Population of Qatar

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Qatar is 2,974,351 as of May 20, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Qatar is projected at 2,930,528 or 2.931 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Qatar is projected at 2,881,053 or 2.881 million people for the year 2020. Qatar ranks number 139th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Qatar is ranked 44th among 51 countries in Asia.

Qatar's population will be increased year by year. The Qatar population is projected to reach 3.32 million in 2030 and increase to 3.85 million in 2050 and 4.16 thousands by 2100. Qatar accounts for 0.037 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.002% in 1960 and is projected to increase by 0.038% by 2100.

Qatar was at 204th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline to 136th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Qatar population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20202,881,05348,9861.730.037
20212,930,52849,4751.720.037
20222,979,91549,3871.690.037
20233,028,93949,0241.650.038
20243,076,46547,5261.570.038
20253,121,70545,2401.470.038
20263,165,09643,3911.390.038
20273,207,41842,3221.340.038
20283,248,61241,1941.280.039
20293,288,48439,8721.230.039
20303,326,89038,4061.170.039
20313,363,93037,0401.110.039
20323,399,69835,7681.060.039
20333,434,01334,3151.010.039
20343,466,63432,6210.950.039
20353,497,39730,7630.890.039
20363,526,24728,8500.820.039
20373,553,35727,1100.770.039
20383,579,12125,7640.730.039
20393,604,08624,9650.700.039
20403,628,68524,5990.680.039
20413,653,05124,3660.670.039
20423,677,13224,0810.660.039
20433,700,86123,7290.650.039
20443,724,10023,2390.630.040
20453,746,73522,6350.610.040
20463,768,77222,0370.590.040
20473,790,26921,4970.570.040
20483,811,18420,9150.550.040
20493,831,48920,3050.530.040
20503,851,13119,6420.510.040
20513,870,10018,9690.490.040
20523,888,39018,2900.470.040
20533,905,97117,5810.450.040
20543,922,79416,8230.430.040
20553,938,84016,0460.410.040
20563,954,09615,2560.390.040
20573,968,56514,4690.370.040
20583,982,25313,6880.340.040
20593,995,15212,8990.320.039
20604,007,28212,1300.300.039
20614,018,65111,3690.280.039
20624,029,27510,6240.260.039
20634,039,1789,9030.250.039
20644,048,4159,2370.230.039
20654,057,0168,6010.210.039
20664,065,0087,9920.200.039
20674,072,4057,3970.180.039
20684,079,2556,8500.170.039
20694,085,6116,3560.160.039
20704,091,5055,8940.140.039
20714,096,9505,4450.130.039
20724,101,9875,0370.120.039
20734,106,6274,6400.110.039
20744,110,8924,2650.100.039
20754,114,8033,9110.100.039
20764,118,3813,5780.090.039
20774,121,6473,2660.080.039
20784,124,5962,9490.070.039
20794,127,2172,6210.060.039
20804,129,5032,2860.060.039
20814,131,4741,9710.050.039
20824,133,1621,6880.040.039
20834,134,6131,4510.040.039
20844,135,8421,2290.030.039
20854,136,9291,0870.030.038
20864,137,9009710.020.038
20874,138,7628620.020.038
20884,139,5928300.020.038
20894,140,4318390.020.038
20904,141,3369050.020.038
20914,142,3491,0130.020.038
20924,143,5091,1600.030.038
20934,144,8411,3320.030.038
20944,146,3871,5460.040.038
20954,148,1941,8070.040.038
20964,150,2862,0920.050.038
20974,152,6962,4100.060.038
20984,155,4852,7890.070.038
20994,158,7113,2260.080.038
21004,162,4073,6960.090.038

Qatar population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
195025,003--0.001
195127,4992,4969.980.001
195229,8762,3778.640.001
195332,0632,1877.320.001
195434,0441,9816.180.001
195535,8661,8225.350.001
195637,6221,7564.900.001
195739,4491,8274.860.001
195841,5462,0975.320.001
195944,1262,5806.210.001
196047,3843,2587.380.002
196151,4214,0378.520.002
196256,2624,8419.410.002
196361,7165,4549.690.002
196467,5665,8509.480.002
196573,6336,0678.980.002
196679,8466,2138.440.002
196786,3026,4568.090.002
196893,2116,9098.010.003
1969100,8837,6728.230.003
1970109,5148,6318.560.003
1971119,4149,9009.040.003
1972130,50011,0869.280.003
1973142,18611,6868.950.004
1974153,62111,4358.040.004
1975164,32010,6996.960.004
1976173,7219,4015.720.004
1977182,3188,5974.950.004
1978191,9519,6335.280.004
1979205,17113,2206.890.005
1980223,63218,4619.000.005
1981247,98824,35610.890.005
1982277,22629,23811.790.006
1983309,30632,08011.570.007
1984341,27231,96610.330.007
1985370,89029,6188.680.008
1986397,74026,8507.240.008
1987422,14824,4086.140.008
1988443,60521,4575.080.009
1989461,69018,0854.080.009
1990476,27814,5883.160.009
1991487,35311,0752.330.009
1992495,3958,0421.650.009
1993501,4796,0841.230.009
1994507,0415,5621.110.009
1995513,4426,4011.260.009
1996522,5319,0891.770.009
1997535,32112,7902.450.009
1998551,56216,2413.030.009
1999570,48918,9273.430.009
2000592,46821,9793.850.010
2001615,01222,5443.810.010
2002640,86825,8564.200.010
2003681,78840,9206.390.011
2004753,33471,54610.490.012
2005865,416112,08214.880.013
20061,022,711157,29518.180.015
20071,218,434195,72319.140.018
20081,436,665218,23117.910.021
20091,654,950218,28515.190.024
20101,856,327201,37712.170.027
20112,035,871179,5449.670.029
20122,196,073160,2027.870.031
20132,336,574140,5016.400.032
20142,459,198122,6245.250.034
20152,565,710106,5124.330.035
20162,654,37488,6643.460.036
20172,724,72870,3542.650.036
20182,781,68256,9542.090.036
20192,832,06750,3851.810.037