Population in Saudi Arabia

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Population in Saudi Arabia


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:SA
  
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Dependency ratios in Saudi Arabia


total dependency ratio

45,90 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 45 in the world of 196 (77,55%); 21 place in Asia 50 (60%)

youth dependency ratio

41,70 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 103 in the world of 196 (47,96%); 30 place in Asia 50 (42%)

elderly dependency ratio

4,20 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 196 (96,94%); 6 place in Asia 50 (90%)

potential support ratio

24 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 190 in the world of 196 (3,57%); 45 place in Asia 50 (12%)

Urbanization of the population in Saudi Arabia


Population

31 540 372 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 41 in the world of 233 (82,83%); 17 place in Asia 51 (68,63%)
10,94 % (2,19 % annual) ↘
min: 4 086 539; max: 31 540 372; max-min: 27 453 833 (87,04%); mid: 17 813 456;
13 726 917 (43,52%)
2,09 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 57 in the world of 216 (74,07%); 12 place in Asia 50 (78%)
17,18 % (3,44 % annual) ↗
min: 2,09; max: 6,33; max-min: 4,24 (66,92%); mid: 4,21;
-2,12 (-101,15%)

Rural population

5 320 861 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 75 in the world of 205 (63,90%); 27 place in Asia 47 (44,68%)
5,42 % (1,08 % annual) ↘
min: 2 809 496; max: 5 320 861; max-min: 2 511 365 (47,20%); mid: 4 065 179;
1 255 683 (23,60%)
16,87 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 205 (17,56%); 39 place in Asia 47 (19,15%)
6,20 % (1,24 % annual) ↗
min: 16,87; max: 68,75; max-min: 51,88 (75,46%); mid: 42,81;
-25,94 (-153,76%)
0,893 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 78 in the world of 205 (62,44%); 18 place in Asia 47 (63,83%)
40,10 % (8,02 % annual) ↗
min: 0,099; max: 2,04; max-min: 1,94 (95,16%); mid: 1,07;
-0,178 (-19,96%)

Urban population

26 219 511 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 214 (85,51%); 14 place in Asia 50 (74%)
12,06 % (2,41 % annual) ↘
min: 1 277 043; max: 26 219 511; max-min: 24 942 468 (95,13%); mid: 13 748 277;
12 471 234 (47,56%)
83,13 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 214 (79,44%); 12 place in Asia 50 (78%)
1,26 % (0,252 % annual) ↘
min: 31,25; max: 83,13; max-min: 51,88 (62,41%); mid: 57,19;
25,94 (31,20%)
2,34 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 81 in the world of 214 (62,62%); 28 place in Asia 50 (46%)
16,19 % (3,24 % annual) ↗
min: 2,34; max: 8,68; max-min: 6,34 (73,02%); mid: 5,51;
-3,17 (-135,35%)

Population in largest city

6 369 710 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 30 in the world of 151 (80,79%); 17 place in Asia 46 (65,22%)
17,94 % (3,59 % annual) ↘
min: 156 699; max: 6 369 710; max-min: 6 213 011 (97,54%); mid: 3 263 205;
3 106 506 (48,77%)
20,20 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 50 in the world of 151 (67,55%); 16 place in Asia 46 (67,39%)
7,86 % (1,57 % annual) ↘
min: 3,80; max: 20,20; max-min: 16,39 (81,17%); mid: 12,00;
8,20 (40,58%)

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

14 560 779 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 24 in the world of 115 (80%); 12 place in Asia 36 (69,44%)
15,96 % (3,19 % annual) ↘
min: 546 611; max: 14 560 779; max-min: 14 014 168 (96,25%); mid: 7 553 695;
7 007 084 (48,12%)
46,17 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 115 (88,70%); 10 place in Asia 36 (75%)
5,63 % (1,13 % annual) ↘
min: 13,06; max: 46,17; max-min: 33,10 (71,71%); mid: 29,61;
16,55 (35,85%)

Migration in Saudi Arabia


Population

31 540 372 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 41 in the world of 233 (82,83%); 17 place in Asia 51 (68,63%)
10,94 % (2,19 % annual) ↘
min: 4 086 539; max: 31 540 372; max-min: 27 453 833 (87,04%); mid: 17 813 456;
13 726 917 (43,52%)

