Key indicators


Total population 2013 ( people) 29,994,272 *
Population growth rate 2013 2.7%
Population density (person / sq km) 2013 15.0
Saudi population 2013 (people) 20,271,058 *
Saudi population growth rate 2013 2.15%
GDP growth at constant prices 2012 5.13%
Per capita GDP at current prices in 2012 (SAR) 93,177
Economic diversification indicators Private sector's contribution to GDP at constant prices for 2012 58.8%
proportion of private sector growth for 2012 at constant prices 5.5%
proportion of non-oil exports to imports 2012 31.3%
Growth of exports of non-oil goods for 2013 3.88%
Growth of imports of non-oil goods for 2013 8.78%
exports contribution to GDP for 2013 at current prices 52%
The cost-of-living index 2013 126.7
Change in the cost-of-living index (inflation) for 2013 3.5%
Unemployment Rate 2013 5.6%
Saudi's Unemployment rate 2013 11.7%
Employment as percentage of population 2013 35.8%
Revised economic participation rate 2013 40.4%
Infants mortality rate (per thousand live births) 2013 15.9
Gross enrollment rate in primary education (2012) 106.14%
Net enrollment rate in primary education (2012) 96.5%
Rate of illiteracy of the population (2013) 5.6%
*according to Population Census 2010