UAE Consumer Spending 2001-2022

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 2020 was $140.39B, a 14.3% decline from 2019.
  • UAE consumer spending for 2019 was $163.82B, a 1.3% 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Italy $1,095.29B
Canada $940.44B
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Spain $717.32B
Australia $702.97B
Switzerland $383.47B
Netherlands $382.89B
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Belgium $259.23B
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Austria $217.17B
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Denmark $163.66B
Norway $159.31B
Portugal $146.75B
Chile $145.99B
UAE $140.39B
Finland $138.78B
Greece $131.89B
New Zealand $122.03B
Singapore $112.63B
Czech Republic $111.92B
Ireland $106.70B
Hungary $77.76B
Puerto Rico $65.18B
Slovak Republic $61.27B
Qatar $38.34B
Croatia $33.69B
Lithuania $33.21B
Oman $32.59B
Panama $29.10B
Slovenia $26.91B
Luxembourg $22.51B
Latvia $19.00B
Cyprus $15.68B
Estonia $15.26B
Bahrain $14.59B
Macao $11.91B
Iceland $11.15B
Malta $6.60B
Bahamas $6.34B
Barbados $3.72B
Guam $3.55B
Bermuda $3.20B
Brunei $2.85B
Virgin Islands (U.S.) $2.76B
Aruba $1.63B
Faroe Islands $1.39B
Greenland $1.09B
Antigua and Barbuda $0.82B
Seychelles $0.81B
San Marino $0.56B
UAE Consumer Spending - Historical Data
Year Spending Per Capita Growth Rate
2020 $140.39B -12.48%
2019 $163.82B $17,359 9.96%
2018 $161.72B $15,531 6.10%
2017 $143.86B $14,860 9.38%
2016 $129.23B $13,769 1.63%
2015 $126.82B $13,692 -19.08%
2014 $146.22B $17,009 12.32%
2013 $132.39B $15,170 5.21%
2012 $120.40B $14,508 -10.81%
2011 $134.65B $16,621 11.01%
2010 $122.41B $15,682 -27.32%
2009 $132.57B $23,278 -28.01%
2008 $184.18B $36,113 11.91%
2007 $155.00B $37,085 12.30%
2006 $124.44B $38,435 15.25%
2005 $101.76B $38,525 2.67%
2004 $89.82B $42,317 11.42%
2003 $72.83B $41,628 2.00%
2002 $67.40B $43,549 6.20%
2001 $61.09B $43,190 %