Ministry of Hajj & Umrah in Saudi Arabia has issues more than 2 Million Umrah VISA starting September 2018 till date.
Around 2,002,456 Umrah VISAs have been issued to all the pilgrims across the globe. Out of which almost 60% of the pilgrims have performed Umrah and left to their home countries.
15% of the pilgrims are currently in Saudi Arabia in the 2 holy cities of Makkah and Madina.
Most of the Umrah Pilgrims who have arrived Saudi Arabia have come by Air.
90% of the Pilgrims came by Air
9% of the Pilgimrs came by Sea
1% of the Pilgrims came by Land
Umrah Pilgrims by Nationality:
35% are Pakistani Pilgrims
20% are Indonesian Pilgrims
18% are Indian Pilgrims
and the Rest are from Yemen, Malaysia, Algeria, Turkey, Bangladesh & Egypt
10,000 Saudi Men & Women are employed by Ministry of Hajj & Umrah to serve the pilgrims
Saudi Vision 2030 aims to attract about 30 million Umrah pilgrims annually by that year.