Flag Colors & DescriptionThe Saudi Arabian flag is green with the Shahada (Muslim creed) in large white Arabic script above a white horizontal saber with the tip pointed to the hoist side. Green is the traditional color in Islamic flags. The Shahada translates as "There is no god but God; Muhammad is the Messenger of God". The design dates to the early twentieth century.
Population: 27019731 note: includes 5,576,076 non-nationals (July 2006 estimate) (growth rate): 2.18% (2006 estimate)
Gdp: $374 billion (2006 estimate) (per capita): $13,800 (2006 estimate)
Government type: monarchy
Natural Resources: copper, gold, iron ore, natural gas, petroleum