Bahrain Facts

Long Name: Kingdom of Bahrain

Location: Middle East, Persian Gulf

Area (in sq km): 760

Capital: Manama

Agricultural Products: fruit, vegetables; poultry, dairy products; shrimp, fish

Demonym: Bahraini(s)

Agricultural Labor Force %: 1

Religions: Muslim (Shia and Sunni), Christian

Industrial Labor Force %: 79

Service Labor Force %: 20

Languages: Arabic, English, Farsi, Urdu

GDP Growth %: 3.9

Location: Middle East, Persian Gulf

Resources: oil, natural gas, fish, pearls

Population Growth Rate %: 2.57

Exports: petroleum and petroleum products, aluminum, textiles

Government: constitutional monarchy

Literacy Rate %: 94.6

GDP Per Capita: 29200

Population: 1281332

Urban Population %: 88.7

Industry: petroleum processing and refining, aluminum smelting, iron pelletization, fertilizers, Islamic and offshore banking, insurance, ship repairing, tourism

Life Expectancy (in years): 78.4

Currency Code: BHD

Currency: Bahraini Dinar