Friday, 20th July 2018
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GDP per Capita (2016) US$ 2,879.07
GDP Growth rate (2016)  7.99%
Population Poverty Rate (2017) 8.2%
General Literacy Rate (2017) 71.4%
Youth Literacy Rate (2017) 93.1%
Household with Improved Sanitation Facilities (2017) 74.8%
Disability Prevalence Rate (2017) 2.1%
Population Access to Improved Water Sources (2017) 98.6%
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Year on year inflation in the month of May was 2.62%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for May 2018 on 30th June 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 130.80 in May 2017 to 134.23 in May 2018 recording an annual increase of 2.62%. The month-on-month CPI increased by 0.19% in.. » Read More
Jul 02, 2018    News    sonam   88 views   
Launch of 2017 Population and Housing Census of Bhutan Report
Hotel Taj Tashi, Thimphu 25th June 2018 His Excellency Dasho Tshering Tobgay, Prime Minister of Bhutan, launched the reports of 2017 Population and Housing Census of Bhutan (2017 PHCB).   The 2017 PHCB, which is the second in series, was conducted by.. » Read More
Jun 26, 2018    News    sonam   402 views   
Bhutan prepares its 3rd generation NSDS
http://paris21.org/news-center/news/bhutan-prepares-its-3rd-generation-nsd.. » Read More
Jun 16, 2018    News    sonam   114 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of April was 2.55%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for April 2018 on 30th May 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 130.65 in April 2017 to 133.98 in April 2018 recording an annual increase of 2.55%. The month-on-month CPI increased.. » Read More
May 30, 2018    News    sonam   162 views   
Producer Price Index First Quarter 2018
The year-on-year (YoY) inflation rate (as measured by PPI) for January, February and March as compared to the same months of the previous year is recorded at 6.31%, 7.04% and 5.03% respectively. On average this is a increase of 6.13% from the first quarter of.. » Read More
May 28, 2018    News    sonam   127 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of March was 3.23%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for March 2018 on 30th April 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 129.60 in March 2017 to 133.78 in March 2018 recording an annual increase of 3.23%. The month-on-month CPI increased by.. » Read More
Apr 29, 2018    News    sonam   331 views   
Workshop on the implementation of SEEA-Energy and Waste Account in Bhutan
The workshop on the implementation of the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) on Energy and waste account was held from 19-20 March 2018 by NSB in collaboration with ESCAP. The understanding of concepts and methods as per the SEEA in.. » Read More
Apr 05, 2018    News    sonam   328 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of February was 2.61%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for February 2018 on 27th March 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 130.19 in February 2017 to 133.59 in February 2018 recording an annual increase of 2.61%. The month-on-month CPI.. » Read More
Mar 27, 2018    News    sonam   338 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of January was 2.89%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for January 2018 on 27th February 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 129.44 in January 2017 to 133.29 in January 2018 recording an annual increase of 2.89%. The month-on-month CPI.. » Read More
Feb 27, 2018    News    sonam   444 views   
Producer Price Index Fourth Quarter 2017
The year-on-year (YoY) inflation rate (as measured by PPI) for October, November and December as compared to the same months of the previous year is recorded at 4.80%, 5.49% and 4.13% respectively. On average this is a increase of 5.14% from the fourth.. » Read More
Feb 20, 2018    News    sonam   390 views   
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