Kuwaitis’ spending doubled during the month of Ramadan, and with it the budgets of families by 60% to 70%.
21 April 2022, 12:00 AM
31 May 2022, 12:00 AM
Kuwaitis’ has doubled their spending during the month of Ramadan, and with it the budgets of families by 60% to 70%, according to consumer behavior consultant. Salah Al-Jimaz, reports Al-Qabas daily.
The average expenditure of a small Kuwaiti family to break the fast is estimated at about 12 dinars (about 40 dollars).
Regarding the direct reasons for this increase, Al- Jimaz says the “Kuwaiti expenditures are usually high during the holy month due to travel for Umrah, special household items for the kitchen and dining table, buying Eid clothes, especially for women and children,”
“If the average spending is 500 dinars at other times during Ramadan it is a thousand dinars,” he added.