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Tuesday December 11 2018
Qatar Interest Rate at 5.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Qatar was last recorded at 5 percent.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Qatar Repo Rate at 2.50 percent  
Qatar Repo Rate was quoted at 2.50 percent on Monday December 10.
Monday December 10 2018
Qatar - Credit Rating at 87.42  
S&P Global Ratings revised on Friday 7 November 2018 Qatar’s sovereign credit rating outlook to stable from negative and affirmed the debt grade at ‘AA-’, citing the country’s macroeconomic resilience as the main driver behind the improvement. Moody's credit rating for Qatar was last set at Aa3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Qatar was last reported at AA- with stable outlook.
Wednesday December 05 2018
Qatar Non-Oil Private Sector PMI at 47.50  
Non-Oil Private Sector PMI in Qatar decreased to 47.5 in November 2018 from 48 in the previous month.
Tuesday December 04 2018
Qatar Current Account at 13875.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a Current Account surplus of 13875 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Industrial Production MoM at 2.50 percent  
Industrial Production in Qatar increased 2.50 percent in August of 2018 over the previous month.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Cpi Housing Utilities at 106.35 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Qatar decreased to 106.35 Index Points in October from 106.81 Index Points in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar CPI Transportation at 126.44 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Qatar increased to 126.44 Index Points in October of 2018 from 126.08 Index Points in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 108.43 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Qatar increased to 108.43 Index Points in October from 107.99 Index Points in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Food Inflation at -2.30 percent  
Cost of food in Qatar decreased 2.30 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Inflation Rate MoM at 0.07 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Qatar increased 0.07 percent in October of 2018 over the previous month.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Private Sector Credit at 530408.60 QAR Million  
Private Sector Credit in Qatar increased to 530408.60 QAR Million in October from 525753.10 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Foreign Exchange Reserves at 172480.30 QAR Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Qatar increased to 172480.30 QAR Million in October from 169173.90 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Banks Balance Sheet at 1384094.90 QAR Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Qatar decreased to 1384094.90 QAR Million in October from 1404004.40 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Central Bank Balance Sheet at 207476.30 QAR Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Qatar increased to 207476.30 QAR Million in October from 202265.40 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Money Supply M0 at 77229.30 QAR Million  
Money Supply M0 in Qatar increased to 77229.30 QAR Million in October from 72427.20 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Money Supply M1 at 121449.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M1 in Qatar decreased to 121449 QAR Million in October from 123740 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Money Supply M2 at 571173.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M2 in Qatar increased to 571173 QAR Million in October from 565602 QAR Million in September of 2018.
Thursday November 29 2018
Qatar Loan Growth at 4.30 percent  
The value of loans in Qatar increased 4.30 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday November 28 2018
Qatar Gasoline Prices at 0.56 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Qatar remained unchanged at 0.56 USD/Liter in November from 0.56 USD/Liter in October of 2018.
Wednesday November 28 2018
Qatar Imports at 9785.00 QAR Million  
Imports to Qatar tumbled 22.9 percent year-on-year to QAR 9.8 billion in October of 2018. Purchases of motor cars and other passenger vehicles, the country's top imports fell 15.1 percent. The highest share of imports came from the US (16.4% of total imports); China (12.8% share), and the UK (11.2% share).
Wednesday November 28 2018
Qatar Exports at 28771.00 QAR Million  
Exports from Qatar surged 37.1 percent year-on-year to QAR 28.8 billion in October of 2018. Sales went up for petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (48%); petroleum oils and oils from bituminous minerals - not crude (71%), and petroleum oils & oils from bituminous - crude (10.5%). Main exports partners were South Korea (17% of total exports); Japan (16.2% share), and India (13% share).
Wednesday November 28 2018
Qatar Balance of Trade at 18986.00 QAR Million  
Qatar's trade surplus jumped 129.1 percent year-on-year to QAR 19 billion in October of 2018 from a QAR 8.3 billion surplus a year earlier. It was the largest trade surplus since December 2014, as exports surged while imports tumbled. Exports soared 37.1 percent to QAR 28.8 billion, due to higher sales of petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (48%); petroleum oils and oils from bituminous minerals - not crude (71%), and petroleum oils & oils from bituminous - crude (10.5%). Main exports partners were South Korea (17% of total exports); Japan (16.2% share), and India (13% share). Imports tumbled 22.9 percent to QAR 9.8 billion, mainly due to a fall in purchases of motor cars and other passenger vehicles, the country's top imports (-15.1 percent). The highest share of imports came from the US (16.4% of total imports); China (12.8% share), and the UK (11.2% share).
