Kuwait Kuwait

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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 4,671,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 262 people per km2.

It's capital is Kuwait City and its currency is Kuwaiti dinars

Kuwait is holding the 62 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 10,883 millions of euros (12,402 millions of dollars), ( 11.71% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €2,330 euros per inhabitant$2,655 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 0.806 points in 2019, leaving it in 64th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Kuwait are business, you must know it's in the 97th 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

Kuwait City: Monthly Temp.
Kuwait City: Monthly Rainfall
Kuwait Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€92,968M
Annual GDP [+]2020$105,949M
GDP per capita [+]2020€19,904
GDP per capita [+]2020$22,684
Debt (M.€.) [+]202010,883
Debt ($M) [+]202012,402
Debt (%GDP) [+]202011.71%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€2,330
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$2,655
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-11,866
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-13,522
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-12.76%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202060,929.7
Expenditure ($M) [+]202069,437.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20206,090.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20206,941.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202011.91%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20174,951.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20175,580.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20178.92%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20206,039.2
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20206,882.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202010.03%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202065.54%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€13,044
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$14,866
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€1,304
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$1,486
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€1,183
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$1,336
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€1,293
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$1,474
Moody's Rating [+]09/22/2020A1
S&P Rating [+]07/16/2021A+
Fitch Rating [+]01/27/2022AA-
Corruption Index [+]202143
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201946º
Fragile States Index [+]201855.9
Innovation Ranking [+]201860º
Labour
NMW [+]2019$247.0
NMW [+]2019€215.7
Human Capital Ranking [+]201796º
Markets
Euro / Kuwaiti dinars [+]05/18/20220.3225
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/19/20220.3065
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/18/202215.49%
Business
Doing Business [+]201997º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 202072,648
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 202018.26
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015448.53
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20200%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20188,508,000
Exports [+]2021€60,400.4M
Exports [+]2021$71,435.5M
Exports % GDP [+]202037.78%
Imports [+]2021€28,054.3M
Imports [+]2021$33,179.8M
Imports % GDP [+]202026.12%
Trade balance [+]2021€32,346.1M
Trade balance [+]2021$38,255.7M
Trade balance % GDP [+]202011.66%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2020262
Global Peace Ranking [+]202136º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20174.2
% Immigrant [+]201963.54%
% Emigrant [+]20194.30%
Birth Rate [+]201913.25‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201711,733.4
Crude death rate [+]20192.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20192.08
Population [+]20204,671,000
Immigrant stock [+]20193,034,845
Emigrant stock [+]2019205,382
HDI [+]20190.806
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020122º
Life expectancy [+]201975.49
Suicides [+]2015154
Suicide rate [+]20153.68
Number of homicides [+]201261
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.82
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]202020.91
Annual crude oil production [+]20212,527
Crude Oil Reserves [+]2021101,500.0
Consumption GWh [+]201963,802
Generation GWh [+]202066,942
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/18/20222,555
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/18/2022632,474
Fully vaccinated [+]05/15/20223,303,573
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/18/2022546.99
Doses administered [+]05/15/20228,002,689