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3.7% the Average increase in Agricultural Producers’ Prices during September 2017

The Data issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the Average Agricultural Producers’ Price Index for Sep 2017 by 3.7% compared with Sep 2016. (The Price Index reached 103.7 in Sep 2017 compared with 100.0 in Sep 2016).The most significant crops that contributed to this increase were tomatoes 85.8%, colored sweet pepper 128.4%, cabbage 115.0%, peach 19.6%, green sweet pepper 77.0%, lemon 13.2%, okra 28.0%, pomegranate 17.2%, cherry  155.6% and cauliflower 13.5%.( the total of their relative [...]

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Industrial Production Quantities increase by 4.2% during September 2017

The monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the General Industrial Index Number of the Industrial Production Quantities to 98.7 during Sep. 2017 against 94.7 during Sep 2016 which lead to an increase by 4.2% as compared with the same period of 2016. This increase resulted from a growth in the quantities of the Manufacturing Industries by 3.8% with a relative importance of 86.0% (representing an increase of 3.8 percentage points) and quantities of quarrying [...]

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4.3% the average increase of Industrial producers’ prices for September 2017

The monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the General Industrial Price Index for Sept 2017 to reach 112.69 against 108.0 for the same month in 2016, thus increasing by 4.3% as compared with same month 2016. This mainly was a result of an increase in the manufacturing industries prices by 5.3% with a relative importance of 86.0%, this sector had contributed to the increase of the price index by 4.51 percentage points. Meanwhile, there [...]

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3.5% the Average Increase of the Inflation Rate for October 2017

The monthly report on inflation in Jordan issued by the Department of Statistics indicates that the Consumer Price Average (Inflation) reached 120.3 in October 2017 against 116.2 for October 2016 recorded an increase of 3.5%..The main commodities groups, which contributed to this increase, were “Transport” 11.9% representing 1.6 percentage points “Rents” 2.9% representing 0.4 percentage points, “Tobacco and cigarettes” 7.0% representing 0.3%, “Health” 12.0% representing 0.3%, “Culture and entertainment” 7.7% representing 0.2 percentage points. Meanwhile, the main commodities groups [...]

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Director General of the Department of Statistics (DoS) meets the Jordanian Pharmacists Association (JPhA) President

H.E. Director General of the Department of Statistics (DoS), Dr. Qassim Saeed Al-Zou’bi, met in his office the (JPhA) president Dr. Zeid Rowhi Al -Kilani. During the meeting, they discussed the possibilities of increasing cooperation between the (JPhA) and the (DoS) on issues of mutual interest. Dr. Zoubi also explained the efforts exerted by the (DoS) in implementing a large number of important censuses and surveys simultaneously such as; the Household Expenditure and Income Survey, the seventh Agricultural Census [...]

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Dr. Zu’bi visit the “Statistics” North Region Office

H.E. The Director General of the Department of Statistics, Dr. Qassim Saeed Al Zu’bi paid a visit to the Irbid Office within a series of field visits to inspect the work progress, related activities and achievements in accordance with the executive plan in addition to meeting the statistics staff directly in the office. During this field tour, Dr. Zu’bi inspected the work progress in the field studies in the Northern Region, especially the ongoing work in the agricultural census, the [...]

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18.0% Unemployment Rate during the second Quarter of 2017

       The Department of Statistics issued its quarterly report on the Unemployment Rate during the Second quarter of 2017 : The following are the main results of this survey: Unemployment: The results show that the Unemployment Rate has reached 18.0% during the second quarter of 2017; the Unemployment Rate for males has reached 13.4% while it was 33.9 % for females for the same quarter. The Unemployment Rate has decreased in this round by 0.2 percent points compared with the first quarter [...]

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18.0% Unemployment Rate during the second Quarter of 2017

The Department of Statistics issued its quarterly report on the Unemployment Rate during the Second quarter of 2017 : The following are the main results of this survey: Unemployment: The results show that the Unemployment Rate has reached 18.0% during the second quarter of 2017; the Unemployment Rate for males has reached 13.4% while it was 33.9 % for females for the same quarter. The Unemployment Rate has decreased in this round by 0.2 percent points compared with the first quarter of [...]

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2.9% the average an increase of Industrial producers’ prices for Aug 2017

The monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics indicates an increase in the General Industrial Price Index for Aug 2017 to 111.6 against 108.4 for the same month of 2016 by 2.9% compared with the same month of 2016 while it was (8.9) for the same month of 2016. This mainly was a result of an increase in the manufacturing industries prices by 3.4% with a relative importance of 86.0% representing 2.8 percentage points, and the quarrying industries by [...]

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