Qatar Retail Sales Growth

1987 - 2018 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

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Qatar's Retail Sales grew 0.7 % YoY in Dec 2018, compared with a 24.5 % increase in the previous year. Qatar's Retail Sales Growth YoY data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1987 to Dec 2018, with an average growth rate of 7.7 %. The data reached an all-time high of 152.7 % in Dec 1988 and a record low of -64.0 % in Dec 1989. CEIC calculates Retail Sales Growth from annual Retail Sales. The Planning and Statistics Authority provides Retail Sales in local currency. Retail Sales Growth in years 1989 and 1990 include establishments employing more than ten employees only. Retail Trade Value includes Motor Vehicles.

What was Qatar's Retail Sales Growth in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.7

% 2018 yearly 1987 - 2018

24.5

% 2017 yearly 1987 - 2018

-64.0

1989

152.7

1988

%

yearly

1987 - 2018

Updated on 03 Feb 2020

Retail Sales Growth by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

8.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2020

Argentina (%)

-5.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2018 - Aug 2020

Armenia (%)

-13.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Australia (%)

7.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 1983 - Oct 2020

Austria (%)

5.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

1.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Oct 2020

Belarus (%)

1.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 2008 - Oct 2020

Belgium (%)

7.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2020

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

-15.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2020

Brazil (%)

6.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Bulgaria (%)

-14.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Canada (%)

4.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2020

Chile (%)

18.2

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Oct 2020

China (%)

4.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2020

Colombia (%)

0.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

Croatia (%)

-0.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Cyprus (%)

-3.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2020

Czech Republic (%)

0.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Denmark (%)

12.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Egypt (%)

24.9

2013

yearly

1996 - 2013

Estonia (%)

4.0

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2020

European Union (%)

4.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

Finland (%)

5.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

France (%)

2.9

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2020

Georgia (%)

3.4

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2020

Germany (%)

7.5

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2020

Greece (%)

-3.1

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

-9.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2020

Hungary (%)

0.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Iceland (%)

7.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2002 - Aug 2020

Indonesia (%)

-10.0

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Oct 2020

Ireland (%)

13.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2020

Israel (%)

-0.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Italy (%)

1.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Japan (%)

6.2

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Kazakhstan (%)

11.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

South Korea (%)

1.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Kyrgyzstan (%)

4.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Latvia (%)

6.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Lithuania (%)

7.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2020

Luxembourg (%)

7.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Macau SAR, China (%)

-52.5

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2020

North Macedonia (%)

-11.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2020

Malaysia (%)

-1.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Aug 2020

Malta (%)

-8.7

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2020

Mexico (%)

-10.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Moldova (%)

1.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2020

Mongolia (%)

-3.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Montenegro (%)

-13.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2020

Netherlands (%)

6.5

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

New Zealand (%)

6.2

Sep 2020

quarterly

Sep 1996 - Sep 2020

Norway (%)

10.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Oct 2020

Palestinian Territory (%)

-0.2

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Peru (%)

14.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jul 2020

Poland (%)

4.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Portugal (%)

-0.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2020

Qatar (%)

0.7

2018

yearly

1987 - 2018

Romania (%)

5.6

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Russia (%)

-2.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2020

Serbia (%)

6.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Oct 2020

Singapore (%)

-12.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Oct 2020

Slovakia (%)

2.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Slovenia (%)

-10.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

South Africa (%)

-3.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2020

Spain (%)

-3.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Sweden (%)

5.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2020

Switzerland (%)

3.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2020

Taiwan (%)

3.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

Thailand (%)

-5.7

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2020

Turkey (%)

8.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2020

Ukraine (%)

9.6

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Oct 2020

United Kingdom (%)

5.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

United States (%)

4.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Oct 2020

Uzbekistan (%)

10.7

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2019 - Sep 2020

Venezuela (%)

-53.5

Jan 2019

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2019

Vietnam (%)

4.8

Sep 2020

monthly

Sep 2004 - Sep 2020

Qatar Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

32,030.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-6.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-26.273

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

64,705.059

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-21.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

8,819.231

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

27.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

8,728.022

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

20.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

44.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

81,396.978

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Gross National Product (GNP) (USD mn)

179,056.593

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

45.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

114,094.871

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

67,498.934

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

2.472

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

90.849

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: Private (QAR mn)

32,102.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: Government (QAR mn)

31,770.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (QAR mn)

51,611.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Goods and Services: Exports (QAR mn)

53,515.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Goods and Services: Imports (QAR mn)

52,407.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

GDP: Financial & Insurance Activities (QAR mn)

12,706.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Financial Services Indirectly Measured (QAR mn)

-7,739.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities (QAR mn)

4,667.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Activities of Households as Employers, Undifferentiated Goods (QAR mn)

960.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Public Administration, Compulsory Social Security (QAR mn)

14,152.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Accommodation & Food Service Activities (QAR mn)

870.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Real Estate Activities (QAR mn)

9,783.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Arts, Entertainment & Recreation (QAR mn)

1,968.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Education (QAR mn)

3,110.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Information & Communication (QAR mn)

2,088.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Transportation & Storage (QAR mn)

