Umrah Index: Over 2 million Umrah visas issued between August – December 2019

Uncategorized Faizah Kamal 28-Dec-2019

According to the weekly Umrah Index, 2,371,441 Umrah visas were issued between August 31 and December 20, 2019.

The index measures the number of Umrah visas issued, the total number of Umrah pilgrims arriving to the Kingdom through air, land and seaports, nationalities of Umrah performers, and the number of pilgrims leaving after completing their pilgrimage.

The most represented nations in terms of pilgrim numbers were Pakistan with 495,270, Indonesia (443,879), India (262,887), Malaysia (116,335), Egypt (104,820), Algeria (80,238), Turkey (78,512), Bangladesh (73,142), UAE (46,370), and Jordan (32,011).