The Country's natural resources are petroleum, copper, asbestos, some marble, limestone, chromium, gypsum, and natural gas. It mainly exports petroleum, reexports, fish, metals, textiles. And it imports machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, food, livestock, lubricants.

Descreptive Data

Unemployment, %
Ages 15-24 Population Ratio, %38.88
Population Over 65, %4.2
Net Migration Rate437000
EIU Country Risk Score42
Fitch Sovereign RatingBB+
S&P Sovereign RatingBB
Moody's Sovereign RatingBa1
Big Mac Index

Economic Data

Ability to Pay
Real GDP YOY%-0.3%2.1%
GDP Value (BLN USD)163170
GDP per Capita (USD)165351712818970
Currency Reserves ex Gold (BLN USD)
Reserves 1Y Chg (%)
Total External Debt (%GDP)31%44%51%
Total External Debt (BLN USD)5175
Budget Surplus/def (%GDP)
Inflation (Risk)
CPI (yoy %)1.1%1.6%0.9%
Trade Balance
Current Account (% of GDP)-19%-15%-5.5%
Exports (BLN USD)
Imports (BLN USD)
Unemployment Rate
Unemployment (%)

Financial Data

Equity & Banking Sector (Risk)
1Y Price Change (%) (MSM30 Index)7%-12%-15%
EIU Banking Risk4444
Credit Market (Risk)
10Y Bond Spread (10Y UST)
Foreign Exchange (Risk)
3 Month Deposit (%)1%1%2.6%
FX Vol - 3M Implied Vol
Historical 3M Volatility
Real Effective Exchange Rate
Real Rates (%)-0.1%-0.6%1.6%

Political Risk

Political Risk Exposure
EIU Political Risk4848
Risk From Doing Business
Ease of Doing Business Rank696671
Starting a Business Rank1593231
Risk From Government
WGI Control Of Corruption0.40.30.3
WGI Govt Effectiveness0.20.20.2
WGI Regulatory Quality0.60.40.3
WGI Rule Of Law0.40.40.5
Deviation of Oman's risk relative to Geo Peers
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