Kuwait

Summary

Form of Government
Constitutional monarchy
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Area
17,820 km² (6880 mi²)
Contained by
Population
GDP (nominal)
101,561,153,806 (2006, US$)
30350433060.0 (1997, US$)
11009955543.0 (1991, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
60,800 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Languages spoken
National anthem
Al-Nasheed Al-Watani
Currency Formerly Used
ISO Short Name
KUWAIT
Calling Code
965
FIPS Code
KU
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
kw
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
National Assembly of Kuwait
Governing officials
Agencies
 

System of nobility

Ranks
Titles
1950
 

Dated location

Date founded
1961-06-19
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Kuwaiti
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Kuwait (1961-09-07)
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Short name
kw
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
UTC+3
People born here
Contains
Adjectival form
Kuwaiti
Events
Nearby airports
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
8.245 (1988)
8.54 (1989)
48.707 (1990)
Fertility rate
7.279 (1961)
7.251 (1960)
7.312 (1962)
GDP growth rate
9.355 (1968)
2.735 (1969)
3.705 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.203 (1995)
0.856 (1996)
Life expectancy
71.294 (1983)
71.541 (1984)
61.401 (1960)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
KUW
Olympics participated in
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
OPEC (1960)
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

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