United Arab Emirates (The UAE) Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions

27, Jun 2017, EDT.

Welcome to the beta version of Econ Stats, the Economic Statistics Database service provided by EconomyWatch.com.

Country or Region: United Arab Emirates (The UAE) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions › See all United Arab Emirates indicators, › See Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015
Full Dataset: from 1993 to 2014
Dataset updated: 30th June 2016
Data Source: CIA Factbook
National or Regional Currency: UAE Dirham
Currency Symbol: AED

United Arab Emirates Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions

Nationality: noun: Emirati(s) ; adjective: Emirati

Ethnic Groups: Emirati 19%, other Arab and Iranian 23%, South Asian 50%, other expatriates (includes Westerners and East Asians) 8% (1982) ; note: less than 20% are UAE citizens (1982)

Religions: Muslim (Islam; official) 76%, Christian 9%, other (primarily Hindu and Buddhist, less than 5% of the population consists of Parsi, Baha'i, Druze, Sikh, Ahmadi, Ismaili, Dawoodi Bohra Muslim, and Jewish) 15% ; note: represents the total population; about 85% of the population consists of noncitizens (2005 est.)

Languages: Arabic (official), Persian, English, Hindi, Urdu

* Source: CIA
Other Aggregate Indicators for United Arab Emirates
Indicators
  Geography (Location, geographic coordinates, map references, area, terrain, elevation extremes, borders, coastline and maritime claims) for United Arab Emirates
  Climate and Environment (climate, environmental issues, environmental agreements, natural hazards) for United Arab Emirates
  Natural Resources, Agricultural Products, Land Use and Water Use for United Arab Emirates
Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for United Arab Emirates
  Telephone Statistics: Number of Fixed Lines, Mobile Phone Penetration Rate for United Arab Emirates
  Age Structure, Median Age, Gender and Urbanization for United Arab Emirates
  Population Growth Rate, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Net Migration Rate for United Arab Emirates
  Life Expectancy Rate, Infant Mortality Rate and Total Fertility Rate for United Arab Emirates
  HIV, AIDS and Other Major Infectious Disease Rates for United Arab Emirates
  Literacy Rate, Educational Expenditure and School Life Expectancy for United Arab Emirates
  Gross Domestic Product (PPP, Official Exchange Rate, Real Growth Rate and Per Capita) for United Arab Emirates
  Industries and Industrial Growth Production Rate for United Arab Emirates
  Labor Force by Occupation for United Arab Emirates
  Poverty Line, Gini Index, Household Income and Consumption for United Arab Emirates
  National Budget and Public Debt for United Arab Emirates
  Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate) for United Arab Emirates
  Stock of Money, Stock of Quasi Money, Stock of Domestic Credit for United Arab Emirates
  Stock Market Capitalization: Market Value of Publicly Traded Shares for United Arab Emirates
  Trade Statistics, Export Statistics, Export Partners and Products, Import Statistics, Import Partners and Products for United Arab Emirates
  Foreign Exchange Reserves and Gold Reserves for United Arab Emirates
  FDI Statistics (Foreign Direct Investment at Home/ Inbound FDI, Foreign Direct Investment Abroad/ Outbound FDI) for United Arab Emirates
  Exchange Rate Statistics for United Arab Emirates
  Electricity Production, Electricity Consumption, Electricity Exports and Electricity Imports for United Arab Emirates
  Oil Production, Proven Oil Reserves, Oil Consumption, Oil Exports and Oil Imports for United Arab Emirates
  Natural Gas Production, Proven Natural Gas Reserves, Natural Gas Consumption, Natural Gas Exports and Natural Gas Imports for United Arab Emirates
  Television and Radio Statistics (TV Stats, Radio Stats) for United Arab Emirates
  Internet Statistics (Internet Users, Internet Hosts, Country TLD) for United Arab Emirates
  Airport Statistics (Paved Runway Airports, Unpaved Runway Airports, Heliports) for United Arab Emirates
  Transport Statistics (Railways, Roadways, Waterways, Ports and Terminals, Airports, Merchant Marine) for United Arab Emirates
  Military Statistics (Military Expenditure, Military Branches, Service Age and Obligation, Manpower Available and Fit for Military Service) for United Arab Emirates
  Disputes, Refugees, Human Trafficking and Illicit Drug Production for United Arab Emirates
Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions Listings for Other Countries
Countries
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Afghanistan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Akrotiri
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Albania
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Algeria
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for American Samoa
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Andorra
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Angola
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Anguilla
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Antarctica
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Antigua and Barbuda
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Argentina
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Armenia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Aruba
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ashmore and Cartier Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Australia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Austria
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Azerbaijan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bahamas
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bahrain
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bangladesh
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Barbados
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Belarus
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Belgium
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Belize
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Benin
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bermuda
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bhutan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bolivia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bosnia and Herzegovina
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Botswana
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bouvet Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Brazil
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for British Indian Ocean Territory
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for British Virgin Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Brunei Darussalam
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Bulgaria
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Burkina Faso
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Burundi
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cambodia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cameroon
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Canada
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cape Verde
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cayman Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Central African Republic
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Chad
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Chile
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for China
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Christmas Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Clipperton Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cocos Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Colombia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Comoros
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Congo
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Congo, Republic of
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cook Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Coral Sea Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Costa Rica
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Croatia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cuba
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Curacao
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Cyprus
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Czech Republic
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Denmark
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Dhekelia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Djibouti
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Dominica
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Dominican Republic
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ecuador
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Egypt
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for El Salvador
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Equatorial Guinea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Eritrea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Estonia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ethiopia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Falkland Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Faroe Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Fiji
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Finland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for France
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for French Polynesia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Gabon
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Gambia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Gaza Strip
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Georgia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Germany
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ghana
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Gibraltar
