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Friday May 26 2017
Palestine Producer Prices at 98.08 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Palestine decreased to 98.08 Index Points in March from 98.85 Index Points in February of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Palestine Imports at 427.40 USD Million  
Imports to Palestine went up by 5.8 percent year-on-year to USD 427.4 million in March of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Palestine Exports at 86.70 USD Million  
Exports from Palestine rose 12.5 percent from a year earlier to USD 86.7 million in March of 2017.
Friday May 26 2017
Palestine Balance of Trade at -340.70 USD Million  
Palestine's trade deficit increased to USD 340.7 million in March of 2017 from USD 326.7 million in the same month a year earlier, preliminary result showed. Year-on-year, sales rose 12.5 percent to USD 86.7 million while purchases went up by 5.8 percent to USD 427.4 million. In February 2017, trade deficit stood at USD 334 million.
Friday May 26 2017
Palestine Consumer Price Index Cpi at 111.98 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Palestine decreased to 111.98 Index Points in April from 112.55 Index Points in March of 2017.
Wednesday May 24 2017
Palestine | Credit Rating at 15.00  
Sunday May 21 2017
Palestine Food Inflation at 1.23 percent  
Cost of food in Palestine increased 1.23 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday May 21 2017
Palestine Cpi Transportation at 101.29 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Palestine decreased to 101.29 Index Points in April of 2017 from 101.97 Index Points in March of 2017.
Saturday May 20 2017
Palestine Inflation Rate at 0.86 percent  
Consumer prices in Palestine rose 0.86 percent from a year earlier in April of 2017, slowing from a 1.65 percent rise in March but marking the third straight month of increase. Considering the first four months of 2017, consumer prices went up 0.72 percent compared with the same period of the previous year. On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.5 percent in April, after gaining 1.08 percent in a month earlier. Downward prices pressure came from food (-1.22 percent), clothing (-0.37 percent), housing (-0.38 percent); furniture, household goods (-0.02 percent), transport (-0.66 percent) and restaurants and cafes (-1.80 percent). In contrast, prices rose for: alcoholic beverages and tobacco (1.08 percent), health (0.15 percent), communications (0.23 percent), recreation & culture (0.18 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (0.04 percent).
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Government Spending at 585.70 USD million  
Government Spending in Palestine increased to 585.70 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 526.60 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 468.00 USD million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Palestine increased to 468 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 413.10 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Foreign Direct Investment at 2588.00 USD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Palestine increased by 2588 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Construction Spending at 1721.80 USD million  
Construction Spending in Palestine decreased to 1721.80 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1815.80 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Building Permits at 2592.00  
Building Permits in Palestine increased to 2592 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2406 in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Changes In Inventories at -25.00 USD million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Palestine decreased by 25 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Construction Spending at 1721.80 USD million  
Construction Spending in Palestine decreased to 1721.80 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1815.80 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Labor Force Participation Rate at 45.80 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Palestine increased to 45.80 percent in the first quarter of 2017 from 45.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Unemployed Persons at 369800.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Palestine increased to 369800 in the first quarter of 2017 from 346000 in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Sunday May 14 2017
Palestine Unemployment Rate at 27.00 percent  
The unemployment rate in Palestine increased to 27.0 percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared to 26.6 percent a year ago. The number of employed persons went down by 7.2 thousand to 857,300 while the number unemployed persons rose by 17 thousand to 369,800. Meantime, the labor force participation rate was steady at 45.8 percent.
Wednesday May 10 2017
Palestine Industrial Production at 9.50 percent  
Industrial production in Palestine increased by 9.5 percent in March of 2017 from a year earlier, after showing no growth in the previous month. On a monthly basis industrial output rose 8.1 percent, following a 6.1 percent fall in February, driven by an increase in output of mining and quarrying (14.5 percent), followed by water supply, manufacturing (10.5 percent), and sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (8.9 percent). In contrast, output fell for electricity, gas, steam, and air conditioning supply (-9.9 percent).
