Infographic Education, training, cultural and sports acitvities in 2021

As of November 2021, There are 1,904 vocational education institutions, including: 407 colleges (including 310 public schools); 439 intermediate schools (208 public schools); 1,058 vocational education centers (698 public centers). (14/01/2022)

Infographic Population, labour and employment in 2021

The average population of Vietnam in 2021 is 98.51 million people. The quality of the population has improved, fertility has decreased, and replacement fertility has been maintained since 2005. (13/01/2022)

Infographic Enterprise registrations status

In 2021, the strong outbreak of the fourth Covid-19 epidemic along with strict blockades and prolonged distancing (especially in the third quarter of 2021) had a negative impact on the increase in the number of businesses. (12/01/2022)


Press conference to announce socio-economic statistics in the fourth quarter and 2021

On the morning of December 29, 2021, the General Statistics Office (GSO) held a press conference to announce the socio-economic statistics of the fourth quarter and the year 2021. Ms. Nguyen Thi Huong, GSO General Director, chaired the press conference. (29/12/2021)

Press release launch of the spatial data system on population and development

On 9 December 2021, the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam launched the spatial data system on population and development (09/12/2021)

Training workshop on Survey to collect information to prepare inter-sectoral balance sheet and calculate intermediate cost coefficient in 2021

In the morning of October 27, 2021, GSO held a training conference on Surveying, Collecting Information, Making Inter-sectoral Balance Sheets and Calculating Intermediate Cost Coefficients in 2021 in both face-to-face and online forms. Ms. Nguyen Thi Huong, General Director of GSO chaired the conference. (27/10/2021)


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)


Key indicators

Growth rate of some key indicators in December and 2021 compared to the same period last year
Gross Domestic Product 2.58%
Index of Industrial Production 8.7%
International visitors to Vietnam 5.4%
Retail sales of goods and services 1.1%
Realized investment capital from the State budget -7.5%
Consumer Price Index 1.81%


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Ms. Nguyen Thi Huong, Director General

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