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  • Prices continue to go up, but annual inflation rate slows to 2.1%

    Latest rate of annual inflation estimated to be 2.1% between fourth quarter of 2019 and fourth quarter of 2018 Compared to a year ago, the largest increase in prices has been in ‘Transport’ and ‘Alcohol and Tobacco’ categories Average prices of items in each category went up or stayed the same compared to a year […]

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  • Average wage from full-time employment falls to £8,410 in 2018/19

    Statistics Office releases new estimates of average gross incomes from employment for the 2018/19 financial year Estimated median annual before-tax income fell to £8,410 –  a fall of just under 5% compared to 2017/18, when inflation is taken into account The Statistics Office has today released new estimates of average gross incomes from employment for […]

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  • Statistics Update: Arrivals and Departures

    Data on Arrivals and Departures up to November 2019 have been released on December 16, 2019: Arrivals and Departures. IMPORTANT NOTE: Statistics on Arrivals and Departures to and from St Helena are now available separately from indicators on population and births and deaths. The data are available in the file “Arrivals and Departures”, and the […]

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  • Statistics Update: Population, Benefits, Exchange Rates and Climate

    Several statistical updates have been released on December 17, 2019 as follows: Population, up to November 2019 Benefits, up to November 2019 Exchange rates, up to November 2019 Climate, up to November 2019 Additional statistical series and indicators are available at  https://www.sainthelena.gov.sh/st-helena/statistics/, and published statistical reports, including Statistical Bulletins, can be found on the statistics […]

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  • Statistics Office requesting your feedback

    The Statistics Office is requesting your help and feedback to improve the quality of service they provide to publish statistics about St Helena that help people make better decisions. If you use statistics about St Helena, there is a short survey that you can take. The survey should take no more than ten minutes to […]

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  • Statistics Update: Population

    Data on Population up to October 2019 have been released on November 25, 2019: Population. IMPORTANT NOTE: Statistics on Population and births and deaths are now available separately from indicators on Arrivals and Departures to and from St Helena. The data are available in the file “Population”, and the statistics on arrivals and departures are […]

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  • Statistics Update: Benefits, Exchange Rates and Vehicles

    Several statistical updates have been released on November 21, 2019 as follows: Benefits, up to October 2019 Exchange rates, up to October 2019 Vehicles, up to Quarter 3 2019 Additional statistical series and indicators are available at https://www.sainthelena.gov.sh/st-helena/statistics/, and published statistical reports, including Statistical Bulletins, can be found on the statistics reports and publications page […]

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  • Statistics Update: Arrivals and Departures

    Data on Arrivals and Departures up to October 2019 have been released on November 19, 2019: Arrivals and Departures. IMPORTANT NOTE: Statistics on Arrivals and Departures to and from St Helena are now available separately from indicators on population and births and deaths. The data are available in the file ‘Arrivals and Departures‘, and the […]

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  • Statistical Bulletin on Minimum Income Standard Released

    The St Helena Government Statistics Office has today released a Statistical Bulletin containing details of the Minimum Income Standard (MIS), which forms the basis for the six-monthly review by Executive Council of the levels of Income Related Benefits and the Basic Island Pension. The Bulletin contains a table showing all previous values of the MIS […]

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  • Statistics Update: Benefits, Exchange Rates, Climate, Construction, Utilities and Ascension Population

    Several statistical updates have been released on October 24, 2019 as follows: Benefits, up to September 2019 Exchange Rates, up to September 2019 Climate, up to September 2019 Construction, up to Quarter 3 2019 Utilities, up to Quarter 3 2019 Ascension Population, up to Quarter 3 2019 Additional statistical series and indicators are available at […]

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