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Index numbers TFD - Introductory

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1303_1305

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Titchfield

Fareham

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Brief description: This is a one day classroom based session, aimed at
introducing participants to the theory behind index numbers and the
techniques used in practice.

Learning outcomes: By the end of the course, participants will be able
to understand:
• the uses of index numbers;
• the definitions of value and value share;
• Laspeyres and Paasche indices;
• how to choose an index formula; and
• the definitions of deflation and referencing.

Method of delivery:
This is a one day taught session, delivered at the Newport ONS site
only. This may be taken as a one-off module, or in combination with
other modules as part of the SA Scheme.
T

arget audience:
This is aimed at any ONS/GSS staff who are interested in undertaking
applied learning in seasonal adjustment.

Event Length:
One day

Cost and pre-requisites:
The cost of this course is free to ONS staff. For Government staff who
are external to ONS, the course fee is £116. There are no pre-requisites
for this course, unless being undertaken as part of the SA Scheme.

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