Qatar Population

1984 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | Planning and Statistics Authority

Qatar Population reached 2.8 million people in Jun 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 2.6 million people in Jun 2019. Qatar population data is updated yearly, available from Jun 1984 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 2.8 million people in Jun 2020 and a record low of 0.4 million people in Jun 1984. The Planning and Statistics Authority provides Mid-year Population. Population is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

In the latest reports, Qatar Unemployment Rate remained the same at 0.1 % in Dec 2019. Monthly Earnings of Qatar stood at 3,106.6 USD in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 88.2 % in Dec 2019.

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Qatar Population

What was Qatar's Population in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2.8 2020 2.6 2019 0.4 1984 2.8 2020 Person mn yearly 1984 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Australia (Person mn) 25.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Austria (Person mn) 8.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bangladesh (Person mn) 167.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (Person mn) 9.4 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Belgium (Person mn) 11.5 2019 yearly 1953 - 2019
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 211.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 7.0 2019 yearly 1900 - 2019
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Chile (Person mn) 19.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
China (Person mn) 1,400.0 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Colombia (Person mn) 50.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Croatia (Person mn) 4.1 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 100.6 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
European Union (Person mn) 447.3 2019 yearly 1959 - 2019
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
France (Person mn) 67.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Germany (Person mn) 83.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.5 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2019 yearly 1732 - 2019
India (Person mn) 1,355.0 2021 yearly 1951 - 2021
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 83.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.7 2020 yearly 1899 - 2020
Jordan (Person mn) 10.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.8 2020 yearly 1956 - 2020
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.6 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Laos (Person mn) 7.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.5 2019 yearly 1947 - 2019
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mexico (Person mn) 127.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Moldova (Person mn) 3.5 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.3 2019 yearly 1935 - 2019
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2019 yearly 1921 - 2019
Morocco (Person mn) 35.2 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 29.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.6 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 211.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Panama (Person mn) 4.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.3 2020 yearly 1946 - 2020
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.3 2019 yearly 1930 - 2019
Russia (Person mn) 146.2 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 34.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Singapore (Person mn) 5.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2019 yearly 1945 - 2019
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1920 - 2019
South Africa (Person mn) 59.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 21.9 2020 yearly 1948 - 2020
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -734.341 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Forecast: Government Expenditure (QAR bn) 194.312 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (QAR bn) 294.637 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (QAR bn) 242.840 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
General Government Revenue (QAR mn) 45,239.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
Government Expenditure: Current (QAR mn) 120,500.000 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020
General Government Expenditure (QAR mn) 46,357.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
General Government Balance (QAR mn) -1,118.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.335 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,360.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,663.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -27.3 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,346,634.868 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 8,859.513 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 8,279.469 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,030.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -4.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 463,385.574 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 179,621.891 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 43.036 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 420.176 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 515.446 Nov 2020 monthly May 1996 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 293.216 Dec 2020 monthly May 1996 - Dec 2020
Exports: SITC: Crude Materials and Inedible excl Fuels (QAR mn) 950.901 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (QAR mn) 170,117.656 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Chemicals and Related Products (QAR mn) 22,115.186 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (QAR mn) 6,074.699 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Machinery and Transport Equipment (QAR mn) 489.420 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: Asia: Japan (QAR mn) 49,476.643 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: India (QAR mn) 32,297.960 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: South Korea (QAR mn) 41,386.274 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: Singapore (QAR mn) 20,099.889 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Exports: Asia: China (QAR mn) 32,831.801 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Imports: SITC: Other Manufactured Goods (QAR mn) 18,890.302 2016 yearly 1971 - 2016
Imports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (QAR mn) 10,322.633 2016 yearly 1971 - 2016
Imports: SITC: Chemicals and Related Products (QAR mn) 9,399.407 2016 yearly 1971 - 2016
Imports: SITC: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (QAR mn) 18,089.585 2016 yearly 1971 - 2016
Imports: SITC: Machinery and Transport Equipment (QAR mn) 51,814.046 2016 yearly 1971 - 2016
Imports: Europe: Italy (QAR mn) 4,740.495 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Imports: Europe: Germany (QAR mn) 7,739.086 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Imports: Arab Countries: GCC: United Arab Emirates (QAR mn) 54.000 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Imports: Asia: Japan (QAR mn) 3,237.733 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Imports: Asia: China (QAR mn) 12,926.955 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,329.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -2,328.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 534.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -356.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -47.527 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -6,040.934 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 83.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 11.449 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: Current Account: Transfers (QAR mn) -12,739.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (QAR mn) -31,369.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (QAR mn) 276.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (QAR mn) 19,473.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Transfers: Debit (QAR mn) -15,252.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (QAR mn) 11,519.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income (QAR mn) -1,370.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (QAR mn) 26,281.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (QAR mn) -12,889.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Overall Balance (QAR mn) -1,730.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports: fob (QAR mn) 49,055.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Capital (QAR mn) -78.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial (QAR mn) 409.469 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (QAR mn) -2,893.219 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (QAR mn) -28,753.365 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Net Financial Derivatives (QAR mn) -575.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (QAR mn) -6,764.365 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn) -1,469.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (QAR mn) 34,521.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (QAR mn) -1,093.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn) 35,614.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports: fob (QAR mn) -22,774.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (QAR mn) -2,337.469 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Change in Reserves (QAR mn) 1,730.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (QAR mn) -11,896.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Financial and Insurance Activities (QAR mn) 12,900.000 2017 yearly 2008 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.0 2015 yearly 2000 - 2015
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 42,681.621 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 163,892.665 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 0.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 37,151.8 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 25.161 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 18.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,453.956 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 247,557.363 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 327,474.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 315,063.544 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.02 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 126.66 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3 (QAR mn) 674,734.300 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2 (QAR mn) 598,058.200 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Feb 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (QAR mn) 155,361.100 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Jan 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (QAR mn) 11,243.900 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2018
International Reserves (QAR mn) 204,912.700 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Feb 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 23.4 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 2014 - Mar 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 0.4 Mar 2019 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2019
Business Confidence Index (BCI): Overall (%) 20.200 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Mining and Quarrying: Overall (%) 15.800 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Manufacturing: Overall (%) 22.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Construction: Overall (%) 21.300 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Services: Overall (%) 22.600 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020

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