Saudi Center for Opinion Polling

Perception about non-Saudis

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  • 12 Jun 2022
Research question(s) / challenge
What is the extent of interaction between Saudis and non-Saudis in terms of friendship, work, neighborhood, and whether there are problems or not?
What are the attitudes of Saudis towards non-Saudis in the Kingdom towards visiting each other, friendship, trusting each other, welcoming, developing the economy, adhering to regulations, non-Saudis taking high
positions in the private sector, non-Saudis engaging in trade, and other axes?
This survey was conducted on a random sample of 2010 Saudis and non-Saudis aged 18 years and over. It was chosen using the Random Digit Sampling (RDD) of mobile phone carriers with a coverage of 96% of the population of the Kingdom, according to the General Authority for Statistics. The response rate was calculated according to the standards of the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR). As for the construction of the poll, it was according to the approach of the Saudi Center for Public Opinion polls based on objectives, axes, and estimated weights. The data were collected using a computer-assisted telephone survey (CATI).