Qatar

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Absolute monarchy
Capital
Currency Used
Contained by
Area
11,437 km² (4416 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
17538461033.0 (2001, US$)
17759889598.0 (2000, US$)
12393131511.0 (1999, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
101,000 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Internet TLD
qa
Languages spoken
National anthem
As Salam al Amiri
Currency Formerly Used
Calling Code
974
ISO Short Name
QATAR
FIPS Code
QA
Administrative Divisions
 

System of nobility

Ranks
Titles
1878
 

Dated location

Date founded
1971-09-03
 

Countries

Continent
 

Exhibition sponsor

Exhibitions sponsored
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Qatari
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
OPEC (1961)
Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
qa
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Consultative Assembly of Qatar
Governing officials
Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani (Emir of Qatar, 1972-02-22, 1995-06-27, Emir)
Ahmad ibn `Ali al-Thani (Emir of Qatar, 1960-10-24, 1972-02-22, Emir)
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
UTC+3
People born here
Geolocation
51.5333333333 × 25.3
Adjectival form
Qatari
Contains
Events
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
3.328 (2001)
7.133 (2002)
3.49 (2003)
Internet users as percentage of population
37 (2007)
67.5 (2008)
0 (1990)
Life expectancy
59.757 (1960)
60.422 (1961)
61.079 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
4.716 (2002)
4.002 (2003)
2.926 (2004)
Fertility rate
6.971 (1960)
6.973 (1961)
6.977 (1962)
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Qatar (1971-07-09)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
QAT
Olympics participated in
Athletes
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