Awareness in index numbers

Open to
Government analysts
Training category
Analytical
Type of training
Online
Length
1 hour
Organiser
Analysis Function Capability Team
Provider
Analysis Function Capability Team
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 use your Learning Hub account to access the course online. Alternatively, please email gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk.

Contact

Email: gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk

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