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Friday December 09 2016
Qatar Social Security Rate For Companies at 0.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Friday December 09 2016
Qatar Social Security Rate For Employees at 5.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Qatar stands at 15 percent.
Friday December 09 2016
Qatar Social Security Rate at 5.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Qatar stands at 5 percent.
Wednesday December 07 2016
Qatar Loan Growth at 10.60 percent  
The value of loans in Qatar increased 10.60 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday December 07 2016
Qatar Money Supply M2 at 489016.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M2 in Qatar decreased to 489016 QAR Million in October from 493349 QAR Million in September of 2016.
Wednesday December 07 2016
Qatar Money Supply M0 at 52673.10 QAR Million  
Money Supply M0 in Qatar decreased to 52673.10 QAR Million in October from 57015.40 QAR Million in September of 2016.
Wednesday December 07 2016
Qatar Money Supply M1 at 123940.00 QAR Million  
Money Supply M1 in Qatar decreased to 123940 QAR Million in October from 126241 QAR Million in September of 2016.
Monday December 05 2016
Qatar Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 0 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Qatar Imports at 11041.00 QAR Million  
Imports in Qatar rose 6.5 percent to 11 billion riyals mainly due to increase in electrical apparatus for line telephony/telegraphy; telephone sets (48.1 percent) and for parts of aircraft and helicopters (+92 percent) while motor cars and other passengers vehicles went down (-28.1 percent). Main import partners were the USA (22.9 percent of total imports); Germany (10.4 percent); China (10.1 percent); the UAE (8.7 percent) and Japan (6.8 percent).
Sunday December 04 2016
Qatar Balance of Trade at 7703.00 QAR Million  
Trade surplus in Qatar narrowed to 7.7 billion riyals in October of 2016, compared to an 11.7 billion riyals surplus a year earlier. Exports plunged by 14.9% percent to 18.7 billion riyals, mainly driven by lower sales of petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (-19.8 percent). Major exports destinations were Japan (21 percent of total sales); South Korea (16.3 percent); India (11 percent); China (8.5 percent) and the UAE (7 percent). In contrast, imports rose 6.5 percent to 11 billion riyals mainly due to increase in electrical apparatus for line telephony/telegraphy; telephone sets (48.1 percent) and for parts of aircraft and helicopters (+92 percent) while motor cars and other passengers vehicles went down (-28.1 percent). Main import partners were the USA (22.9 percent of total imports); Germany (10.4 percent); China (10.1 percent); the UAE (8.7 percent) and Japan (6.8 percent).
Sunday December 04 2016
Qatar Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Qatar stands at 10 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Qatar Exports at 18744.00 QAR Million  
Exports in Qatar plunged by 14.9% percent to 18.7 billion riyals, mainly driven by lower sales of petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (-19.8 percent). Major exports destinations were Japan (21 percent of total sales); South Korea (16.3 percent); India (11 percent); China (8.5 percent) and the UAE (7 percent).
Thursday December 01 2016
Qatar Food Inflation at -2.70 percent  
Cost of food in Qatar decreased 2.70 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday December 01 2016
Qatar Inflation Rate MoM at -0.40 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Qatar decreased 0.40 percent in October of 2016 over the previous month.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Qatar Building Permits at 589.00  
Building Permits in Qatar increased to 589 in October from 361 in September of 2016.
