LAW & ORDER / ECONOMY

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Jan 05 - 18, 2009

EXPORTS & IMPORTS OF PAKISTAN DURING 2008

(MILLION US $)

PERIOD

EXPORTS (F.O.B.) IMPORTS (F.O.B) BALANCE OF TRADE
VALUE CUMULATIVE VALUE CUMULATIVE
8-Jan 1,633 10,869 3,352 18,825 -1,719
8-Feb 1,612 12,482 2,951 21,776 -1,339
8-Mar 1,833 14,315 3,549 25,325 -1,716
8-Apr 1,862 16,176 3,406 28,731 -1,544
8-May 1,959 18,136 3,241 31,972 -1,282
8-Jun 1,987 20,122 3,445 35,417 -1,459
Jul-08 P 1,915 1,915 3,143 3,143 -1,229
Aug-08 P 1,740 3,655 3,152 6,296 -1,412
Sep-08 P 1,954 5,609 3,555 9,851 -1,602
Oct-08 P 1,427 7,036 3,113 12,964 -1,686
Nov-08 P 1,595 8,631 2,269 15,233 -674
Source: SBP. P: Provisional


PER BARRAL OIL PRICES IN 2008 ($)

8-Jan

88.35

8-Feb

90.64

8-Mar

99.03

8-Apr

105.16

8-May

119.39

8-Jun

128.33

8-Jul

131.22

8-Aug

112.41

8-Sep

96.85

8-Oct

69.16

8-Nov

49.76

8-Dec

38.66

Source: OPEC


INFLATION (CPI %) SEPTEMBER, 2008-09
  SEPTEMBER JULY-SEPTEMBER
  2007-08 2008-09 2007-08 2008-09
Overall Inflation 8.3 23.9 7.1 24.5
Food Inflation 12.9 29.9 10.0 32.6
Non-Food Inflation 5.0 19.2 4.9 18.4
Non-food, on-energy inflation 5.4 18.9 5.3 18.0
Source: Ministry of Finance


CRIME REPORTED BY TYPE

(Numbers)

YEAR/
MONTH
ALL REPOR-TED MURDER ATTEMP-TED MURDER KIDNAP-PING/ ABDUC-TION CHILD LIFTING DACOITY ROBBERY BURG-LARY CATTLE THEFT OTHER THEFT OTHERS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
1996 330493 9062 12437 7119 70 1188 6107 10526 5474 22939 255571
1997 370350 9304 12440 7876 96 1428 7793 13803 7141 21692 288777
1998 431854 10246 13080 7712 62 1533 7514 13771 6938 23107 347891
1999 417846 9332 12042 7491 47 1316 6337 13586 6877 20887 339931
2000 388909 8906 11224 7126 50 1297 7513 14433 6618 27661 304081
2001 378301 9528 11433 6546 - 1372 7672 13057 5542 18546 304605
2002 399568 9396 10945 6938 - 1631 8235 13318 5420 18363 325322
2003 400680 9346 11562 8450 - 1821 8434 13049 6742 20189 321087
2004 440578 9719 12678 9637 - 2338 11851 13647 7924 22024 350760
2005 453264 9631 12863 9209 - 2395 12199 12067 11884 24793 358223
2006 537866 10048 13729 10431 - 2895 14630 12872 13327 31166 428768
2007 538048 10556 13840 10725 - 3260 16639 12067 9388 29473 432100
2008 Jan 40664 761 810 783 - 449 1188 1076 561 2145 32891
Feb 36074 770 1030 770 - 223 1192 855 499 2051 28684
Mar 48528 1009 1167 1187 - 311 1444 1062 789 2808 38751
Crimes: Data relates to the number of crimes reported to the police and not the number of persons involved.


