Oman Population

1977 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | National Center for Statistics and Information

Oman Population reached 4.6 million people in Jun 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 4.6 million people in Jun 2019. Oman population data is updated yearly, available from Jun 1977 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 4.6 million people in Jun 2019 and a record low of 0.9 million people in Jun 1977. National Center for Statistics and Information provides Mid-year Population. Population is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

In the latest reports, Oman Unemployment Rate dropped to 2.8 % in Oct 2020. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 67.7 % in Dec 2020.

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Oman Population

What was Oman's Population in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.6 2020 4.6 2019 0.9 1977 4.6 2019 Person mn yearly 1977 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Australia (Person mn) 25.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Austria (Person mn) 8.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bangladesh (Person mn) 167.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (Person mn) 9.4 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Belgium (Person mn) 11.5 2019 yearly 1953 - 2019
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 211.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 7.0 2019 yearly 1900 - 2019
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Chile (Person mn) 19.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
China (Person mn) 1,400.0 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Colombia (Person mn) 50.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Croatia (Person mn) 4.1 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 100.6 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
European Union (Person mn) 447.3 2019 yearly 1959 - 2019
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
France (Person mn) 67.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Germany (Person mn) 83.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.5 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2019 yearly 1732 - 2019
India (Person mn) 1,355.0 2021 yearly 1951 - 2021
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 83.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.7 2020 yearly 1899 - 2020
Jordan (Person mn) 10.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.8 2020 yearly 1956 - 2020
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.6 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Laos (Person mn) 7.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.5 2019 yearly 1947 - 2019
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mexico (Person mn) 127.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Moldova (Person mn) 3.5 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.3 2019 yearly 1935 - 2019
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2019 yearly 1921 - 2019
Morocco (Person mn) 35.2 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 29.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.6 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 211.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Panama (Person mn) 4.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.3 2020 yearly 1946 - 2020
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.3 2019 yearly 1930 - 2019
Russia (Person mn) 146.2 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 34.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Singapore (Person mn) 5.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2019 yearly 1945 - 2019
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1920 - 2019
South Africa (Person mn) 59.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 21.9 2020 yearly 1948 - 2020
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -768.010 Oct 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,121.711 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 4.1 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 42,581.5 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (OMR bn) 11.882 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (OMR bn) 19.727 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (OMR bn) 11.967 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Revenue (OMR mn) 423.300 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Expenditure: Current (OMR mn) 627.100 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Expenditure: Investment (OMR mn) 126.600 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Financing (OMR mn) 11.000 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2020
Government Surplus or Deficit: Fiscal (OMR mn) -339.700 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Surplus or Deficit: Remaining (OMR mn) -647.100 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2020
Government Revenue: Corporate Income Tax (OMR mn) 2.200 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2020
Government Expenditure (OMR mn) 733.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Government Revenue: Non Oil (OMR mn) 2,589.681 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Debt (OMR mn) 16,372.600 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.986 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 813.3 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,576.9 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1974 - Sep 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -12.7 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 832,020.613 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 105,158.321 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,126.895 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,763.6 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -6.9 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Sep 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 243,724.070 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 80,574.644 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 35.497 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1986 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 32.736 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 47.074 Jun 2017 monthly Nov 2009 - Jun 2017
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 168.270 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1984 - Sep 2020
Exports (OMR mn) 990.800 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1974 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: Chemical Products (OMR mn) 58.600 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Oil and Gas (OMR mn) 496.800 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Oil and Gas: Crude Oil (OMR mn) 370.400 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2020
Exports: Oil and Gas: Liquefied Natural Gas (OMR mn) 57.100 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: Mineral Products (OMR mn) 39.400 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil (OMR mn) 289.500 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: United Arab Emirates (OMR mn) 42.600 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Re-Exports (OMR mn) 204.500 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: India (OMR mn) 39.100 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: Saudi Arabia (OMR mn) 45.700 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Oil: China (OMR mn) 21.100 Dec 2019 monthly Oct 2006 - Dec 2019
Imports: Mineral Products (OMR mn) 63.300 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: Chemical Products (OMR mn) 66.900 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: Electrical Machinery, Mechanical Equipment and Parts (OMR mn) 162.900 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: Transport Equipment (OMR mn) 41.500 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: United Arab Emirates (OMR mn) 286.400 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: Japan (OMR mn) 35.200 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2017
Imports: United States (OMR mn) 18.700 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2020
Imports: India (OMR mn) 40.200 Sep 2020 monthly Feb 2006 - Sep 2020
Imports: Saudi Arabia (OMR mn) 33.700 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Imports (OMR mn) 678.100 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2020
Exports: Crude Oil (Barrel th) 19,870.100 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Feb 2021
Exports: Crude Oil: Japan (Barrel th) 0.000 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Feb 2021
Exports: Crude Oil: China (Barrel th) 18,495.300 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Feb 2021
Exports: Crude Oil: India (Barrel th) 1,050.000 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 2010 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 626.8 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -4,140.4 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 3,420.0 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,058.518 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.0 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 59.8 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.564 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: Current Account: Transfers (OMR mn) -3,774.000 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (OMR mn) 454.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account (OMR mn) -1,592.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Balance of Payments (BoP) (OMR mn) -540.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services: Credit (OMR mn) 1,923.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services (OMR mn) -2,727.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services: Debit (OMR mn) -4,650.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods: Imports (OMR mn) -7,866.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods (OMR mn) 7,009.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Capital Account: Grants: Debit (OMR mn) -11.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income: Debit (OMR mn) -2,819.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Capital Account: Grants: Credit (OMR mn) 55.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Capital Account (OMR mn) 44.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Capital and Financial Account (CF) (OMR mn) 1,346.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income (OMR mn) -2,362.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income: Credit (OMR mn) 457.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Assets (OMR mn) -241.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (OMR mn) -723.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account (OMR mn) 1,302.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 1,315.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (OMR mn) 1,074.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 1,176.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OMR mn) -225.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (OMR mn) -1,510.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 1,285.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods: Exports (OMR mn) 14,875.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (OMR mn) -294.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Reserve Assets (OMR mn) 540.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (OMR mn) 12,694.200 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Oil and Gas (OMR mn) 8,540.100 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Manufacturing (OMR mn) 1,149.400 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Financial Intermediation (OMR mn) 1,451.900 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Real Estate, Renting and Business Activities (OMR mn) 621.300 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Construction (OMR mn) 125.700 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United Kingdom (OMR mn) 6,624.600 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United Arab Emirates (OMR mn) 1,033.900 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United States of America (OMR mn) 1,553.300 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: India (OMR mn) 251.400 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Kuwait (OMR mn) 387.100 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 312,720.000 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2008 - Sep 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 434.330 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 14,387.776 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 50,802.861 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 9.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 17,826.0 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1970 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 24.890 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.5 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.821 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 54,331.867 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 60,433.6 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.8 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Jan 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 58,108.973 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1998 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 1.40 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 73.73 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Money Supply (OMR mn) 19,533.700 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Money Supply: M1 (OMR mn) 5,723.500 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2020
Domestic Assets (OMR mn) 14,689.700 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jan 2021
Money Supply: Quasi Money (OMR mn) 14,001.600 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Deposits: Private Sector (OMR mn) 14,486.500 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Non Performing Loans (OMR mn) 167.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020

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