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1997 - 2016 | Yearly | % | Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics

Qatar's Unemployment Rate dropped to 0.10 % in Dec 2016, from the previously reported number of 0.20 % in Dec 2015. Qatar's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1997 to Dec 2016, with an average rate of 0.50 %. The data reached an all-time high of 3.90 % in Dec 2001 and a record low of 0.10 % in Dec 2016. The data is reported by reported by Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics .

In the latest reports, Qatar's Population reached 2.55 million people in Jun 2017. Monthly Earnings of Qatar stood at 2,965.11 USD in Dec 2016. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 89.10 % in Dec 2016.

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What was Qatar's Unemployment Rate in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

240934003

Name

Unemployment Rate

Country

Qatar

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics

First Date

1997

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

18 Jul 2017

Statistics
Mean

0.87

Variance

1.13

Standard deviation

1.06

Skewness

2.18

Kurtosis

4.74

Coefficient variation

1.22

Median

0.50

Max
2001

3.90

Min
2016

0.10

Previous observation
2015

0.20

Last observation
2016

0.10

Number of Observations

14

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

4.10

Dec 2017

4.10

Nov 2017

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

5.70

Dec 2017

5.90

Nov 2017

5.70

Dec 2017

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

9.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Jun 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

3.60

Nov 2017

3.70

Oct 2017

3.60

Nov 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

10.96

Nov 2017

11.05

Oct 2017

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Japan

2.70

Nov 2017

2.80

Oct 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

4.28

Oct 2017

4.27

Sep 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Austria

5.43

Nov 2017

5.40

Oct 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.23

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belgium

7.29

Sep 2017

7.07

Jun 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

5.80

Sep 2017

6.30

Jun 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

10.00

Sep 2017

10.60

Jun 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

2.78

Sep 2017

2.96

Jun 2017

2.78

Sep 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

5.90

Sep 2017

5.90

Jun 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

5.20

Sep 2017

7.00

Jun 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

8.40

Dec 2017

8.40

Nov 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

20.70

Oct 2017

20.80

Sep 2017

7.30

May 2008

28.00

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

4.06

Sep 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

4.06

Sep 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

2.90

Dec 2017

2.91

Nov 2017

2.44

Nov 2007

7.63

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Latvia

8.50

Sep 2017

8.90

Jun 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

7.00

Nov 2017

7.10

Oct 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Argentina

8.30

Sep 2017

8.70

Jun 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Luxembourg

5.80

Dec 2017

5.70

Nov 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malta

4.00

Sep 2017

4.10

Jun 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

5.40

Dec 2017

5.40

Nov 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Norway

4.10

Nov 2017

4.00

Oct 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Brazil

12.00

Nov 2017

12.20

Oct 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

4.70

Sep 2017

5.00

Jun 2017

4.70

Sep 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

6.50

Nov 2017

6.70

Oct 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

8.20

Nov 2017

8.40

Oct 2017

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Colombia

8.37

Nov 2017

8.56

Oct 2017

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Romania

4.70

Nov 2017

4.90

Oct 2017

4.70

Nov 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

8.00

Sep 2017

8.10

Jun 2017

8.00

Sep 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

6.30

Sep 2017

6.40

Jun 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

4.62

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mexico

3.37

Dec 2017

3.47

Nov 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Spain

16.55

Dec 2017

16.38

Sep 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

6.52

Dec 2017

6.56

Nov 2017

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

5.07

Sep 2017

5.05

Aug 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.71

Oct 2017

7.58

Sep 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

5.55

Dec 2017

5.41

Nov 2017

3.97

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

4.00

2017

4.10

2016

2.20

1991

5.10

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

6.40

2017

6.50

2016

4.60

2010

7.00

2014

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

3.95

Sep 2017

3.95

Jun 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.70

2016

12.90

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

2.90

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
India

3.60

2017

3.50

2016

3.50

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.31

Nov 2017

4.21

Oct 2017

4.09

Sep 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Jordan

18.50

Aug 2017

18.00

May 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Aug 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Korea

