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 2016 was 9,903 millions of euros10,962 millions of dollars, ( 9.88% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,311€ euros per inhabitant2,558$ 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]2017106,223M.€
Annual GDP [+]2017120,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]201725,679€
GDP per capita [+]201729,010$
Debt [+]20169,903
Debt [+]201610,962
Debt (%GDP) [+]20169.88%
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,311€
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,558$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016628
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016695
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.63%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201652,869.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201658,521.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20063,041.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20063,818.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200613.37%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.77%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20176,109.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20176,901.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201711.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201652.77%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201612,335€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201613,654$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2006955€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20061,200$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014793€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,053$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,477€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,668$
Moody's Rating [+]05/26/2017Aa2
S&P Rating [+]07/20/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]05/02/2018AA
Corruption Index [+]201739
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201854º
Fragile States Index [+]201557.5
Innovation Ranking [+]201756º
NMW [+]2011213.8 $
NMW [+]2011161.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201697º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/14/20180.3015
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/13/2018-15.93%
Doing Business [+]201997º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015442.60
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20160%
Exports [+]201749,421.6 M.€
Exports [+]201755,831.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201746.53%
Imports [+]201729,593.5 M.€
Imports [+]201733,431.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201727.86%
Trade balance [+]201719,828.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]201722,399.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201718.67%
Density [+]2017232
Population [+]20174,136,528
Immigrant stock [+]20173,123,431
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20174.2
% Immigrant [+]201775.51%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201711,733.4
Emigrant stock [+]2017207,920
% Emigrant [+]20175.03%
HDI [+]20170.803
Global Peace Ranking [+]201842º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016128º
Birth Rate [+]201616.42‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.97
Crude death rate [+]20162.74‰
Life expectancy [+]201674.69
Number of homicides [+]201261
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.78
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201625.06