e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.105 ::: 01/06/2015

Press Releases

The total number of building licenses issued in the first quarter of 2015 decreased by 8.1% compared with the fourth quarter of 2014

The overall Producer Price1 Index (PPI) for  Palestine in April 2015 decreased by 1.10% compared to March 2015.

During the first quarter 2015, 99,689 guests stayed in hotels in the West Bank: 35% were from European Union countries and 10% were Palestinians.
Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank during April, 04/2015
Exports increased in March, 2015 by 15.0% compared to February, 2015.
The number of persons participating in the labour force in Palestine was about 1,276,000 in the 1st quarter 2015
The total number of Internet companies operating and registered in the Ministry of Telecommunications for the year  2015 were 56 companies
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during April 2015 increased by 0.88% compared with March 2015
The estimated of Palestinian population in the world totaled 12.1 million by the end of 2014.
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine reached 94.86 during March 2015 with a decrease of 18.38% compared to the previous month

New Publications

Building License Statistics First Quarter 2015
Prices and Price Indices Annual Bulletin, 2014
Performance of the Palestinian Economy, 2014
West Bank Northern Governorates Statistical Yearbook, 2014

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