Economic indicators: Business Sector Activity

    As of:Latest figureChange from previous figure (%)
 
GDP and uses
1. Business product (NIS million) (1)Q2/ 2021273,552.421.92%
2. Share of investment in principal industries in business product (%) (2)Q2/ 202130.22-1.56
3. Goods imports - investment goods, total ($ million)SEP-211,125.5-10.04%
 
Employment and wages
4. Employee posts in the business sector (thousands)JUL-212,499.961.5%
5. Average real monthly wage per employee post in the business sector (NIS)JUL-2111,467.19-0.06%
6. Number of job vacancies (3)SEP-21135,783119.99%
 
General indicators
7. Weighted net balance of the business sector (%) (4)Q4/ 2020-6.54-17.84
 
Manufacturing
8. Industrial production index (2011 = 100)JUL-21140.841.68%
9. Net manufacturing exports excluding polished diamonds ($ millions)SEP-213,925.9-7.86%
10. Manufacturing exports - high technology ($ million)SEP-211,545.4-9.77%
11. Purchasing Managers Index (points)SEP-2158.057.36%
 
Other industries
12. Trade and services revenue index (2011 = 100)JUL-21158.22-2.88%
13. Residential construction - Home building startsJUN-214,295.86%
14. Residential construction - Home building completionsJUN-214,578.182.37%
 
Financial
15. Ratio of business sector debt to GDP (%) (5)Q2/ 202194.43-4.12
 
Foreign indicators
16. World trade index (volume) (January 2007 = 100)AUG-21121.480.58%
17. Tech Pulse index (US) (January 2000 = 100)MAR-20101.56-0.09%
18. US imports ($ billion)AUG-21286.991.41%
19. US Purchasing Managers Index (points)SEP-2161.12%
20. Eurozone Purchasing Managers Index (points)SEP-2158.6-4.56%

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(1) Change in annual terms.
(2) Quarter on quarter change
(3) Change from the corresponding period of the previous year.
(4) The figure in the change from previous figure column is the actual previous figure.
(5) Change in percentage points from the previous quarter.

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