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Population Census 2021

Preparations are running for the Population Census in November 2021

National Strategy for Development of Statistics

Release of the first ever strategy for Tonga’s National Statistical System on the 6th November, 2018

Poverty

Tonga will be the very first country in the pacific to have poverty statistics and the report of accessing its progress towards the eradication of poverty in the kingdom will be out on the 2018 Tonga Statistics Day the 6th November, 2018

Population

100,651
at 30 Nov 2016

Consumer Price Index

Inflation 2019: 1.2%
September 2020: (Deflation)

Gross Domestic Product

Growth Rates 2019-20: 0.7%
Real GDP: TOP 1,034.9 million

Current Account Balance

107,689
(Capital Account)

Migration

Arrival: 16,324 
Departure: 12,147
 in 2018

Latest News

Recruitment of enumerators (census takers) for Census 2021

'Oku lolotonga teuteu atu 'a e Potungaue Sitetisitika ki he tohi kakai fakafonua 'a Tonga, 'a ia 'oku 'amanaki ke fakahoko 'i he 30 Novema 2021. Ko ia ai 'e fiema'u ha kau 'ofisa tanaki fakamatala (census enumerators) ki he ngaue ko eni. Vakai ki he fanongonongo 'i...

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Census advocacy at the FWC Conference 2021

In order to promote more of the organization's work, the Department has set up a stall at the 97th Free Weslyan Church Conference grounds in 'Eua. There Stats Officers are stationed to answer any queries about their work and advocate more knowledge on the Population...

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Poverty Verification Survey in response to COVID-19

The Tongan Government is planning stimulus packages aimed at poor households to help alleviate the difficulties of COVID-19. To determine those that are applicable for the stimulus packages, the Statistics Department have conducted verification survey fieldwork (April...

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Upcoming Events

National Population Census 2021

Vacancies

Recruitment of enumerators (census takers) for Census 2021

'Oku lolotonga teuteu atu 'a e Potungaue Sitetisitika ki he tohi kakai fakafonua 'a Tonga, 'a ia 'oku 'amanaki ke fakahoko 'i he 30 Novema 2021. Ko ia ai 'e fiema'u ha kau 'ofisa tanaki fakamatala (census enumerators) ki he ngaue ko eni. Vakai ki he fanongonongo 'i...

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Teacher and Student Corner

Click to access all the supplementary materials for the Tongan high schools outreach program.

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