Average weight of the agricultural products

Price Index / Index of Producer Prices for Agricultural Products / 2017

To calculate the producer price index for agricultural products a weighting scheme is used. The weighting factor attached to each elementary index and aggregate index corresponds to the sales value of the respective product (excluding VAT) during the base period (2015=100) according to Eurostat methodology. Weights are also used to join indices of main groups and aggregate indices.
Operational Definition