Tuesday November 27 2018
Qatar Building Permits at 413.00  
Building Permits in Qatar increased to 413 in October from 392 in September of 2018.
Tuesday November 27 2018
Qatar Real Estate Price Index at 245.48 Index Points  
Housing Index in Qatar decreased to 245.48 Index Points in September from 250.92 Index Points in August of 2018.
Tuesday November 27 2018
Qatar Car Registrations at 4951.00  
Car Registrations in Qatar increased to 4951 in September from 3818 in August of 2018.
Monday November 19 2018
Qatar Inflation Rate at -0.20 percent  
Consumer prices in Qatar dropped 0.2 percent year-on-year in October 2018, after showing no growth in September. It is the first decrease in the consumer price index since September 2017. On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent, after declining 0.8 percent in the prior month.
Thursday November 15 2018
Qatar Current Account to GDP at 3.80 percent  
Qatar recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Tuesday November 13 2018
Qatar Crude Oil Production at 609.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Qatar increased to 609 BBL/D/1K in October from 570 BBL/D/1K in September of 2018.
Monday November 05 2018
Qatar Deposit Interest Rate at 2.25 percent  
The Central Bank of Qatar raised its deposit rate by 25 bps to 2.25 percent on September 27th 2018, following the Fed's decision to hike the funds rate by 25 bps. The lending rate was kept unchanged at 5 percent.
Monday November 05 2018
Qatar Producer Prices at 74.60 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Qatar increased to 74.60 Index Points in September from 73.20 Index Points in August of 2018.
Monday November 05 2018
Qatar Producer Prices Change at 36.10 percent  
Producer Prices in Qatar increased 36.10 percent in September of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday November 05 2018
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 remained unchanged at 83 in 2018 from 83 in 2017.
Wednesday October 24 2018
Qatar Tourist Arrivals at 2256.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Qatar decreased to 2256 Thousand in 2017 from 2938 Thousand in 2016.
Wednesday October 24 2018
Qatar Consumer Confidence at 184.20 Index Points  
Consumer Confidence in Qatar increased to 184.20 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018 from 184.10 Index Points in the first quarter of 2018.
Thursday October 18 2018
Qatar Competitiveness Rank at 30.00  
Qatar is the 30 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Qatar Competitiveness Index at 71.02 Points  
Qatar scored 71.02 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday October 15 2018
Qatar Industrial Production at 4.70 percent  
Industrial Production in Qatar increased 4.70 percent in August of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Manufacturing at 20872.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Manufacturing in Qatar increased to 20872 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 20194 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Mining at 98002.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Mining in Qatar increased to 98002 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 94349 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Public Administration at 10838.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Public Administration in Qatar increased to 10838 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 10547 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Financial and Insurance Activities at 13882.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Services in Qatar increased to 13882 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 13739 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Transport at 4563.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Transport in Qatar decreased to 4563 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 4775 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Utilities at 864.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Utilities in Qatar increased to 864 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 695 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Construction at 23768.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Construction in Qatar decreased to 23768 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 24499 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP From Agriculture at 303.00 QAR Million  
Gdp From Agriculture in Qatar increased to 303 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 302 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP Constant Prices at 204365.00 QAR Million  
Gdp Constant Prices in Qatar increased to 204365 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 200357 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP Growth Rate at 2.00 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar advanced 2 percent on quarter in the three months to June of 2018, after a downwardly revised 3.1 percent contraction in the previous three month period.
Monday October 08 2018
Qatar GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.50 percent  
The economy of Qatar expanded by 2.5 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, following an upwardly revised 2 percent advance in the previous quarter. Positive contributions to growth came from manufacturing (14.1 percent); construction (15.3 percent); financial and insurance activities (1.3 percent) and public administration; compulsory social security (2.5 percent). On the other hand, negative growth was recorded from mining & quarrying (-1.1 percent) and wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (-2.7 percent). On a quarterly basis, gross domestic product advanced 2 percent, after a downwardly revised 3.1 percent contraction in the first quarter.
