Industry

Industry

The scope of industry statistics covers Mining & Quarrying, Manufacturing, Water and Electricity for the purpose of compiling Index of Industrial Production (IIP), which is its main focus. The index describes the change of the volume of goods and services produced over time, it is also a short term economic indicator which is used to measure the growth of the economy during a chosen period of time, for a given base year.  It has a wide range of users who assess and compare the most recent economic situations, these include the government, private sector, research institutions, technical experts, policy makers and analysts and NGOs. The data used in the compilation of the index are collected from sources through self-administered Microsoft Excel tables.

Indicators compiled include:

  • Electricity Generation real figures: Jan 2005 – September 2016
  • Electricity Generation Indices: Jan 2005 – September 2016
  • Imported Electricity real figures: Jan 2005 – September 2016
  • Electricity Distribution real figures: Jan 2005 – September 2016
  • Index of Mining Production by Mineral Groups and Minerals
Key figures in the volume of mining production
ELECTRICITY GENERATION
Period 2015Electricity IndicesLocal Electricity Generation (MW/H)Imported Electricity (MW/H)Distributed Electricity (MW/H)
Jan113.4158907184564.157343471.157
Feb128.8180520113430.042293950.042
Mar128179400153097.702332497.702
Apr139.6195568129605.3065325173.3065
May147.7206905129487.227336392.227
Jun162.4227503117155.034344658.034
Jul171.524031499695340009
Aug126.4177052132541309593
Sep124.6174617132191306808
Oct215.530191359516361429
Nov152.6213798115763329561
Dec135.2189490160652350142
Key figures in the volume of mining production Base Period : 2013=100
PeriodIndex of the physical volume of mining productionYear-on-year percentage change, seasonal unadjustedQuarter-on-Quarter percentage change, seasonal unadjusted
Q1_201382.5-8.7-9.7
Q2_2013111.625.235.3
Q3_201397.138.4-12.9
Q4_2013108.819.112
Q1_201496.216.7-11.5
Q2_2014106.6-4.510.8
Q3_2014105.78.9-0.8
Q4_2014104.5-4-1.2
Q1_201595.6-0.7-8.6
Q2_201598.7-7.43.3
Q3_201565.6-37.9-33.5
Q4_201577.9-25.518.7