TITLE

Projects drive population rise

AUTHOR(S)
DUDLEY, DOMINIC
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;9/20/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 38, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at demographic trends in Qatar, as of 2013. It says that the country's population is growing rapidly, citing numerous construction projects that are drawing foreign workers, who represent a large majority of the population. Other topics include trends in marriage age, fertility rate, life expectancy, and population densities in the capital city of Doha and elsewhere in the country.
ACCESSION #
90569093

 

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