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Dawlat al Kuwayt
     State of Kuwait
 
Motto: For Kuwait
Anthem: Al-Nasheed Al-Watani

Capital Kuwait City
2922′N 4758′E
Largest city : Kuwait City
Official language(s) : Arabic
Government : nominal constitutional monarchy
- Emir :  Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
- Crown Prince : Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
- Prime minister : Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah
 

Independence
- From the UK June 19, 1961
Area
- Total 17,818 km (157th)
6,880 sq mi
- Water (%) Negligible
Population
- 2005 est. 2,687,0001 (137th)
- Density 131/km (68th)
339/sq mi

GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
- Total $53.31 billion (77th)
- Per capita $22,800 (44th)
HDI (2003) 0.844 (44th) high

Currency Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD)
Time zone (UTC+3)

- Summer (DST) (UTC+4)
Internet TLD .kw
Calling code +965
1Figure includes 1.999 million non-nationals (End of 2005 est.)
 

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