974 is the country code for Qatar.
Doha is the capital city of Qatar.
How to Call Qatar from Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
To call a telephone number in Qatar from Dubai (United Arab Emirates):
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Qatar - 974.
- Dial the subscriber number.
Landline – City/Area Codes in Qatar
Qatar has no city or area codes.
Qatari telephone numbers have 8 digits.
Landline numbers begin with 4.
To call a landline in Qatar from the UAE (or any other country), dial the international call prefix (00/+), the country code for Qatar (974), then the subscriber number e.g. 00-974-4XXXXXXX or +974-4XXXXXXX.
Mobile Telephone Numbers in Qatar
Mobile phone numbers in Qatar begin with 3, 5, 6, or 7.
To call a mobile phone number in Qatar from overseas, dial the international exit call prefix (00/+), the Qatar country code (974), and then the subscriber number e.g. 00-974-XXXXXXXX or +974-XXXXXXXX.
When calling Qatar from the United Arab Emirates, please note there is a time difference between Qatar and the UAE.
The current time in the UAE is . The date is .
The time in Qatar is now . The date is .
The time difference between UAE and Qatar is 1 hour.
The official currency of Qatar is the Qatari rial (QAR).
Current exchange rates between the UAE dirham and the Qatari rial (QAR to AED, AED to QAR) are:
- 1 Qatari rial (QAR) = 1.01 AED
- 1 UAE dirham (AED) = 0.99 QAR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Qatar is a small country in Western Asia. Its only land border is with Saudi Arabia. The Gulf of Bahrain, separates Qatar from the island nation of Bahrain.
The capital city is Doha. It lies on the eastern coast.
Qatar has large reserves of oil and natural gas. These resources have brought its citizens a high standard of living.
Qataris form a small proportion of the population. Most residents are immigrant workers from countries such as Pakistan, India, and Iran.
The official religion is Islam.
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Qatar in recent years is:
- 2018 - 2,781,677
- 2017 - 2,724,724
- 2016 - 2,654,374
- 2015 - 2,565,710
- 2014 - 2,459,198
- 2013 - 2,336,574
- 2012 - 2,196,074
- 2011 - 2,035,871
- 2010 - 1,856,327
- 2009 - 1,654,950
- 2008 - 1,436,665
- 2007 - 1,218,434
- 2006 - 1,022,711
- 2005 - 865,416
- 2004 - 753,334
- 2003 - 681,788
- 2002 - 640,868
- 2001 - 615,012
- 2000 - 592,468
- 1999 - 570,489
- 1998 - 551,562
Map of Qatar
The location of Qatar can be seen on the map below.