Head of State His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik Al Said
  Language Arabic (official), English (widely spoken)
  Capital Muscat
  Population 4471148 (38.9% of them are expatriates – 12/12/2020)
  Area 309,500 km2
  Coastline 3,165 km
  Highest Point 3,000 m - Jabal Shams ('Sun Mountain')
  Annual Rainfall 100 mm (mean, except for Dhofar)
  Temp. Range 15°C - 54°C
  Summer May - September
  National Day 18th November