Kuwait Country Data

CountryKuwait
Country CodeKWT
Urban population percentage of total (2012)98.27
Urban population (2012)3,194,184
Land area (sq. km, 2011)17,820
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$1,850,943,364
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$8,254,813
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$33,109,778,171
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)2.92
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)2.04
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)104
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)32
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)12
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)98
Tax payments (number, 2013)12
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)12.4
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)191.11
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)1.63
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)79.18
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.83
Labor force (2012)1,662,315
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)74.26
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)24.90
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.18
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)72.92
Population growth (annual %, 2012)3.95
Population (Total, 2012)3,250,496