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Summary statistics
Region 2015 Western Asia  
Surface area (sq km) 2014 771  
Population (proj., 000) 2016 1397  
Pop. density (per sq km) 2016 1837.9  
Capital city 2015 Manama  
Capital city pop. (000) 2015 411 Refers to the urban area of the municipality of Al-Manamah.  
Currency 2015 Bahraini Dinar (BHD)  
UN membership date 2013 21 September 1971  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2014 33850  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 25713  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 15969  
GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2005 prices) 2014 4.5  
GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2005 prices) 2010 4.3  
GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2005 prices) 2005 6.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2014 24854.4  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 20386.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 18418.1  
Economy: Agriculture (% of GVA) 2014 0.3 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Agriculture (% of GVA) 2010 0.3 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Agriculture (% of GVA) 2005 0.3 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Industry (% of GVA) 2014 47.4 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Industry (% of GVA) 2010 45.5 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Industry (% of GVA) 2005 42.8 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA) 2014 52.3 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA) 2010 54.3 At producers' prices.  
Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA) 2005 56.9 At producers' prices.  
Employment: Agriculture (% of employed) 2014 ...  
Employment: Agriculture (% of employed) 2010 1.1  
Employment: Agriculture (% of employed) 2005 0.8 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3. Break in the time series. 2004.  
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2014 ...  
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2010 35.3  
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2005 15.0 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3. Break in the time series. 2004.  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2014 ...  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2010 62.4  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2005 84.2 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3. Break in the time series. 2004.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2014 1.2 Estimate.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 1.1 Estimate.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 1.3 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2014 39.4/85.2 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2010 41.3/87.0 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2005 36.2/84.5 Estimate.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2014 130  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 120  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 105  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2014 207 2013.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 115  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 92  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2014 207 2013.  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 115  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 92  
Index of industrial production (2005=100) 2014 134 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3.  
Index of industrial production (2005=100) 2010 117 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3.  
Index of industrial production (2005=100) 2005 100 Data classified according to ISIC Rev. 3.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2014 1124  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 770  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 1474  
Exports (million US$) 2015 18030.7 2014.  
Imports (million US$) 2015 20073.7 2014.  
Balance (million US$) 2015 -2043.0 2014.  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2015 ... 2014.  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2015 Saudi Arabia (41.7), China (8.1), United Arab Emirates (5.3) 2014.  
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  
International migrant stock (000/% of total pop.) mid-2015 704.1/51.1 Refers to foreign citizens.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2014 10452 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2015 355  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 7  
Health: Total expenditure (% of GDP) 2014 5.0 Data revision.  
Health: Physicians (per 1 000 pop.) 2013 0.9 2012.  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2014 2.6 2012.  
Education: Tertiary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100 pop.) 2014 56.5/24.2  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100 000 pop.) 2014 0.5 2011.  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2016 7.5  
Environment
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2014 173.3  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2014 91.0 Population age 15+.  
Patents: Resident filings (per million pop.) 2014 5.0  
Threatened species 2015 32  
Forested area (% of land area) 2013 0.7 Estimate.  
CO2 emission estimates (000 tons/tons per capita) 2013 31958/23.7  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 920  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2013 425.0  
Terrestrial and marine areas protected (% of total area) 2014 4.4  
Population using improved drinking water sources (urban/rural, %) 2015 100.0/100.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (urban/rural, %) 2015 99.2/99.2  
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