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Updated: 26-Oct-2016

Welcome to the official website of the Guyana Bureau of Statistics (BoS). The website is aimed at providing easy access to statistical data collected and analysed by the Bureau.

  Reports and Publications
Guyana National Report Population & Housing Census 2012 - Compendium Three
Economic Activity: The measure of the Labour Force Supply
Guyana National Report Population & Housing Census 2012 - Compendium Two
Population Composition: Ethnicity, Age Structure & Religion
Guyana National Report Population & Housing Census 2012 - Final Population Count
This extract contains basic tables on the final results of the Population Count.
  Statistical Bulletin Statistical Bulletin
A comprehensive compilation of a wide range of statistical data on Guyana.
Guyana Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2006 Guyana Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014 (MICS5)
MICS5 was carried out in 2014 by the BoS, as part of the global MICS programme. Technical support was provided by the UNICEF. UNICEF, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Government of Guyana provided financial support.
Guyana Rebased GDP Series Guyana Rebased GDP Series
The Bureau of Statistics held a seminar on its newly rebased GDP series on March 11, 2010 at the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown.
New GDP Series New GDP Series
The BoS with technical assistance from Inter American Development Bank (IADB) and the Caribbean Regional Technical Assistance Centre (CARTAC) has re-benchmarked and re-based Guyana’s National Accounts to reference year 2006.
Guyana National Report Population & Housing Census 2002 - Guyana National Report
This is a detailed analysis report.
NDC Level Data Population & Housing Census 2002 (Town, NDC and Village Level Data)
Selected core of Social Statistics of Guyana at Town, NDC and Village levels.
Population Projections Population Projections (2005 - 2025)
A projection of Guyana's Population for 2005 to 2025.
Poverty Indicators Poverty Indicators
Marginality (Poverty status) indices for each of the 10 Administrative Regions of Guyana and NDCs.
Labour Force Labour Force Indicators
Selected labour force indicators (unemployment and labour force participation rates) from past censuses and surveys.
Child Labour Child Labour Baseline Survey in Parika and its Environs
A baseline survey of child labour carried out in Parika and its environs by the Bureau and the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
Disability in Guyana Raising the Profile of Disability in Guyana
A survey of 1,500 persons with disabilities was conducted by the National Commission on Disability (NCD) in 2005 in Regions 4, 6, 7 and 9.

Departments BoS Departments
The BoS has six operational departments.

Caribbean Statistics Day Caribbean Statistics Day
Guyana, like the rest of CARICOM, observed CARIBBEAN STATISTICS DAY on the 15th October, every year.
GuyD_Info v2.0 GuyD_Info v2.0 Launch
The Bureau of Statistics of Guyana in collaboration with CARICOM and UNICEF has launched GuyD_Info v2.0.
Demography and Health Survey Needs Assessment of Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EmONC)
BOS staff are currently in the field (all 10 Administrative regions) collecting data for the (EmONC) survey .
Social Statistics Project Social Statistics Project
This is an IDB funded project aimed at building the institutional capacity of the social sector line ministries.
Data Management Systems Data Management Systems (DMS)
The DMS will facilitate the exchange of Data between the Line Ministries and the BOS with the BOS being the depository of all data.

  Learning Module
Mortality Patterns in Guyana Mortality Patterns in Guyana
Mortality life tables for Guyana, depicting mortality patterns for males, females and both sexes combined have been produced.

GuyD_Info v2.0 Online Launch GuyD_Info v2.0 Web Launch for 2013

With the quick release of DevInfo 7.0 including many updated features, the web version of GuyD_Info was configured and launced.
GuyD_Info v1.0 launch GuyD_Info v1.0 Launch for 2009 Caribbean Statistics Day

On the 15th of October 2009 which was observed as Caribbean Statistics Day, the Bureau of Statistics launched GuyD_Info v1.0 a programme that would see statistics on various aspects of national life being posted electronically.
Caribbean Statistics Day Concert 2009 Caribbean Statistics Day Concert

Guyana, like the rest of CARICOM, observed CARIBBEAN STATISTICS DAY on the 15th October, 2009. It was on this day that the Bureau of Statistics held a concert.
Data End User's Workshop Data End User's Workshop

The Data End User's Workshop was held from August 26th - 27th, 2008 by the Bureau of Statistics at the Regency Suites Hotel in Georgetown. Participants were from both governmental and non governmental organisations.

Caribbean Statistics Day

GuyD_Info v1.0

Stats at a Glance Brochure

Guyana at a Glance

Population 746,955  (Census 2012)
Size 214,970 square km
Location Between 1o & 9o  North Latitude and 57o & 61o West Longitude
Time Zone GMT - 04:00
Currency Guyana Dollar (G$)
Per capita GDP 2015 at basic prices US$3,724.00
Nominal GDP 2015 G$653,836  million
Real GDP 2015 G$441,105  million
Inflation Rate

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