6351.0.55.001 - Labour Price Index: Concepts, Sources and Methods, 2004  
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Provides a comprehensive information about the Labour Price Index (LPI), including the concepts underlying the index, as well as the data sources and methods used. It explains what the indexes measure and outlines the various sources of the price information used to compile the indexes.

Replaces: 6346.0

Chapter 1. Overview of the LPI
Chapter 2. Price Index Theory
Chapter 3. The Labour Price Index
Chapter 4. Wage Price Indexes
Chapter 5. Non-wage Price Indexes
Chapter 6. Compiling the Indexes of the LPI
Chapter 7. Outputs
Appendix 1 Treatment of Businesses as Statistical Units
Appendix 2: Price indexes and contract price indexation