e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.124 ::: 05/01/2017

Press Releases

PCBS launched the Terminology and Indicators Statistical Database

The projected number of Palestinians in the world is 12.70 million, of whom 4.88 million are in State of Palestine, 1.53 million in Israel, 5.59 million in Arab countries and around 696 thousand in foreign countries.

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine with its base month (December 2015=100) reached 102.24 in November 2016, as it slightly increased by 0.05% compared to October 2016.
The primary results of the IIP (external assets – foreign liabilities) for Palestine at the end of third quarter 2016 revealed that the net IIP amounted to about USD 1,275 million
GDP per Capita for Palestine* at constant prices was  USD 442.9 during the 3rd quarter 2016, it showed an increase of 2.3% compared to the 3rd quarter 2015
It is expected to increase by 3.6% in 2017; the value of GDP per capita is also expected  to increase by 0.6%, and the value of gross consumption (private and public) is expected to increase by 3.3%.  The value of total investment is expected to increase by 8.0%.

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, 11/2016

Exports increased in October, 2016 by 4.6% compared to September, 2016. Imports decreased in October, 2016 by 3.8% compared to September, 2016.

Palestinian Balance of Payments Third Quarter 2016 Deficit in Current Account is USD 314.4 Million

The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during November 2016 slightly decreased by 0.09% compared with October 2016
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine reached 105.49 during October 2016 with an increase of 2.34% compared to the previous month
2.7% of Individuals in Palestine Suffered from at Least One Disability in 2011

New Publications

Palestinians at the End of 2016
Fifth National Report on Biodiversity 2015, Statistical Abstract - Arabic only
Statistical Yearbook of Palestine - 2016
Women and Men in Palestine: Issues and Statistics, 2016
National Accounts at Current and Constant Prices, 2015
Building License Statistics - Third Quarter, 2016
Balance of Payments, Preliminary Results, 2015

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