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index number

n.
A number indicating change in magnitude, as of price, wage, employment, or production shifts, relative to the magnitude at a specified point usually taken as 100.
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index number

n
(Statistics) statistics a statistic indicating the relative change occurring in each successive period of time in the price, volume, or value of a commodity or in a general economic variable, such as the price level, national income, or gross output, with reference to a previous base period conventionally given the number 100
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Noun1.index number - a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed factsindex number - a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
fact - a statement or assertion of verified information about something that is the case or has happened; "he supported his argument with an impressive array of facts"
BMI, body mass index - a measure of someone's weight in relation to height; to calculate one's BMI, multiply one's weight in pounds and divide that by the square of one's height in inches; overweight is a BMI greater than 25; obese is a BMI greater than 30
business index - a statistical compilation that provides a context for economic or financial conditions; "this business index is computed relative to the base year of 2005"
leading indicator - one of 11 indicators for different sections of the economy; used by the Department of Commerce to predict economic trends in the near future
price index, price level - an index that traces the relative changes in the price of an individual good (or a market basket of goods) over time
short account - the aggregate of short sales on an open market
stock index, stock market index - index based on a statistical compilation of the share prices of a number of representative stocks
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At the same time, the Education CS revealed that none of the nine papers administered during the 2018 KCPE exam were leaked.Candidates can check their results by sending their index number to 20076.
according the Quantum Index Number of Large Scale Manufacturing.
During the period form July-May, 2017-18, domestic production of cement grew by 12.5 percent and it was recorded at 38,513 thousand metric tons as compared the production of 34,370 thousand tons of same period last year, according the Quantum Index Number of Large Scale Manufacturing Industries released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
During the period from July-May, 2017-18, domestic production of vegetable ghee was recorded at 1.116 million tons, which was stood at 1.171 million tons in the same period of last year, according the Quantum Index Number of Large Scale Manufacturing Industries released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
Brokers said market is expected to continue face a lull period with low volumes and range bound oscillation in the index number.
According the computation of quantum index number (QIN) of large scale manufacturing industries of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, during the month of December, 2016, about 4,447 tractors manufactured in the country as against the production of 813 tractors of same month of last year.
Three methods are commonly used to measure TFP growth: growth accounting, index number and econometric method.
The general index number for the cost of living for last August was (130,7) points compared to (130,2) for July 2014, reflecting an increase in the index for August by (0.4 %) compared to July.
These efforts at developing a reference or index number to reflect multiple outcome or process measures are a rational approach to simplifying the large amount of data that confronts us daily.
Chief Inspector Helen Summerfield told us that in Mr Harris' case, CCTV was checked, but that the car could not be identified as the index number provided by witnesses could not be traced and the CCTV did not capture the incident.
ISCE: if your index number is A2567546 then type - ICSE A2567546
A low ankle-brachial index number can indicate narrowing or blockage of the arteries in your legs, leading to circulatory problems, heart disease or stroke.