A FIFA World Cup™ of Firsts
Let’s celebrate the stats!
Argentina’s Lionel Messi lifting the famous trophy for the first time, capped an amazing culmination of firsts for the region, bringing energy and excitement to the tournament of a lifetime.
The Power of Amazing
Size can be deceptive – and Qatar proved it! With a population of 2.985M (as of September 2022), and a land area of 11,571 square metres, Qatar is the smallest host country on record. Check out the numbers that really count. Mega!
Qatar really did get us moving when it came to transport– millions of fans on their very own journey of a lifetime. Ride on!
- From 20 November to 18 December, 17,444,586 rides were taken on the Doha Metro
- 5,587,706 rides were taken on Karwa buses