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Friday May 26 2017
Qatar Building Permits at 618.00  
Building Permits in Qatar decreased to 618 in April from 667 in March of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Qatar Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 108.40 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Qatar decreased to 108.40 Index Points in April from 108.60 Index Points in March of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Qatar Balance of Trade at 9900.00 QAR Million  
Qatar trade surplus increased 70.7 percent year-on-year to 9.9 billion riyals in March of 2017 from 5.8 billion riyals a year ago. Exports jumped 18.4 percent to 19.7 billion riyals, boosted by sales of petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (18.1 percent) and petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals (61.8 percent). Sales went up to South Korea (19.2 percent); India (25.1 percent) and the UAE (4.9 percent). Imports declined 9.6 percent to 9.8 billion riyals as purchases fell for motor cars and other passenger vehicles (-9.2 percent); parts of aircraft and helicopters (-32.6 percent) and electrical apparatus for line telephony, telephone sets (-59.5 percent). Imports declined from the US (-11.8 percent); the UAE (-8.8 percent) and China (-8.9 percent).
Wednesday May 24 2017
Qatar | Credit Rating at 87.42  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Qatar stands at AA with negative outlook. Moody's credit rating for Qatar was last set at Aa2 with negative outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Qatar was last reported at AA with stable outlook.
Tuesday May 23 2017
Qatar Interest Rate at 5.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Qatar was last recorded at 5 percent.
Monday May 22 2017
Qatar Inflation Rate MoM at -0.20 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Qatar decreased 0.20 percent in April of 2017 over the previous month.
Monday May 22 2017
Qatar Cpi Transportation at 117.20 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Qatar increased to 117.20 Index Points in April of 2017 from 116.70 Index Points in March of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Qatar Food Inflation at -1.30 percent  
Cost of food in Qatar decreased 1.30 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday May 21 2017
Qatar Inflation Rate at 0.60 percent  
Consumer prices in Qatar increased by 0.6 percent year-on-year in April 2017, following a 0.9 percent gain in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rates since December of 2010, as prices fell for housing and utilities (-1.5 percent from -1 percent in March); non-alcoholic beverages (-1.3 percent from -0.4 percent); recreation and culture (-2.6 percent from -2.8 percent) and restaurants and hotels (-2.7 percent from -2.8 percent). In contrast, inflation accelerated for transport (8.4 percent from 8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices declined 0.2 percent.
Sunday May 21 2017
Qatar Crude Oil Production at 619.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Qatar decreased to 619 BBL/D/1K in April from 621 BBL/D/1K in March of 2017.
Friday May 12 2017
Qatar Money Supply M0 at 60481.50 QAR Million  
Money Supply M0 in Qatar decreased to 60481.50 QAR Million in March from 60940.60 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 12 2017
Qatar Money Supply M1 at 134850.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M1 in Qatar decreased to 134850 QAR Million in March from 136555 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 12 2017
Qatar Tourist Arrivals at 2930.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Qatar increased to 2930 Thousand in 2015 from 2826 Thousand in 2014.
Friday May 12 2017
Qatar Private Sector Credit at 454685.00 QAR Million  
Private Sector Credit in Qatar increased to 454685 QAR Million in March from 454189.70 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Government Debt to GDP at 34.90 percent  
Qatar recorded a government debt equivalent to 34.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Government Spending at 128190.00 QAR Million  
Government Spending in Qatar decreased to 128190 QAR Million in 2016 from 150476 QAR Million in 2014.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 66026.00 QAR Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Qatar increased to 66026 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 65249 QAR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Real Estate Price Index at 277.42 Index Points  
Housing Index in Qatar decreased to 277.42 Index Points in March from 277.48 Index Points in February of 2017.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at 939.00 QAR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Qatar increased by 939 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Foreign Exchange Reserves at 124712.00 QAR Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Qatar increased to 124712 QAR Million in March from 124434.70 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Gdp Constant Prices at 200749.00 QAR Million  
Gdp Constant Prices in Qatar decreased to 200749 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 205047 QAR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar GDP Deflator at 76.90 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Qatar decreased to 76.90 Index Points in 2015 from 99.80 Index Points in 2014.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar GDP Growth Rate at -2.10 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar contracted 2.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Banks Balance Sheet at 1282549.00 QAR Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Qatar increased to 1282549 QAR Million in March from 1264418.10 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Capital Flows at -8949.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 8949 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Central Bank Balance Sheet at 188262.90 QAR Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Qatar decreased to 188262.90 QAR Million in March from 188619.50 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Consumer Spending at 143009.00 QAR Million  
Consumer Spending in Qatar increased to 143009 QAR Million in 2016 from 131681 QAR Million in 2015.
