Country: Qatar

Number of People Groups

24

People Groups Unreached

14 (58.3%)

Total Population

2,181,000

Unreached Population

1,903,000 (87.3%)

% Professing Christian

6.3%

% Evangelical

0.86 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

97 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Akhdam, Arabized Blacks 209,000 1,786,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
 Americans, U.S. 11,000 188,897,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 28.00 %
 Arab, Egyptian 44,000 58,499,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 8.00 % 4.00 %
 Arab, Lebanese 229,000 11,260,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.50 %
 Arab, Najdi Bedouin 44,000 15,814,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Palestinian 295,000 11,737,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Qatar 402,000 2,578,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi 21,000 10,066,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arab, Sudanese 44,000 19,063,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.20 % 0.80 %
 Arab, Syrian 207,000 15,493,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.10 %
 Armenian 6,600 6,323,000 Armenian Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 %
 Baloch, Southern 44,000 1,658,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 British 21,000 51,662,000 English Christianity 57.00 % 8.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Islam 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 99,000 35,942,000 Tagalog Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
 French 6,700 49,469,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 %
 German 4,400 64,478,000 German, Standard Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 800 854,535,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Malayali 62,000 1,249,000 Malayalam Hinduism 6.00 % 2.00 %
 Persian 220,000 40,090,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sinhalese 44,000 11,080,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 1.20 %
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 22,000 7,260,000 Tamil Hinduism 5.00 % 3.00 %
 Turk 4,100 59,170,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Urdu 140,000 1,751,000 Urdu Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  24 2,181,000       14   6.29 % 0.86 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 110,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 2,291,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.9 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.9 %)
6.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
2.9 %
Islam
87.5 %
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

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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

Qatar Statistics
People Groups 24
Unreached People Groups 14  (58.3%)
Population 2,181,000
Population in Unreached 1,903,000  (87.3%)
Urbanization 99%
Continent Asia
Region Middle East and North Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code QA
Official National Language Arabic, Standard
Literacy Rate 97%
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Professing Christian 6.3%
Percent Evangelical 0.9%
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking 21 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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