Find UNdata on Facebook Follow UNdata on Twitter Please send us your feedback

Countries and areas

Afghanistan Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil British Virgin Islands Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cayman Islands Central African Republic Chad Chile China China, Hong Kong SAR China, Macao SAR Colombia Comoros Congo Cook Islands Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Democratic People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Faeroe Islands Fiji Finland France French Guiana French Polynesia Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guam Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of) Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Northern Mariana Islands Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Republic of Korea Republic of Moldova Réunion Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka State of Palestine Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Thailand The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United Republic of Tanzania United States of America United States Virgin Islands Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Western Sahara Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Summary statistics
Region Western Asia  
Currency Bahraini Dinar (BHD)  
Surface area (square kilometres) 767  
Population in 2012 (estimated, 000) 1318  
Population density in 2012 (per square kilometre) 1718.2  
Capital city and population in 2011 (000) Manama (262)  
United Nations membership date 21 September 1971  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2012 30362  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 25713  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 15969  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2012 3.4  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 4.3  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 6.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2012 23039.4  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 20545.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 18156.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2012 20127.7  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 18649.5  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 17686.1  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2012 19.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 26.1  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 25.7  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2012 0.38 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 0.38 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 0.38 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2012 2938  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 770  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 1474  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2012 123  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 120  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 105  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2012 121 The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3.  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2010 120 The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3.  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2005 100 The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 169  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 115  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 92  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 169  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 115  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 92  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2012 ... Break in series; data not strictly comparable.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 35.3 Break in series; data not strictly comparable. Population census. April.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 15.0 Break in series; data not strictly comparable. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3. 2004. November.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2012 ... Break in series; data not strictly comparable.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 1.1 Break in series; data not strictly comparable. Population census. April.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 0.8 Break in series; data not strictly comparable. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3. 2004. November.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2012 39.4  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 39.3  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 36.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2012 87.2  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 87.2  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 83.4  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2012 6732 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders. 2011.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 11952 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 6313 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2012 ...  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2010 18560  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2005 16759  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2012 156.2  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 124.2  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 105.8  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2012 88.0 Age group 15 years and over.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 55.0  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 21.3  
Exports (million US$) 2012 22561.9 2011.  
Imports (million US$) 2012 17643.3 2011.  
Balance (million US$) 2012 4918.6 2011.  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2012 ... 2011.  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2012 Saudi Arabia (45.9), China (7.7), Brazil (7.1) 2011.  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.7  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.2  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.5  
Urban population (%) 2013 88.8  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2013 21.0  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2013 4.4/3.1  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2013 164.4  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 77.4/75.8  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 6.9  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.1  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2006-2012 61.8 1995.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 729.4/54.8 Data refer to foreign citizens.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2013 341  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2006-2012 2.9  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2006-2012 101.6/99.7 1999.  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2006-2012 59.2  
Intentional homicides (females and males, per 100 000) 2008-2010 0.0/0.0  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2014 10.0  
Environment
Threatened species 2013 33  
Forested area (% of land area) 2011 0.7  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2010 24182/19.2  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2010 8369.0  
Precipitation in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 71 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 23.0/30.1 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
Trade Profile
Copyright © 2014 - Conditions of Use
United Nations Statistics Division
Version v0.14.6 Beta