Public and private entities in Qatar may request the preparation of surveys and strategies from the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA), besides other specific services it offers.
In addition to the statistical data provided for data users, PSA provides a range of services, namely:
Training: PSA targets a specific category of society; i.e. school and university students. Upon the request of their institution, students are trained for certain hours to be agreed upon.
Preparation of surveys, questionnaires and opinion polls: PSA works to provide technical support and to contribute to public and private agencies in the implementation of statistical surveys. PSA also provides the opportunity for those who desire to conduct a survey on a particular issue by taking over the preparation and follow-up works in coordination with the requesting entity.
Preparation of government agencies strategies and monitoring and following-up implementation: PSA provides support to other ministries and government agencies in the preparation of strategies and plans that are consistent with national development objectives and in the implementation of the national development strategy. After which, PSA reviews, monitors and evaluate progress at the national level in the implementation of the objectives of the National Development Strategy.
The entity requesting such services should send an email to ICU@MDPS.gov.qa.