Sustainable Development Gals
In November 2019, 1 931 building permits were issued, presenting the increase of 15.5% related to November 2018. Index of anticipated value of works in November 2019 increased by 40.8% relative to November 2018.
Producer prices of agricultural and fishing products in November 2019, compared to the same month of 2018, were increased by 1.5% average.
Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in December 2019 in relation to November 2019 increased by 0.5% on average.
During 2019, 67 692 thous. m3 of water were abstracted for irrigation, 24.1% less than in the previous year. Water was mostly pumped from water currents (90.2%), while the rest of quantities were abstracted from the groundwater, lakes and reservoirs and from public water supply network.
The estimates on the overall economic activity in the Republic of Serbia in 2019, measured by the real trends of Gross domestic product (GDP), indicate a growth of 4.0% when related to the year 2018.
According to estimations, the gross fixed capital formation in 2019, if related to 2018, expressed a real growth that equals 14.2%.
The overall external trade in the Republic of Serbia for the period January - November 2019 amounted to:
- USD 42315.2 million - which was an increase of 1.7% compared to the same period 2018;
- EUR 37765.8 million - which was an increase of 7.6% compared to the same period 2018.
The industrial production in the Republic of Serbia in November 2019 increased by 1.1% relative to November 2018, and by 7.6% relative to 2018 average.
In the Republic of Serbia, in November 2019, compared to November 2018, the number of tourist arrivals was by 15.2% greater, while the number of tourist overnight stays was by 17.8% greater.
In November 2019, compared to November 2018, the number of overnight stays of domestic tourists was by 14.8% greater. The number of overnight stays of foreign tourists in November 2019 was by 21.7% greater compared with the same month of previous year.