Quarterly Bulletin - 3rd quarter of 2014
The employment estimated for the 3rd quarter of 2014 in Azores, registered a positive evolution (+2,1%) when compared with same quarter of 2013 and 0,3% with the previous quarter. According to the available indicators, the various sectors of Azorean economic activity have shown different behaviours: services sector appeared to have had positive evolution; construction maintained a negative path and agriculture sector indicators have had a mixed evolution.
Tourism - September 2014
The number of nights spent in the Azorean hotel establishments decreased by 2,7% in September 2014 compared with September 2013. From January to September, the number of nights spent in the Azorean hotel establishments decreased by 0,7% compared with the same period in 2013. The number of nights spent by residents increased by 6,7% and the number of nights spent by non-residents decreased by 4,5%.
IPC - October 2014
The 12-month average rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI), was 0,37% in October 2014. The annual rate increased to 0,65%. The monthly rate was in October 2014 0,11%.
Employment Statistics – 3rd quarter of 2014
The employment estimated for the 3rd quarter of 2014 is up 2,1% from the same quarter of 2013 and 0,2% from previous quarter. The unemployment rate of region Azores was 15,7% and the national average was 13,1%. This value (15,7%) is down 2,0 percentage points (p.p.) from the same quarter of 2013 and 0,3 p.p. from previous quarter.
VI JORNADAS IBERO - ATLÂNTICAS DE ESTATÍSTICA REGIONAL
“O SREA realizou nos dias 22 e 23 de Setembro as suas VI Jornadas de Estatística.
Este ano o tema principal foi “ A estatística e economia do Mar” e contou com apresentações de várias entidades ligadas à Estatística e ao Mar.”