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


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


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

(Capital Account)


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

Latest News

Release of Annual Report for Balance of Payments 2019-20

Balance of Payments statements in this publication record economic transactions between Tonga and the rest of the world. They show the value of goods, services, income, transfers and changes in Tonga’s claims on the liabilities with foreigners.

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Report launches on World Statistics Day

      Two reports were launched on World Statistics Day. Tonga's Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals Tonga MICS 2019: Survey Findings Report (MICS dataset also available but upon request to Ms. Telekaki Latavao) Both reports are rich with indicators on...

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2020 World Statistics Day

Celebrating World Statistics Day 2020  October 20th, Tonga  The Tonga Statistics Department along with many Statistical Offices worldwide celebrated World Statistics Day. 2020's World Statistics Day The third World Statistics Day theme is "Connecting the world...

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Competition results

The Poem and Essay competitions were held at the Statistics Conference Room on the 16th of October, 2020 to mark the beginning of Tonga Statistics Department's celebration of World Statistics Day 2020. Students from primary and secondary schools competed in front of a...

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Upcoming Events

National Population Census 2021


Applications Closed

Job Available at Tonga Statistics Department


Latest Releases

Teacher and Student Corner

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

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