Table 2.14. Urban Growth Rates for West Asian Countries in 1980-85 and 1990-95

Country/Territory 1980-85 1990-95
Bahrain 82.30 83.60
Gaza Strip 91.25 77.95
Iraq 67.15 73.20
Jordan 62.00 69.75
Kuwait 92.00 96.40
Lebanon 76.25 85.50
Oman 8.40 12.10
Qatar 86.75 90.65
Saudi Arabia 69.90 78.75
Syria 47.55 51.30
United Arab Emirates 74.20 82.45
Yemen 22.30 31.25

Source:
UN (1994).