The United Arab Emirates became an independent state in 1971, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of The United Arab Emirates is 5,314,317 (2012) and the nation has a density of 64 people per square kilometer.
The currency of The United Arab Emirates is the UAE Dirham (AED). As well, the people of The United Arab Emirates are refered to as Emirati.
The dialing code for the country is 971 and the top level internet domain for Emirati sites is .ae.
To learn more, visit our detailed United Arab Emirates section.
|Density||63.6 / km2 ( 164.6 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi)|
|GDP||402,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||75,645 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||83,600 km2 (32,278 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Saudi Arabia, Oman|
|Page on World Atlas||The United Arab Emirates|
What is the capital of The United Arab Emirates?
Abu Dhabi is the capital city of United Arab Emirates. It has a population of 603,492, and is located on a latitue of 24.47 and longitude of 54.37.
Abu Dhabi is also the political center of United Arab Emirates, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Abu Dhabi, the Capital Of The United Arab Emirates
|Country||The United Arab Emirates|
|Elevation||6 meters over sea level|
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