Wednesday October 03 2018
Qatar Gold Reserves at 26.60 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Qatar remained unchanged at 26.60 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2018 from 26.60 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday October 02 2018
Qatar Government Budget at -5.80 percent of GDP  
Qatar recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 5.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Qatar Business Confidence at 23.00 Index Points  
Business Confidence in Qatar decreased to 23 Index Points in the first quarter of 2018 from 23.30 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Qatar Employed Persons at 1995521.00  
The number of employed persons in Qatar decreased to 1995521 in the second quarter of 2018 from 2076546 in the first quarter of 2018.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Qatar Unemployment Rate at 0.10 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Qatar remained unchanged at 0.10 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 0.10 percent in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 11 2018
Qatar Capital Flows at 178.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 178 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 11 2018
Qatar Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at -5189.00 QAR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Qatar decreased by 5189 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Tuesday July 10 2018
Qatar GDP per capita at 65696.39 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Qatar was last recorded at 65696.39 US dollars in 2017. The GDP per Capita in Qatar is equivalent to 520 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 09 2018
Qatar GDP at 167.61 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar was worth 167.61 billion US dollars in 2017. The GDP value of Qatar represents 0.27 percent of the world economy.
Friday July 06 2018
Qatar GDP per capita PPP at 116935.60 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Qatar was last recorded at 116935.60 US dollars in 2017, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Qatar, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 658 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 02 2018
Qatar Government Spending at 59950.00 QAR Million  
Government Spending in Qatar decreased to 59950 QAR Million in 2017 from 128190 QAR Million in 2016.
Monday June 11 2018
Qatar Consumer Spending at 150616.00 QAR Million  
Consumer Spending in Qatar increased to 150616 QAR Million in 2017 from 143009 QAR Million in 2016.
Monday May 14 2018
Qatar Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 65090.00 QAR Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Qatar increased to 65090 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 57778 QAR Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Saturday May 05 2018
Qatar Fiscal Expenditure at 195907.00 QAR Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Qatar decreased to 195907 QAR Million in 2017 from 211038 QAR Million in 2016.
Saturday May 05 2018
Qatar Government Revenues at 160512.00 QAR Million  
Government Revenues in Qatar decreased to 160512 QAR Million in 2017 from 161180 QAR Million in 2016.
Saturday May 05 2018
Qatar Government Budget Value at -35395.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a government budget deficit of 35395 QAR Million in 2017.
Monday April 02 2018
Qatar Manufacturing Production at 6.90 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Qatar increased 6.90 percent in December of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 02 2018
Qatar Mining Production at -0.40 percent  
Mining production in Qatar decreased 0.40 percent in December of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 02 2018
Qatar Government Debt to GDP at 54.40 percent  
Qatar recorded a government debt equivalent to 54.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Wednesday March 14 2018
Qatar Corruption Index at 63.00 Points  
Qatar scored 63 points out of 100 on the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday March 14 2018
Qatar Corruption Rank at 29.00  
Qatar is the 29 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday February 20 2018
Qatar Population at 2.64 Million  
The total population in Qatar was estimated at 2.64 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures.
Monday February 12 2018
Qatar Social Security Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Qatar Social Security Rate For Companies at 0.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Qatar Social Security Rate For Employees at 0.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Qatar Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Qatar Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 10 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Qatar Average Precipitation at 22.55 mm  
Precipitation in Qatar increased to 22.55 mm in December from 2.69 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Qatar Average Temperature at 19.07 celsius  
Temperature in Qatar decreased to 19.07 celsius in December from 24.72 celsius in November of 2015.
Wednesday November 22 2017
Qatar Terrorism Index at 0.12  
Terrorism Index in Qatar decreased to 0.12 in 2016 from 0.23 in 2015.
Monday November 20 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.
Friday October 27 2017
Qatar Internet Speed at 13710.27 KBps  
Internet Speed in Qatar increased to 13710.27 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 11895.47 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Qatar IP Addresses at 327042.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Qatar decreased to 327042 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 331179 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Monday July 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.
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