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non-durable good
Description

A non-durable good is one which is used up entirely in less than a year, assuming a normal or average rate of physical usage.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-life insurance premiums
Description

Non-life insurance premiums comprise both the actual premiums payable by policyholders to obtain insurance cover during the accounting period (premiums earned) and the premium supplements payable out of the property income attributed to insurance policyholders, but excluding social contributions.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-market producers
Description

Non-market producers consist of establishments owned by government units or NPISHs that supply goods or services free, or at prices that are not economically significant, to households or the community as a whole.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-private households
Description

Households living in collective living quarters such as hotels, hostels, welfare institution, etc. and place not intended for living purpose but were used at such on Census Day.


Source : Population and Demography
Source Detail : Population and Housing Census, Characteristics of Household
non-profit institutions (npis)
Description

Non-profit institutions (NPIs) are legal or social entities created for the purpose of producing goods and services whose status does not permit them to be a source of income, profit or other financial gain for the units that establish, control or finance them.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
non-profit institutions engaged in market production
Description

Non-profit institutions engaged in market production consist of those NPIs which charge fees determined by their costs of production and which are sufficiently high to have a significant influence on the demand for their services, but any surpluses such institutions make must be retained within those institutions as their status as "Non-profit institutions (NPIs)" prevents them from distributing them to others.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-profit institutions engaged in non-market production
Description

Non-profit institutions engaged in non-market production are NPIs that are incapable of providing financial gain to the units which control or manage them, and which must rely principally on funds other than receipts from sales to cover their costs of production or other activities.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs)
Description

Non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs) consist of non-market NPIs that are not controlled by government.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
non-resident
Description 1

A unit is non-resident if its centre of economic interest is not in the domestic economic territory (i.e. it operates from abroad).


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
Description 2

A non-resident refer to a person, company or institution that lives in, or is located/operating in a country outside Malaysia.


Source : External Sector
Source Detail : Statistics Of International Trade In Services
non-residential buildings
Description

Non-residential buildings are buildings other than dwellings, including fixtures, facilities and equipment that are integral parts of the structures and costs of site  clearance and preparation.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)