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INDIRECT VOLUME COMPARISON

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Definition:
A volume comparison between two countries made by dividing the expenditure ratio by the price ratio.

Context:
Volume comparisons are usually made indirectly.

Source Publication:
Eurostat, OECD, 2007, Eurostat-OECD Methodological Manual on Purchasing Power Parities, OECD, Paris – Annex VII, Glossary of terms and abbreviations.

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Thursday, July 12, 2007

Last updated on Thursday, July 12, 2007