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 4,052,584 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 227 people per km2.

The capital is Kuwait City and its currency is Kuwaiti dinars

Kuwait is holding the 58 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 11,331 millions of euros12,572 millions of dollars, ( 10.97% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,757€ euros per inhabitant3,059$ 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 0.8 points in 2015, leaving it in 50th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Kuwait are business, you must know it's in the 96th 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
GDP Mill. € [+]2015103,295M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015114,606M.$
GDP per capita [+]201525,133€
GDP per capita [+]201527,885$
Debt [+]201511,331
Debt [+]201512,572
Debt (%GDP) [+]201510.97%
Debt Per Capita [+]20152,757€
Debt Per Capita [+]20153,059$
Deficit [+]20155,998
Deficit [+]20156,655
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20155.81%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201556,191.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201562,344.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20063,041.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20063,818.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200613.37%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.77%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20154,986.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20155,532.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201554.41%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201513,672€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201515,169$
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. [+]20151,213€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20151,346$
Moody's Rating [+]05/26/2017Aa2
S&P Rating [+]07/20/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]10/23/2017AA
Corruption Index [+]201641
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201752º
Fragile States Index [+]201557.5
Innovation Ranking [+]201667º
NMW [+]2011213.8 $
NMW [+]2011161.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201593º
Euro / Kuwaiti dinars [+]01/18/20180.3679
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/18/20183.61%
Doing Business [+]201896º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015456.49
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20160%
Exports [+]201641,586.1 M.€
Exports [+]201646,031.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201547.40%
Imports [+]201628,417.4 M.€
Imports [+]201631,455.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201527.29%
Trade balance [+]201613,168.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]201614,576.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201520.11%
Density [+]2016227
Population [+]20164,052,584
Immigrant stock [+]20152,866,136
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20164.0
% Immigrant [+]201569.74%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201610,717.9
Emigrant stock [+]2015187,871
% Emigrant [+]20154.57%
HDI [+]20150.800
Global Peace Ranking [+]201758º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016128º
Birth Rate [+]201516.87‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.99
Crude death rate [+]20152.68‰
Life expectancy [+]201574.75
Number of homicides [+]201261
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.78
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201524.41