Tuesday, 16th July 2019
Key Indicators
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%
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 September was 4.91%
The National Statistics Bureau released the September Consumer Price Index (CPI) and inflation numbers on October 25th 2017. The annual inflation has decreased from 5.34% for the 12 months ending in August, 2017 to 4.91% for the 12 months ending in September,.. » Read More
Oct 25, 2017    News    sonam   727 views   
World Statistics Day
Every year, 20th October is observed as the World Statistics Day. In Bhutan, the NSB has chosen “Better Statistics, Better Decisions” as the theme for this.. » Read More
Oct 20, 2017    News    sonam   795 views   
January 2018 Promotion Notification
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Oct 06, 2017    News    sonam   813 views   
First Environmental Accounts Report released on 29th September 2017
 Press Release The National Statistics Bureau (NSB) announces the release of its first publication, the Annual Environmental Accounts 2017. The publication is a compilation of environment related information in key economic sectors in Bhutan. The.. » Read More
Oct 03, 2017    News    sonam   2472 views   
In 2016 GDP growth was 7.99%
                                                       PRESS RELEASE     Bhutanese Economy Grew.. » Read More
Sep 30, 2017    News    sonam   1160 views   
Year on year inflation in the month of August was 5.34%
The National Statistics Bureau released the August Consumer Price Index (CPI) and inflation numbers on September 25th 2017. The annual inflation has increased from 5.28% for the 12 months ending in July, 2017 to 5.34% for the 12 months ending in August,.. » Read More
Sep 25, 2017    News    sonam   813 views   
Understanding the situation of elderly citizens in Bhutan
This is the Socio-Economic Analysis and Research Division’s (SEARD) last issue of monograph. Titled ‘Understanding the Situation of Elderly People in Bhutan’, this monograph contains nine chapters. Using mixed method, NSB’s research.. » Read More
Sep 13, 2017    News    sonam   1069 views   
Producer Price Index Second Quarter 2017
The year-on-year (YoY) inflation rate (as measured by PPI) for April, May and June as compared to the same months of the previous year is recorded at 4.79%, 5.15% and 5.29% respectively. On average this is a increase of 5.08% from the second quarter of the.. » Read More
Sep 11, 2017    News    sonam   549 views   
Consumer Price Index, July 2017
The National Statistics Bureau released the July Consumer Price Index (CPI) and inflation numbers on August 29th 2017. The annual inflation has increased from 4.94% for the 12 months ending in June, 2017 to 5.28% for the 12 months ending in July, 2017... » Read More
Aug 29, 2017    News    sonam   649 views   
Producer Price Index First Quarter 2017
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 2.38%, 3.78% and 4.10% respectively. On average this is a increase of 3.42% from the first quarter of.. » Read More
Aug 02, 2017    News    sonam   2003 views   
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