There are 3,735,912 mothers in Ecuador according to the INEC

A report by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC), said that there are 3,735,912 mothers in Ecuador according to a survey on living conditions elaborated last year and the births database which is permanently updated. It is indicated that four out of ten mothers...

INEC updated list of products to measure inflation in the country

The Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym) updated the base year of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) and the list of products and services to calculate the inflation every month. Additionally, it released 60 new products and services that are added to...

INEC seeks to value unpaid work

Unpaid work represented the 15.41% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2010. This was announced yesterdayby the director of the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC), José Rosero, during the presentation of the satellite account of unpaid work in Ecuadorian...
Posted On 30 Oct 2014

INEC adjusts concepts and classify the employed population into three groups

The country’s labor statistics were adjusted to a new conceptual framework developed by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym) and the National Secretariat for Planning and Development (Senplades). The new proposal classifies the...

Ecuador annual inflation exceeds official targets and scores 4.19%

Inflation in September stood at 0.61% compared to 0.57% in the same month of 2013, however, it exceeded the annual official targets, standing at 4.19%, while the accumulated was 3.15% according to the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym)....

Ecuadorian households spend about USD 50 per month in health

An average of USD 179 million per month are spent by Ecuadorian families in health services, according to the National Household Income and Urban and Rural Households Expenditure, from the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym), during 2011 and...

Environmental statistics are posted on the INEC website

The Ecuadorian Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym ) yesterday introduced a new system of environmental information through its website. Here, 29 indicators of climatic reality of Ecuador will be displayed. The implementation of this website was made...

Ecuador is a turistic option for Colombia, Peru and The United States, according to INEC

According to a study of National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC for its Spanish acronym) in the last six years (2007-2013), Ecuador has received tourists mostly from Colombia, USA and Peru. Cali, followed by Bogota, are the cities where Colombians come from...