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Official NameThe State of Kuwait
Country Meaning(The Fortress built near water)
MottoGod, The Nation, The Emir (Official)
AnthemAl-Nasheed Al-Watani (National Anthem)
Capital/CityKuwait City
Population4,464,521 (0.06% of the world)
LanguagesArabic (official), English widely spoken
Alpha Code »KW / KWT
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Kuwaiti dinar (د.ك KWD)
Central Bank »Central Bank of Kuwait
Calling Codes+965
Area Total Area: 17,818 km2 (6,880 sq mi)
Land: 17,818 km2 (6,880 sq mi)
Water: 0 km2 (0 sq mi)
RegionWestern Asia
Lat/Long29.3116600, 47.4817660
Timezone1 timezone(s)