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Complete details about Saudi Arabia in Asia with capital city Riyadh

Country NameSaudi Arabia (Al-´Arabiya as-Sa´udiya)
Country CodeSAU
Capital CityRiyadh
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population21607000
Surface Area2149690.0
Life Expectancy67.8 years
GNP137635.0 (old 146171.0)
Government FormMonarchy

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (95.0%)

Major Cities

Riyadh, Riyadh     (population 3324000)
Jedda, Mekka     (population 2046300)
Mekka, Mekka     (population 965700)
Medina, Medina     (population 608300)
al-Dammam, al-Sharqiya     (population 482300)
al-Taif, Mekka     (population 416100)
Tabuk, Tabuk     (population 292600)
Burayda, al-Qasim     (population 248600)
al-Hufuf, al-Sharqiya     (population 225800)
al-Mubarraz, al-Sharqiya     (population 219100)
Khamis Mushayt, Asir     (population 217900)
Hail, Hail     (population 176800)
al-Kharj, Riad     (population 152100)
al-Khubar, al-Sharqiya     (population 141700)
Jubayl, al-Sharqiya     (population 140800)
Hafar al-Batin, al-Sharqiya     (population 137800)
al-Tuqba, al-Sharqiya     (population 125700)
Yanbu, Medina     (population 119800)
Abha, Asir     (population 112300)
Ara´ar, al-Khudud al-Samaliy     (population 108100)
al-Qatif, al-Sharqiya     (population 98900)
al-Hawiya, Mekka     (population 93900)
Unayza, Qasim     (population 91100)
Najran, Najran     (population 91000)

Saudi Arabia's most recent News and Stories

Saudi Arabia Tweets

From @aspirahistoria on Tue Nov 21 22:50:37 EST 2017 RT @AliAbunimah: BBC casually uses words like ?henchmen,? ?regime? and ?thugs? to talk about governments of, say, Russia or Zimbabwe. Words?
From @Masouma_zz on Tue Nov 21 22:50:36 EST 2017 RT @MailOnline: Yemeni boy lies in agony on hospital bed amid warning thousands could die if Saudi Arabia does not lift blockade https://t.?
From @jgx1313 on Tue Nov 21 22:50:29 EST 2017 RT @veteranhank: Bandar Bush Arrested: Saudi Prince indirectly linked to 9/11 hijackers, close friend of Bush family among those arrested i?
From @GoGoBio on Tue Nov 21 22:50:27 EST 2017 RT @CBNNews: Is a Door Opening for Christianity in Saudi Arabia? https://t.co/SlDqeEq2t3
From @abmeshaal on Tue Nov 21 22:50:26 EST 2017 RT @bbcworldservice: Prof. David Kennedy spent nearly a decade studying ancient and mysterious stone 'gates' in Saudi Arabia's desert from?
From @FedUp610 on Tue Nov 21 22:50:20 EST 2017 RT @julie4truth: https://t.co/K8LnLIjUEP Knox mayor & others are attacked by a Saudi national , then the mayor is offered a job & a check?
From @VipinPa29863129 on Tue Nov 21 22:50:17 EST 2017 RT @JudicialWatch: Corruption: #HillaryClinton's State Department approved 215 #BillClinton speeches (in #Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, Egy?
From @mariasesca on Tue Nov 21 22:50:10 EST 2017 RT @Reijkul: @CNICatalunya Interesante conversacion con mi mujer... Alguien me pasa algun articulo que demuestre que el Felipe "El Preparao?
From @reachPrabu on Tue Nov 21 22:50:08 EST 2017 RT @TulsiGabbard: While the US now lists North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, we have supported Saudi Arabia's brutal war in Yemen,?
From @NikaTheAdvocate on Tue Nov 21 22:50:04 EST 2017 @BreitbartVideo @IanHanchett WAPO: Kelly said to be displeased w/the result of Kushner?s trip to Saudi Arabia last? https://t.co/h8kaYH1A7p
From @inawatiwirjadi on Tue Nov 21 22:50:00 EST 2017 RT @CBNNews: Is a Door Opening for Christianity in Saudi Arabia? https://t.co/SlDqeEq2t3
From @megcr24 on Tue Nov 21 22:50:00 EST 2017 RT @CBNNews: Is a Door Opening for Christianity in Saudi Arabia? https://t.co/SlDqeEq2t3
From @FallakSherKhan on Tue Nov 21 22:49:56 EST 2017 RT @ZaidZamanHamid: Jeddah has surely drowned in a weird weather system... US also issues travel warnings to its citizens against traveling?
From @Maxzen2004 on Tue Nov 21 22:49:32 EST 2017 RT @JudicialWatch: Corruption: #HillaryClinton's State Department approved 215 #BillClinton speeches (in #Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, Egy?
From @justtish7 on Tue Nov 21 22:49:30 EST 2017 RT @AlMonitor: The war in Yemen is escalating with Houthi missile attacks and the tightening of the blockade https://t.co/JAYD8cE5sa