Saudi Arabia

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Absolute monarchy
Unitary state
Population
GDP (nominal)
356,630,440,587 (2006, US$)
315,580,048,571 (2005, US$)
250,338,933,333 (2004, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
21,300 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
2,149,690 km² (830000 mi²)
 

Country

National anthem
Calling Code
966
ISO Short Name
SAUDI ARABIA
FIPS Code
SA
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
sa
Languages spoken
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Athletics country

Championships athletes performances
 

Namesake

Named after
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Saudi
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources (Ali al-Naimi, 1995)
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Sa'dah Governorate is contained in both Yemen and Saudi Arabia. (But, neither Yemen nor Saudi Arabia is contained in the other., Sa'dah Governorate, Yemen, FixPlaces, Sa'dah Governorate)
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Countries

Continent
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
OPEC (1960)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Consultative Assembly of Saudi Arabia
Governing officials
King of Saudi Arabia (Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, 2005-08-01, King)
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia (Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, 2011-10-27, Crown Prince)
Agencies
Saudi Arabian Ministry of Finance
Saudi Arabian Ministry of Health
 

Statistical region

Places imported from
Dubai (194,000,000, US$, 2005)
Portugal (54,900,000, Euro, 2004)
Portugal (99,800,000, Euro, 2008)
Internet users as percentage of population
0.011 (1995)
0.027 (1996)
0.494 (1999)
Life expectancy
44.875 (1960)
45.484 (1961)
46.112 (1962)
Oil production
10,665,000 (2006)
10,234,000 (2007)
10,782,000 (2008)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
15.152 (1988)
13.39 (1989)
14.024 (1990)
Fertility rate
6.331 (1987)
6.166 (1988)
6.004 (1989)
GDP growth rate
4.691 (1981)
6.038 (1969)
12.034 (1970)
Places exported to
? (2006, Sudan)
16600000000.0 (US$, 2008, United States of America)
? (Djibouti)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
KSA
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
sa
Adjectival form
Saudi Arabian
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1973-03-15)
 

Dated location

Date founded
1926-01-08
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DS, 201, 248)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Location

Time zone(s)
UTC+3
People born here
Geolocation
43.6021007055 × 24.1631291005
Contains
Adjectival form
Saudi
Saudi Arabian
Events
Adjoins
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