Saudi Arabia

Summary

Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Absolute monarchy
Unitary state
Capital
Contained by
Area
2,149,690 km² (830000 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
315,580,048,571 (2005, US$)
250,338,933,333 (2004, US$)
214,572,800,000 (2003, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
21,300 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

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

Dated location

Date founded
1926-01-08
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
OPEC (1960)
 

Countries

Continent
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Athletics country

Championships athletes performances
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Saudi
 

Namesake

Named after
 

Flag referent

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

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
 

Employer

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

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Location

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

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
KSA
Olympics participated in
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Saudi Arabian
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
sa
 

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)
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
12.47 (1991)
15.152 (1988)
13.39 (1989)
Fertility rate
5.844 (1990)
6.331 (1987)
6.166 (1988)
GDP growth rate
4.691 (1981)
6.038 (1969)
12.034 (1970)
Places exported to
? (2006, Sudan)
16600000000.0 (US$, 2008, United States of America)
? (Djibouti)
Internet users as percentage of population
0.494 (1999)
0 (1990)
0.011 (1995)
Places imported from
Dubai (194,000,000, US$, 2005)
Portugal (54,900,000, Euro, 2004)
Portugal (99,800,000, Euro, 2008)
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)
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