Population Statistics

In a recent study by Lisa Benton, from 2006, that ranked cities based on the percentage of migrant population, , Dubai ranked the highest on the list, based on the number of people that were born outside the country, with …

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A large part of the population of Dubai is manifested in the form of an influx of illegal immigrant workers, from countries of South Asia, namely India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. According to certain estimates, close to half a million migrant …

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