Bahrain

  • Key Indicators

    Summary statistics
    Region: Western Asia 
    Surface Area (sq. km) 2014: 771
    Population 2016: 1397000
    Pop. Density (per sq km) 2016: 1837.9 
    Capital city 2015: Manama 
    Capital city population 2015: 411000, Refers to the urban area of the municipality of Al-Manamah. 
    Currency 2015: Bahraini Dinar (BHD) 


    Economic indicators
    GDP: (million current US$) 2014: 33850 
    GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2005 prices) 2014: 4.5 
    GDP per capita (current US$) 2014: 24854.4 
    Economy: Agriculture (% of GVA) 2014: 0.3, at producers' prices. 
    Economy: Industry (% of GVA) 2014: 47.4, at producers' prices. 
    Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA) 2014: 52.3, at producers' prices. 
    Unemployment (% of labor force) 2014: 1.2, Estimate. 
    Labor force participation (female/male pop. %) 2014: 39.4/85.2, Estimate. 
    CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2014: 130 
    Exports (million US$) 2015: 18030.7
    Imports (million US$) 2015: 20073.7
    Balance (million US$) 2015: -2043.0
    Major trading partners (% of exports) 2015: ...
    Major trading partners (% of imports) 2015: Saudi Arabia (41.7), China (8.1), United Arab Emirates (5.3)

    Social indicators
    Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015: 1.8
    Urban population (%) 2015: 88.8
    Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015: 1.7
    Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015: 2.1
    Life expectancy at birth (females/males, years) 2010-2015: 77.4/75.6
    Total dependency ratio (Pop. aged 0-14 & 65+ per 100 pop. 15-64) 2015: 31

    Source: World Statistics Pocketbook | United Nations Statistics Division