Sex ratio measured by males per 100 females reached 147 persons in 2019 in Kuwait, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.411 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sex ratio measured by males per 100 females in Kuwait reached an all time high of 173 persons in 1961 and an all time low of 114 persons in 1990. When compared to Kuwait's main peers, sex ratio measured by males per 100 females in Bahrain amounted to 166 persons, 102 persons in Iraq, 101 persons in Iran and 148 persons in Saudi Arabia in 2019.
Kuwait has been ranked 6th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of sex ratio measured by males per 100 females, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The sex ratio is calculated as the number of males per one hundred females in a population.