COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF SOME SELECTED DOMESTIC COMMODITIES USING FOUR METHODS OF PRICE INDEX (A CASE STUDY OF TARABA STATE FOR PERIOD OF 2008-2016)

Okorie Charity Ebelechukwu
2018 International Journal of Technical Research & Science  
This research work focuses on the use of price indices to compare prices of some selected domestics commodities in Taraba state. Secondary data were collected, from the Statistical year book, Taraba State. The data were analyzed using Lasepeyre's, Pa'asches, Wa'aschs and Kelly's price indices. In the analysis we observed that there was an increase of about 5.7% in prices of commodities in 2010 also an increase in prices of about 86.31% in 2016 and a little decreases in prices of commodities in
more » ... of commodities in 2009, 2011 to 2015.
doi:10.30780/ijtrs.v3.i8.2018.012 fatcat:uqefrisurfej5bticdonxkqdp4