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Situation of Employment in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh)

Employment rate in Saudi Arabia grew by 3.2% in Protected content . The issue of foreign labor in Saudi Arabia is now one that touches all corners of the globe. Since 30% of Saudi Arabia’s population of 27.3 million are immigrants from other countries. On the other hand, Saudi nationals have witnessed high levels of unemployment for the past decade; the unemployment rate of nationals remained high at 11.7%. Besides, 35% of the population is under 19 years old, and in few years, this segment will enter the labor market.

Situation of Employees in Saudi Arabia now includes:
1. The expanding of foreign employees & high rate of unemployment.
2. Rise in youth population
3. Unrest in the region

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