e-Monthly Bulletin  ::: Issue No.73 ::: 03/10/2012

Releases in October, 2012

01/10/2012 - Press on the occasion of International Elderly Day
03/10/2012 - Environmental Survey for the Education Sector 2012 (Treated Data)
04/10/2012 - Monthly Industrial Production Index (08/2012)
07/10/2012 - Agriculture census 2010 - analytical report (1)
14/10/2012 - Monthly Consumer Price Index (09/2012)
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New Publications

Gaza Strip Governorates Statistical Yearbook, 2011
Hotel Activities in the Palestinian Territory (Second Quarter,2012)
Quality Report - Household Environmental Survey
Green House Gas Emissions 2010 (Methodological Report)
Environmental Survey for Education Sector, 2012 - Main Findings
Israeli Settlements in the Palestinian Territory Annual Statistical Report 2011

Latest Updates of Statistical Tables

Indices - Consumer Price Index
Indices - Construction Cost Index
Indices - Road Cost Index
Indices - Sewage Networks Cost Index
Indices - Water Networks Cost Index
Indices - Producer Price Index
Economic - Building Licenses
Economic - Foreign Trade

Press Releases

Elderly People in the Palestinian Territory represent 4.4% of the total population in mid 2012

The overall Producer Price Index (PPI) for the Palestinian Territory in August 2012 increased by 3.39% compared to July 2012.

Around 3.5 Million Visits to Tourist Sites in the Palestinian Territory in January - August 2012

Stocks of Palestinian assets invested abroad are about USD 5,233 million, while Stocks of foreign liabilities on the Palestinian economy are about USD 4,512 million

Construction Cost Index (CCI), Road Cost Index (RCI), Water Networks Cost Index (WNCI) and Sewage Networks Cost Index (SNCI) in the West Bank during August 2012

Exports increased in July, 2012 by 2.3 percent compared to June, 2012 and increased by 14.3 percent compared to July, 2011 and reached USD 61.6 Million

The incessant deficit of the Current Account amounted to USD 793.6 million with an increase of 4.0 percent compared to the 2nd quarter 2011.

increase of 7.7 percent in GDP in the Palestinian Territory during the 2nd quarter 2012 compared to the 2nd quarter 2011

The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the Palestinian Territory during August 2012 increased by 1.51% compared with July 2012

158,167 guests stayed in hotels in the Palestinian Territory, spending 373,071 nights

11.5% of educational establishments are regularly exposed to noise, 13.4% are regularly exposed to smells, 8.6% are regularly exposed to dust and 5.6% are regularly exposed to smoke

Illiteracy rates dropped in the Palestinian Territory from 13.9% in 1997 to 4.7% in 2011
The overall Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) in the Palestinian Territory in July 2012 increase of 1.46% compared to the previous month (June 2012).

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