Production Indices


The Statistics Department produces report on quarterly basis from Manufacturing Establishments throughout the Island Kingdom.   The quarterly survey is carried out by the Statistics Department of Tonga at the end of every quarter.  The survey collects information on production, employment and wages/salaries.  The survey covers all manufacturing establishments regardless of size; level of production or number of persons engaged.  The Manufacturing Output, Employment and Wages/Salaries for year 1996-2002 is; the recently report

 

Manufacturing Production Index - Summary
Base Period:September = 100

Quater

MPI (Date = 100)Quarterly % changeAnnual % change
3-Dec 176.1 0.4 1
3-Sep 175.4 26.7 5.5
3-Jun 138.4 -4.6 -13.1
3-Mar 145.1 -16.8 12.3
2-Dec 174.3 4.9 12.2
2-Sep 166.2 4.3 3.9
2-Jun 159.3 23.3 6.7
2-Mar 129.2 -16.9 -12.7
1-Dec 155.4 -2.8 2.3
1-Sep 159.9 7.1 16.4
1-Jun 149.3 0.9 11.6
1-Mar 148 -2.6 -1
Dec-00 151.9 10.6 -3.8
Sep-00 137.4 2.7 -9.3
Jun-00 13.8 -10.5 -6.4
Mar-00 149.5 -5.3 9.5
Dec-99 157.9 4.2 18.7
Sep-99 151.5 5.9 24.6
Jun-99 143 4.8 26.8
Mar-99 136.5 2.6 39.4
Dec-98 133 9.4 14.6
Sep-98 121.6 7.8 18.6
Jun-98 112.8 15.2 0.9
Mar-98 97.9 -15.7 2.1
Dec-97 116.1 13.3 2.4
Sep-97 102.5 -8.3 7
Jun-97 111.8 16.6 13.4
Mar-97 95.9 -15.4 -0.5
Dec-96 113.4 18.4 13.2
Sep-96 95.8 -2.8 -4.2
Jun-96 98.6 2.3  
Mar-96 96.4 -3.8  
Dec-95 100.2 0.2  
Sep-95 100  

Source: Manufacturing Report, Statistics Department.

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