e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.140 ::: 06/05/2018



The Cabinet Commends the Efforts Made by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) in Implementing the Population, Housing and Establishments Census 2017 in State of Palestine as well as the First Ever Census of the Palestinian Refugees in the Palestinian Refugee Camps and Gatherings in Lebanon  - 25-04-2018


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

Latest Updates of Statistical Tables

Palestinian Labour Force Survey - Annual Report: 2017
Population and Housing Census in Palestinian Camps and Gatherings in Lebanon 2017

Press Releases

Unemployment in Palestine was 27.7% in 2017;  in the West Bank was 17.9%, while it was 43.9% in Gaza Strip.  The unemployment rate was for females 47.8% in 2017 and the rate was for men 22.5% in 2017.
The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for  Palestine in March 2018, as it decreased by 1.44% compared to February 2018.
Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank* during March, 03/2018
Exports increased in February, 2018 by 15.6% compared to January, 2018, Imports decreased in February, 2018 by 6.6% compared to January, 2018.
The overall WPI in Palestine with its base year (2007 = 100) reached 122.52 in the First quarter 2018
The monthly average of per capita expenditure in Palestine was 169.5 JDs (220.1 JDs in the West Bank, and 91.2 JDs in Gaza Strip).
The overall CPI for Palestine during March 2018 decreased by 0.12% compared with February 2018
The number of children under the age of 18 is 2,115,370 children in the State of Palestine according to the final results of Population, Housing and Establishments Census 2017, of  which 1,083,720 males and 1,031,650 females. The percentage of children in Palestine is 45.3% of the population
The overall IPI in Palestine reached 100.34 during February 2018 with a decrease of 1.03% compared to the previous month

Releases in May , 2018

03/05/2018 - Press Release: Industrial Production Index, 3/2018
03/05/2018 - Main Findings of Living Standards in Palestine (Expenditure, Consumption and Poverty), 2017
08/05/2018 - Press Release: Labour Force Survey, 1st Quarter 2018
14/05/2018 - Press Release: Consumer Price Index, 4/2018
15/05/2018 - Press Release: on the Occasion of Nakba
More Details...  

E-Mail: diwan@pcbs.gov.ps       

Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics - Ramallah ,Ein Munjed Quarter, Tokyo St.

web Site : www.pcbs.gov.ps

Toll Free. :1800300300 Tel: 00 970/972  2982700   -    Fax: 00 970/972 2982710