SAUDI ARABIA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year   population year
                           
  16XX   1503,0 1900   2366,0 1930   4787,0 1960   14134,0 1990
  17XX   1526,0 1901   2402,0 1931   4898,0 1961   15431,0 1991
  17XX   1550,0 1902   2439,0 1932   5015,0 1962   16929,3 1992
  180X   1573,0 1903   2476,0 1933   5139,0 1963   17392,0 1993
  180X   1597,0 1904   2513,0 1934   5268,0 1964   17498,0 1994
  181X   1621,0 1905   2552,0 1935   5405,0 1965   18979,0 1995
  181X   1646,0 1906   2591,0 1936   5549,0 1966   19409,0 1996
  182X   1671,0 1907   2630,0 1937   5700,0 1967   20066,0 1997
  182X   1697,0 1908   2670,0 1938   5859,0 1968   20739,0 1998
  183X   1723,0 1909   2711,0 1939   6025,0 1969   21375,0 1999
  183X   1749,0 1910   2752,0 1940   6198,0 1970   22023,5 e2000m
  183X   1775,0 1911   2794,0 1941   6379,0 1971     2001
  184X   1802,0 1912   2836,0 1942   6567,0 1972     2002
  184X   1830,0 1913   2880,0 1943   6764,0 1973     2003
  184X   1858,0 1914   2923,0 1944   7012,6 1974     2004
  185X   1886,0 1915   2968,0 1945   7180,0 1975   25812,0 2005ep
  185X   1915,0 1916   3013,0 1946   7400,0 1976     2006
  185X   1944,0 1917   3059,0 1947   7629,0 1977     2007
  186X   1974,0 1918   3106,0 1948   7866,0 1978     2008
  186X   2004,0 1919   3153,0 1949   8615,0 1979     2009
  186X   2034,0 1920   3916,0 1950   9372,0 1980   30011,0 2010ep
  187X   2065,0 1921   3989,0 1951   9550,0 1981     2011
  187X   2097,0 1922   4064,0 1952   9700,0 1982     2012
  187X   2128,0 1923   4141,0 1953   10340,0 1983     2013
  188X   2161,0 1924   4221,0 1954   11056,0 1984     2014
  188X   2194,0 1925   4305,0 1955   11595,0 1985   34427,0 2015ep
  188X   2227,0 1926   4392,0 1956   11976,0 1986   38780,0 2020ep
  189X   2261,0 1927   4484,0 1957   12459,0 1987   42927,0 2025ep
  189X   2296,0 1928   4580,0 1958   13034,0 1988   47074,0 2030ep
  189X   2330,0 1929   4681,0 1959   14435,0 1989     2050ep
                           

There are no reliable figures before 1950. In all sources there are only mere estimates stated that differ too much from each other.
In this file the source KB is used for the figures 1900-1950, they are shown in italic.
File created on 2001-08-21; revised on 2003-07-21 by Jan Lahmeyer

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