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REPRESENTATIVENESS

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Definition:
A term used to describe how characteristic a particular item is of the types of goods and services included in a basic heading.

Source Publication:
Handbook of the International Comparison Programme, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 62, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Development, Statistical Division, New York, 1992, Glossary.

Hyperlink:
http://unstats.un.org/unsd/methods/icp/ipco_htm.htm

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Thursday, February 6, 2003