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Question number: 7

» Official Statistics » Index Numbers » Types, Need, Data Collection Mechanism, Periodicity

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The Laspeyres price index:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Regards the current year quantities as fixed

b.

Regards the base year quantities as fixed

c.

Regards the base year prices as fixed

d.

None of the above

Question number: 8

» Official Statistics » National Statistical Organization » Vision and Mission, NSSO and CSO Roles and Responsibilities

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What is the role of NSSO?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Provides basic details about all economic enterprises in the country.

b.

Prepares national accounts, compiles and publishes industrial statistics and conducts economic census and surveys

c.

Indicator of industrial growth in the Indian economy

d.

To conduct national sample surveys to assist in socio-economic planning and policy-making

Question number: 9

» Official Statistics » Index Numbers » Types, Need, Data Collection Mechanism, Periodicity

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A simple aggregate price index:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Compares relative quantities to relative prices

b.

Compares absolute prices to absolute quantities

c.

Ignores relative quantities

d.

Considers relative quantities

Question number: 10

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Which of the following is not the data processing center of NSSO?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Nagpur

b.

Bangalore

c.

Chennai

d.

Ahmedabad

Question number: 11

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What is De-facto method of collecting population census?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Persons are counted whenever they are found

b.

Person is counted on the basis of his habitual place of residence and as such persons temporarily present at the place are excluded and those temporarily absent are included

c.

None of the above

d.

All of the above