“Household Expenditure Survey 2012/2013 – Observations on Prevalence of Online Purchases” highlights findings on households’ online purchases from the latest Household Expenditure Survey.
"Using Input–Output Tables in Simulation“ introduces the application of the Singapore Input - Output tables for simulation in economic impact studies.
Mar 2015 issue of Statistics Singapore Newsletter has been released.
Import, Export, Singapore Manufactured Products and Domestic Supply Price Indices rose 4.5%, 2.7%, 2.4% and 5.3% respectively in February 2015 over January 2015 due mainly to higher oil prices.
Manufacturing output increased 4.1% in Feb 2015 on a seasonally adjusted month-on-month basis.
The CPI in Feb 2015 fell 0.3% compared to Feb 2014. It edged up 0.1% over Jan 2015.
Joint press release on “Consumer Price Developments in Feb 2015” by MAS and MTI.
Non-oil domestic exports decreased 9.4% in Feb 2015 on a month-on-month seasonally adjusted basis, in contrast to the previous month’s 1.6% increase.
Retail sales, on a seasonally-adjusted basis, increased 4.8% in Jan 2015 compared to Dec 2014. Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales rose 2.4%. Seasonally-adjusted sales of food & beverage services decreased 1.2% in Jan 2015 compared to Dec 2014.
Total employment grew by 122,100 in 2014, compared with the gains of 131,300 in 2013.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2015
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