VENEZUELA IN NUMBERS -JANUARY 2010-

        • Eleven years ago there was 900.000 workers in the Venezuelan public administration, but today there are 2,3 million.
         • The Venezuelan national government has expropriated more than 600 farms (2.5 million hectares).
         • The Venezuelan government has spent more than 8 billions of dollars in armament purchases.
        • Venezuelan “Strong” Bolivar (BsF) has lost 55% of its spending power in 1 year.
        • The Venezuelan accumulated inflation during the last 11 years is 733%.
        • The Basic Food Basket for the month of November 2009 in Venezuela was estimated in 1.921, 41 BsF (CENDAS).
        • The Venezuelan GIP during the 2009 finished in negative -2.9%.
        • The Venezuelan government has a huge media influence comprising 731 mass media.
        • The number of homicides in Venezuela for 1998 was of 4,500 and for 2009 it closed at 19,400
        • Nine million Venezuelans are in poverty situation and of them 3 million go to bed with an empty stomach.
        • In the Venezuelan Ministry of Education there are 150.000 professors in situation of temporary contracted.
        • 4000 Venezuelan doctors moved abroad.

      • 80% of Venezuelan oil exports go to the USA.
      • During 2008 Venezuelan government only built 23,223 houses.
      • In Venezuela 300 animal species are in danger of extinction.
      • From each 100 dollars that enter Venezuela, 94 come from the oil exports.
      • The Venezuelan government has had three years with special powers to legislate.
      • The Venezuelan president has promulgated 169 decree-laws making use of the special powers.
      • The violence leaves about to 300 deaths during weekends in Venezuela.
      • The Venezuelan Workers organization informed that there are more than two hundred collective contracts needing renewal in the public administration.
      • The Venezuelan private sector exports only 3 billion / annual dollars.
      • There are 1 million people infected by the Chagas disease in Venezuela.
      • During the last 11 years insecurity has generated more than 150.000 murders in Venezuela.
      • According to DATOS the real income of Venezuelan social layers D and E reflects a fall of 14% and 13%.
      • During 2008 SIDOR had a net loss of 54 million dollars.
      • The money gifts Venezuela gives to other countries exceed 60 billion dollars.
      • During 2008 in Venezuela; 5.000 kidnapping express took place.
      • The PDVSA president salary is 60 thousand BsF plus representation expenses.
      • 97% of the crimes committed in Venezuela go unpunished.
      • There has been 46 denounces on attempt of magnicide in Venezuela.
      • The wrist watch of the Venezuelan president is worth 263.000 BsF (57.000$).
      • PDVSA had 45.000 employees for 2002 and now it has 100.000 of which half does not go to work.
      • The Venezuelan government has spent near 12 billion of dollars, nationalizing private companies.
      • In Venezuela 70% of the young people do not finish high school.
      • 51% of Venezuela citizens are declared independent workers (new way of saying unemployed).
      • With 25.1% of inflation Venezuela occupies the first place in Latin America (2009).
      • Venezuelans consumed 280.000 daily gasoline barrels.
      • Venezuela imported 1% of the consumed meat in 1998 and now it imports 59% of the 3000 cattle eaten daily.
      • According to registry of OPEC, the Venezuelan production of crude only reaches to 2.207.000 daily barrels.
      • During the last 11 years 9.000 Venezuelan scientists have moved abroad.
      • During 2009 Venezuela imported 500.000 tons of sugar from Brazil.
      • The scheduled blackouts maintain in the dark 60% of the Venezuelan national territory.
      • 11 years ago Venezuela had a national debt – including the one of PDVSA – of 32,484 million dollars; for 2009 it closed in 95.000 million dollars.
      • Venezuela’s housing deficit amounts to 2,5 million units.
      • The Venezuelan national budget for year 2010 will be of 159,5 billions of BsF.
      • The Venezuelan government expenditure for the last 11 years has been 1 trillion dollars.
      • In Venezuela 2,200 military personnel hold positions in the public administration.
      • Venezuelan national government sells the gasoline at 7 dollars a barrel and its production cost is of 25 dollars barrel.
      • The imports of Venezuela will amount to around 40 billions of dollars for 2009.
      • In Venezuela 15 million weapons circulate without no control.
      • The Venezuelan Basic Basket for October reached to 4,246, 13 BsF. (CENDAS).
      • In Venezuelan jails there are 12.000 beds occupied by 32,500 prisoners.
      • There are 4 million children outside the Venezuelan educative system.
      • The Venezuelan rate of growth of the population is of 2.4%.
      •In Venezuela 98% of the financing for the agricultural sector is made by the private sector and the public sector only takes care of 2%.
Share

Deja un comentario