Tag: National Institute of statistics of Rwanda
Rwanda’s GDP increased by 9.4 per cent in 2019 to RWF9105 billion. The bulk of this came from the services sector which contributed 49 per cent. Jean Claude Mwizerwa, Director of Economic Statistics Department at the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) joins CNBC Africa for more.
Rwanda’s economic growth grew by 12.2 per cent from April to June this year, compared to 6.7 per cent in the same period last year, according to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR). But what are the reasons behind this double digit growth? For answers to this, Deputy Director General of National Institute of Statistics Rwanda, Ivan Murenzi joins CNBC Africa for more.
Earlier this week, National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda shared that Rwanda’s economic growth grew by 12.2 per cent from April to June this year, compared to 6.7 per cent in the same period last year. Also the Ministry of Trade and Industry shared the government’s plans to upgrade and construct new strategic petroleum reserves in a bid to improve the country’s fuel security. Joining us to digest this and more, Collins Mwai, Journalist of The New Times Rwanda joins CNBC Africa for more.
Rwanda has unveiled a $10 million Statistics Training Centre and Data Science Campus which aims to foster a culture of data analysis and use. For more on this CNBC Africa is joined by Ibrahim Byiringiro, Director of Statistical Method, Research and Publication at the National Institute of statistics of Rwanda.
Rwanda’s economy grew by 6.7 per cent in the second quarter of 2018 with Gross Domestic Product at current market prices estimated at $2,268 billion, up from $2,119 billion in the second quarter of 2017. According to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda the positive growth was a result of growth in all the three key sectors of the economy. Joining CNBC Africa for a thorough breakdown is Ivan Murenzi, Deputy Director General of the Statistics office.
Rwanda, EU partner to provide more reliable agricultural data