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Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar

GDP of Qatar, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 GDP of Qatar in current prices increased by 167.7 billion US dollars (in 312.2 times) to 168.3 billion US dollars; change occurred by 10.5 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 2.1 million, as well as by 157.2 billion US dollars by increasing of GDP per capita by 70 345.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of GDP of Qatar was 3.7 billion US dollars or 13.6%. The average annual growth of GDP of Qatar in constant prices was 6.7%. Share in the world increased by 0.21%. Share in Asia rose by 0.53%. Minimal GDP was in 1970 (0.54 billion US dollars). Maximal GDP was in 2014 (211.8 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 GDP per capita in Qatar rose by 70 345.0 US dollars (in 15.3 times) to 75 274.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of GDP per capita in current prices was 1 563.2 US dollars or 6.2%.

GDP of Qatar, 1970

GDP of Qatar in 1970 was 0.54 billion US dollars, ranked 107th in the world and was on par with GDP of Bahamas (0.57 bln. US dollars), GDP of Yemen (0.55 bln. US dollars), GDP of Iceland (0.53 bln. US dollars), GDP of Paraguay (0.53 bln. US dollars). Share of Qatar in the world GDP was 0.016%.

GDP per capita in Qatar in 1970 was equal to 4 929.0 US dollars, ranked 4th in the world and was on par with GDP per capita in the United States (5 136.0 US dollars), GDP per capita in Bermuda (5 079.0 US dollars), GDP per capita in Liechtenstein (4 733.9 US dollars), GDP per capita in Sweden (4 666.0 US dollars). GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in the World (924.0 US dollars) by 4 005.0 US dollars.

Comparison of GDP in Qatar and the neighbors in 1970. GDP of Qatar was greater than GDP of Bahrain (0.4 billion US dollars), but was less than GDP of Saudi Arabia (5.4 billion US dollars). GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in Bahrain (1 980.0 US dollars), GDP per capita in Saudi Arabia (921.0 US dollars).

Comparison of GDP in Qatar and leaders in 1970. GDP of Qatar was less than GDP of the United States (1 075.9 billion US dollars) in 1 996.3 times, GDP of Germany (215.0 billion US dollars) in 399.0 times, GDP of Japan (211.5 billion US dollars) in 392.5 times, GDP of the United Kingdom (130.7 billion US dollars) in 242.5 times, GDP of China (89.6 billion US dollars) in 166.3 times. GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in Germany (2 744.0 US dollars) by 79.6%, GDP per capita in the United Kingdom (2 350.0 US dollars) in 2.1 times, GDP per capita in Japan (2 040.0 US dollars) in 2.4 times, GDP per capita in China (111.0 US dollars) in 44.4 times, but was less than GDP per capita in the United States (5 136.0 US dollars) by 4.2%.

Potential GDP of Qatar in 1970. With GDP per capita at the level of the United States (5 136.0 US dollars), GDP of Qatar would be 0.56 billion US dollars, it is by 4.2% more than the actual level.

GDP of Qatar, 2015

GDP of Qatar in 2015 was 168.3 billion US dollars, ranked 54th in the world and was on par with GDP of Romania (178.0 bln. US dollars), GDP of New Zealand (173.4 bln. US dollars), GDP of Algeria (164.8 bln. US dollars), GDP of Iraq (164.2 bln. US dollars). Share of Qatar in the world GDP was 0.23%.

GDP per capita in Qatar in 2015 was worth 75 274.0 US dollars, ranked 7th in the world and was on par with GDP per capita in Macao (78 586.0 US dollars), GDP per capita in Norway (74 186.0 US dollars). GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in the World (10 098.0 US dollars) by 65 176.0 US dollars.

Comparison of GDP in Qatar and the neighbors in 2015. GDP of Qatar was greater than GDP of Bahrain (31.1 billion US dollars), but was less than GDP of Saudi Arabia (653.2 billion US dollars). GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in Bahrain (22 600.0 US dollars), GDP per capita in Saudi Arabia (20 711.0 US dollars).

Comparison of GDP in Qatar and leaders in 2015. GDP of Qatar was less than GDP of the United States (18 036.6 billion US dollars) in 107.2 times, GDP of China (11 158.5 billion US dollars) in 66.3 times, GDP of Japan (4 383.1 billion US dollars) in 26.0 times, GDP of Germany (3 363.6 billion US dollars) in 20.0 times, GDP of the United Kingdom (2 858.0 billion US dollars) in 17.0 times. GDP per capita in Qatar was greater than GDP per capita in the United States (56 054.0 US dollars) by 34.3%, GDP per capita in the United Kingdom (44 162.0 US dollars) by 70.4%, GDP per capita in Germany (41 686.0 US dollars) by 80.6%, GDP per capita in Japan (34 629.0 US dollars) in 2.2 times, GDP per capita in China (8 109.0 US dollars) in 9.3 times.

Size of GDP in Qatar

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Qatar, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.547.87.417.8125.1168.3
constant prices19700.540.931.12.17.09.8
20057.913.615.830.1101.9142.9
Picture. Qatar: GDP

GDP in Qatar and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Saudi Arabia5.4164.5117.5189.5526.8653.2
Qatar0.547.87.417.8125.1168.3
Bahrain0.423.84.99.125.731.1

GDP in Qatar and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States1 075.92 862.55 979.610 284.814 964.418 036.6
China89.6305.3398.61 214.96 066.411 158.5
Japan211.51 099.73 140.04 887.55 700.14 383.1
Germany215.0946.71 764.91 950.03 417.13 363.6
United Kingdom130.7565.01 093.21 635.42 429.72 858.0
Qatar0.547.87.417.8125.1168.3

Growth of GDP in Qatar

Picture. Qatar: GDP, growth Picture. Qatar: GDP, growth

GDP per capita in Qatar

Picture. Qatar: GDP per capita Picture. Qatar: GDP per capita

GDP per capita in Qatar and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Qatar4 929.035 035.015 448.029 926.070 870.075 274.0
Bahrain1 980.010 459.09 899.013 591.020 386.022 600.0
Saudi Arabia921.016 599.07 180.08 859.018 754.020 711.0

GDP per capita in Qatar and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Qatar4 929.035 035.015 448.029 926.070 870.075 274.0
United States5 136.012 468.023 649.036 355.048 291.056 054.0
United Kingdom2 350.010 049.019 142.027 781.038 741.044 162.0
Germany2 744.012 113.022 353.023 810.042 483.041 686.0
Japan2 040.09 487.025 685.038 878.044 770.034 629.0
China111.0312.0345.0957.04 524.08 109.0

Structure of GDP in Qatar

Structure of GDP by expenditures, %
Yearconsumption expenditurecapital formationnet export
totalhousehold expendituregovernment expendituretotalfixed capital formation
197041.921.420.523.122.734.9
198035.315.719.617.016.647.6
199060.727.832.918.017.021.3
200034.915.219.720.219.545.0
201030.216.214.031.331.338.6
201539.420.119.338.138.120.6
Picture. Qatar: structure of GDP by expenditures, 2015, %