General Information for Kuwait Kuwait Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Kuwait ?Kuwait
What is the total area of Kuwait ? (km2)17.818
What is the population in Kuwait ? (2020)4.270.571
What is the median age in Kuwait ?37
What is the iso country code for Kuwait ? (2lt)KW
What is the iso country code for Kuwait ? (3lt)KWT
What continent is Kuwait in ?Asia
What currency is used in Kuwait ?Kuwaiti Dinar
What is the currency code for Kuwait ?KWD
What is the tel code for Kuwait ?+965
What language use in Kuwait ?Arabic
What is the language code for Arabic ?AR
What is the internet TLD code for Kuwait ?.kw
Where is the highest place in Kuwait ?Mutla Ridge (306 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Kuwait ?Persian Gulf (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Kuwait

World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)2,165
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)0,994
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)4,675
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)331,8
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)633,7
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)72
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)84
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)227
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)665
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)49
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)16,8
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)31,6
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)8
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)83
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)5
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)67,4047
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)12,2
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)13,2815
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)64.545.000.000
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)30.811.200.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)29.440.500.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)5,22457
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)60.251.700.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)4.293.270.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)16,1706
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)28,8015
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)4,62
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)11
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)19
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)103
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)13
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Tax payments (number)12
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)13
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)98
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)5
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)6
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)5
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)19
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)20
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)19,4
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)1,7
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)1,7
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)7
World map icon Time required to register property (days)17
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)566
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)1
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)4,2
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)96
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)72
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)14,367
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)8,507
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)34,103
World map icon Labor force, total2.435.420
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)28,7905
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)73,823
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)85,27
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)67,2358
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)57,332
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)74,8
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)86,013
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)58,715
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)28,748
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)39,904
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)14,806
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)72,398
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)62,067
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)95,39
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,369
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)34,717
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,565
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)119.561
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,013
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,011
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,016
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)98,266
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)97,761
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)99,388
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,06
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,522
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,032
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)72,224
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)84,423
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)54,652
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,734
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,239
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,612
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,674
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,717
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,579
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)24,618
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)36,509
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)9,757
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,233
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,217
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,044
World map icon Stocks traded, turnover ratio of domestic shares (%)3,12582
World map icon S&P Global Equity Indices (annual % change)26,8704
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)0,0192593
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)25.954.100
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)5.352.240
World map icon Portfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)168.447.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)0,501088
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)675.272.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)8,74207
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)14,4266
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)114.111.000.000
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)8.002.000.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)64.799.000.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)14,9047
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)72.801.000.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)41.309.800.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)6,95104
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)1.089.590.000
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)-15.777.300.000
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)2.756.580.000
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)41.526.400.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)-3.161.750.000
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)-4.452.690.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)35.358.500.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)12.549.300.000
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)37.016.500.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)30.425.400.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)25,0729
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)33.788.500.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)14.782.000.000
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)14.941.400.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)-1,8451
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)-2.486.470.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)55,6013


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