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Quick facts about the State of Kuwait

Official Name:
State of Kuwait

Kuwait City

17818 sq. km.

Life Expectancy:
Male 77.8 years, Female: 79.9 years

Male - 98.3% Female - 86.5%

Ethnic Groups (including expatriates)
Kuwaiti 32%, Other Arab 28%, South Asians 30%, Others 10%

Time zone:
GMT +3 hours

Head of State:

H. H. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Amir of the State of Kuwait

Crown Prince:

H.H. Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Crown Prince of the State of Kuwait

Head of Government:

H.H. Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah
Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait

H.E. Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah
First Deputy Prime Minister & Foreign Minister


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