Saudi Arabia Employed Persons

2015 - 2021 | Quarterly | Person | CEIC Data

Key information about Saudi Arabia Employed Persons

  • Saudi Arabia Employed Persons was reported at 13,045,238.000 Person in Dec 2021
  • It recorded an increase from the previous number of 12,705,645.000 Person for Sep 2021
  • Saudi Arabia Employed Persons data is updated quarterly, averaging 12,972,987.000 Person from Mar 2015 to Dec 2021, with 28 observations
  • The data reached an all-time high of 13,944,732.000 Person in Dec 2016 and a record low of 11,060,210.000 Person in Mar 2015
  • Saudi Arabia Employed Persons data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Employed Persons: Quarterly: Middle East and Africa

CEIC extends history for quarterly Employed Persons. General Authority for Statistics provides Employed Persons. Employed Persons prior to Q3 2016 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

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Saudi Arabia Employed Persons

What was Saudi Arabia's Employed Persons in Dec 2021?

Saudi Arabia Employed Persons was reported at 13,045,238.000 Person in Dec 2021 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
13,045,238.000 Dec 2021 12,705,645.000 Sep 2021 11,060,210.000 Mar 2015 13,944,732.000 Dec 2016 Person quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person) 1,288,484.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Jun 2022
Algeria (Person) 11,001,000.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Argentina (Person) 12,993,000.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Armenia (Person) 851,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2022
Australia (Person) 13,617,927.223 Oct 2022 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2022
Austria (Person) 3,939,100.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1950 - Oct 2022
Azerbaijan (Person) 5,026,100.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Bahrain (Person) 724,762.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Bangladesh (Person) 60,828,000.000 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Belarus (Person) 4,334,800.000 Nov 2019 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2019
Belgium (Person) 5,088,200.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1980 - Jun 2022
Bolivia (Person) 6,226,501.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2015 - Sep 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person) 842,124.000 Sep 2022 monthly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Botswana (Person) 477,716.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2007 - Dec 2020
Brazil (Person) 99,269,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Brunei (Person) 212,382.000 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Bulgaria (Person) 3,215,600.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (Person) 8,805,000.000 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Canada (Person) 19,656,200.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2022
Chile (Person) 8,869,323.011 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2022
China (Person) 746,520,000.000 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Colombia (Person) 22,367.921 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Croatia (Person) 1,620,411.000 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Oct 2022
Cyprus (Person) 449,482.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2022
Czech Republic (Person) 5,454,772.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Denmark (Person) 3,163,804.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Ecuador (Person) 8,338,869.440 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2022
Egypt (Person) 28,014,000.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Estonia (Person) 680,100.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
European Union (Person) 203,268,000.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Finland (Person) 2,643,000.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 2003 - Oct 2022
France (Person) 29,700,200.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1978 - Jun 2022
Georgia (Person) 695,229.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Germany (Person) 45,568,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2022
Ghana (Person) 9,270,939.000 2015 yearly 2013 - 2015
Greece (Person) 4,149,700.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person) 3,648,600.000 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 1981 - Oct 2022
Hungary (Person) 4,669,316.000 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2022
Iceland (Person) 207,900.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2022
India (Person) 470,495,536.230 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Indonesia (Person) 120,647,700.000 Feb 2016 monthly Feb 2012 - Feb 2016
Ireland (Person) 2,554,300.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Israel (Person) 4,179,139.813 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2022
Italy (Person) 23,095,377.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
Japan (Person) 67,430,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - Sep 2022
Jordan (Person) 1,206,499.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Kazakhstan (Person) 8,813,400.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Kenya (Person) 18,332,800.000 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
South Korea (Person) 28,167,000.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2022
Kosovo (Person) 363,383.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (Person) 2,729,500.000 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person) 557,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
Laos (Person) 3,474,582.000 2014 yearly 1994 - 2014
Latvia (Person) 897,600.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2022
Lithuania (Person) 1,451,700.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (Person) 506,809.291 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2022
Macau SAR, China (Person) 363,000.000 Oct 2022 monthly Sep 1996 - Oct 2022
North Macedonia (Person) 694,376.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Malaysia (Person) 16,052,200.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2022
Malta (Person) 323,943.000 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 2002 - Jun 2022
Mauritius (Person) 515,500.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Mexico (Person) 57,440,441.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Sep 2022
Moldova (Person) 878,865.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Mongolia (Person) 1,191,456.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2006 - Sep 2022
Montenegro (Person) 226,500.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
Morocco (Person) 10,750,000.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Myanmar (Person) 316,570.000 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Nepal (Person) 7,086,000.000 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Netherlands (Person) 9,605,000.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2022
New Zealand (Person) 2,853,000.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (Person) 46,488,079.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (Person) 2,850,000.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Aug 2022
Oman (Person) 1,875,052.000 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Pakistan (Person) 63,453,872.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2012 - Jun 2021
Palestinian Territory (Person) 1,036,000.000 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Panama (Person) 1,063,250.000 Aug 2017 monthly Mar 2008 - Aug 2017
Paraguay (Person) 3,517,762.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2022
Peru (Person) 4,994,200.000 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2022
Philippines (Person) 47,391,000.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1982 - Jun 2022
Poland (Person) 16,690,000.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1992 - Sep 2022
Portugal (Person) 4,874,700.000 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1998 - Sep 2022
Qatar (Person) 2,128,766.000 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Romania (Person) 8,572,900.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
Russia (Person) 72,000,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Saudi Arabia (Person) 13,045,238.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
Serbia (Person) 2,294,000.000 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2014 - Aug 2022
