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net national disposable income
Description
Net national disposable income may be derived from net national income by adding all current transfers in cash or in kind receivable by resident institutional units from non-resident units and subtracting all current transfers in cash or in kind payable by resident institutional units to non-resident units.
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
net national income
Description
The aggregate value of the balances of net primary incomes summed over all sectors is described as net national income.
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
net primary income from abroad
Description

Net primary income from abroad is defined as the total value of the primary income receivable by an institutional unit or sector from abroad less the total of the primary income payable abroad.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
net reproductive rate
Description

Refers to the average number of daughters that would be born if women survived to the end of their reproductive period, taking into account the average femala survivors.


Source : Labour Force and Social Statistics
Source Detail : Vital Statistics
net value added
Description

Net value added is the value of output less the values of both intermediate consumption and consumption of fixed capital.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
neutral holding gain
Description
A neutral holding gain is the value of the holding gain that would accrue if  the  price of the asset changed in the same proportion as the general price level - i.e. merely kept pace with the general rate of inflation or deflation.
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
nitrogen dioxide (NO2)
Description

Nitrogen Dioxide is formed in the ambient air through the oxidation of Nitrogen Monoxide (NO). This reddish brown toxic gas has a sharp and pungent odour.
 


Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Environment Statistics
nominal holding gain
Description
The nominal holding gain on a given quantity of an asset is the value of the benefit accruing to the owner of that asset as a result of a change in its price or, more generally, its monetary value over time.
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
nominal interest
Description
When a debtor is able to discharge his liability to the creditor by repaying principal equal in money value to the funds borrowed, the associated interest payments are described as "nominal".
Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non migrants
Description

Those whose usual place of residence at the two reference dates is the same or those who move within the same locality. 


Source : Labour Force and Social Statistics
Source Detail : Migrantion Survey Report Malaysia