Annual improvements to gross fixed capital formation source data for Blue Book 2017

Release date: 16 February 2017 9:30am


This article provides an overview of changes to the estimation of Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) which will be introduced as part of the Business Investment Provisional release for 2016 Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec).


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