Facts

Population

Source: 0

1,696,563 (2010)

Area

11,627 km²

4,489 mi²

Density

145.9 people per km²

377.9 people per mi²

GDP

$173.85 billion (2011)

# of 150m+ buildings

36 Completed • 7 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

8 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (49%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (81%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

19

Tallest Country in

the World

#

2

Tallest Country in

Middle East

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Aspire Tower

300 m / 984 ft

2

Kempinski Residences and Suites

253.3 m / 831 ft

3

Al Mana Tower

247.4 m / 812 ft

4

Palm Tower 1

244.5 m / 802 ft

5

Palm Tower 2

244.5 m / 802 ft

6

World Trade Center Doha

241.1 m / 791 ft

7

Doha Tower

238.1 m / 781 ft

8

Hilton Double Tree Sinyar Tower

230 m / 755 ft

9

Al Faisal Tower

227 m / 745 ft

10

Al Asmakh Tower

227 m / 745 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Building Envelope Design for Major Structures

18 November 2015

Sustaining Our Structures

13 May 2015

Videos

18 November 2015

Regional Technical Seminar: Building Envelope Design for Major Structures

The CTBUH Qatar Chapter organized a successful technical seminar in the Crown Plaza Hotel in Doha, Qatar, entitled “Building Envelope Design for Major Structures.” The...

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Research

20 October 2018

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall

The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or...

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Global News

01 February 2021

New Details Revealed About Digital Collaboration Methods for Rising Tower Quartet in Doha

With the distinctive quartet of Lusail Towers now rising from the ground in Qatar ahead of the 2022 Football World Cup, architecture firm Foster +...

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