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Kuwait  

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 4,136,528 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 232 people per km2.

The capital is Kuwait City and its currency is Kuwaiti dinars

Kuwait is holding the 60 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 21,896 millions of euros24,736 millions of dollars, ( 20.68% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 5,293€ euros per inhabitant5,980$ 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 0.803 points in 2017, leaving it in 56th 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 [+]2017105,810M.€
Annual GDP [+]2017119,533M.$
GDP per capita [+]201725,579€
GDP per capita [+]201728,897$
Debt [+]201721,896
Debt [+]201724,736
Debt (%GDP) [+]201720.68%
Debt Per Capita [+]20175,293€
Debt Per Capita [+]20175,980$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20176,972
Deficit (M.$) [+]20177,876
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20176.59%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201754,873.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201761,990.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20063,041.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20063,818.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200613.37%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20163,236.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20163,582.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20166.21%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20176,085.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20176,874.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201711.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201751.84%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201713,266€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201714,986$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2006955€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20061,200$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016810€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016896$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,471€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,662$
Moody's Rating [+]05/02/2019Aa2
S&P Rating [+]07/20/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]04/11/2019AA
Corruption Index [+]201841
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201854º
Fragile States Index [+]201855.9
Innovation Ranking [+]201860º
Labour
NMW [+]2011213.8 $
NMW [+]2011161.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201796º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/14/20180.3015
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/13/201921.38%
Business
Doing Business [+]201997º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201787,959
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201724.79
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015448.53
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20180%
Trade
Exports [+]201748,618.5 M.€
Exports [+]201754,924.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201745.95%
Imports [+]201729,741.2 M.€
Imports [+]201733,598.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201728.11%
Trade balance [+]201718,877.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]201721,325.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201717.84%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017232
Global Peace Ranking [+]201842º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20174.2
% Immigrant [+]201775.51%
% Emigrant [+]20175.03%
Birth Rate [+]201616.42‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201711,733.4
Crude death rate [+]20162.74‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.97
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.80
Population [+]20174,136,528
Immigrant stock [+]20173,123,431
Emigrant stock [+]2017207,920
HDI [+]20170.803
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018126º
Life expectancy [+]201674.69
Number of homicides [+]201261
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201723.49