Thursday May 11 2017
Qatar Current Account to GDP at -5.50 percent  
Qatar recorded a Current Account deficit of 5.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday May 08 2017
Qatar Money Supply M2 at 518295.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M2 in Qatar increased to 518295 QAR Million in March from 517392 QAR Million in February of 2017.
Monday May 08 2017
Qatar Loan Growth at 11.20 percent  
The value of loans in Qatar increased 11.20 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday May 04 2017
Qatar Imports at 9786.00 QAR Million  
Imports to Qatar decreased 9.6 percent year-on-year to 9.8 billion riyals in March of 2017, as purchases fell for motor cars and other passenger vehicles (-9.2 percent); parts of aircraft and helicopters (-32.6 percent) and electrical apparatus for line telephony, telephone sets (-59.5 percent). Imports declined from the US (-11.8 percent); the UAE (-8.8 percent) and China (-8.9 percent).
Thursday May 04 2017
Qatar Exports at 19658.00 QAR Million  
Exports from Qatar jumped 18.4 percent year-on-year to 19.7 billion riyals in March 2017, boosted by sales of petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (18.1 percent) and petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals (61.8 percent). Sales went up to South Korea (19.2 percent); India (25.1 percent) and the UAE (4.9 percent).
Tuesday April 25 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Qatar at 2.40 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Qatar increased to 2.40 percent in 2016 from 1.60 percent in 2015.
Friday April 14 2017
Qatar Current Account at -6169.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a Current Account deficit of 6169 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Qatar GDP Annual Growth Rate at 1.70 percent  
Qatar's economy expanded 1.7 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to an upwardly revised 3.9 percent rise in the previous period. The output shrank for mining and quarrying (-6.4 percent vs 2.6 percent in Q3) and rose at a slower pace for transportation (4.3 percent vs 7 percent) and construction (14 percent vs 15.9 percent). In contrast, the growth accelerated for financial and insurance activities (6.8 percent vs 6.6 percent); wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (5.6 percent vs 3 percent); public administration; compulsory social security (7.1 percent vs 6.2 percent); real estate activities (8.8 percent vs 6.1 percent) and professional, scientific and technical activities (8.1 percent vs 5.6 percent). Also, manufacturing declined at a slower 0.4 percent (-1.2 percent in Q2). On a quarterly basis, the GDP contracted 2.1 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar GDP per capita at 74686.60 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Qatar was last recorded at 75117.36 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Qatar is equivalent to 595 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar GDP per capita PPP at 132937.67 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Qatar was last recorded at 132937.67 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Qatar, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 748 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Gold Reserves at 29.69 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Qatar increased to 29.69 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 12.41 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Government Budget at 16.10 percent of GDP  
Qatar recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 16.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Government Budget Value at 123455.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a government budget surplus of 123455 QAR Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Fiscal Expenditure at 213102.00 QAR Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Qatar decreased to 213102 QAR Million in 2014 from 237549 QAR Million in 2013.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar GDP at 164.60 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar was worth 164.60 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Qatar represents 0.27 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Qatar at 83.00  
Qatar is ranked 83 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Qatar deteriorated to 83 in 2016 from 74 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Employed Persons at 2073704.00  
The number of employed persons in Qatar increased to 2073704 in the third quarter of 2016 from 1971704 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 10 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Corruption Index at 61.00 Points  
Qatar scored 61 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Corruption Rank at 31.00  
Qatar is the 31 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Changes in Inventories at 247.60 QAR Billion  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Qatar increased by 247.60 QAR Billion in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Competitiveness Index at 5.23 Points  
Qatar scored 5.23 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Competitiveness Rank at 18.00  
Qatar is the 18 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Consumer Confidence at 184.30  
Consumer Confidence in Qatar decreased to 184.30 in the third quarter of 2016 from 185.50 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Business Confidence at 20.20  
Business Confidence in Qatar decreased to 20.20 in the third quarter of 2016 from 20.40 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Government Revenues at 336557.00 QAR Million  
Government Revenues in Qatar remained unchanged at 336557 QAR Million in 2014 from 336557 QAR Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Population at 2.57 Million  
The total population in Qatar was estimated at 2.6 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Social Security Rate at 5.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Qatar stands at 5 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Social Security Rate For Companies at 0.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Social Security Rate For Employees at 5.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Qatar stands at 15 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Terrorism Index at 0.23  
Terrorism Index in Qatar increased to 0.23 in 2015 from 0 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Qatar Unemployment Rate at 0.20 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Qatar remained unchanged at 0.20 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 0.20 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
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