Wednesday May 03 2017
Palestine Producer Prices Change at -1.80 percent  
Producer prices in Palestine decreased 1.8 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, compared to a 0.4 percent drop in the previous month. It was the third straight month decline. On a monthly basis, producer prices declined 0.8 percent, compared to a 0.2 percent fall in February. Cost fell for agriculture, forestry and fishing goods (-4.8 percent vs 0.7 percent). Cost rebounded for: electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (3.5 percent vs -2.1 percent) and water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (2.6 percent vs -3.8 percent). Meanwhile, prices of mining and quarrying rose 0.2 percent, after showing no growth in the prior month. Producer inflation was flat for manufacturing (from -0.1 percent).
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine GDP at 8.00 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Palestine was worth 8.03 billion US dollars in 2016. The GDP value of Palestine represents 0.01 percent of the world economy.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp Constant Prices at 1997.30 USD million  
Gdp Constant Prices in Palestine decreased to 1997.30 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2023.10 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Construction at 166.60 USD million  
Gdp From Construction in Palestine increased to 166.60 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 142.8000 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Manufacturing at 226.80 USD million  
Gdp From Manufacturing in Palestine increased to 226.80 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 223.70 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Mining at 7.10 USD million  
Gdp From Mining in Palestine decreased to 7.10 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 7.30 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Public Administration at 261.60 USD million  
Gdp From Public Administration in Palestine increased to 261.60 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 260.10 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Services at 402.20 USD million  
Gdp From Services in Palestine decreased to 402.20 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 423.10 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine Gdp From Utilities at 29.00 USD million  
Gdp From Utilities in Palestine decreased to 29.00 USD million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 31.60 USD million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine GDP Annual Growth Rate at 1.30 percent  
The Palestine economy grew by 1.3 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to a 5.2 percent expansion in the preceding quarter, preliminary estimates showed. It was the weakest growth since the March quarter 2015. On a quarterly basis, the GDP contracted 1.3 percent compared to a 0.4 percent contraction in the previous quarter. For full year 2016 economy expanded 4.1 percent year-on-year, compared to a 3.4 percent expansion in 2015.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Palestine GDP per capita at 1997.30 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Palestine was last recorded at 1997.30 US dollars in 2016. The GDP per Capita in Palestine is equivalent to 14 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Current Account at -365.10 USD Million  
Palestine's current account deficit narrowed to 365.1 USD million in the December quarter of 2016 from a 539.9 USD million gap in the same quarter a year earlier, preliminary result showed. Goods account posted a deficit of 1,126.6 USD million, following a 1,091.6 USD million deficit in Q4 2015. The surplus in income account decreased to 408.6 USD million (from 430.2 USD million). Meanwhile, services account registered a deficit of 232.5 USD million, widening from a 227.4 USD million gap in the fourth quarter of the prior year. For full year 2016, current account recorded a deficit of 1,348.8 USD million compared to a 2,065.7 USD million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Current Account to GDP at -13.50 percent  
Palestine recorded a Current Account deficit of 13.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Full Time Employment at 970100.00  
Full Time Employment in Palestine increased to 970100 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 804000 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Terrorism Index at 5.66  
Terrorism Index in Palestine increased to 5.66 in 2015 from 5 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Tourist Arrivals at 556.00 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Palestine increased to 556 Thousand in 2014 from 545 Thousand in 2013.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Population at 4.81 Million  
The total population in Palestine was estimated at 4.8 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine GDP per capita PPP at 2465.10 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Palestine was last recorded at 2465.10 US dollars in 2005, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Palestine, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 14 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Government Budget at 0.70 percent of GDP  
Palestine recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 0.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Government Debt to GDP at 20.00 percent  
Palestine recorded a government debt equivalent to 20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Corruption Index at 26.00 Points  
Palestine scored 26 points out of 100 on the 2005 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Corruption Rank at 107.00  
Palestine is the 107 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2005 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Palestine Youth Unemployment Rate at 41.60 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Palestine decreased to 42.60 percent in the second quarter of 2016 from 43 percent in the first quarter of 2016.
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