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1. Geography
2. Political situation
3. Economy
a. Figures
4. Health
5. Education
a. Universities
6. Demographics
7. Religions
a. Freedom
8. Peoples
9. Languages
10. History
11. Cities and Towns

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Index / Religions / Freedom
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Religious freedom

The constitution of Qatar secures religious freedom, as long as it is within "standards of public order and morality". Religious groups must register to obtain official permission to run, and it is a requirement that there are at least 1,500 members. Qatar allows the building of churches, the first designated church was built 2008.
Conversion from Islam is illegal in Qatar.

By Tore Kjeilen