Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Stock Market (points) 11863.69 11684 11499 11317 11139 10789
Currency 3.64 3.66 3.69 3.71 3.73 3.78
Government Bond 10y (%) 2.26 2.31 2.35 2.39 2.43 2.51

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.30 2 1.5 1.5 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.00 3 2.5 4 3 2.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2
Inflation Rate (%) 2.71 3.4 2.4 1.5 2.4 2
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 19198.00 16450 11800 11800 11800 12800
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.50 -1.7 -1.7 -1.7 3 -1
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 71.80 75 75 75 61 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.10 -6.6 -6.6 -6.6 3 0.2
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.30 2 1.5 1.5 2 2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.00 3 2.5 4 3 2.5
GDP (USD Billion) 146.37 190 190 190 190 195
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (QAR Million) 67876.00 60837 58253 70591 69912 62358
GDP per capita (USD) 59923.96 61940 61940 61940 62031 62100
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 85266.21 95500 95500 95500 96790 100000
GDP Constant Prices (QAR Million) 161637.00 167893 165702 168102 166486 172090

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2
Population (Million) 2.88 2.76 2.76 2.76 2.76 2.79

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.71 3.4 2.4 1.5 2.4 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 99.06 99.19 99.51 99.32 101 101
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.03 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 4.14 2 2 2 1.5 1.5
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 87.38 93.32 90.87 88.63 89.48 95.19
CPI Transportation (points) 109.40 110 110 111 112 112
Producer Prices (points) 75.50 58.31 69.92 82 86.83 61.22
Producer Prices Change (%) 84.60 15 15 15 15 5

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Money Supply M2 (QAR Million) 603413.00 633391 642281 642281 642281 676890
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.00 1 1 1 1 1
Loan Growth (%) 10.70 4 3.5 3.5 3.5 5

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 19198.00 16450 11800 11800 11800 12800
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.50 -1.7 -1.7 -1.7 3 -1
Imports (QAR Million) 8098.00 9200 9200 9200 9200 9200
Exports (QAR Million) 27296.00 21000 21000 21000 21000 22000
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 1362.00 1370 1390 1350 1360 1375
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 2137.00 900 900 900 900 1100

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 71.80 75 75 75 61 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.10 -6.6 -6.6 -6.6 3 0.2
Government Budget Value (QAR Million) -11268.00 -35500 -35500 -35500 -35500 2500
Government Spending (QAR Million) 122836.00 126521 125907 127749 126521 129684
Government Revenues (QAR Million) 171187.00 195000 195000 195000 195000 200000

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Manufacturing PMI (points) 60.60 52 51 51 51 51

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Consumer Spending (QAR Million) 136549.00 140645 139963 142011 140645 144162
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.55 0.52 0.5 0.47 0.45 0.43


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