Formal Name: Sultanate of Oman.
Short Form: Oman.
Term for Citizens: Omani(s); adjectival form,
Size: About 212,000 square kilometers, although
Topography: Mostly desert; 15 percent land
Four major regions: Musandam Peninsula, Al Batinah coastal
Oman interior, and Dhofar region.
Climate: Hot and dry, except for Dhofar, which
Boundaries: Yemen and Saudi Arabia demarcated
with Oman in 1992.
Data as of January 1993