The data was gathered by NSO in a survey on income and living conditions amongst 4,000 families.
Innovation expenditure for 2018 was estimated at €175 million. Innovation expenditure was predominant with a total of €122.7 million followed by intramural R&D amounting to €44.5 million.
Mortality rates are not the most sought-after of data. Indeed, looking them up tends to feel somewhat morbid.
The European Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) survey is an annual enquiry conducted by the National Statistics Office (NSO) among persons residing in private households in Malta and Gozo. Income statistics refer to the calendar year 2018, while non-income components, such as material deprivation, refer to 2019, which is the data collection year.
Data shows that this was mainly due to a decrease of 2.41% in intermediate goods. Prices increased by 1.98% in consumer goods and by 1.19% in capital goods. Data shows no price change registered in the energy sector.
According to the data published by the National Statistics Office, NSO, the largest upward impact on annual inflation was measured in the Food Index.
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