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TREND ESTIMATES

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Definition:
Trend estimates are derived from seasonally adjusted estimates via an averaging process which attempts to remove the irregular component of the time series. This allows the underlying direction of a time series to be identified.

Source Publication:
Australian Bureau of Statistics, "An Analytical Framework for Price Indexes in Australia: Glossary and References", Canberra, 1997.

Cross References:
Estimate
Seasonal adjustment
Trend

Hyperlink:
http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs%40.nsf/66f306f503e529a5ca25697e0017661f/ff4de83064a2e425ca25697e0018fd44!OpenDocument

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, December 21, 2005