International migrant stock, total

10 185 945 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 4 in the world of 214 (98,60%); 2 place in Asia 50 (98%)
17,24 % (3,45 % annual) ↘
min: 4 998 445; max: 10 185 945; max-min: 5 187 500 (50,93%); mid: 7 592 195;
2 593 750 (25,46%)
32,29 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 214 (88,32%); 11 place in Asia 50 (80%)
7,08 % (1,42 % annual) ↘
min: 24,60; max: 32,29; max-min: 7,69 (23,81%); mid: 28,45;
3,85 (11,91%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,0003963 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 180 (6,11%); 37 place in Asia 42 (14,29%)
422,78 % (84,56 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0003963; max: 0,973; max-min: 0,972 (99,96%); mid: 0,487;
-0,486 (-122 669%)
125 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 143 in the world of 180 (21,11%); 35 place in Asia 42 (19,05%)
365,60 % (73,12 % annual) ↗
min: 125; max: 245 290; max-min: 245 165 (99,95%); mid: 122 708;
-122 583 (-98 066%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,0022225 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 196 (26,02%); 36 place in Asia 50 (30%)
6,83 % (1,37 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0003599; max: 0,0023745; max-min: 0,0020145 (84,84%); mid: 0,0013672;
0,0008553 (38,49%)
701 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 102 in the world of 196 (48,47%); 34 place in Asia 50 (34%)
4,85 % (0,970 % annual) ↘
min: 7; max: 818; max-min: 811 (99,14%); mid: 412,50;
288,50 (41,16%)

Fertility in Saudi Arabia


Birth rate, crude

20,14 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 89 in the world of 207 (57,49%); 21 place in Asia 50 (60%)
8,02 % (1,60 % annual) ↗
min: 20,14; max: 47,58; max-min: 27,44 (57,67%); mid: 33,86;
-13,72 (-68,12%)

Birth rate, crude

621 408 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 49 in the world of 207 (76,81%); 18 place in Asia 50 (66%)
1,66 % (0,332 % annual) ↘
min: 193 949; max: 621 408; max-min: 427 460 (68,79%); mid: 407 679;
213 730 (34,39%)

Fertility rate

2,77 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 203 (64,04%); 16 place in Asia 50 (70%)
8,03 % (1,61 % annual) ↗
min: 2,77; max: 7,31; max-min: 4,55 (62,19%); mid: 5,04;
-2,27 (-82,24%)

Adolescent fertility rate

8,41 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 165 in the world of 193 (15,03%); 41 place in Asia 50 (20%)
34,97 % (6,99 % annual) ↗
min: 8,41; max: 125,41; max-min: 117,00 (93,30%); mid: 66,91;
-58,50 (-695,95%)

Child and maternal mortality in Saudi Arabia


Birth rate, crude

621 408 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 159 in the world of 207 (23,67%); 33 place in Asia 50 (36%)
1,66 % (0,332 % annual) ↘
min: 193 949; max: 621 408; max-min: 427 460 (68,79%); mid: 407 679;
213 730 (34,39%)
3,40 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 206 (95,63%); 7 place in Asia 50 (88%)
0,324 % (0,065 % annual) ↗
min: 3,39; max: 20,32; max-min: 16,93 (83,31%); mid: 11,86;
-8,46 (-248,69%)

Maternal mortality

72 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 88 in the world of 181 (51,93%); 21 place in Asia 48 (58,33%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↗
min: 72; max: 270; max-min: 198 (73,33%); mid: 171;
-99 (-137,50%)
0,0022828 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 51 in the world of 181 (72,38%); 11 place in Asia 48 (79,17%)
30,99 % (6,20 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0022828; max: 0,017; max-min: 0,014 (86,17%); mid: 0,0093925;
-0,0071097 (-311,45%)

Number of neonatal deaths

4 866 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 128 in the world of 192 (33,85%); 27 place in Asia 48 (45,83%)
20,22 % (4,04 % annual) ↗
min: 4 866; max: 12 554; max-min: 7 688 (61,24%); mid: 8 710;
-3 844 (-79,00%)
0,154 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 85 in the world of 192 (56,25%); 21 place in Asia 48 (58,33%)
34,99 % (7,00 % annual) ↗
min: 0,154; max: 0,767; max-min: 0,613 (79,89%); mid: 0,461;
-0,307 (-198,67%)

Mortality rate, under 5

9 002 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 126 in the world of 193 (35,23%); 27 place in Asia 48 (45,83%)
18,24 % (3,65 % annual) ↗
min: 9 002; max: 44 922; max-min: 35 920 (79,96%); mid: 26 962;
-17 960 (-199,51%)
0,285 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 90 in the world of 193 (53,89%); 22 place in Asia 48 (56,25%)
32,76 % (6,55 % annual) ↗
min: 0,285; max: 7,99; max-min: 7,70 (96,43%); mid: 4,14;
-3,85 (-1 349%)

Causes of death in Saudi Arabia


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

12,60 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 77 in the world of 172 (55,81%); 22 place in Asia 47 (55,32%)
8,07 % (1,61 % annual) ↗
min: 12,60; max: 18,70; max-min: 6,10 (32,62%); mid: 15,65;
-3,05 (-24,21%)

Cause of death, by injury

9,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 94 in the world of 172 (45,93%); 17 place in Asia 47 (65,96%)
1,95 % (0,390 % annual) ↗
min: 9,40; max: 10,50; max-min: 1,10 (10,48%); mid: 9,95;
-0,550 (-5,85%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

78 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 102 in the world of 172 (41,28%); 32 place in Asia 47 (34,04%)
1,54 % (0,308 % annual) ↘
min: 70,80; max: 78; max-min: 7,20 (9,23%); mid: 74,40;
3,60 (4,62%)

