Main Facts About Qatar

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Currency
The Qatari riyal is the currency of the State of Qatar. It is divided into 100 dirhams and is abbreviated QR.
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Language
Arabic is the official language in Qatar, with a majority of the population using Arabic as a mother tongue. The Arabic spoken in Qatar is of two distinct and mutually intelligible dialects: standard Arabic and native Gulf Arabic.English is the second most used language in Qatar after Arabic.
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Weather
In Qatar, the summers are long, sweltering, muggy, arid, and partly cloudy and the winters are comfortable, dry, windy, and mostly clear. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 14°C to 41°C and is rarely below 10°C or above 44°C.
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Power Plugs
For Qatar the associated plug type is G, which is the plug that has three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern. Qatar operates on a 240V supply voltage and 50Hz.
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Population
The current population of Qatar is 2,970,187 as of Wednesday, May 4, 2022, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data.
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Fun Fact
The Olympic Cycling Track in Doha holds a Guinness World Record for being the longest continuous cycle path in the world, which is 33 kilometres long. Created by Ashghal, the public works authority in Qatar, the track was completed in 2020. It runs through 18 underpasses to ensure uninterrupted movement.