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Qatar: People & Society#

Population2,123,160 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate3.58% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 12.5% (male 134,477/female 130,640)
15-24 years: 13.4% (male 208,278/female 75,889)
25-54 years: 69.9% (male 1,228,151/female 256,099)
55-64 years: 0.9% (male 55,386/female 16,156)
65 years and over: 0.8% (male 11,226/female 6,858) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.02 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 2.75 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 4.8 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 3.37 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 1.5 male(s)/female
total population: 3.29 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate9.95 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate1.53 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsArab 40%, Indian 18%, Pakistani 18%, Iranian 10%, other 14%
Infant mortality ratetotal: 6.42 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 6.67 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 6.16 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesArabic (official), English commonly used as a second language
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 78.38 years
male: 76.4 years
female: 80.4 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 96.3%
male: 96.5%
female: 95.4% (2010 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Qatari(s)
adjective: Qatari
Net migration rate27.35 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsMuslim 77.5%, Christian 8.5%, other 14% (2004 est.)
Total fertility rate1.92 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateless than 0.1% (2012)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSfewer than 200 (2012)
HIV/AIDS - deathsfewer than 100 (2012)
Median agetotal: 32.6 years
male: 33.6 years
female: 28 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 14 years
male: 14 years
female: 14 years (2005)
Education expenditures2.5% of GDP (2008)
Urbanizationurban population: 98.8% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 3.01% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
0% of population (2011 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2011 est.)
Major urban areas - populationDOHA (capital) 427,000 (2009)
Maternal mortality rate7 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Health expenditures1.9% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density2.76 physicians/1,000 population (2006)
Hospital bed density1.2 beds/1,000 population (2009)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate33.2% (2008)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 1.3%
male: 0.4%
female: 8.9% (2011)
Contraceptive prevalence rate43.2% (1998)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 17.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 16 %
elderly dependency ratio: 1.2 %
potential support ratio: 83.9 (2013)