Merchandise imports increased by 1.3 percent to CI$192.9 million in the first quarter of 2013.
The country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant prices rose by an estimated 1.6 percent in 2012 following a 0.9 percent growth in 2011.
The 2013 round of annual surveys that measure economic activity in the Cayman Islands officially ends on May 10th, 2013.
The total value of goods imported by Cayman residents in 2012 was recorded at CI$758.5 million
The Cayman Islands’ National Statistical Coordination Committee (NSCC) was launched on Thursday, April 18th, 2013
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the quarter ending March 2013 increased by 1.4 percent compared to the quarter ending March 2012.
Total employment in the Cayman Islands in 2012 was estimated at 36,401, higher by 3.2 percent compared to 2011.
The 2013 round of annual surveys that measure economic activity in the Cayman Islands begins on Monday, 25 March 2013.
The United Nations has proclaimed 2013 as the International Year of Statistics.
The average inflation rate in 2012 was recorded at 1.2 percent.
The Cabinet in its meeting on February 26th, 2013 noted the terms of reference of a National Statistical Coordination Committee (Statistical Committee).
The Cayman Islands’ economy was estimated to have grown by 0.8 percent in thefirst nine months of the 2012.
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the quarter ending September 2012 increased by 0.05 percent compared to the quarter ending September 2011.
CARICOM SECRETARY-GENERAL'S MESSAGE
Statistics Day Spotlight Video
The Economics and Statistics Office (ESO) will lead observance of CARICOM-designated Caribbean Statistics Day in the Cayman Islands
The Economics & Statistics Office (ESO) will be conducting the annual Labour Force Survey starting Sunday October 7, 2012.
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the quarter ending June 2012 increased by 0.9 percent compared to the quarter ending June 2011.
The first six months of 2012 as compared to the similar period a year ago, revealed that merchandise imports increased by 1.2 percent to reach $369.9 million.