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TÖRNQVIST VOLUME INDEX

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French Equivalent: Indice de volume de Tornqvist

Definition:
A Törnqvist volume index is a weighted geometric average of the quantity relatives using arithmetic averages of the value shares in the two periods as weights.

Source Publication:
SNA 16.27.

Cross References:
Törnqvist price index

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Sunday, November 18, 2001