Press Releases

15
Oct

Survey Results of FSM Migrants in the US Released

The FSM Office of Statistics, Budget & Economic Management, Overseas Development Assistance and Compact Management (SBOC) has released the final report on the recently concluded Survey of FSM Migrants in the US including Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI).   For more information please click here

28
Sep

CNMI Workforce Assessment Study (As of October 31, 2011)

The Prevailing Wage and Workforce Assessment Study (PWWAS). This report focuses on the second portion of the report by assessing current types and level of skills in the workforce.     Click here

17
Sep

2012 GDP News Release

It is my pleasure to present to the people of the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI) the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Report. To view report, please click here.

06
Sep

2012 2nd Quarter CPI Press Release

To see press release, please click on here.    

31
Aug

Press Release for US Census Advance Report for Selected Characteristics – CNMI

PRESS RELEASE   Advance Report for Selected Characteristics for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands   Capitol Hill, Saipan – Governor Benigno R. Fitial and Lt. Governor Eloy S. Inos, through the CNMI Department of Commerce’s Central Statistics Division and the US Census, are pleased to release to the public the US Census’ Advance Report for Selected Characteristics for the CNMI. The US Census had earlier released CNMI’s total population and housing units for all three islands.  ...

09
Aug

2011 CNMI PWWAS Occupation Hourly Wage and Fringe Benefit Report

"The CNMI Department of Commerce’s Central Statistics Division, along with the Workforce Investment Agency, and the Department of Labor, has completed Part 1 of the Prevailing Wage and Workforce Assessment Study (PWWAS). The CNMI’s 2011 Prevailing Wage Report (Part 1) shall be accepted as the CNMI’s Official Prevailing Wage report. The Workforce Assessment Study (Part 2) will be completed by June and accepted equally as the CNMI’s 2011 Workforce Assessment Study." Click here to read the report.

20
Jun

2010 CNMI Census Village Population and Housing Statistics

Updated: June 20, 2012 The 2010 CNMI Census Village Population and Housing Counts has been released. PDF Document: 2010 CNMI Census Housing Statistics by Election District and Village - 50 KB The Updated Document includes the 2007 Election Districts and Maps extracted from Appendix C of the 2005 Household, Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES). Note: Some Villages in Saipan are found within 2 or more Election Districts. 2010 CNMI Census Village Population Counts with 2007 Election Districts - 214 KB Related News Articles: Marianas Variety - 

10
May

2010 Census Shows More than Half of Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders Report Multiple Races

"The U.S. Census Bureau released today a 2010 Census brief, The Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Population: 2010, that shows more than half (56 percent) of this population, or 685,000 people, reported being Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander in combination with one or more other races. This multiracial group grew by 44 percent from 2000 to 2010." Click here to read the article.

06
Dec

2011 CNMI Economic Restoration Report

The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) is a United States Commonwealth and the youngest member of the US political family. While the CNMI is the youngest and smallest US jurisdiction, it realized a rapid development of its economic base in the early years of its existence; however it has suffered an equally rapid deterioration of its economic health due to varying host of dynamics. In response to downturn in the economic conditions and prospects for a swift recovery, ...

29
Aug

The U.S. Census Bureau today released the 2010 Census population counts for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

August 24, 2011 "The U.S. Census Bureau today released the 2010 Census population counts for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands." View article.

29
Aug

Updated 2010 CPI Publication

"It gives me great pleasure to present to the people of the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas (CNMI) the 4th Quarter 2010 Consumer Price Index (CPI) publication" - Secretary of Commerce Message To view the publication, visit link.

26
Jul

Local Law Receives National Attention

A Local CNMI Program that Enforces Underage Drinking Laws received a National Award. Read the article by clicking on the link here.