The country’s net migration rate stands at 21.71, the world’s highest. 23% of the population are non-Emirati Arabs and Iranians and the majority of the population, about 50%, is from India. Approximately 1.75 million Indian nationals reside in the UAE, making them the single largest expatriate community in the country and majority too. However by 2020 emiratis are projected to form 10% of the population, overtaken mostly by Indians.

 

U.A.E. Population: 8,264,070 (8 million)