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      Overall economy: (12,6) billion R.O was the total value of non-petroleum activities of the GDP (current Price) in 2013       Foreign Trade: The total oil and gas exports witnessed a growth of 3.4% during the period January-November 2013, compared with the same period in 2012       Agriculture and food production: 10.1% was the total increase of public expenditure by the end of January 2014, compared with the same period in 2013       Population: Number of deaths decreased by 12.1% in 2013, compared with 2012       Job market and employees: 183 thousand is the total number of Omanis working in the private sector (insured and active) by the end of January 2014       Prices and market: 1.2% Inflation in January 2014       Services and facilities: The gross production of electricity rose by 7.9% in 2013 compared with 2012       Traffic indicators: Road accidents registered in January 2014 decreased by 23.5% compared with the same period in 2013       Housing and Properties: Total property traded value in the Sultanate rose by 29.8% in 2013 compared with the same period in 2012       Tourism: Number of guests in hotels rose by 20.3% in January 2014 compared with the same period in 2013       Communication: The total number of fixed lines was 354,193 by the end of January 2014      
Indians top the list of expatriates

Recent statistics published by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) has reveals the number of expatriate workers in Oman has increased marginally in March compared with February 2014.
(24/04/2014) Read More

Population of Oman Passes 4 Million Mark

The population of the Sultanate exceeded the 4 million mark on the 1st of April 2014, this according to recent population statistics revealed by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
(23/04/2014) Read More

Foreign Investment Survey Underway

With the objective of updating foreign investment data in the Sultanate, and in order to provide decision makers with accurate data on the levels of foreign investment in the Sultanate, the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) is conducting “The Annual Foreign Investment survey for the financial year ending 2013”. The Foreign Investment survey aims to identify the role of foreign investment in current and future economic development, together with the distribution of foreign investment in Oman according to various economic sectors.
(16/04/2014) Read More

Student Numbers in Government Schools Dip, While Private School Enrollments Grow

General education statistical data revealed a decline in the number of students enrolled in government schools during the school years 2011/2012 and 2012/2013, while the number of students in private schools increased during the same period
(15/04/2014) Read More







Social & Economic Indicators Apps for Smart phones
National Center for Statistics & Information is pleased to announce the launch of the smart phone app regarding the Social & Economic Indicators. To facilitate and diversify statistical information which builds & expands the database accessibility for decision-makers, researchers and scholars.

     
Foreign Investment Survey:
Investment , in general , is an important variable in determining the economic status of any country in the short- term and a growth mover in the long term . Foreign investment has become the first growth mechanism in the global economy today . In this context , the Center , in coordination with the Central Bank , conducts foreign investment survey which includes all enterprises of foreign direct investment , and all enterprises of portfolio listed at Muscat Securities Market and all enterprises of other investment which include the 100% Omani establishments that have abroad transactions in form of loans , investments or other.
Hotel Survey:
Hotels survey is performed on an annual , quarterly and monthly basis . The survey, which is performed by the National Center for Statistics & Information in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism , aims to provide important data for preparation of the national accounts of hotels? activity and the accounts of the tourism . Through the survey many and varied data are collected regarding the size of revenue , expenditure , employment , salaries and wages ; in addition to data on visitors, numbers and occupancy rate . The annual and quarterly surveys include all hotels, while the monthly survey covers Five- and Four-Stars hotels .
PPI Survey:
PPI survey is performed on quarterly basis. The survey, which is performed by the National Center for Statistics & Information aims to prepare the inflation of index for the prices of goods produced. It is also used to prepare statistics of GDP at constant prices. The prices are collected for goods which entering local market and export commodities from 157 different establishments covering the following three main sectors: Mining (C), Manufacturing (D), Electricity and Water (E).








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