Mortality caused by road traffic injury

27,40 per 100,000 people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 155 in the world of 178 (13,48%); 43 place in Asia 45 (6,67%)

Life Expectancy in Saudi Arabia


Life expectancy

74,34 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 91 in the world of 201 (55,22%); 24 place in Asia 50 (54%)
0,855 % (0,171 % annual) ↘
min: 45,67; max: 74,34; max-min: 28,67 (38,57%); mid: 60,00;
14,34 (19,28%)

Life expectancy, male

73,03 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 75 in the world of 201 (63,18%); 17 place in Asia 50 (68%)
0,794 % (0,159 % annual) ↘
min: 43,68; max: 73,03; max-min: 29,35 (40,19%); mid: 58,35;
14,67 (20,09%)

Life expectancy, female

75,71 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 112 in the world of 201 (44,78%); 28 place in Asia 50 (46%)
0,917 % (0,183 % annual) ↘
min: 47,76; max: 75,71; max-min: 27,96 (36,93%); mid: 61,73;
13,98 (18,46%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

2,72 [?] (2015)
(descending): 172 in the world of 201 (14,93%); 40 place in Asia 50 (22%)
5,44 % (1,09 % annual) ↘
min: 2,57; max: 4,08; max-min: 1,50 (36,88%); mid: 3,33;
-0,604 (-22,19%)

Survival to age 65 in Saudi Arabia


Survival to age 65

2,86 [?] (2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 194 (12,89%); 43 place in Asia 50 (16%)
3,21 % (0,642 % annual) ↘
min: 2,59; max: 3,62; max-min: 1,04 (28,59%); mid: 3,10;
-0,242 (-8,45%)

Survival to age 65, male

80,66 [?] (2014)
(descending): 50 in the world of 193 (74,61%); 17 place in Asia 50 (68%)
1,22 % (0,243 % annual) ↘
min: 35,33; max: 80,66; max-min: 45,33 (56,19%); mid: 58,00;
22,66 (28,10%)

Survival to age 65, female

84,40 [?] (2014)
(descending): 87 in the world of 193 (55,44%); 24 place in Asia 50 (54%)
1,18 % (0,236 % annual) ↘
min: 43,24; max: 84,40; max-min: 41,16 (48,77%); mid: 63,82;
20,58 (24,38%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,956 [?] (2015)
(descending): 20 in the world of 193 (90,16%); 7 place in Asia 50 (88%)
0,039 % (0,0077457 % annual) ↘
min: 0,817; max: 0,956; max-min: 0,139 (14,50%); mid: 0,886;
0,069 (7,25%)

Age structure in Saudi Arabia


0-14 years

26,56 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 227 (57,71%); 21 place in Asia 51 (60,78%)

15-24 years

18,85 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 82 in the world of 227 (64,32%); 20 place in Asia 51 (62,75%)

25-54 years

46,40 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 21 in the world of 227 (91,19%); 13 place in Asia 51 (76,47%)

55-64 years

4,86 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 173 in the world of 227 (24,23%); 43 place in Asia 51 (17,65%)

65 years and over

3,34 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 191 in the world of 227 (16,30%); 43 place in Asia 51 (17,65%)

The ratio of women/men in Saudi Arabia


0-14 years

1,05 [?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 227 (66,52%); 21 place in Asia 51 (60,78%)

15-24 years

1,15 [?] (2015)
(descending): 8 in the world of 227 (96,92%); 6 place in Asia 51 (90,20%)

25-54 years

1,31 [?] (2015)
(descending): 8 in the world of 227 (96,92%); 7 place in Asia 51 (88,24%)

55-64 years

1,21 [?] (2015)
(descending): 6 in the world of 227 (97,80%); 5 place in Asia 51 (92,16%)

65 years and over

1,04 [?] (2015)
(descending): 12 in the world of 227 (95,15%); 5 place in Asia 51 (92,16%)

Average age in Saudi Arabia


total

27,20 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 227 (37,89%); 34 place in Asia 51 (35,29%)

male

27,90 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 128 in the world of 227 (44,05%); 28 place in Asia 51 (47,06%)

female

26,20 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 227 (36,12%); 36 place in Asia 51 (31,37%)

Tourism in Saudi Arabia


International tourism, number of arrivals

18 259 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 16 in the world of 195 (92,31%); 7 place in Asia 45 (86,67%)
40,58 % (8,12 % annual) ↘
min: 3 325 000; max: 18 259 000; max-min: 14 934 000 (81,79%); mid: 10 792 000;
7 467 000 (40,89%)

International tourism, number of departures

19 824 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 13 in the world of 107 (88,79%); 4 place in Asia 28 (89,29%)
10,07 % (2,01 % annual) ↘
min: 2 000 000; max: 19 824 000; max-min: 17 824 000 (89,91%); mid: 10 912 000;
8 912 000 (44,96%)