Oman: Population by nationality (Omani/ non-Omani) and governorate (administrative region) of residence (2003).
|Al Batinah Region||564,407||89,098||653,505|
|Adh Dhahirah Region||147,689||59,326||207,015|
|Ad Dakhliyah Region||235,337||31,803||267,140|
|Ash Sharqiyah Region||264,369||49,392||313,761|
|Al Wusta Region||16,861||6,122||22,983|
Source: Ministry of National Economy
1. Technical Notes and Definitions
The table refers to the population recorded during census 2003.
The Ministry of National Economy of Oman has conducted three censuses in 1993, 2003 and 2010.
The date of reference for census 2003 is the night of December 7-8, 2003.
For information on technical means and definitions of categories used in Oman’s censuses, please see:
2. Institution which provides data
National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI)
3. Data availability
The National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) processes and disseminates all statistical data of use to the public and to government action.
1993′ and 2003’s census results are not available online. However, they are quoted in recent publications released by NCSI (Annual Statistical Yearbooks, survey results, studies).
2010’s census results are available in PDF format in the “publications” section of NCSI’s website, in several thematic publications.
The present data was retrieved from the “Final results” volume of 2010′ census publication, available at:
Last date of access: October 2014.