e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.104 ::: 05/05/2015

Press Releases

The participation rate in the labour force of persons aged 15 years and above in Palestine was 46% distributed as 72% for males and 19% for females.

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine with its base year (2011=100) reached 106.19 in March 2015, as it increased by 0.17% compared to February 2015.

Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank during March,03/2015

Exports increased in February, 2015 by 4.5% compared to January, 2015, Exports to Israel increased in February, 2015 by 5.3% compared to January, 2015

During 2014, 610,347 guests stayed in hotels in the West Bank: 32% were from European Union countries and 9% were Palestinian, 10% were from the United States and Canada.

Palestinian Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014, Main Findings  
The overall Wholesale Price Index (WPI) in Palestine in the First quarter 2015 decrease by 0.64% compared to the Fourth quarter 2014.
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during March 2015 increased by 0.60% compared with February 2015
61.5% of household members in Palestine use safe drinking water source in 2014, and this percentage is higher in the West Bank (96.8%) in comparison to Gaza Strip (10.4%).
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine during February 2015 with an increase of 18.59% compared to the previous month

New Publications

Labour Force Survey Annual Report 2014
Hotel Activities in the West Bank, 2014 - Annual Bulletin
Asymmetry Study on External Trade Statistics between Palestine and Switzerland - English only
Glossary of Statistical  Terms Used in PCBS, 2015
The Reality of Rights of Palestinian Child, 2014 - in Arabic only

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