e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.118 ::: 03/07/2016

Latest Updates of Statistical Tables

Indices - Consumer Price Index
Indices - Construction Cost Index
Indices - Road Cost Index
Indices - Water Networks Cost Index
Indices - Sewage Networks Cost Index
Indices - Producer Price Index
Indices - Industrial Production Index
Indices - Wholesale Price Index
Economic - Foreign Trade
International Investment Position & External Debt
Annually Balance of Payments

Releases in July, 2016

03/07/2016 - Press Release: Industrial Production Index, 5/2016
11/07/2016 - Statistical Report: on the Occasion of International Population Day
14/07/2016 - Press Release: Consumer Price Index, 6/2016
20/07/2016 - Press Release: Wholesale Price Index, 2nd Quarter 2016
24/07/2016 - Statistical Report: Transportation and Communication, 2015
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Press Releases

GDP per Capita for Palestine at constant prices was  USD 444.3 during the 1st quarter 2016, it showed an increase of 4.9% compared to the 1st quarter 2015

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine with its base month (December 2015=100) reached 101.94 in May 2016, as it increased by 3.18% compared to April 2016.

In 2015, around 99 thousand males aged 20-29 years obtained an intermediate diploma or bachelor’s degree, On the other side, there were around 125 thousand female graduates aged 20-29 years with a bachelor’s degree or an intermediate diploma

Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank* during May, 05/2016

Exports increased in April, 2016 by 3.8% compared to March, 2016, Imports slightly increased in April, 2016 by 0.3% compared to March, 2016.
An incessant deficit in the Current Account which totaled USD 277.8 million marking a decrease of 38.2% compared to the previous quarter.
The primary results of the IIP (external assets – foreign liabilities) for Palestine at the end of First quarter 2016 revealed that the net IIP amounted to about USD 906 million
The number of registered Palestinian refugees on the first of January 2015 amounted up to  about 5.6 million and these figures represented the minimum number of Palestinian refugees.
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during May 2016 decreased by 0.49% compared with April 2016
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine during April 2016 decrease of 0.12% compared to the previous month
There are about 51,000 living species (flora and fauna) in historical Palestine, constituting approximately 3% of global biodiversity.

New Publications

Jerusalem Statistical Yearbook, 2016
Emissions to Air, 2014
Transport Survey, Outside Establishments Sector 2015 - Main Results
Economic and Social Monitor - 44
Building License Statistics - First Quarter, 2016

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