Bahrain: Information

Bahrain (1971 - )

Bahrain (officially the Kingdom of Bahrain), is a small island country situated near the western shores of the Persian Gulf. It is an archipelago with Bahrain Island, the largest land mass, at 55 km long by 18 km wide. Saudi Arabia lies to the west and is connected to Bahrain by the King Fahd Causeway while Iran lies 200 km to the north across the Persian Gulf. The peninsula of Qatar is to the southeast across the Gulf of Bahrain. The population in 2010 stood at 1,234,571, including 666,172 non-nationals.

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Bahrain: Details
Official NameBahrain
From1971
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Bahrain: Currencies Used
CurrencyFromTo
Indian Rupee 1957 1959
Gulf Rupee 1959 1965
Bahraini Dinar 1965