News releases 2019

News releases are made public on the web site at 8 a.m. on the day announced in advance in the release calendar (excluding the special news releases which are not announced in the release calender).

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Statistics Estonia’s virtual assistant Iti helps both users of statistics and data providers

news release no 42

Iti, a virtual assistant, is serving customers on the website of Statistics Estonia since April. Iti can respond to the most common questions of data providers and users of statistics. If Iti does not know the answer, it directs the question to customer support, based on the content asked.

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Foreign trade, February 2019

news release no 41

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2019, compared to February 2018, the exports of goods increased by 4% and imports by 5%. Exports increased on account of wood and articles of wood and prefabricated wood buildings.

Estonia\'s foreign trade by month, 2017–2019

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Accommodation, February 2019

news release no 40

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2019, domestic and foreign tourists who stayed in accommodation establishments numbered 219,000, which is 4% more than in February 2018. The number of domestic tourists increased and the number of foreign tourists decreased.

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Consumer price index, March 2019

news release no 39

According to Statistics Estonia, the change of the consumer price index in March 2019 was 0.3% compared to February 2019 and 2.3% compared to March of the previous year.

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