Country: Qatar

Number of People Groups

24

People Groups Unreached

14 (58.3%)

Total Population

1,819,000

Unreached Population

1,587,000 (87.3%)

% Professing Christian

6.3%

% Evangelical

0.83 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Akhdam, Arabized Blacks 174,000 1,688,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
 Americans, U.S. 9,200 186,662,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 28.00 %
 Arab, Egyptian 37,000 55,022,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 8.00 % 4.00 %
 Arab, Lebanese 191,000 10,560,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.50 %
 Arab, Najdi Bedouin 37,000 15,774,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Palestinian 246,000 11,769,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Qatar 336,000 2,510,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.00 %
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi 18,000 9,613,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arab, Sudanese 37,000 18,929,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.20 % 0.80 %
 Arab, Syrian 172,000 19,411,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.10 %
 Armenian 5,500 6,198,000 Armenian Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 %
 Baloch, Southern 37,000 1,659,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 British 18,000 49,948,000 English Christianity 57.00 % 8.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language Unknown Islam 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 83,000 36,205,000 Tagalog Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
 French 5,600 49,054,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 %
 German 3,700 64,598,000 German, Standard Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 600 859,378,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Malayali 51,000 1,743,000 Malayalam Hinduism 6.00 % 2.00 %
 Persian 184,000 36,852,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sinhalese 37,000 11,739,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 1.20 %
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 18,000 7,476,000 Tamil Hinduism 5.00 % 3.00 %
 Turk 3,400 57,158,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Urdu 117,000 1,682,000 Urdu Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  24 1,819,000       14   6.34 % 0.83 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 16,000                
  UN Country Population (2015) 1,835,000                

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.9 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.8 %)
6.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
2.9 %
Islam
87.4 %
Non-Religious
0.8 %
Other / Small Religions
0.6 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
5.9 %
Independent
7.1 %
Orthodox
11.8 %
Other Christian
4.8 %
Protestant
12.0 %
Roman Catholic
58.4 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Qatar. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Qatar
  • Christian ministry in Qatar
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches



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