About Qatar

Qatar Fact Sheet


Location

The State of Qatar is a peninsula in the Middle East, bordering the Arabian Gulf and Saudi Arabia.

Area

Total: 11,437 sq km

Coastline

563 km

Population in June 2011

1.6 million Inhabitants.

Climate

Arid; mild winters; very hot, humid summers

Capital

Doha

Currency

Qatari riyal

International Code:

+974