# Official Statistics (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper II (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 12 - 17 of 24

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## Question number: 12

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

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### Question

Which of the following is not the characteristic of Index Numbers?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Are specialized averages

b.

Measure the gross change in a group of related variables

c.

Measures the net change in a group of related variables

d.

Measure the effect of changes over period of time

## Question number: 13

» Official Statistics » Gender Awareness and Statistics

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### Question

Which organization published the “Women and Men in India” report?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

NSO

b.

IIP

c.

CSO

d.

NSSO

## Question number: 14

» Official Statistics » National Statistical Commission » Need, Constitution, Role, Functions

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### Question

What is the aim of National Statistical Commission?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

To enhance the efficiency by incorporating more workforce

b.

Enhance the quantity of data that is collected from various different sources.

c.

To improve role of Central Statistical Organisation

d.

To reduce the problems faced by statistical agencies in the country in relation to collection of data

## Question number: 15

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

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### Question

An index number is used to measure:

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Changes in quantity

b.

Changes in a variable over time

c.

Changes in price

d.

Changes in demand

## Question number: 16

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

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### Question

Headquarters of Field Operations Division of NSSO are located at?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chennai

b.

Bombay

c.

New Delhi

d.

Kolkata

## Question number: 17

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

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### Question

The Laspeyres and Paasche index are examples of:

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Weighted quantity index only

b.

Weighted index numbers

c.

Aggregate index numbers

d.

Weighted price index only

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