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Main Economic Indicators, Comparative Methodological Analysis: Industry, Retail and Construction Indicators Volume 2002 Supplement 1, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

This publication compares key aspects of statistical methodologies used by OECD member countries in the compilation of industry, retail and construction indicators. It focuses on data comparability in the context of international statistical guidelines and recommendations published by the OECD and other international agencies. This publication complements two other OECD publications, Main Economic Indicators (MEI), and Main Economic Indicators: Sources and Definitions
Table Of Contents
CONTENTS; 1. INTRODUCTION; 1.1 Necessity for metadata in interpreting data; 1.2 Aim of this publication; 1.3 International guidelines for short-term economic indicators; 1.4 Statistical methodological information for international comparisons; 1.5 Target indicators for Main Economic Indicators; 1.6 Target definitions for MEI target indicators; 1.7 Collection of methodological information for this publication; 1.8 Conclusions; 1.9 Feedback on contents; 2. INDICES OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Volume indices; 2.3 International guidelines and recommendations
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