United Arab Emirates Statistics

  • Capital: Abu Dhabi
  • Population: 5,473,972
  • GDP: $246,800,000,000 (USD)
  • Total Area:
    32,278 (sq miles)
    83,600 (sq kilometers)
  • Currency: Emirati dirham (AED)

United Arab Emirates Facts

  • United Arab Emirates Facts... Pearls have been harvested by Gulf fisheries for more than 5,000 years. Learn More
  • Eating and Recipes... At mealtimes, guests may be invited to join in the traditional mansaf of whole lamb and spiced rice. The meal is laid out on trays... Learn More
  • Family...

    The life of the family is kept extremely private. In the traditional Arab world the family is a tight unit where children respect their parents... Learn More
  • Fashion...

    Men wear the "dishdasha" or "khandura" an ankle length robe, usually while. Dishdashas are usually worn with a with or red checkered head cloth "gutra"... Learn More

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