Population rises to 2.26 million

Over 53,000 people, mostly newly-recruited workers, entered Qatar last month, taking the population to over 2.26 million.

The population stood at 2,269,672 by November-end, with three-fourths (1.69 million) comprising men, official figures released yesterday suggest.

Population returns to 2.6mn mark again

Qatar population has once again returned to exceed the 2.6mn mark after more than three months, according to latest figures made available by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics.

Number of visitors to Qatar up; population reaches over 2.5m

It seems that the number of visitors to Qatar is once again on the rise -- with a 1.5 percent increase in numbers throughout the first half of 2017 as compared to last year. Want to know more? Give us a click! 

Population falls in June

Qatar’s population for the month of June stood at 2,546,000. The statement showed there was a fall of 5.7% as compared to the previous month.

Qatar's population touches 2.7mn, new figures show

Qatar's population has touched 2.7mn mark for the first time, according to information provided by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

Marginal rise in August population

Qatar's population went up marginally in August compared to July as more expatriates have started returning from their vacation.

Nearly 100,000 Qataris ‘economically active’

Foreigners make up approximately 90% of the Qatar population, according to a report in a Qatar based publication based on the figures of the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

Qatar’s population declines 6% in July

Qatar’s population saw a decline of 6 percent month-on-month in July. The country’s population was over 2.3 million by July-end, declining by 6 percent month-on-month from June 2016.

Nepalese population reaches about 400,000 in Qatar; Migration app to guide them soon

A mobile app that provides crucial information on migration processes and services will soon be available to Nepalese working in Qatar and other countries.

Qatar population at all-time high

The country's population has shot up to all-time high of 2,559,000, according to the latest figures released by the Ministry of Statistics and Development Statistics.