A report conducted by the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) revealed that 95% of individuals use Internet in Qatar, pointing out that Qatar has a high penetration of Internet and social media usage among its people, which is rising year on year, versus only 85% in the country in 2013.

According to the study, Qatar has a unique social media pattern with about 93% using WhatsApp, 70% using Instagram and 64% using Snapchat. The use of Snapchat is perhaps the highest in Qatar in the Arab world, the report further reveals.

In order to strengthen its commitment towards enhancing cyber safety awareness’ programs and to expand its reach across all communities in Qatar, the Ministry has fostered strategic partnerships with other ministries and leading industry participants.

Source: Government of Qatar