Male expats outnumber female expatriates in the country
Male expatriates in the country is five times more that that of female expatriates, a report published by local news paper indicated. Males constitute 68.32 percent of the total expat population and females constitute 13.33 percent. The number of male expatriates reached 1,843,576 while the females totaled 853,619.
A total nuber of 2,697,195 residency permits granted in 2016, which is an increase of 465,840 in the last six years and by 104,097 last year. 68 percent of residency permits granted in 2016 were for male expatriates. The total number of expatriates reached 2,697,195 in 2016