Tuesday, 23rd May 2017

To go for the 2017 PHCB
Key Indicators
GDP per Capita (2015) US$ 2,719
GDP real Growth rate (2015)  6.49%
Population Poverty Rate (2012) 12.0%
General Literacy Rate (2012) 63.0%
Youth Literacy Rate (2012) 86.1%
Secondary School Completion Rate (2012) 74.2%
Household with TV Connection (2012) 55.3%
Population Access to Improved Sanitation (2012) 81.0%
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Bhutan:  
* Gives the estimated popuilation as of today based on the PHCB 2005 population and the population growth rate used for the Population projection report. May not necessarly be the same as the figures in the Population projection report due to the reference period of the two figures.   

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Second Population and Housing Census of Bhutan ( 30 May - 1 June, 2017)
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Consumer Price Index, March 2017
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