DATA ON TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN PAKISTAN
YEAR/
MONTH
ACCIDENT PERSONS
  TOTAL NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS FATAL NON - FATAL KILLED INJURED TOTAL NUMBER OF VEHICLES INVOLVED
1998-99 10080 4340 5740 5240 11413 12061
1999-00 9735 4193 5542 5130 11469 11083
2000-01 10651 4491 6160 5532 13307 11722
2001-02 10033 4379 5654 5248 11922 10765
2002-03 9377 4045 5332 4813 10643 10100
2003-04 10308 4184 6124 5199 12927 10852
2004-05 9896 4250 5646 5112 12401 10912
2005-06 9492 4115 5377 4868 11415 10565
2006-07 10466 4535 5931 5465 12875 11481
2007-08 10466 4610 5856 5615 12096 11456
July-08 800 341 459 392 934 857
Aug-08 844 375 469 472 1021 942
Sep-08 769 345 424 442 829 849
Source: FBS


NUMBER OF POLICE STATIONS BY DIVISION/DISTRICT
DIVISION/DISTRICT POLICE STATIONS
  1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
PUNJAB
Rawalpindi Division 60 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 60 60
Bahawal pur Division 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 67
Dera Ghazi Khan Division 53 53 53 53 53 52 53 53 53 54 55
Multan Division 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 95 95
Lahore Division 132 131 133 128 133 129 131 131 121 121 124
Gujranwala Division 90 92 96 98 98 98 99 99 99 98 105
Faisalabad Division 57 58 57 57 58 58 56 57 58 58 64
Sargodha Division 57 57 57 57 59 64 59 67 68 68 59
N.W.F.P
Peshawar Division 40 41 42 43 42 44 42 42 43 51 55
Mardan Division 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 20 20 21
Kohat Division 20 20 20 20 20 19 19 20 19 21 21
Dera Ismail Khan Division 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15
Bannu Division 18 18 18 17 19 18 18 18 18 19 18
Hazara Division 48 49 48 48 48 48 48 48 49 48 45
Malakand Division 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39
SINDH
Sukkur Division 102 102 102 101 102 102 102 104 104 104 104
Larkana Division 110 100 108 100 100 106 106 106 72 72 73
Hyderabad Division 119 116 116 116 116 115 116 116 114 117 116
Mir pur Khas Division 37 39 37 42 42 42 39 39 39 46 46
Karachi Division 86 86 98 100 100 100 91 97 93 126 97
BALOCHISTAN
Quetta Division 22 21 23 25 19 20 20 20 30 30 22
Zhob Division 10 9 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 8 8
Sibi Division 8 8 8 8 8 8 9 9 9 15 18
Kalat Division 26 26 27 20 20 20 21 24 32 44 39
Nasirabad Division 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 19 26 30 34
Makran Division 6 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 14 14 18
Federal Capital Area
Islamabad 10 10 10 9 10 10 10 12 13 13 15
Source: FBS

TERRORIST ATTACKS IN PAKISTAN DURING 2008
MONTH DATE CITY DEAD INJURED
January 10 Lahore 23 58
January 14 Karachi 11 55
February 1 North Waziristan 6 -
February 9 Charsada 27 50
February 11 North Waziristan 10 13
February 16 Parachinar 39 100
February 29 Dera-Ismail-Khan 27 40
May 18 Mardan 13 20
June 2 Islamabad 8 30
July 6 Islamabad 11 22
August 4 Sibi, Balochistan 16 16
August 19 Dera-Ismail-Khan 32 35
August 21 Wah, Attock District 63 81
August 23 Sawat 8 -
September 6 Peshawar 50+ 80+
September 20 Islamabad 60+ 250+
October 2 Peshawar 4 7
October 6 Bhakkar 25 60
October 9 Islamabad 8 8
October 9 Dir 11 -
October 10 Bajur 4 81
October 10 Orakzai 113 100+
October 13 NWFP - 5
October 16 Mingora 4 -
October 19 Balochistan 4 6
October 20 Quetta - 2
October 28 Mohmand Agency 11 -
October 28 Quetta 2+ 12
October 31 Mardan 9 21
November 1 Swat 13+ 7
November 1 Mohmand Agency 2 -
November 4 Doaba, North West Frontier Province 2 9
November 6 Bajur 16 31
November 11 Peshawar 2+ 5+
November 12 Peshawar 2 -
November 13 Peshawar 1 -
November 21 Dera-Ismail-Khan 5+ 15+
November 28 Bannu 7 4
December 1 Swat 7 1
December 5 Orakzai Agency 6+ 12
December 5 Peshawar 29 100
December 24 Lahore 1 4
December 28 Buner 36 15
December 31 Karachi - 5
Various sources