Tag: National Statistics Office
The Covid-19 pandemic appears to have reversed, at least for now, a long-standing trend: the increase in the number of vehicles in Maltese roads.
Maltese expenditure on research and development (R&D) reached 0.6% of GDP in 2018, continuing a slow upward trend.
The Covid-19 pandemic led to a dramatic drop in the number of people using the Gozo Channel ferries, with the number of passengers during the second quarter of the year falling by more than half.
Malta’s 52 public corporations registered a surplus of €96.2 million in 2018, equivalent to 0.8% of the GDP.
Malta registered the biggest drop in house prices within the EU during the first three months of 2020, bucking what had been a generally upward trend in the 27-nation bloc.