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Key economic indicators

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
GDP (real annual growth) % 3.4 4.2 0.1 4.1 6.4
GDP USD
billion
385 476 377 448 560
Private comsumption % of GDP n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Public consumption % of GDP 34.6 31.6 45.6 42.1 41.3
Agriculture/GDP % 3 2 3 3 n/a
Industry/GDP % 66 70 60 62 n/a
Services/GDP % 32 27 37 35 n/a
Balance of state finances % af GDP 44.7 50.4 30.6 37.7 40.8
consumption prices (Average annual increase) % 4.1 9.8 5 5.3 5.4
             
Population Million 24.9 25.7 26.6 27.1 n/a
             
Per capita GDP USD 15,444 18,495 14,148 16,266 19,890
Registered unemployment % 11 9.8 10.4 10 n/a
Foreign direct investments  USD billion  24.3  39.4  36.4  21.5  n/a

Danish Export

DKK
million

2,175

2,113

2,274
3,197 n/a

Danish Import

DKK
million

26

282

32

26

n/a

Corruption index 0-10 3.4 3.5 4.3 4.7 n/a

Sources: imf.org, worldbank.org, transparency.org, um.dk, dst.dk

Exchange rate

December 6 - 2016: SAR 100.00 = DKK 184.72

The Saudi Riyal is pegged to the US Dollar

Source: bloomberg.com