Dubai Population Are 3.3 Million by Q3-19
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Statistics Center (DSC) has recently announced that the population of the Emirate
of Dubai reached 3,331,420 inhabitants at the end of the third quarter of 2019,
compared to 3,136,400 inhabitants by the end of the third quarter of 2018 with
an annual increase of 177,020 people to stand at a growth rate of 5.64%.
Today stated that data released by DSC revealed that the number of individuals
in the emirate rises significantly during the typical peak hours to reach
pointed out that Dubai receives in addition to the population of permanent
residence, about 1,146,000 people are temporarily located in the emirate, for
work or tourism in most cases.
The DSC officials
stated: “The importance of calculating the movement of individuals in the
normal peak hours, as well as the population of the emirate, help to determine the
essential required infrastructure and security services… etc.”
"According to the latest data, these numbers accounted for about
34.59 percent of the population of the emirate," DSC officials pointed
Grounds for such
a significant rise in Dubai's population include that Dubai is a global city
attracting investors, experts, and various categories of labor, which reflects
positively on the average population growth.
Dubai population has risen gradually in 137 years, doubling by 261 times after
breaking the 3 million mark this year.