4,991.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Human Health & Social Work Activities (QAR mn)

3,836.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Import Duties (QAR mn)

772.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (QAR mn)

116,591.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (QAR mn)

393.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Mining & Quarrying (QAR mn)

28,362.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Manufacturing (QAR mn)

8,108.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Electricity, Gas, Steam & Air Conditioning Supply, Water Supply (QAR mn)

1,578.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Construction (QAR mn)

18,510.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Repair of Motor Vehicles & Motorcycles (QAR mn)

7,459.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Repair of Motor Vehicles & Motorcycles (QAR mn)

7,808.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Import Duties (QAR mn)

808.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Information & Communication (QAR mn)

2,302.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Professional, Scientific, Technical, Administrative and Support Serv... (QAR mn)

4,809.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Human Health & Social Work Activities (QAR mn)

3,755.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Financial & Insurance Activities (QAR mn)

12,749.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Activities of Households as Employers, Undifferentiated Goods (QAR mn)

938.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): 2018p (QAR mn)

155,196.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Arts, Entertainment & Recreation (QAR mn)

1,935.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Real Estate Activities (QAR mn)

10,606.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Education (QAR mn)

3,007.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Accommodation & Food Service Activities (QAR mn)

876.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Financial Services Indirectly Measured (QAR mn)

-7,720.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Public Administration, Compulsory Social Security (QAR mn)

13,876.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (QAR mn)

390.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Mining & Quarrying (QAR mn)

62,600.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Manufacturing (QAR mn)

11,685.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Electricity, Gas, Steam & Air Conditioning Supply, Water Supply (QAR mn)

1,747.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Construction (QAR mn)

18,784.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

GDP: 2018p: Transportation & Storage (QAR mn)

4,241.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2019 - Jun 2020

QA: Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (QAR mn)

936,289.173

2018

yearly

1963 - 2018

QA: GDP: sa: Government Consumption Expenditure (QAR mn)

128,591.536

2018

yearly

1963 - 2018

QA: GDP: sa: Exports of Goods and Services (QAR mn)

420,743.374

2018

yearly

1968 - 2018

QA: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (QAR mn)

695,778.000

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-11.2

Mar 2017

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

216,107,400.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Building Permits (Unit)

4,325.000

2019

yearly

1988 - 2019

Number of Building Permits Issued (Unit)

731.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Oct 2020

No of New Building Permits: Residential (Unit)

3,482.000

2019

yearly

1988 - 2019

No of New Building Permits: Non Residential (Unit)

843.000

2019

yearly

1988 - 2019

Completed Buildings: Area: Residential (sq m)

4,151,211.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

Completed Buildings: Area: Non Residential (sq m)

1,452,056.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

No of Completed Buildings: Residential (Unit)

8,535,806.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

No of Completed Buildings: Non Residential (Unit)

162.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

Actual Cost: Completed Buildings: Residential (QAR th)

6,702,568.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

Actual Cost: Completed Buildings: Non Residential (QAR th)

1,833,238.000

2014

yearly

1988 - 2014

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)

-307.143

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 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)

165.641

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (QAR bn)

264.419

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (QAR bn)

236.111

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

General Government Revenue (QAR mn)

47,600.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure: Current (QAR mn)

120,500.000

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

General Government Expenditure (QAR mn)

48,000.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

General Government Balance (QAR mn)

-400.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

2.8

2020

yearly

1984 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

88.2

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

2,094,366.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Unemployment Rate (%)

0.10

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Monthly Earnings (USD)

3,055

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-0.23

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

2.835

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Population: Mid Year Estimates: Male (Person)

1,954,419.000

2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

Population: Mid Year Estimates: Female (Person)

626,315.000

2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

Labour Force: excl First Time Work Seeker (FT) (Person)

2,094,647.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Labour Force: FT: Male (Person)

1,809,932.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Labour Force: FT: Female (Person)

284,715.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Employment: Paid Workers (Person)

2,085,670.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Employment: Paid Workers: Female (Person)

283,502.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Employment: Paid Workers: Male (Person)

1,802,168.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Unemployment Rate: Male (%)

0.100

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

Unemployment Rate: Female (%)

0.500

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

Unemployment (Person)

2,181.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Unemployment: Male (Person)

925.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Unemployment: Female (Person)

1,256.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Monthly Average Wages: 15 & Over: Paid Employment (QAR)

11,121.000

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

0.7

2018

yearly

1987 - 2018

Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

1,564,843

2018

yearly

1985 - 2018

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

47,550

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

0.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

7,871.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

39,679.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Consumer Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

84.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Mar 2020

Consumer Confidence Growth (% Point)

0.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2014 - Mar 2020

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

15,978.396

2013

yearly

1983 - 2013

Household Income per Capita (USD)

24,999.462

2013

yearly

1988 - 2013

Wholesale Sales: Value (QAR th)

44,643,033.000

2018

yearly

1986 - 2018

Retail Sales: Value (QAR th)

121,393,397.000

2018

yearly

1986 - 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

-2.4

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2015 - Oct 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

1.585

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2015 - Oct 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-25.7

