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GDP per Capita (2017) US$ 3438.16
GDP Growth rate (2017) 4.63 %
Population Poverty Rate (2017) 8.2%
General Literacy Rate (2017) 71.4%
Youth Literacy Rate (2017) 93.1%
Labour Force Participation Rate (2018) 62.6%
Unemployment Rate (2018) 3.4%
Youth (15-24 yrs) Unemployment Rate (2018) 15.7%
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Producer Price Index Fourth Quarter 2018
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 3.93%, 3.47% and 3.10% respectively. On average this is an increase of 3.50% from the fourth.. » Read More
Mar 04, 2019    News    sonam   573 views   
Signing of MoU for Conducting Waste Inventory
The MoU is signed between NSB and WWF, Bhutan on 18th February 2019 to conduct National Waste Inventory. With rapid economic development and urbanisation of the country, the waste is becoming serious issues and if left unattended can pose increasing health.. » Read More
Feb 19, 2019    News    sonam   509 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of December was 3.13%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of December 2018 on 31st January 2019. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 133.05 in December 2017 to 137.22 in December 2018 recording an annual increase of 3.13%. The.. » Read More
Jan 31, 2019    News    sonam   650 views   
Population Projection 2017-47 (National Report)
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Jan 14, 2019    News    sonam   640 views   
Population Projection 2017-47 (Dzongkhag Report)
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Jan 14, 2019    News    sonam   458 views   
PRESS RELEASE Launch of Population Projections Report
  PRESS RELEASE Launch of Population Projections Report Hotel Taj Tashi, Thimphu 11 January 2019 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ The H.E Lyonchen Dr. Lotay Tshering, the.. » Read More
Jan 14, 2019    News    sonam   464 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of November was 3.09%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of November 2018 on 31st December 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 132.59 in November 2017 to 136.69 in November 2018 recording an annual increase of 3.09%. The.. » Read More
Dec 31, 2018    News    sonam   409 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of October was 2.95%
The National Statistics Bureau released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of October 2018 on 28th November 2018. Year-on-Year CPI increased from 132.25 in October 2017 to 136.16 in October 2018 recording an annual increase of 2.95%. The.. » Read More
Nov 28, 2018    News    sonam   526 views   
Producer Price Index Third Quarter 2018
The year-on-year (YoY) inflation rate (as measured by PPI) for July, August and September as compared to the same months of the previous year is recorded at 4.93%, 5.81% and 3.87% respectively. On average this is an increase of 4.87% from the third quarter of.. » Read More
Nov 28, 2018    News    sonam   362 views   
NSB RELEASES 2017 GDP
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) recorded a growth of 4.63 percent in 2017. In current price, the size of the economy increased to Nu.   164,627.92 million, which is an increase of Nu. 15,476.14 million as compared to 2016. The poor.. » Read More
Nov 09, 2018    News    sonam   473 views   
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