Tuesday November 29 2016
Qatar Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at 947.00 QAR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Qatar increased by 947 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Qatar Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 108.50 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Qatar decreased to 108.50 Index Points in October from 108.80 Index Points in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Qatar Cpi Transportation at 110.80 Index Points  
Cpi Transportation in Qatar decreased to 110.80 Index Points in October from 112 Index Points in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Gold Reserves at 12.41 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Qatar remained unchanged at 12.41 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016 from 12.41 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Terrorism Index at 0.23  
Terrorism Index in Qatar increased to 0.23 in 2015 from 0 in 2014.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Tourist Arrivals at 2826.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Qatar increased to 2826 Thousand in 2014 from 2611 Thousand in 2013.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Current Account at -9268.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a Current Account deficit of 9268 QAR Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Government Budget Value at 123455.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a government budget surplus of 123455 QAR Million in 2014.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Central Bank Balance Sheet at 195846.50 QAR Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Qatar increased to 195846.50 QAR Million in September from 195703.20 QAR Million in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Business Confidence at 20.40  
Business Confidence in Qatar decreased to 20.40 in the first quarter of 2016 from 20.80 in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar Banks Balance Sheet at 1185503.10 QAR Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Qatar increased to 1185503.10 QAR Million in September from 1160834.80 QAR Million in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Qatar | Credit Rating at 87.42  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Qatar stands at AA with stable 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.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Inflation Rate at 2.20 percent  
Consumer prices in Qatar increased 2.2 percent year-on-year in October of 2016, compared to a 2.6 percent rise in September. It is the lowest inflation rate since November last year, as prices rose at a slower pace for housing and utilities (+2.7 percent from +2.9 percent in September); recreation and culture (+6.6 percent from +10.3 percent) and transport (+4.6 percent from +5.1 percent) and fell for food and non-alcoholic beverages (-2.7 percent from -2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.4 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
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 November 21 2016
Qatar Interest Rate at 4.50 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Qatar was last recorded at 4.50 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Unemployment Rate at 0.20 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Qatar remained unchanged at 0.20 percent in 2015 from 0.20 percent in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Population at 2.34 Million  
The total population in Qatar was estimated at 2.3 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Private Sector Credit at 441075.00 QAR Million  
Private Sector Credit in Qatar increased 441075 percent in September of 2016 over the previous month.
Monday November 21 2016
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 November 21 2016
Qatar Crude Oil Production at 639.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Qatar increased to 639 BBL/D/1K in October from 610 BBL/D/1K in September of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Government Debt to GDP at 35.80 percent  
Qatar recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 35.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
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 November 21 2016
Qatar Government Spending at 150476.00 QAR Million  
Government Spending in Qatar decreased to 150476 QAR Million in 2014 from 163227 QAR Million in 2013.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 1188481.00 QAR Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Qatar decreased to 1188481 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2013 from 1297042 QAR Million in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Monday November 21 2016
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 November 21 2016
Deposit Interest Rate in Qatar at 1.60 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Qatar decreased to 1.35 in 2014 from 1.42 in 2013.
Monday November 21 2016
Ease of Doing Business in Qatar at 83.00  
Ease of Doing Business in Qatar deteriorated to 83 in 2016 from 74 in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Foreign Exchange Reserves at 131005.30 QAR Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Qatar decreased to 131005.30 QAR Million in September from 132892.10 QAR Million in August of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar GDP at 166.91 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar was worth 166.91 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Qatar represents 0.27 percent of the world economy.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar GDP Deflator at 196.30 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Qatar decreased to 196.30 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 198 Index Points in the third quarter of 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar GDP Growth Rate at 2.50 percent  
Qatar's economy expanded 2.5 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2016, after 2.2 percent contraction in the previous period.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.00 percent  
Qatar's economy expanded 2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016, compared to an upwardly revised 1.4 percent rise in the previous period. The growth was mainly led by construction (+15.7 percent); financial and insurance activities (+8.8 percent); wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (+4.3 percent); public administration; compulsory social security (+7.8 percent); real estate activities (+8.2 percent) and professional, scientific and technical activities (+7.9 percent). In contrast, mining and quarrying sector contracted 1.2 percent and manufacturing declined 4.4 percent. On a quarterly basis, the GDP advanced 2.5 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar GDP per capita at 75117.36 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 November 21 2016
Qatar Employed Persons at 1863637.00  
The number of employed persons in Qatar increased to 1863637 in the third quarter of 2015 from 1851179 in the second quarter of 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Current Account to GDP at 8.30 percent  
Qatar recorded a Current Account surplus of 8.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Qatar Consumer Spending at 113286.00 QAR Million  
Consumer Spending in Qatar increased to 113286 QAR Million in 2014 from 101779 QAR Million in 2013.
Monday November 21 2016
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 November 21 2016
Qatar Capital Flows at 9113.00 QAR Million  
Qatar recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 9113 QAR Million in the first quarter of 2016.
Thursday September 29 2016
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.
Tuesday September 20 2016
Qatar Consumer Confidence at 185.20  
Consumer Confidence in Qatar decreased to 185.20 in the first quarter of 2016 from 186.20 in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Thursday September 01 2016
Qatar Corruption Index at 71.00 Points  
Qatar scored 71 points out of 100 on the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Thursday September 01 2016
Qatar Corruption Rank at 22.00  
Qatar is the 22 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Sunday July 17 2016
Qatar GDP per capita PPP at 135321.69 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Qatar was last recorded at 135321.69 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 762 percent of the world's average.
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