Kuwait, is a country located at Western Asia, it has an area of 17,820 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Kuwait, with a population of 4,110,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 231 people per km2.

The capital is Kuwait City and its currency is Kuwaiti dinars

Kuwait is holding the 59 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 11,487 millions of euros12,745 millions of dollars, ( 11.17% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,795 € euros per inhabitant3,102$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Kuwait, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.816 points in 2014, leaving it in 48th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Kuwait are business, you must know it's in the 102th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Kuwait, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Kuwait Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]2015102,820M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015114,079M.$
GDP per capita [+]201525,017€
GDP per capita [+]201527,756$
Debt [+]201511,487 M.€
Debt [+]201512,745 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201511.17%
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,795 €
Debt Per Capita [+]20153,102$
Deficit [+]20151,255 M.€
Deficit [+]20151,393 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20151.22%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201556,190.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201562,343.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20063,041.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20063,818.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200613.37%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.77%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20144,474.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20145,943.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201210.74%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201554.66%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201513,672€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201515,169$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2006955€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20061,200$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014801€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,064$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20141,119€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20141,487$
Moody's Rating [+]05/14/2016Aa2
S&P Rating [+]07/20/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]11/09/2016AA
Corruption Index [+]201641
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201634º
Fragile States Index [+]201557.5
Innovation Ranking [+]201667º
NMW [+]2011213.8 $
NMW [+]2011161.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201593º
Euro / Kuwaiti dinars [+]04/26/20170.3314
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/26/201719.24%
Doing Business [+]2017102º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014452.61
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20160%
Exports [+]201549,654.8 M.€
Exports [+]201555,092.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201548.29%
Imports [+]201528,426.1 M.€
Imports [+]201531,538.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201527.65%
Trade balance [+]201521,228.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]201523,553.2 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201520.65%
Density [+]2015231
Population [+]20154,110,000
Immigrant stock [+]20152,866,136
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201534.3
% Immigrant [+]201569.74%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201511,662.9
HDI [+]20140.816
Global Peace Ranking [+]201651º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016128º
Birth Rate [+]201420.06‰
Fertility Rate [+]20142.11
Crude death rate [+]20142.52‰
Life expectancy [+]201474.59
Number of homicides [+]201261
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.8
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201428.33