Saudi Arabia

Destination Info

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Country Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Inbound Traffic
Main Activities
  • Beach
  • Nature
  • Culture
Main Hazards
for hotels
Average: 24 %
  • HeatWave: 71 %
  • WaterStress: 69 %

Destination Map

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Hazard Summary

Tropical Cyclone

With landfall on the destination

Tsunami

Average for the whole destination

Sea Level Rise

Climate

1995 2060 (RCP4.5)
(best case)
2060 (RCP8.5)
(worst case)
Daily average temperatures (min - max) 3.5 - 30.3 °C 5.8 - 34.3 °C 6.9 - 35.8 °C
Annual days of unusual heat 15 55 69
Annual maximum rain within 5 days 99.6 mm 142.9 mm 144.9 mm
Annual amount of rain 485.0 mm 510.4 mm 516.2 mm
Annual days with 10mm of rain 13 14 14

Society Indicator Scores

a low score indicates a difficult precondition in this country. a high score indicates beneficial preconditions on a global comparison.

Literacy rate, youth (ages 15-24), gender parity index (GPI)
Rank: Below average
Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above)
Rank: Above average
Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24)
Rank: Above average
Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)
Rank: Below average
Women Business and the Law Index Score (scale 1-100)
Rank: About average
Corruption Perception Index - Transparency International (2018)
Rank: Above average
Freedom of speech index
Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
Human rights index
Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
Press freedom index
Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
Civil liberties index
Rank: 'Bottom 20%'

Society Indicator Details

Literacy rate, youth (ages 15-24), gender parity index (GPI)
Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above)
Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24)
Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)
Women Business and the Law Index Score (scale 1-100)
Corruption Perception Index - Transparency International (2018)
Freedom of speech index
Human rights index
Press freedom index
Civil liberties index

    Environment Indicator Scores

    a low score indicates a difficult precondition in this country. a high score indicates beneficial preconditions on a global comparison.

    Mammal species, threatened
    Rank: About average
    Renewable electricity output (% of total electricity output)
    Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
    CO2 emissions (kt)
    Rank: Below average
    Bird species, threatened
    Rank: About average
    Fish species, threatened
    Rank: Below average
    Plant species (higher), threatened
    Rank: Top 20%
    Terrestrial protected areas (% of total land area)
    Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
    Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)
    Rank: About average
    Terrestrial and marine protected areas (% of total territorial area)
    Rank: Below average
    Plastic waste emitted to the ocean
    Rank: Top 20%
    Plastic waste mismanaged
    Rank: Above average
    Droughts, floods, extreme temperatures (% of population, average 1990-2009)
    Rank: Top 20%

    Environment Indicator Details

    Mammal species, threatened
    Renewable electricity output (% of total electricity output)
    CO2 emissions (kt)
    Bird species, threatened
    Fish species, threatened
    Plant species (higher), threatened
    Terrestrial protected areas (% of total land area)
    Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)
    Terrestrial and marine protected areas (% of total territorial area)
    Plastic waste emitted to the ocean
    Plastic waste mismanaged
    Droughts, floods, extreme temperatures (% of population, average 1990-2009)

      Health Indicator Scores

      a low score indicates a difficult precondition in this country. a high score indicates beneficial preconditions on a global comparison.

      Hospital beds (per 1,000 people)
      Rank: About average
      Incidence of malaria (per 1,000 population at risk)
      Rank: Top 20%
      Mortality rate attributed to household and ambient air pollution, age-standardized (per 100,000 population)
      Rank: About average
      Incidence of tuberculosis (per 100,000 people)
      Rank: Above average
      Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions (% of total)
      Rank: Above average
      Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases (% of total)
      Rank: Above average
      Total annual deaths from air pollution
      Rank: Below average

      Health Indicator Details

      Hospital beds (per 1,000 people)
      Incidence of malaria (per 1,000 population at risk)
      Mortality rate attributed to household and ambient air pollution, age-standardized (per 100,000 population)
      Incidence of tuberculosis (per 100,000 people)
      Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions (% of total)
      Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases (% of total)
      Total annual deaths from air pollution

        Economy Indicator Scores

        a low score indicates a difficult precondition in this country. a high score indicates beneficial preconditions on a global comparison.

        Energy intensity level of primary energy (MJ/$2017 PPP GDP)
        Rank: Below average
        Ease of doing business score (0 = lowest performance to 100 = best performance)
        Rank: Above average
        Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)
        Rank: Top 10%
        Secure Internet servers (per 1 million people)
        Rank: Below average
        Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)
        Rank: Above average
        International tourism, number of arrivals
        Rank: Above average

        Economy Indicator Details

        Energy intensity level of primary energy (MJ/$2017 PPP GDP)
        Ease of doing business score (0 = lowest performance to 100 = best performance)
        Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)
        Secure Internet servers (per 1 million people)
        Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)
        International tourism, number of arrivals

          Geography Indicator Scores

          a low score indicates a difficult precondition in this country. a high score indicates beneficial preconditions on a global comparison.

          Rural population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
          Rank: About average
          Forest area (% of land area)
          Rank: 'Bottom 20%'
          Urban population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
          Rank: Below average
          Population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
          Rank: About average

          Geography Indicator Details

          Rural population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
          Forest area (% of land area)
          Urban population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)
          Population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters (% of total population)

            Hotels

            Red Rock Inn

            I'm not a real hotel 3 Badges Dedicated to Resilience
            Achievements
            Plastic-free Carbon-neutral

            The Grand Royale

            I'm not a real hotel 3 Badges Dedicated to Resilience
            Achievements
            Community Engagement

            Seaside Resort

            I'm not a real hotel
            Achievements
            Baseline Resilience Community Engagement

            Emerald Retreat

            I'm not a real hotel 1 Badges
            Achievements

            Snowy Peaks

            I'm not a real hotel
            Achievements
            Baseline Resilience Top Performer Covid-19 Safety

            Serenity Suites

            I'm not a real hotel 2 Badges
            Achievements
            Community Engagement

            Chateau Blanc

            I'm not a real hotel 3 Badges Dedicated to Resilience
            Achievements
            Top Performer Community Engagement

            Alpine Lodge

            I'm not a real hotel
            Achievements
            High Safety Carbon-neutral

            Golden Sands

            I'm not a real hotel 2 Badges
            Achievements
            Plastic-free

            Blue Horizon

            I'm not a real hotel 1 Badges
            Achievements
            Community Engagement

            Silver Springs

            I'm not a real hotel 3 Badges Dedicated to Resilience
            Achievements
            High Safety

            Sunset Retreat

            I'm not a real hotel 1 Badges
            Achievements
            Community Engagement

            Sunflower Hotel

            I'm not a real hotel 3 Badges Dedicated to Resilience
            Achievements
            Community Engagement