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Federal Statistical Office grants the 2018 Gerhard Fürst Award

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Federal Statistical Office grants the 2018 Gerhard Fürst Award

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishWIESBADEN – Every year since 1999, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) has granted the Gerhard Fürst Award for outstanding scientific projects closely related to official statistics. In the “Master’s/Bachelor’s thesis” category, the Master’s theses by Julia Manecke and Nora Würz each won the 2018 Gerhard Fürst Award and the […]

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Number of registered people seeking protection up 5% in 2017 on a year earlier

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Number of registered people seeking protection up 5% in 2017 on a year earlier

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English WIESBADEN – 1.7 million people seeking protection were registered in the Central Register of Foreigners (AZR) on 31 December 2017. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the number of people seeking protection registered in the AZR rose by 83,000 (+5%) on the previous year. People seeking […]

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Average gas proceeds down 3.1% in 2017 year on year

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Average gas proceeds down 3.1% in 2017 year on year

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – In 2017, gas suppliers received an average 3.42 cents per kilowatt hour for the gas they sold to all final consumers. According to provisional results of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), this was a 3.1% decline on 2016. Average proceeds from sales to household […]

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New orders in main construction industry in September 2018: +3.6% seasonally adjusted on the previous month

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on New orders in main construction industry in September 2018: +3.6% seasonally adjusted on the previous month

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reports that price-adjusted new orders in the main construction industry in September 2018 increased a seasonally and working-day adjusted 3.6% on August 2018. In building construction and civil and underground engineering, in establishments of enterprises with 20 or more […]

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Detailed gross domestic product results for the 3rd quarter of 2018

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Detailed gross domestic product results for the 3rd quarter of 2018

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishWIESBADEN – German economic growth has stalled. As the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) already reported in its first release of 14 November 2018, the gross domestic product (GDP) in the third quarter of 2018 was by 0.2% lower – upon price, seasonal and calendar adjustment – than in the […]

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Traffic accidents involving water-hazardous substances in 2017: +6% on the previous year

By   /  November 22, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Traffic accidents involving water-hazardous substances in 2017: +6% on the previous year

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English WIESBADEN – In 2017, there were 1,973 accidents in rail, road, water and air transport in which water-hazardous substances such as mineral oil products were released. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the number of accidents was roughly 6% higher than in 2016. However, the volume […]

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Year-on-year increase of 23 traffic accident fatalities in the first three quarters of 2018

By   /  November 22, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Year-on-year increase of 23 traffic accident fatalities in the first three quarters of 2018

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – In the period from January to September 2018, the number of people who lost their lives in traffic accidents increased by 23 to 2,443 (+1.0%) compared with the first nine months of 2017. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the number of […]

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Ground water accounted for 61% of the water extracted in 2016

By   /  November 21, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Ground water accounted for 61% of the water extracted in 2016

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English WIESBADEN – In 2016, the public water suppliers in Germany extracted approximately 5.2 billion cubic metres of water, of which just under 3.7 billion cubic metres were distributed to households and small businesses. 0.9 billion cubic metres were supplied to industrial and other users. The Federal Statistical Office […]

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Increase of dwellings permitted from January – September 2018: 2.3%

By   /  November 20, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Increase of dwellings permitted from January – September 2018: 2.3%

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English WIESBADEN – As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the construction of a total of 262,800 dwellings was permitted in Germany from January – September 2018. Compared with the corresponding period of 2017 this is an increase of 2.3% or 6,000 dwellings. Basic data and long time […]

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Producer prices in October 2018: +3.3% on October 2017

By   /  November 20, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Producer prices in October 2018: +3.3% on October 2017

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishProducer prices of industrial products, October 2018+0.3% on the previous month+3.3% on the same month a year earlier Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – In October 2018 the index of producer prices for industrial products rose by 3.3% compared with the corresponding month of the preceding year. In September the annual […]

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