3.60

Dec 2017

3.70

Nov 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.40

Nov 2017

3.50

Oct 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

1.50

2017

1.40

2016

1.30

2015

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

1.90

Dec 2017

1.90

Nov 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Myanmar

0.80

2017

0.80

2016

0.80

2017

0.90

1998

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.20

2017

3.40

2016

1.80

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.60

Sep 2017

4.80

Jun 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Philippines

5.00

Oct 2017

5.60

Jul 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

2.10

Dec 2017

2.20

Sep 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sri Lanka

4.20

Sep 2017

4.50

Jun 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

3.70

Dec 2017

3.69

Nov 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

1.00

Dec 2017

1.10

Nov 2017

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

13.60

Sep 2017

13.87

Jun 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

16.50

Sep 2017

17.80

Jun 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

4.94

Sep 2017

4.99

Jun 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belarus

0.60

Nov 2017

0.60

Oct 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

9.00

Sep 2017

11.00

Jun 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Nov 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Macedonia

22.10

Sep 2017

22.60

Jun 2017

22.10

Sep 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

3.41

Sep 2017

3.50

Jun 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

9.10

Sep 2017

9.60

Jun 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

7.00

Sep 2017

7.20

Jun 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

14.80

Sep 2017

15.10

Jun 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

5.10

Dec 2017

5.10

Nov 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Serbia

12.90

Sep 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

2.20

Oct 2017

2.20

Sep 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Turkey

10.30

Oct 2017

10.60

Sep 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

8.90

Sep 2017

9.10

Jun 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Oman

16.90

2017

16.50

2016

16.10

2015

19.60

2001

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.70

Sep 2017

27.70

Jun 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

15.30

Sep 2017

15.30

Jun 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Egypt

11.90

Sep 2017

11.98

Jun 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Ivory Coast

9.20

2017

9.30

2016

8.90

1991

9.40

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

7.30

Nov 2017

7.40

Oct 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

11.00

2017

11.30

2016

8.10

1999

12.20

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Government Debt: % of GDP

15.0

2012

19.3

2011

15.0

2012

26.9

2010

%

yearly

2010 - 2012

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

204.1

Jun 2017

361.8

Mar 2017

-479.1

Dec 2012

1,037.6

Sep 2012

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quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Imports Growth

28.8

Dec 2017

-1.7

Nov 2017

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

162,004.37

Nov 2017

158,893.10

Oct 2017

2,061.57

Jan 1982

162,004.37

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

243.15

2022

235.14

2021

10.38

1994

367.94

2013

QAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

19.34

2016

17.59

2015

1.27

1960

28.03

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Exports

130,324.00

2016

129,877.20

2015

2,860.00

1997

130,324.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Sep 2017

0.3

Jun 2017

0.3

Jun 2017

6.7

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Productivity Growth

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

10.7

Nov 2017

11.6

Oct 2017

-2.6

Jul 2014

64.0

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

102.6

2016

92.3

2015

22.9

1997

195.7

2005

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

2,455.2

Nov 2017

3,487.4

Oct 2017

174.4

Jun 1999

3,487.4

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.45

Nov 2017

4.90

Oct 2017

-3.41

Nov 2016

5.45

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

82,665.99

2022

77,311.16

2021

12,749.10

1988

101,933.12

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

503.40

2016

490.70

2015

333.00

1995

703.00

2008

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

137.76

2016

908.63

2015

7.65

2000

993.87

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

23.3

2016

19.8

2015

10.2

2008

45.6

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Retail Sales Growth

-11.5

2015

3.1

2014

-64.0

1989

152.7

1988

%

yearly

1987 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

9,204.6

Jan 2018

8,523.4

Dec 2017

3,646.0

Oct 2003

13,728.3

Sep 2014

01Jan1998=1000

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Oct 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