Singapore (Person) 3,845,100.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (Person) 2,603,800.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2022
Slovenia (Person) 884,685.000 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2019
South Africa (Person) 15,765,403.664 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Spain (Person) 20,545,700.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 1976 - Sep 2022
Sri Lanka (Person) 8,177,045.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2012 - Jun 2022
Sudan (Person) 9,900,000.000 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (Person) 5,190,200.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Switzerland (Person) 5,333,670.058 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1991 - Jun 2022
Syria (Person) 125,388.000 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Taiwan (Person) 11,406,000.000 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1993 - Oct 2022
Tajikistan (Person) 2,463,400.000 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Thailand (Person) 39,582,900.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Tunisia (Person) 3,433,400.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -11.2 2020 yearly 1969 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -19,585.887 2021 yearly 1969 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 250,136.1 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 26.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2016 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn) 1,144.424 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn) 937.979 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn) 1,317.816 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Public Debt (SAR mn) 108,753.650 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
SA: Revenue: Social Contributions (SAR mn) 0.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.744 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 123,329.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 33,242.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Sep 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 30.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Sep 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 2,343,640.589 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 507,357.741 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 25,492.542 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 16,012.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 26.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 4,414,206.914 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,345,722.004 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,998.635 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,875.269 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 5,290.914 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 3,161.729 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2022
Exports: Value: Non Oil (SAR mn) 19,555.77 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2018
Exports: Value: Petroleum Products (SAR mn) 125,222.000 2017 yearly 1970 - 2017
Exports: Value: Crude Petroleum (SAR mn) 513,181.000 2017 yearly 1953 - 2017
Exports: Value: Oil (SAR mn) 68,943.34 Apr 2018 monthly May 2016 - Apr 2018
Exports: Value (SAR mn) 124,660.605 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Sep 2022
Exports: India (SAR mn) 12,914.416 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Exports: South Korea (SAR mn) 12,549.440 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Exports: ow China (SAR mn) 19,840.929 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Exports: ow USA (SAR mn) 7,494.880 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Sep 2022
Exports: Value: Asia: India (SAR mn) 99,965.866 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 53,516.853 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 190,911.169 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 102,598.276 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn) 87,342.183 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Transport Equipment (SAR mn) 86,200.976 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 22,732.339 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 113,380.856 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 60,548.791 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 12,061.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 45,364.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 16.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,094.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -3,003.827 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 38.739 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 612,949.722 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) -12,420.191 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -2,980.445 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 8,432.944 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) 5,124.088 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) 29,378.216 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -10,867.261 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 114,790.561 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 4,532.577 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 12,243.562 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 15,247.389 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 42,205.258 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 12,061.216 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment (USD mn) 1,102.407 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 7,540.155 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) 41,651.893 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn) -432.980 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 72,585.303 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 26,130.104 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 15,335.403 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 3,308.856 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -19,924.608 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
IIP: Assets (SAR mn) 4,698,283.189 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (SAR mn) 2,298,561.458 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (SAR mn) 2,399,721.731 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 12.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 425,788.097 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 568,907.493 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
M2 Growth (%) 6.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 1980 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 440,060.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 45.180 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 33.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 432.945 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1957 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 605,905.187 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.8 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 279,406.0 Feb 2018 monthly Oct 1983 - Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.6 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2017
Credit to Households (USD bn) 135.927 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 709.946 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 125,403.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 617,487.431 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 15.82 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 58.95 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Base Money (SAR mn) 359,821.485 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (SAR mn) 1,596,705.364 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2 (SAR mn) 2,133,403.097 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Money & Quasi Money (SAR mn) 2,470,689.649 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Official Reserve Assets: Gold (SAR mn) 1,623.503 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2019
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency and Deposits Abroad (SAR mn) 526,623.148 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Official Reserve Assets (SAR mn) 1,740,494.707 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Bank Loans: Consumer (SAR mn) 448,138.690 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022

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