Statistical Yearbook of Maldives is published with the objective
of providing comprehensive statistical information on various aspects
of the economy and social conditions in the Maldives. This is the
24th issue of the annual series.
This issue includes data on the country's geography and environment
as well as its population and housing, employment, health, education,
law and order and other social sectors. Data related to the economic
sectors – fisheries and agriculture, tourism, transport and
communication, electricity and water, public finance, money and
banking, foreign trade and balance of payments, national accounts
and prices are also included.
Efforts have been made in this issue to widen
the coverage and include up to date revision of data published
in previous years. With the intention of providing easy access
to statistics for users, the tables published in the Statistical
Yearbook of Maldives is made available on the Ministry’s
This publication is also available on CD-ROM.
We look forward to comments and suggestions from
users for improving the quality and usefulness of this series.