245,067.4

Nov 2017

242,529.0

Oct 2017

25,792.8

Jan 2007

245,067.4

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

2015

1.7

2014

1.2

2008

11.1

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Visitor Arrivals

2,929,800

2015

2,826,300

2014

309,000

1995

2,929,800

2015

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

207.63

2022

213.77

2021

11.40

1990

250.71

2014

QAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

13,500.00

Dec 2016

6,200.00

Jun 2016

6,200.00

Jun 2016

23,500.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

604.00

Nov 2017

601.00

Oct 2017

589.00

Feb 2002

865.00

Jul 2008

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Population

2.5

2017

2.6

2016

0.4

1984

2.6

2016

Person mn

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.0

2015

15.6

2014

13.5

2007

27.7

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Short Term Interest Rate

2.50

Dec 2017

2.75

Nov 2017

0.70

Apr 2014

5.75

Dec 2007

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gold Reserves

1,225.69

Nov 2017

1,218.65

Oct 2017

0.00

Jun 1975

1,249.31

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1966 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

428.35

2022

427.18

2021

2.87

1990

428.35

2022

QAR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

50,200.00

Dec 2016

24,800.00

Jun 2016

24,800.00

Jun 2016

71,500.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

5.4

Sep 2017

8.0

Jun 2017

-23.8

Sep 2015

15.2

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

393.4

Sep 2017

803.3

Jun 2017

-1,944.5

Mar 2012

4,687.6

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Exports

16,575.0

Sep 2017

15,811.8

Jun 2017

667.4

Sep 1998

36,029.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bank Lending Rate

4.89

Dec 2017

4.97

Nov 2017

3.68

Oct 2015

7.90

Jan 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

83.0

2010

85.7

2009

40.0

2005

85.7

2009

%

yearly

2000 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Producer Price Index Growth

17.1

Dec 2017

21.4

Nov 2017

-40.4

Sep 2015

34.0

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Trade Balance

10,263.2

Sep 2017

9,148.6

Jun 2017

-211.5

Sep 1998

29,536.3

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

155,227.34

2022

147,561.57

2021

46,095.22

1991

155,227.34

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.02

2016

4.25

2015

0.01

1965

4.25

2015

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

3.640

Jan 2018

3.640

Dec 2017

3.640

Jan 2018

4.762

Nov 1971

QAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1966 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

12,555.9

Nov 2017

15,481.7

Oct 2017

5.8

Jun 1967

45,456.4

Nov 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1966 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-0.1

