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Awareness in index numbers

Open to
All staff in the Government Statistical Service
Training category
Analytical
Type of training
Online
Length
1 hour
Organiser
GSS Capability
Provider
GSS Capability
Location
Online

Description:

This course will provide participants of all grades and backgrounds with an awareness of index number techniques. It will also introduce the main formulae used by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to construct price and quantity indices.

Learning outcomes:

This course will:

  • provide an overview of the methods used to produce official statistics, rather than the field of index numbers more generally
  • provide participants of all grades and backgrounds with an awareness of index number techniques
  • introduce the main formulae used on ONS to construct price and quantity indices

How to book:

Please email: gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk

Contact:

Email: gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk

Related courses:

Introduction to index numbers

Intermediate index numbers