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2015 - Oct 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

1.960

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Producer Price Index (PPI) (2013=100)

44.200

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2014 - Oct 2020

PPI: Mining (2013=100)

38.300

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2014 - Oct 2020

PPI: Electricity and Water (2013=100)

102.600

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2014 - Oct 2020

PPI: Manufacturing (2013=100)

59.300

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2014 - Oct 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.103

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn)

1,936.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

4,209.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-23.5

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 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)

2,272.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-1.0

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2020

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)

30.064

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

420.176

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

358.443

Aug 2020

monthly

May 1996 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

306.768

Jul 2020

monthly

May 1996 - Jul 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)

394.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-2,407.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-7.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

-198.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-374.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

28.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

9,612.363

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

9,238.187

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 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)

6.501

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Capital (QAR mn)

-184.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial (QAR mn)

13,263.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (QAR mn)

-31,588.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (QAR mn)

-8,762.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (QAR mn)

9,464.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income (QAR mn)

-1,670.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (QAR mn)

-11,134.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods (QAR mn)

17,006.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Transfers (QAR mn)

-8,200.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Transfers: Debit (QAR mn)

-15,252.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

BoP: Current Account: Services (QAR mn)

-15,898.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn)

25,492.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Net Financial Derivatives (QAR mn)

171.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (QAR mn)

-24,349.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn)

33,627.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (QAR mn)

5,974.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports: fob (QAR mn)

37,825.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (QAR mn)

9,278.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (QAR mn)

-2,160.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (QAR mn)

-19,518.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports: fob (QAR mn)

-20,819.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (QAR mn)

-3,813.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Overall Balance (QAR mn)

504.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Change in Reserves (QAR mn)

-504.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (QAR mn)

15,690.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 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)

40,323.846

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

160,205.440

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2020

M2 Growth (%)

4.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.5

Nov 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

37,002.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1966 - Oct 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

22.893

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

16.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

3,237.170

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1966 - Oct 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

240,584.451

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Oct 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

6.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

313,959.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

11.8

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Oct 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

303,636.429

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

12.02

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

115.86

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2011 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3 (QAR mn)

664,547.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (QAR mn)

146,778.800

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Oct 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (QAR mn)

11,243.900

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2018

Money Supply: M3: M2 (QAR mn)

579,444.800

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Aug 2020

International Reserves (QAR mn)

204,361.900

Oct 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Oct 2020

Deposits: Commercial Banks (QAR mn)

875,727.400

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Oct 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

28.5

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

15.0

2015

yearly

2001 - 2015

Qatar Central Bank: Assets (QAR mn)

255,538.500

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1981 - Oct 2020

Banks: Assets: Consolidated (QAR th)

1,631,985,987.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2020

Liquidity Ratio: Liquid Assets to Liquid Liabilities (%)

47.100

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Capital Adequacy Ratio: Regulatory Tier 1 to Risk Weighted Assets (%)

13.600

2015

yearly

2001 - 2015

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

3.932

Oct 2020

monthly

Jul 2004 - Oct 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (QAR/USD)

3.640

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1966 - Oct 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

2.50

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Oct 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.38

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 2004 - Sep 2020

Deposit Rate: Money Market (% pa)

1.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Mar 2003 - Oct 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (QAR/EUR)

4.286

Oct 2020

monthly

Sep 2000 - Oct 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

4,462

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

183,594.279

2019

yearly

1963 - 2019

Natural Gas: Exports (Cub m mn)

143,000.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

3.974

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

595.000

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2018

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

524.538

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

346.432

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

1,819,300

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-19.4

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

15,239

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-3.3

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Visitor Departures (Person)

6,031,195.000

2012

yearly

1991 - 2012

Length of Stay: Overnight: Hotel (Night)

527,366.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2019

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 (%)

23.400

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

BCI: Mining and Quarrying: Overall (%)

21.800

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

BCI: Manufacturing: Overall (%)

21.800

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

BCI: Construction: Overall (%)

26.100

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

BCI: Services: Overall (%)

25.900

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (01Jan1998=1000)

9,691.0

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 2003 - Oct 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

89.9

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

155,240.482

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 2003 - Oct 2020

Market Capitalization: Qatar Stock Exchange (QAR mn)

590,506.947

Nov 2020

monthly

Oct 2003 - Nov 2020

Shares Traded: Qatar Stock Exchange: Value (QAR mn)

10,305.256

Oct 2020

monthly

Oct 2003 - Oct 2020

Shares Traded: Qatar Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit)

5,758,454,939.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 2003 - Aug 2020

Number of Listed Companies: Qatar Stock Exchange (Unit)

45.000

2017

yearly

1998 - 2017

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,020.000

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

1,338,195.000

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

41.690

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

461,289.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

3,917,571.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

16.288

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

138.329

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

42.414

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

32,307.906

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

988.216

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,609,460.823

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

897,443.084

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

104,682.583

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Number of Registered Motor Vehicles (Unit)

1,587,815.000

2018

yearly

1985 - 2018

Number of Registered Motor Vehicles: Private Transport (Unit)

415,178.000

2018

yearly

1985 - 2018

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