National Geographic : 2003 Oct
r}ZxE a' r xv1+ . 4l1 tir . rZY y+tiyRY.v" " " :7 sat. "f ,3Y1t. F5t Sharing an arartmerrt iii Jeddah, these laborers are among more than six million guest workers one quarter of Saudi Arabia's Population from Yemen, Pakistan, and beyond. They do the jobs that many Saudi men, raised in an era of easy oil money, avoid be cause the work is either too menial or too tech nically demanding. Such attitudes fuel an urtern Ployment rate among young Saudis ranging as high as 3o percent. all employees in the kingdom's private sector.