About Us

His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani has issued an Emiri Decree no (70) for the year 2018 regarding the establishment of Ministry of Development Planing and Statistics and assigning His Excellency Dr. Saleh Bin Mohammed Al-Nabit as Ministry of Development Planing and Statistics President.

Roles and Functions

Ministry of Development Planing and Statistics is competent of the development of the overall vision for the state, in cooperation with the concerned authorities; preparation of national development strategies; follow-up of their implementation, in coordination with the concerned authorities; preparation of studies and population policies related to such strategies; supporting the planning process in government agencies; working on linking development priorities to the state budget; monitoring the progress of implementation of plans. It is also mandated to establish an integrated statistical system; conduct, organize and supervise formal statistical operations; implement various censuses and surveys; and disseminate statistical data and products.

President of Ministry of Development Planing and Statistics

Dr. Saleh bin Mohammed Al-Nabit, Presidsent of Ministry of Development Planing and Statistics
We believe that Qatar is now at a pivotal moment in it's history, as it must move beyond the Oil and Gas industry to ensure that it's economy is diversified and sustainable, guaranteeing a more prosperous tomorrow for it's citizens