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Foreign Trade Statistics, Fourth Quarter 2015

(14.2) Annual/Monthly/Quarterly merchandise imports

Major product categories (agricultural products, fuels/mining, manufactures, etc.)

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Pg. 4 Imports by major commodities; Quarterly reports found in foreign trade statistics file. Metadata - pdf download under metadata tab Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Foreign Trade Statistics, Fourth Quarter 2015
Balance of Payments

(15.1) Current account

Goods and services,Income

Years - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use -  Restrictive
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XML (r, np)
Options - User Selected
Notes - Disaggregated by goods and services, primary income, and secondary income. TOU requires Central Bank's permission to Use overview" tab provides definitions of statistical terms Results can be downloaded in XLS also
Report name and location - Quarterly Balance of Payments, current account, Central Bank of Kuwait

(15.2) Capital and financial account

Direct investment and/or international investment position

Years - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use -  Restrictive
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XML (r, np)
Options - User Selected
Notes - Capital account by capital transfers and nonproductive, nonfinancial assets; financial account by direct investment, portfolio investment, financial derivatives, and other investments TOU requires Central Bank's permission to Use overview" tab provides definitions of statistical terms Results can be downloaded in XLS also
Report name and location - Quarterly Balance of Payments, capital and finacial accounts, Central Bank of Kuwait
Land use

(16.1) Land use/cover

Agricultural use (crop type)

Years - 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Field cropped area by Governorates (2 of the 6 governorates) and type of crop (green area, winter crop, summer crop, and semi-perennial crop)
Report name and location - ANNUAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS 2013/2014
Resource Use

(17.1) Fishery harvests

optional

Years - 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Quantities (KG) and Values (KD) of Fish produced
Report name and location - Annual Bulletin Fisheries Statistics 2015 pg. 2

(17.2) Forest coverage/Deforestation

Data not available for current indicator

(17.3) Mining Activities

By type of activity (gas, petroleum, coal, etc.)

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Production of Crude Oil and Natural Gas and Exports of Crude Oil and Refined Products (in barrels) Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 182

(17.4) Water supply/use

optional

Years - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Gross Production and Consumption of Fresh and Salt Water Added in (M.I.G) by Month and Station; Total water supply by industry; total water use by industry Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment 2014 pg. 239 Table 112 and pg. 260-1 table 124
Energy Use

(18.1) Consumption of energy (electricity, coal, oil, renewables, etc.)

Industry sector

Years - 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Tables show consumption of electricity and gas by various production stations, but don't disaggregate by industry or end-sector use. Also can be downloaded in PDF
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment 2014 pg. 235, 242-5
Pollution

(19.1) CO2/GHG emissions

optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Important International Required Air Indicators- Greenhouse Gas emissions in kg/ton [carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), and hydro- fluorocarbons (HFCs), and hydrocarbon saturated with fluorine (PFCs), and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6)] Also available in PDF; Metadata: indicator definition given in table
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment 2014 pg. 257 table 123

(19.2) Air/Water pollutant emissions (specify type)

optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Ambient Air Quality for Residential Areas; and Annual min, max, and average concentration of air pollutants and emissions by gas and by station Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment 2014 pg. 15-55

(19.2) Air/Water pollutant emissions (specify type)

optional

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata - Not Available
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Monthly drinking water analysis by location; monthly analysis of treated water by location; monthly brackish, coastal, and sea water analyses by location; Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment 2014 Chapter 3: Water Analysis
Built Environment

(20.1) Proportion of people with access to drinking water

Water facility type (optional)

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  General
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Important Internationally Required Water Indicators- Access to safe drinking water- Percentage of population with access to a sufficient quantity of drinking water Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment, pg. 258 Table 124

(20.2) Proportion of people with access to sanitation

Sanitation facility type (optional)

Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  General
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Proportion of population using improved sanitation facilities, in cities and in the countryside- Proportion of the population who regularly use private sewage facility for the disposal of human waste Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Bulletin of Environment, pg. 258 Table 124

(20.3) Housing quality data

Housing type

Years - 2013
Levels - National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - XLS (r)
Options - No download options
Notes - Nationality of the household and type of dwelling (apartment, villa, traditional house, annex, other). Metadata - PDF download under metadata tab Also available in PDF
Report name and location - Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2013- Table 4.1 Interviewed Households by Type of Dwelling and Nationality

(20.3) Housing quality data

Housing type

Years - 2011
Levels - Admin 1, National Level
Terms of Use - Not Available
Metadata -  Specific
Format - PDF (np)
Options - No download options
Notes - Number of Buildings by type (apartment, villa, traditional house, palace, etc) and governorate; inhabited dwellings by type (apartment, villa, traditional house, annex, etc) and governorate Also available in XLS
Report name and location - Annual Statistical Abstract 2014 pg. 105 and 108