Industry and services

Industry and services statistics aim to provide information on recent developments in Pacific economies’ industry, construction, wholesale and retail trade, and services. They are important tools for the formulation, monitoring and evaluation of economic policy. In particular, they are used for the purpose of business cycle analysis.

The indicators in this domain aim to provide recent information on developments in the sectors on the consideration. They cover developments in ares such as turnover, production/volume, prices, wages and salaries, and number of people employed.

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News & Publications

Keeping us all fed – The Pacific Food System

June 13, 2022
The term ‘food systems’ refers to interconnected activities involved in the production, processing, distribution, and consumption of food. They are enormously complex and important. And while food systems are now globally influenced, their impacts are invariably local.

Population Dashboard for all Pacific Island Countries and Territories now available on Pacific Data Hub

June 7, 2022
The Pacific Data Hub has now made available a comprehensive population dashboard for all 22 Pacific Island Countries and Territories.

What do the statistics tell us about the impacts of Covid-19 on PICT economies – Q4 2021

May 16, 2022
Key economic indicators from the final quarter of 2021 indicate an uneven recovery for the economies of Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs) from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new paper from the Pacific Community.

What is Data Analysis?

March 7, 2022
Data analysis is the process of developing answers to questions or issues through the examination and interpretation of data.