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Summary statistics
Region Western Asia  
Surface area (sq km) 309500  
Population (est., 000) 3926  
Pop. density (per sq km) 12.7  
Capital city Masqat  
Capital city pop. (000) 812 Refers to Muscat governorate.  
Currency Oman Rial (OMR)  
UN membership date 7 October 1971  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 79656  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 58641  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 31082  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 4.8  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 4.8  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 2.5  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 21929.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 20922.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 12322.8  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 20662.5  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 19644.9  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 11917.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 28.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 27.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 22.0  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 0.38 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 0.38 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 0.38 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 5117  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 5039  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 5178  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 145  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 134  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 102  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2013 108 ISIC Rev.3 (CDE).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2010 100 ISIC Rev.3 (CDE).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2005 60 ISIC Rev.3 (CDE).  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 124  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 122  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 112  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 125  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 122  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 112  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2013 7.9  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 8.2  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 8.4  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 36.9 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. December.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 5.2 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. December.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 ...  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 29.0  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 27.8  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 25.5  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 82.6  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 79.8  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 76.5  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 1551 Inbound Tourism Survey.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 1442 Inbound Tourism Survey.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 896 Inbound Tourism Survey.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 3098 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 2869  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 2351  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 154.7  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 164.3  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 52.9  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 66.5 Population aged 5 and over. Excluding population living in workers’ camps.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 35.8 Population aged 5 and over.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 6.7  
Exports (million US$) 2013 55497.1  
Imports (million US$) 2013 34331.2  
Balance (million US$) 2013 21165.9  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 ...  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 United Arab Emirates (29.6), Japan (9.7), India (9.1)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 7.9  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 8.5  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 5.8  
Urban population (%) 2014 77.2  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 22.6  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 5.2/3.4  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 183.1  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 78.9/74.7  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 7.3  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.9  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2007-2013 24.4  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 1112.0/30.6 Refers to foreign citizens.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2014 270  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2007-2013 4.2  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 100.9/103.3  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 52.8  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 1.1  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2015 1.2  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 91  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 <  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 4.0  
Population using improved drinking water sources (%) 2012 93.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) 2012 97.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 64855/21.5  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 364.0  
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