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Qatar Population and Housing Census 2010


General Info
Qatar (QAT)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2010 - 12/2010
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The 2010 census surveyed all individuals, both nationals and foreigners, within the regional boundaries of the country on April 20, 2010. Excluded from the census are all births after the enumeration date and deaths before it. The census surveyed buildings, businesses, institutions, labor camps, and transients found at airports, hotels, and border crossings.

Comprehensive tabulations detail the numbers of live births, educational attainment, occupation statistics, housing conditions, and the use of computers. Health questions are limited to questions about difficulties related to seeing, communicating, walking, cognitive skills, and self care. Tables on demographic and health data are broken down by nationality, sex, and age group.