Country: Qatar

Number of People Groups

23

People Groups Unreached

14

Total Population

1,843,000

Unreached Population

1,594,000

% Christian Adherent

6.3%

% Evangelical

0.8 %

Largest Religion

Islam (87.5%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale *
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Akhdam, Arabized Blacks 175,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 2.0 % 0.2 %
 Americans, U.S. 9,200 English Christianity 87.0 % 28.0 %
 Arab, Egyptian 37,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 8.0 % 4.0 %
 Arab, Lebanese 192,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 3.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Najdi Bedouin 37,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
 Arab, Palestinian 247,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 2.0 % 0.1 %
 Arab, Qatar 337,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 0.5 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi 18,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Sudanese 37,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.2 % 0.8 %
 Arab, Syrian 173,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 2.0 % 0.1 %
 Armenian 5,500 Armenian Christianity 94.0 % 8.0 %
 Baloch, Southern 37,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 18,000 English Christianity 57.0 % 8.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Islam 2.0 % 0.0 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 83,000 Tagalog Christianity 70.0 % 6.0 %
 French 5,600 French Christianity 76.0 % 1.0 %
 German 3,700 German, Standard Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
 Malayali 52,000 Malayalam Hinduism 6.0 % 2.0 %
 Persian 184,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sinhalese 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.0 % 1.2 %
 Tamil 18,000 Tamil Hinduism 5.0 % 3.0 %
 Turk 3,400 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Urdu 117,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  23 1,826,000 14     6.3 % 0.8 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.9 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.8 %)
6.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
2.9 %
Islam
87.5 %
Non-Religious
0.7 %
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
12.1 %
Roman Catholic
58.5 %
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 Group who lives 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 population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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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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