GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The United Arab Emirates is an Arabian Peninsula nation settled mainly along the Persian (Arabian) Gulf. The country is a federation of 7 emirates. Abu Dhabi, the island capital, is home to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, with crystal chandeliers and room for 40,000 worshipers. Dubai is the site of the ultramodern Burj Khalifa tower, enormous shopping centers and extravagant entertainment attractions.

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COUNTRY FACTS

POPULATION

4,618,000

CAPITAL

Abu Dhabi (630,000)

GDP PER CAPITA

U.S. $22,100

LANGUAGE

Arabic, English

RELIGION

Sunni and Shiite Muslim

LIFE EXPECTANCY

74

AREA

77,700 square kilometers (30,000 square miles)

LITERACY PERCENT

78

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DUBAI

Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates, known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is "Atlantis, The Palm", a resort with marine-animal parks.

DUBAI

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Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates, known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is "Atlantis, The Palm", a resort with marine-animal parks.

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