Official Statistics (ISS Statistics Paper II (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 7 - 11 of 24

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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 prices as fixed

c.

Regards the base year quantities 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?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

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

c.

Provides basic details about all economic enterprises in the country.

d.

Indicator of industrial growth in the Indian economy

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.

Ignores relative quantities

b.

Compares absolute prices to absolute quantities

c.

Considers relative quantities

d.

Compares relative quantities to relative prices

Question number: 10

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

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bangalore

b.

Ahmedabad

c.

Chennai

d.

Nagpur

Question number: 11

» Official Statistics » Population Census

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What is De-facto method of collecting population census?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Persons are counted whenever they are found

c.

All of the above

d.

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