Saudi Arabia

Topics: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Arabian Peninsula Pages: 4 (1019 words) Published: January 23, 2013
I. Target Country Market: Saudi Arabia

A. Geographic Characteristic Analysis
Currency: Saudi Riyal (US$1 = SR3.745)
Area: 2,149,690 Square Kilometers
Location: Saudi Arabia, the largest country in the Middle East, occupies the greater part of the Arabian Peninsula and borders on both the Persian (Arabian) Gulf and the Red Sea. It faces Iran across the Gulf and borders Qatar and United Arab Emirates to the east, and Egypt, Sudan and Eritrea across the Red Sea to the west. In the south, it borders on Yemen and Oman. Its most crucial borders are in the north, where it meets Iraq, Jordan and Kuwait. Capital: Riyadh

Riyadh Features: Major Highways
Malls and Large Infrastructures Surrounded by the countries main ports Shipping Ports: The capital city is surrounded by major ports that will only take 3-4 hours to Riyadh. B. Demographic Characteristic and Analysis

Population: 27,000,000 (Excluding foreign and non-registered people)

Age structure
0-14 years: 29.4% (male 3,939,377/female 3,754,020)
15-64 years: 67.6% (male 9,980,253/female 7,685,328)
65 years and over: 3% (male 404,269/female 368,456) (2011 est.) Median age
total: 25.3 years
male: 26.4 years
female: 23.9 years (2011 est.)
Population growth rate
1.536% (2011 est.)
Total fertility rate
2.26 children born/woman. (2012 est.)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 1.27 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 1.03 male(s)/female
total population: 1.17 male(s)/female (2010 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
total: 73.87 years male: 71.93 years female: 75.9 years (2010 est.) Urbanization
85% of total population (2011)
noun: Saudi(s)
adjective: Saudi or...
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