Demographics of Kuwait

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsMuslim (official) 85% (Sunni 70%, Shia 30%), other (includes Christian, Hindu, Parsi) 15%
Ethnic groupsKuwaiti 45%, other Arab 35%, South Asian 9%, Iranian 4%, other 7%
Demographics
Total fertility rate2.60 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence23.1 % of population ages 20 to 79
Intentional homicides0.40 per 100,000 people (2012)
Total Population2.74 Million (2014)3.37 Million (2013)3.25 Million (2012)
Total Population of Kuwait
Population Growth1.70 % (2014)1.79 % (2013)3.95 % (2012)
Population Growth of Kuwait
Land per Capita0.01 Square kilometer per capita
Population density154 capita per square kilometer (2014)189 capita per square kilometer (2013)182 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Kuwait
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people539 per 1,000 people (2011)528 per 1,000 people (2010)523 per 1,000 people (2009)
Vehicles per 1000 people of Kuwait
Vehicles per km of road217 per km of road (2011)218 per km of road (2010)209 per km of road (2009)
Vehicles per km of road of Kuwait
Mobile cellular subscriptions190 per 100 people (2013)157 per 100 people (2012)158 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Kuwait
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers1.40 per 100 people (2013)1.45 per 100 people (2012)1.50 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Kuwait
Internet users75.5 per 100 people (2013)70.5 per 100 people (2012)65.8 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Kuwait