Home » Kids Encyclopedia » World Atlas » Qatar: World Encyclopedia for Students and Children
Qatar – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Qatar: World Encyclopedia for Students and Children

System of government: Emirate
Capital: Doha (Dauha)
Location: On the Qatar Peninsula which projects into the Persian Gulf from the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar has borders with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
Area: 11,000 sq km
National composition: Mostly Arabs, with immigrants from other Arab countries
Religion: Islam
Official language: Arabic
Currency: Qatar riyal = 100 dirhams
Chief rivers: No permanent rivers
Climate: Hot and arid

Qatar is a flat, arid desert country whose only asset is its rich oil fields. Some revenue also comes from finishing and pearl diving.

Check Also

Janmashtami Facebook Covers

Janmashtami Facebook Covers For Students

Janmashtami Facebook Covers For Students: This festival is celebrated all over India in the Hindu …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *