e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.84 ::: 05/09/2013

Press Releases

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine in July 2013, as it decreased by 1.17% compared to June 2013
A total of 2,501 building licenses were issued in the second quarter of 2013
The Price Indices for Construction Cost, Road Cost, Water Networks Cost, Sewage Networks Cost in the West Bank in July, 07/2013
Exports decreased in June, 2013 by 1.0% compared to May, 2013 and increased by 18.1% compared to June, 2012 and reached USD 71.1 Million
USD 3,616.4 million the total of gross expenses, USD 3,312.8 million the total of revenues, approximately 29.1% of which are grants and aids
In Palestine, 35% of households (at least one Household member) participated in a domestic trip during 2012: 20% in the West Bank compared to 62% in the Gaza Strip
Youth represents 29.9% of the total population: 38.8% of them are adolescents and 61.2% are youth.
The number of persons participating in the labour force in Palestine was about 1.133 million in the 2nd quarter 2013:about 746 thousand in the West Bank and about 387 thousand in Gaza Strip
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during July 2013 increased by 0.25% compared with June 2013
There are 144 settlements in the West Bank. The majority are located in Jerusalem governorate: 26 settlements, of which 16 have been annexed by Israel
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine during June 2013 decrease of 5.32% compared to the previous month ( May 2013)

New Publications

Construction Statistics : Building Licenses Second Quarter 2013
Disabled Individual Census, Gaza Strip, 2012 - Main Findings
Domestic and Outbound Tourism Survey, 2012 - Main Results
Economic and Social Conditions Survey,2012 - Main Findings
Israeli Settlements in Palestine Annual Statistical Report 2012
Transportation and Communication Statistics in Palestine: Annual Report 2012

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