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 4,207,083 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 236 people per km2.

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

Kuwait is holding the 59 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 14,234 millions of euros (15,934 millions of dollars), ( 11.77% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 3,383€ euros per inhabitant3,788$ 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 [+]2019120,935M.€
Annual GDP [+]2019135,387M.$
GDP per capita [+]201928,746€
GDP per capita [+]201932,181$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201914,234
Debt (M.$.) [+]201915,934
Debt (%GDP) [+]201911.77%
Debt Per Capita [+]20193,383€
Debt Per Capita [+]20193,788$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20196,506
Deficit (M.$) [+]20197,283
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20195.38%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201963,780.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201971,402.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20063,041.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20063,818.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200613.37%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20174,939.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20175,580.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20178.92%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20196,791.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20197,602.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201910.54%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201952.74%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201915,160€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201916,972$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2006955€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20061,200$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20171,183€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20171,336$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20191,614€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20191,807$
Moody's Rating [+]09/22/2020A1
S&P Rating [+]03/26/2020AA-
Fitch Rating [+]04/07/2020AA
Corruption Index [+]201841
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201946º
Fragile States Index [+]201855.9
Innovation Ranking [+]201860º
Labour
NMW [+]2019247.1 $
NMW [+]2019215.7 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201796º
Markets
Euro / Kuwaiti dinars [+]03/01/20210.3641
US Dollar exchange rate [+]03/01/20210.3021
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]03/01/20212.37%
Business
Doing Business [+]201997º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201998,593
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201926.86
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015448.53
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20200%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20188,508,000
Exports [+]201957,951.3 M.€
Exports [+]201964,876.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201947.92%
Imports [+]201930,937.5 M.€
Imports [+]201934,634.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201925.58%
Trade balance [+]201927,013.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]201930,242.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201922.34%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2019236
Global Peace Ranking [+]202039º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20174.2
% Immigrant [+]201972.14%
% Emigrant [+]20194.88%
Birth Rate [+]201813.94‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201711,733.4
Crude death rate [+]20182.70‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.08
Population [+]20194,207,083
Immigrant stock [+]20193,034,845
Emigrant stock [+]2019205,382
HDI [+]20190.806
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018126º
Life expectancy [+]201875.40
Suicides [+]2015154
Suicide rate [+]20153.68
Number of homicides [+]201261
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20121.82
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201923.29
Annual crude oil production [+]20192,900
Crude Oil Reserves [+]2021101,500.0
Consumption GWh [+]201859,278
Generation GWh [+]201869,663
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/28/20211,083
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/28/2021190,852
Fully vaccinated [+]02/15/202138,000
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/28/2021257.42
Doses administered [+]02/15/2021175,000