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INDIRECT COMPILATION METHOD

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Definition:
An indirect compilation method is one in which a national account data item is obtained indirectly, often through the use of indicators, rather than from direct observation through survey or administrative source.

Source Publication:
Measuring the Non-Observed Economy: A Handbook, OECD, IMF, ILO, Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States, 2002, Annex 2, Glossary.

Hyperlink:
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/9/20/1963116.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Thursday, July 18, 2002

Last updated on Wednesday, February 04, 2004