United Arab Emirates Facts, Population Count and Statistics (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting United Arab Emirates facts and statistics I was able to dig up including population counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

United Arab Emirates Facts

  • Geographical Location: Google Maps
  • Size: 32,300 square miles (83,600 square kilometers)
  • Continent: Asia
  • National Language: Arabic
  • Capital City: Abu Dhabi
  • Largest City: Dubai
  • Population Count: 9.579 million (2018)

United Arab Emirates Time Zone(s):

Time zoneOffset
Gulf Standard TimeUTC +4

United Arab Emirates Major Cities:

  • Dubai
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Sharjah
  • Al Ain
  • Ajman
  • Al Gharbia
  • Ras Al Khaimah
  • Fujairah
  • Dibba
  • Um Al Quwain
Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these United Arab Emirates stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official government tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.