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non-response errors
Description

Non-response errors due to several reasons such as vacant house, 'no one at home', refusal to co-operate or not qualified LQ, The sample size estimated for HIS & BA 2014 has taken into account all the possibilities.


Source : Prices
Source Detail : Household Income Survey Report
non-sampling error
Description

These errors may arise through incomplete survey coverage, weakness in the frame, response error, non-response error and also error during processing such as editing, coding and data capture.


Source : Prices
Source Detail : Household Income Survey Report
NPISH final consumption expenditure
Description

Final consumption expenditure of  NPISHs consists of the expenditure, including imputed expenditure, incurred by resident NPISHs on individual consumption goods and services.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
number of person engaged
Description 1

Number of persons engaged refers to all persons during December or the last pay period of the reference year. The number of persons engaged is classified by the following categories: i. Working proprietors and active business partners, ii. Unpaid family workers, iii.Full-time employees, iv.Part-time employees, v.Agriculture labour workers, vi.Logging workers directly employed, vii. Workers employed through labour contractors and viii. Workers under subcontractors.


Source : Agriculture
Source Detail : Economic Census-Forestry and Logging
Description 2

Employment covers all persons engaged during December or the last pay period of the reference year. The number of persons engaged was classified under the following categories: i. Working proprietors and active business partners, ii. Unpaid family workers, iii. Full-time employees and  iv. Part-time employees.


Source : Services
Source Detail : Economic Census - Accommodation Services
nursery
Description

Produce seedlings and saplings to be used for reforestation projects, research, urban forestry and landscape activities.


Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Environment Statistics