e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.100 ::: 04/01/2015

Press Releases

Preliminary estimates indicated a decrease in GDP in Palestine by 2.5% during 2014 compared with 2013; GDP per capita has decreased by more than 5% during 2014 compared with 2013.
The projected number of Palestinians in the world is 12.10 million, of whom 4.62 million are in State of Palestine, 1.46 million in Israel, 5.34 million in Arab countries and around 675 thousand in foreign countries.

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine with its base year (2011=100) reached 106.33 in November 2014, as it increased by 0.20% compared to October 2014.

Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank during November, 11/2014

Exports increased in October, 2014 by 1.1% compared to September, 2014.
Stocks of Palestinian assets invested abroad are about USD 5,936 million, of which 66.1% currency and deposits
An incessant deficit in the Current Account amounted to USD 246.3 million (8.1 % of the GDP at current prices for the 3rd quarter of 2014) with a decrease of 55.3% compared to the previous quarter. 
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during November 2014 slightly increase by 0.07% compared with October 2014
A total of 2,039 building licenses were issued in the third quarter of 2014.
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine reached 105.16 during October 2014 with a decrease of 9.16% compared to the previous month
2.7% of Individuals in Palestine Suffered from at Least One Disability in 2011, Around 1,134 individuals injured in the war on Gaza Strip in 2014 are expected to be left disabled.

New Publications

National Accounts at Current and Constant Prices, 2013
Palestinians at the End of 2014
Balance of Payments, Preliminary Results, 2013
Statistical Yearbook of Palestine 2014
Women and Men in Palestine:Issues and Statistics, 2014
Tourism Satellite Accounts, 2012 - Main Results
Building License Statistics Second and Third Quarter 2014
Household Culture Survey, 2014 - Main Findings

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