Qatar Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Qatar population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Qatar in 2022 is 2,979,915, a 1.69% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Qatar in 2021 was 2,930,528, a 1.72% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Qatar in 2020 was 2,881,053, a 1.73% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Qatar in 2019 was 2,832,067, a 1.81% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population
United States 334,805,269
Japan 125,584,838
Germany 83,883,596
United Kingdom 68,497,907
France 65,584,518
Italy 60,262,770
South Korea 51,329,899
Spain 46,719,142
Argentina 46,010,234
Canada 38,388,419
Poland 37,739,785
Saudi Arabia 35,844,909
Australia 26,068,792
Taiwan 23,888,595
Chile 19,250,195
Netherlands 17,211,447
Belgium 11,668,278
Greece 10,316,637
Sweden 10,218,971
Portugal 10,140,570
UAE 10,081,785
Hungary 9,606,259
Austria 9,066,710
Israel 8,922,892
Switzerland 8,773,637
Hong Kong 7,604,299
Singapore 5,943,546
Denmark 5,834,950
Finland 5,554,960
Norway 5,511,370
Oman 5,323,993
Ireland 5,020,199
New Zealand 4,898,203
Panama 4,446,964
Kuwait 4,380,326
Croatia 4,059,286
Uruguay 3,496,016
Qatar 2,979,915
Puerto Rico 2,829,812
Lithuania 2,661,708
Slovenia 2,078,034
Latvia 1,848,837
Bahrain 1,783,983
Trinidad and Tobago 1,406,585
Estonia 1,321,910
Cyprus 1,223,387
Macao 667,490
Luxembourg 642,371
Malta 444,033
Bahamas 400,516
Iceland 345,393
New Caledonia 290,915
Barbados 288,023
French Polynesia 284,164
Channel Islands 176,463
Guam 171,519
Curacao 165,529
Aruba 107,609
Antigua and Barbuda 99,509
Seychelles 99,426
Isle of Man 85,732
Andorra 77,463
Cayman Islands 67,277
Bermuda 61,939
Northern Mariana Islands 58,269
Greenland 56,973
Faroe Islands 49,233
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,966
Monaco 39,783
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,741
Liechtenstein 38,387
San Marino 34,085
Gibraltar 33,704
British Virgin Islands 30,596
Palau 18,233
Qatar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 2,979,915 1.69%
2021 2,930,528 1.72%
2020 2,881,053 1.73%
2019 2,832,067 1.81%
2018 2,781,682 2.09%
2017 2,724,728 2.65%
2016 2,654,374 3.46%
2015 2,565,710 4.33%
2014 2,459,198 5.25%
2013 2,336,574 6.40%
2012 2,196,073 7.87%
2011 2,035,871 9.67%
2010 1,856,327 12.17%
2009 1,654,950 15.19%
2008 1,436,665 17.91%
2007 1,218,434 19.14%
2006 1,022,711 18.18%
2005 865,416 14.88%
2004 753,334 10.49%
2003 681,788 6.39%
2002 640,868 4.20%
2001 615,012 3.81%
2000 592,468 3.85%
1999 570,489 3.43%
1998 551,562 3.03%
1997 535,321 2.45%
1996 522,531 1.77%
1995 513,442 1.26%
1994 507,041 1.11%
1993 501,479 1.23%
1992 495,395 1.65%
1991 487,353 2.33%
1990 476,278 3.16%
1989 461,690 4.08%
1988 443,605 5.08%
1987 422,148 6.14%
1986 397,740 7.24%
1985 370,890 8.68%
1984 341,272 10.33%
1983 309,306 11.57%
1982 277,226 11.79%
1981 247,988 10.89%
1980 223,632 9.00%
1979 205,171 6.89%
1978 191,951 5.28%
1977 182,318 4.95%
1976 173,721 5.72%
1975 164,320 6.96%
1974 153,621 8.04%
1973 142,186 8.95%
1972 130,500 9.28%
1971 119,414 9.04%
1970 109,514 8.56%
1969 100,883 8.23%
1968 93,211 8.01%
1967 86,302 8.09%
1966 79,846 8.44%
1965 73,633 8.98%
1964 67,566 9.48%
1963 61,716 9.69%
1962 56,262 9.41%
1961 51,421 8.52%
1960 47,384 7.38%
1959 44,126 6.21%
1958 41,546 5.32%
1957 39,449 4.86%
1956 37,622 4.90%
1955 35,866 5.35%
1954 34,044 6.18%
1953 32,063 7.32%
1952 29,876 8.64%
1951 27,499 9.98%
1950 25,003 0.00%