Figures have been updated
The building cost index compiled in the middle of October 2019 is 146.3 points (December 2009=100), unchanged from the previous month.
In December 2018 there were 1,600 licenced pre-primary school teachers in pre-primary schools in Iceland, 28.1% of staff working in education and childcare.
Revenue from non-Icelandic tourists were 119 billion ISK in the second quarter of 2019 and decreased by 7% from the second quarter of 2018. Consumption of non-Icelandic tourists was similar during the same period, decreasing by less than 1%, while revenue from passenger flights decreased by 20%, from 128 to 119 billion ISK.