UAE Consumer Spending 2001-2021

Household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • UAE consumer spending for 2019 was $163.88B, a 1.34% increase from 2018.
  • UAE consumer spending for 2018 was $161.72B, a 12.41% increase from 2017.
  • UAE consumer spending for 2017 was $143.86B, a 11.32% increase from 2016.
  • UAE consumer spending for 2016 was $129.23B, a 1.9% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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United States $14,544.60B
Japan $2,798.03B
Germany $2,022.75B
United Kingdom $1,812.86B
France $1,458.96B
Italy $1,202.91B
Canada $1,005.96B
South Korea $799.47B
Spain $799.08B
Australia $772.07B
Netherlands $397.12B
Switzerland $380.47B
Poland $342.87B
Saudi Arabia $308.75B
Argentina $287.82B
Belgium $274.00B
Hong Kong $251.85B
Sweden $240.60B
Austria $230.10B
Israel $213.84B
Norway $179.91B
Chile $176.59B
UAE $163.88B
Denmark $161.37B
Portugal $152.92B
Greece $142.21B
Finland $140.99B
Singapore $133.44B
New Zealand $120.30B
Czech Republic $118.63B
Ireland $116.60B
Hungary $80.70B
Puerto Rico $66.96B
Slovak Republic $59.55B
Kuwait $56.33B
Qatar $43.12B
Croatia $35.15B
Panama $34.36B
Lithuania $33.07B
Oman $31.04B
Slovenia $28.40B
Luxembourg $20.97B
Latvia $20.25B
Cyprus $16.12B
Estonia $15.42B
Bahrain $15.33B
Macao $13.80B
Iceland $12.39B
Bahamas $8.10B
Malta $6.95B
Barbados $4.08B
Guam $3.70B
Bermuda $3.57B
Brunei $2.75B
Faroe Islands $1.24B
Seychelles $0.95B
Antigua and Barbuda $0.83B
Northern Mariana Islands $0.69B
San Marino $0.58B
UAE Consumer Spending - Historical Data
Year Spending Per Capita Growth Rate
2019 $163.88B $15,847 13.39%
2018 $161.72B $14,179 6.10%
2017 $143.86B $13,566 9.38%
2016 $129.23B $12,571 1.63%
2015 $126.82B $12,500 -19.08%
2014 $146.22B $15,528 12.32%
2013 $132.39B $13,849 5.21%
2012 $120.40B $13,245 -10.81%
2011 $134.65B $15,173 10.90%
2010 $122.41B $14,317 -27.25%
2009 $132.57B $21,251 -28.01%
2008 $184.18B $32,968 11.91%
2007 $155.00B $33,856 12.30%
2006 $124.44B $35,088 15.25%
2005 $101.76B $35,171 2.67%
2004 $89.82B $38,632 11.42%
2003 $72.83B $38,003 2.00%
2002 $67.40B $39,757 6.20%
2001 $61.09B $39,430 %