Bahrain

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Constitutional monarchy
Contained by
Area
665 km² (257 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
3,072,698,346 (1980, US$)
3,467,819,353 (1981, US$)
3,645,744,806 (1982, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
37,200 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

Currency Formerly Used
ISO Short Name
BAHRAIN
Calling Code
973
FIPS Code
BA
Administrative Divisions
Al Wusta Region
Internet TLD
bh
Languages spoken
National anthem
Bahrainona
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
BRN
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Dated location

Date founded
1971-12-16
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Athletics country

Championships athletes performances
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Bahraini
 

Location

People born here
Geolocation
50.55 × 26.028
Contains
Adjectival form
Bahraini
Events
Nearby airports
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
Agencies
Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 

Administrative Area

Short name
bh
Adjectival form
Bahraini
Administrative parent
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Bahrain (2002)
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
1.646 (1997)
0 (1990)
0.346 (1995)
Life expectancy
51.78 (1960)
53.203 (1961)
54.622 (1962)
Fertility rate
3.991 (1988)
3.852 (1989)
7.09 (1960)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
4.828 (1993)
5.028 (1988)
5.094 (1989)
GDP growth rate
4.6 (2001)
-5.317 (1981)
-7.556 (1982)
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