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Population inching back to year's highest levels

Population inching back to year's highest levels

The month of May showed a population of 2,700,539, the highest of the year so far. It was the only time that Qatar's population exceeded 2.7mn in the country's history.

Vessel arrivals at Hamad Port surge 47% in August

Vessel arrivals at Hamad Port surge 47% in August

The 44th edition of Qatar: Monthly Statistics - Statistics of August 2017 is a monthly publication that contains the main indicators and updates pertaining to Qatar in a specific month.

Qatar food price inflation eases in August: MDPS

Qatar food price inflation eases in August: MDPS

Food price inflation eased in Qatar during August, government data showed, suggesting the country was successful in reducing the impact of the unjustifiable blockade imposed by some Arab states.

More than 3,800 new vehicles registered in July: ministry

More than 3,800 new vehicles registered in July: ministry

Some 3,839 new vehicles were registered in Qatar last month, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics said while noting this was 14.1% lower than in the previous month.

Population topped 2.5mn in June, says ministry

Population topped 2.5mn in June, says ministry

Qatar's population reached more than 2.5mn at the end of June, attaining an increase of 2.8% as compared to the end of June 2016, according to data released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

Visitor arrivals to Qatar increase 1.5% to 1.464mn

Visitor arrivals to Qatar increase 1.5% to 1.464mn

Some 1.464mn people visited Qatar from the beginning of the year until June, marking a 1.5% increase over the 2016 figure of 1.442mn visitors, according to data released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics.

Qatar's population touches 2.7mn, new figures show

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) on Thursday.

Nearly one-fourth of Qatar population is women

Nearly one-fourth of Qatar population is women

Women comprised nearly one-fourth of Qatar population, or about 657,497, at the end of April, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

15 people died in road traffic accidents in April: MDPS

15 people died in road traffic accidents in April: MDPS

As many as 15 lives were lost in road traffic accidents across Qatar in April, according to figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics (MDPS) on Tuesday.

Qatar population reaches all-time high

Qatar population reaches all-time high

The Qatar population has shot up to all-time high level of 2,675,000, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics (MDPS).

Qatar registers QR9.9bn trade surplus in March

Qatar registers QR9.9bn trade surplus in March

Qatar has registered a trade surplus of QR9.9bn in March, which represents a year-on-year growth of nearly 71%, data released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics show.

Qatar population reaches all-time high at 2.67mn

Qatar population reaches all-time high at 2.67mn

Qatar's population has reached an all-time high of 2,673,000 on February 28, climbing 3.8% compared to the previous month, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).