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Greece
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Greenland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Grenada
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guam
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guatemala
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guernsey
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guinea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guinea Bissau
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Guyana
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Haiti
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Heard Island and McDonald Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Honduras
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Hong Kong
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Hungary
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Iceland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for India
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Indonesia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Iran
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Iraq
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ireland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Isle of Man
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Israel
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Italy
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ivory Coast
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Jamaica
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Jan Mayen
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Japan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Jersey
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Jordan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kazakhstan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kenya
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kiribati
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Korea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kosovo
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kuwait
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Kyrgyzstan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Laos
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Latvia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Lebanon
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Lesotho
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Liberia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Libya
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Liechtenstein
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Lithuania
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Luxembourg
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Macau
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Macedonia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Madagascar
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Malawi
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Malaysia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Maldives
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mali
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Malta
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Marshall Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mauritania
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mauritius
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mexico
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Micronesia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Moldova
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Monaco
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mongolia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Montenegro
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Montserrat
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Morocco
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Mozambique
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Myanmar
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Namibia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Nauru
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Navassa Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Nepal
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Netherlands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for New Caledonia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for New Zealand
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Nicaragua
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Niger
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Nigeria
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Niue
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Norfolk Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for North Korea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Northern Mariana Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Norway
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Oman
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Pakistan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Palau
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Panama
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Papua New Guinea
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Paracel Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Paraguay
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Peru
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Philippines
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Pitcairn Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Poland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Portugal
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Puerto Rico
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Qatar
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Reunion
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Romania
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Russia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Rwanda
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Barthelemy
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Helena
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Kitts and Nevis
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Lucia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Martin
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Samoa
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for San Marino
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sao Tome and Principe
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Saudi Arabia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Senegal
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Serbia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Seychelles
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sierra Leone
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Singapore
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sint Maarten
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Slovakia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Slovenia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Solomon Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Somalia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for South Africa
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for South Sudan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Spain
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Spratly Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sri Lanka
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sudan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Suriname
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Swaziland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Sweden
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Switzerland
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Syria
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Taiwan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tajikistan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tanzania
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Thailand
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Timor Leste (East Timor)
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Togo
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tokelau
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tonga
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Trinidad and Tobago
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tunisia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Turkey
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Turkmenistan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Turks and Caicos Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Tuvalu
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Uganda
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Ukraine
Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for United Arab Emirates
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for United Kingdom
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for United States
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Uruguay
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for US Virgin Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Uzbekistan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Vanuatu
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Vatican City
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Venezuela
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Vietnam
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Wake Island
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Wallis and Futuna Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for West Bank
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Western Sahara
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Yemen
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Zambia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Zimbabwe