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Population of Kuwait 2021

Kuwait, officially the State of Kuwait, is a country in Western Asia. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Kuwait in 2020 is 4,270,563 (4.27 million or 43 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Kuwait Population 2021

Kuwait has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.51 % . Its estimated population in 2021 is 4,328,553 (4.3 million). The total Land Area of Kuwait is  17,818  sq.km (6,880 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Kuwait is 240 per Km2 (621 people per mi2).

Population of  kuwait in 2021  – 43 Lakhs (Approx)
Kuwait 2020 Population
Total Population 4,270,563 (4.27 million or 42.70 Lakhs)
Global Rank129
Share of World Pop.0.05%
Land Area 17,818  sq.km (6,880 sq. mi)
Area Rank152
Pop. Density240 people/sq. km
Capital CityKuwait City

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Kuwait Demographics
Fertility Rate* of Kuwait2.10
Infant mortality rate ** in Kuwait6.1
Median Age in Kuwait 36.8 Years
Life Expectancy in Kuwait75.85 years
Urban Population of Kuwait100%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Kuwait

Religion in Kuwait 

  • Islam – 74.57%
  • Christianity – 17.93%
  • Other religions – 7.48%

Source: Wikipedia

Indian Population in Kuwait

Indians are the largest expapt population in numbers and make around 22% of the Kuwait population & approx population of Indians in Kuwait as of 2021 is 10 Lakhs.  The majority of these originate from the south Indian states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu, with the former constituting 66% of the population of Indian nationals.

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