To clarify some of the items listed below, here are the CIA definitions:

Stock of narrow money: also known as "M1," comprises the total quantity of currency in circulation (notes and coins) plus demand deposits denominated in the national currency held by nonbank financial institutions, state and local governments, nonfinancial public enterprises, and the private sector of the economy, measured at a specific point in time.

Stock of broad money: This entry covers all of "Narrow money," plus the total quantity of time and savings deposits, credit union deposits, institutional money market funds, short-term repurchase agreements between the central bank and commercial deposit banks, and other large liquid assets held by nonbank financial institutions, state and local governments, nonfinancial public enterprises, and the private sector of the economy.

GDP (purchasing power parity): This entry gives the gross domestic product (GDP) or value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year.




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The figures listed below are reliable data compiled by the CIA and available through open sources. .....Conversions to pertinent country currency rates were accomplished with the posted rates on XE on the date of compilation.

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IRAQ STATS:

Narrow Money Supply(M1) = 58.4 trillion Iraqi dinar(58,448,600,000,000)

Broad Money Supply = 68.2 trillion Iraqi dinar (68,197,780,000,000)

GDP = 147.8 trillion Iraqi dinar (147,806,4000,000,000)

Population = 31,129,225

Current exchange rate = 1162 Iraqi dinar per dollar

Proven Oil Reserves = 143.5 billion barrels (143,500,000,000)


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KUWAIT STATS:

Narrow Money Supply(M1) = 6.5 billion Kuwaiti dinar (6,475,912,000)

Broad Money Supply = 26.4 billion Kuwaiti dinar (26,402,226,000)

GDP = 42 billion Kuwaiti dinar (41,958,980,000)

Population = 2,646,314

Current Exchange Rate = .2801 Kuwaiti dinar per dollar

Proven Oil Reserves = 104 billion barrels (104,000,000,000)


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SAUDI ARABIA STATS:

Narrow Money Supply = 772 billion Saudi Riyal ( 772,125,000,000)

Broad Money Supply = 1.26 trillion Saudi Riyal ( 1,258,875,000,000)

GDP = 2.5 trillion Saudi Riyal (2,537,625,000,000)

Population = 26,534,504

Current Exchange Rate = 3.75 Saudi Riyal per dollar

Proven Oil Reserves = 264.6 billion barrels (264,600,000,000)


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VIETNAM STATS:

Narrow Money Supply(M1) = 689 trillion Vietnamese Dong (688,926,000,000,000)

Broad Money Supply = 2.7 quadrillion Vietnamese Dong (2,732,670,000,000,000)

GDP = 6.3 quadrillion Vietnamese Dong (6,265,248,000,000,000)

Population = 91,519,289

Current Exchange Rate = 20,940 Vietnamese Dong per dollar

Proven Oil Reserves = 600 million barrels (600,000,000)