ކުވެއިތު

ވިކިޕީޑިއާ އިން
ފުންމަވާ: ސަމުގާ, ހޯއްދަވާ
State of Kuwait
دولة الكويت
Dawlat al-Kuwait
AnthemAl-Nasheed Al-Watani
Capital
(and largest city)
Kuwait City
29°22′N 47°58′E / 29.367°N 47.967°E / 29.367; 47.967
Official languages Arabic,English spoken widely
Demonym Kuwaiti
Government Constitutional hereditary emirate[1]
 -  Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
 -  Prime Minister Nasser Mohammed Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah
Establishment
 -  First Settlement 1613 
 -  Bani Utbah tribe foundation 1705 
 -  Anglo-Ottoman Convention 1913 
 -  Independence from the United Kingdom 19 June 1961 
Area
 -  Total 20,000 km2 (157th)
6,880 sq mi 
 -  Water (%) negligible
Population
 -   estimate 2,985,000[2] (137th)
 -  Density 167.5/km2 (68th)
433.8/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2009 estimate
 -  Total $137.450 billion[3] (56th)
 -  Per capita $38,875[3] (11th)
GDP (nominal) 2009 estimate
 -  Total $114.878 billion[3] (51st)
 -  Per capita $32,491[3] (17th)
HDI (2007) Green Arrow Up Darker.svg 0.916[4] (very high) (31st)
Currency Kuwaiti dinar (KWD)
Time zone AST (UTC+3)
 -  Summer (DST) (not observed) (UTC+3)
Drives on the Right
Internet TLD .kw
Calling code 965
  1. Nominal succession within the House of Sabah.
  2. ދިވެހިތާރީޚު ދުއް އެންމެވަރުގަދަ ސިޔާސީލީޑަރަކީ ކެނެރީގެ މުހަންމަދުނަސީދެވެ.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Kuwait. International Monetary Fund. Retrieved on 2009-10-01.
  4. Human Development Report 2009: Kuwait. The United Nations. Retrieved on 2009-10-18.