Two million Egyptian expatriates work abroad
Head of the Egyptian Chief Statistics Bureau, Ehab Alawy, estimated the number of Egyptian expatriate workers living abroad to be 1,900,000, reported Al-Ahram newspaper.
Of those, 923,600 reside in Saudi Arabia; 332,600 in Libya; 226,850 in Jordan; 190,550 in Kuwait; 95,000 in the UAE; 25,000 in Qatar; 15,000 in Iraq and 4,000 in Bahrain. — (MENA Report)
© 2001 Mena Report (www.menareport.com)