ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Comparing NAS and ASI

Measuring Manufacturing

Bringing attention back to the manufacturing sector and to the statistics available to understand it, this analysis presents the differences in size and rates of growth of the sector when measured using the new National Accounts Statistics series (2011–12) and the Annual Survey of Industries. Clearly, changes in methods of measuring (for instance, the shift from the establishment approach to the enterprise approach) have introduced unexplained changes into measures of the manufacturing sector.



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Updated On : 23rd May, 2017

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