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World > Middle East > Kuwait > Ranking Positions (Facts)

Kuwait - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 17,820.00 sq km 155
Area - land 17,820.00 sq km 153
Area - water 0.00 sq km 145
Land boundaries 462.00 km 139
Coastline 499.00 km 103
Elevation extremes - highest point 306 m 192
Land use - arable land 0.84 % 190
Land use - permanent crops 0.17 % 168
Land use - other 98.99 % 22
People
Population 2,505,559 139
Age structure: 0-14 years 26.70 % 115
Age structure: 15-64 years 70.50 % 22
Age structure: 65 years and over 2.80 % 180
Population growth rate 3.56 % 5
Birth rate 21.95 births/1,000 population 88
Death rate 2.39 deaths/1,000 population 2
Net migration rate 16.05 migrant(s)/1,000 population 198
Sex ratio - total population 1.53 male(s)/female 3
Infant mortality rate 9.47 deaths/1,000 live births 57
Life expectancy at birth - total population 77.36 years 45
Life expectancy at birth - male 76.25 years 22
Life expectancy at birth - female 78.52 years 64
Total fertility rate 2.86 children born/woman 80
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.12 % 61
Literacy - total population 93.30 % 94
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 12.60 % 7
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 23,100 $ 44
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 0.40 % 199
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 48.30 % 17
GDP - composition by sector (services) 51.30 % 131
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 3.00 % 68
Labor force 1,136,000 128
Unemployment rate 2.20 % 15
Budget - revenues 59,580,000,000 $ 35
Electricity - production 40,370,000,000 kWh 52
Electricity - consumption 37,540,000,000 kWh 50
Electricity - exports 0 kWh 83
Exports 56,060,000,000 $ 42
Imports 19,120,000,000 $ 65
Debt - external 19,700,000,000 $ 63
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 510,300 95
Telephones - mobile cellular 2,536,000 84
Internet users 816,700 81
Transportation
Roadways - total 5,749.00 km 148
Airports with paved runways - total 4 146
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 3 161
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 5.30 % 16


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - Climate - Current Time - Ranking Positions
Notes and Commentary: People - Economy - Government and Political Conditions - Historical Highlights - Foreign Relations - Relations with U.S.



Facts at a Glance
Geography
People
Government
Economy
Communications
Transportation
Military
Climate
Current Time
Ranking Positions


Notes and Commentary
People
Economy
Government and Political Conditions
Historical Highlights
Foreign Relations
Relations with U.S.





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