Saudi Arabia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 24.22217 / longitude: 45.06193

General information


In 2021 the GDP was $833,541,236,569 USD, placing it at position 18 in the market. In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 17.00﷼ (corresponding to $4.53 USD). The sign for the local currency is ﷼ (SAR).


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Al-Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih), At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah, Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah, Rock Art in the Hail Region of Saudi Arabia. Well known national dishes are: Kabsa.


This country represents 0.43% of the world's population with about 32,248,000 individuals. With a birth growth rate at 1.65%, the median age is 30.80 years.


The country has a 2,149,690 km² area, they don't use a postcode system and the primary cities are: Riyadh, Jeddah, الرياض, Udhailiyah, جدة. This nation's capital is Riyadh and the country shares a border with Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Yemen. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: Arabic.


The average length of time residents spend in school is 17 years (including tertiary education). Well known universities are: King Abdulaziz University, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, King Saud University, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences.

Good to know

Phone numbers start with +966, the ISO code is SA, the country's websites have the domain name ".sa" Visit to learn more about this nation.


ISO code SA
Capital Riyadh
Population 32,248,000
World percentage 0.43%
Median age 30.80 years
Population growth rate 1.65%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic
GDP (2021) $833,541,236,569
GDP position #18
Big Mac local price 17.00﷼
Big Mac USD price $4.53
Currency code SAR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 17 years
National dish Kabsa
TLD .sa
Phone prefix +966


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