Collection of prices on building materials and equipment goods : a Zambian experience
The interest in price statistics is widespread. Government agencies, industrial and trading establishments, trade unions, research workers and individual consumers are all interested in price data.
Rapport du groupe de travail sur les statistiques des prix
Le Groupe de travail sur les statistiques des prix réuni au siège de la CEA a Addis Abeba du 25 au 29 juin 1979. Il a été ouvert par le secrétaire exécutif adjoint de la Commission économique pour l'Afrique.
Tentative proposals for the 1983 world programme of industrial statistics
The paper discusses tentative proposals for the 1983 world programme of industrial statistics.
Conduct of the industrial census for the 1973 world programme of Industrial statistics
The main purposes of the world programme of industrial statistics in 1973 are: to improve the flow of information in industrial activity and structures as a means of accelerating economic and social development and also: ...
Report of the seminar on external transactions Kampala, 28 April - 7 May 1975
The seminar on external transactions was convened at the institute of statistics and applied economics Kampala Uganda on Monday 28 April 1975 present were 36 participants from the following countries and organizations ...
Producers' prices for industrial goods
This paper deals with the procedures which may be used to measure the prices at which producers in mining and manufacturing activities sell their output. "Producers prices" differ from, "purchasers prices" because they ...
Summary of country reports on statistical development
The ECA secretariat has translated and reproduced the reports on the development of statistics from those countries which submitted them sufficiently early. Unfortunately, at the time of writings only about ten have been ...
Areas of difficulties encountered by African countries in the development of their trade statistics
For historical reasons trade statistics until fairly recently drawn up for groups of territories or countries which subsequently achieved independence individually. This applied particularly to former French West Africa, ...
Evolutions et améliorations des statistiques industrielles africaines
Pour pouvoir examiner la situation des statistiques industrielles dans les pays africains le secrétariat a rassemblé toutes les données disponibles dans ce domaine. Un premier tableau synoptique donne les titres et un ...
Measuring import price trends in developing countries
This note briefly outlines a new UNCTAD import price trends in developing countries. The annex to the note presents trade for all developing countries and for some individual countries in Africa, America, Asia and the ...