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1332.0.55.002 - Statistical Language!, 2008  
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 27/06/2008  First Issue
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Contents >> Index >> What do indexes tell you?

WHAT DO INDEXES TELL YOU?

Indexes are commonly used to track the changes in business and economic conditions. They measure the growth of prices, production and other quantities of economic interest. One of the most widely known index is the Consumer Price Index, which provides a general measure of change in the price of consumer goods and services.





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