2016

3.6

2015

-5.1

2003

56.1

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.21

2022

3.06

2021

-14.64

1990

30.01

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

17.4

2015

14.3

2014

1.9

2011

17.4

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.9

Jan 2018

0.6

Dec 2017

-0.4

Aug 2017

3.7

Apr 2016

%

monthly

Mar 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

103,900.0

2010

83,800.0

2009

13,355.0

2003

103,900.0

2010

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

161,076.08

2015

196,924.23

2014

287.78

1970

196,924.23

2014

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

56.8

2014

60.3

2013

54.8

2009

68.2

2008

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-5.5

2016

8.4

2015

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2018
M2 Growth

5.7

Apr/2017

2.4

Mar/2017

-7.2

Jun/2016

75.6

Aug/2007

%

monthly

Apr/2005 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

4.5

Aug 2017

4.5

Jul 2017

2.8

Oct 2007

4.8

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

10,417.31

Jun 2017

10,344.51

Mar 2017

6,975.55

Mar 2013

10,417.31

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Investment: % of GDP

45.8

2016

38.2

2015

14.4

1987

46.0

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.5

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-1.0

Dec 2012

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Policy Rate

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Nov 2017

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance

2.23

2022

2.46

2021

-7.68

2016

62.00

2012

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,062,774.26

2016

958,651.77

2015

452.89

2000

1,865,992.37

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-11.2

Mar 2017

-24.0

Feb 2017

-54.8

Apr 1982

169.2

Mar 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

15,978.40

2013

11,838.99

2007

4,155.69

1983

15,978.40

2013

USD

yearly

1983 - 2013

Updated on 2015
Tourism Revenue

12,131

2015

10,576

2014

122

1999

12,131

2015

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

2,052,413.00

2016

1,953,438.00

2015

531,133.00

2006

2,052,413.00

2016

Person

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-26.3

2016

-7.0

2015

-32.1

2009

31.1

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.31

2022

2.28

2021

-4.88

2009

15.12

2008

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

-0.93

2022

0.01

2021

-20.55

1985

63.15

1999

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

940,909.05

2016

971,937.15

2015

37,050.70

1995

971,937.15

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

64,825.49

2016

43,978.75

2015

7,634.00

1997

127,105.03

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,552,579.00

2016

3,740,469.00

2015

0.00

1981

3,740,469.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

339.38

2016

315.62

2015

1.01

1966

339.38

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

495,952.00

2016

530,042.00

2015

346,000.00

2010

530,042.00

2015

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

32.09

2017

7.35

2016

2.10

2009

32.09

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

4,182.26

2016

5,144.39

2015

20.43

1999

5,144.39

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

58,246.65

2016

67,537.19

2015

29,725.27

2001

107,632.74

2012

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

26.0

2016

22.0

2015

13.4

2012

32.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Deposits

226,108.50

Dec 2017

220,398.65

Nov 2017

11,590.41

Jul 2002

226,108.50

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Imports: ICT Goods

1,880,598.95

2015

1,696,898.14

2014

151,140.14

2000

1,880,598.95

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

11,292.11

2016

25,626.94

2015

1,168.80

2001

25,902.07

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

262.95

2016

695.88

2015

33.79

1997

1,223.12

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

467,148.00

2016

413,418.00

2015

600.00

1960

467,148.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

147.10

2016

159.13

2015

0.00

1981

159.13

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

182,830.30

2016

181,444.10

2015

13,500.00

1995

182,830.30

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,118.80

2016

2,200.53

2015

64.01

2001

2,285.26

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

227,418,400.00

2015

228,078,900.00

2014

110,331,704.00

2009

228,078,900.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

3,979.00

2016

3,733.00

2014

1,167.00

1990

6,086.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

26,518.7

2012

25,889.3

2011

6,658.8

2008

28,206.3

2010

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Monthly Earnings

2,965

2016

2,903

2015

1,430

2006

2,965

2016

USD

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP

41,676.6

Sep 2017

40,106.9

Jun 2017

29,182.1

Jun 2010

54,091.5

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Household Income per Capita

24,999.46

2013

12,677.14

2007

5,231.87

1988

24,999.46

2013

USD

yearly

1988 - 2013

Updated on 2018
Current Account Balance

-8,324.5

2016

13,750.8

2015

-8,324.5

2016

62,000.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Electricity Production

42,307

2016

41,499

2015

315

1971

42,307

2016

GWh

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

28.5

2015

30.8

2014

28.5

2015

41.6

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

63,700

2016

86,400

2015

55,000

2009

92,900

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.1

Nov 2017

4.4

Oct 2017

2.7

Jan 2008

18.9

Jul 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

528.57

Sep 2017

-217.58

Jun 2017

-3,771.15

Mar 2015

11,433.79

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

17.1

Sep 2017

16.3

Jun 2017

-60.7

Jun 2009

207.7

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.8

2016

14.7

2015

3.8

2016

112.5

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

7.38

Sep 2017

8.29

Jun 2017

-21.72

Mar 2015

22.89

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

9,516.48

Jun 2017

9,323.90

Mar 2017

6,805.77

Mar 2013

9,516.48

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M1

33,843.82

Nov 2017

34,319.45

Oct 2017

905.47

Sep 1988

37,687.80

Mar 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

9.12

Sep 2017

14.50

Jun 2017

9.12

Sep 2017

24.07

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Population

2.82

2022

2.82

2021

0.24

1980

2.82

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,020.00

2015

960.00

2014

371.00

2005

1,020.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

59,574.78

2015

20.88

2014

0.17

2013

59,574.78

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017