CPI, gold and USD price indexes, December 2009

The 2009’s average CPI increased by 6.88% as against 2008- the lowest rate since last six years. (29/12/2019)

Preliminary Exports and imports In 2019

Preliminary data tables of months in 2019 (04/12/2019)

Socio-economic situation report 11/2019

For eleven months, there were 126.7 thousand newly established enterprises with a registered capital of VND 1,574.4 trillion and the registered labor of 1,137.1 thousand persons. (29/11/2019)


GSO to welcome and work with the new UNFPA Representative in Vietnam

On the morning of November 21, 2019, in Hanoi, GSO welcomed and had a courtesy meeting with Ms. Naomi Kitahara – new UNFPA Representative in Vietnam. Ms. Naomi Kitahara. (21/11/2019)

Chief Representative of JICA Office in Vietnam to visit and work with the GSO

In the afternoon, November 20, 2019, in Hanoi, Mr. Konaka Tetsuo - the Chief Representative of JICAs Vietnam Office paid a visit and worked with the General Statistics Office (GSO). (20/11/2019)

GSO to receive and work with the expert of the ASEAN Regional Integration Support project by the EU (ARISE Plus)

General Statistics Office had a warm reception for Mr. Simon Humphrises – the expert of the ASEAN Regional Integration Support project by the EU (ARISE Plus). (18/11/2019)


Explanation of statistical indicators on health

Explaination of health establishment, patient bed, health staff, under-five-malnutrition rate by level of malnutrition and Number of people infected and died of HIV/AIDS. (30/06/2019)

Explanation of statistical indicators on education

Explanation of terminology, content and methodology of some statistical indicators on education. (30/06/2019)

Explanation of statistical indicators on forestry

Forests are identified and classified according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development's Circular No. 34/2009/TT-BNNPTNT dated June 10, 2009. (30/06/2019)


Vietnam’s GDP revision poses no change to short-term state budgetary strategy

The Ministry of Finance is using the current data for the 5-10 year national financial plans. (29/10/2019)

Since 2017, localities not to self-calculate GRDP

Assigning the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) direct compilation and publication of gross regional domestic product (GRDP) will avoid the situation that there is a difference of over 1.7 times between the sum of GRDP of 63 provinces and centrally-run cities and the national gross domestic product (GDP). (27/05/2019)

Overview of the Set of Sustainable Development Statistical Indicators of Vietnam

In order to provide "authentic and empirical evidence" for monitoring and assessing the implementation of sustainable development goals, on January 22, 2019, the Minister of Planning and Investment issued Circular No.03/2019/TT-BKHDT on stipulating the Set of Sustainable Development Statistical Indicators of Vietnam with 158 statistical indicators. (19/03/2019)



Press Room


Mr. Nguyen Bich Lam, Director General

Tổng cục trưởng - Nguyễn Bích Lâm

“Vietnam statistics:

Doctor in Economic Statistics, he leads all the activities of the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.

He is also member of:

  • National Steering Committee for Price and Management
  • National Council for Financial and Monetary Policy
  • National Steering Committee on Economic Restructuring and Growth Model Reform

Next releases

29/11/2019 Consumer price index, gold and USD price indexes in November 2019

29/11/2019 Industrial production Index in November 2019

29/11/2019 Social and economic situation in 11 months, 2019