Agricultural Price Indices

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

Agricultural input and output price indices, broken down by type of product or service.


A Methods and Quality Report is available for this statistic.

Source

CSO surveys, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine administrative data, auction mart prices, factory slaughterings prices and creamery milk prices.

Scope

All agricultural produce and purchases of goods and services by farmers.

Frequency

Monthly

Reference period

Calendar month and year

Start date

1995

Timeliness

Monthly results available 7 weeks after the end of the reference period; annual preliminary estimate two months before the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Farm output
    Cattle; Sheep; Pigs; Poultry; Milk; Cereals; Potatoes; Vegetables; Eggs; Wool
  • Farm consumption
    Straight feeding stuffs; Compound feeding stuffs (Calf; Cattle; Pig; Poultry); Straight fertilisers; Compound fertilisers (NPK; PK); Other Fertilisers; Seeds; Energy (Motor fuels; Electricity; Lubricants); Plant protection products; Veterinary expenses; Maintenance of Materials and Buildings; Other Goods and Services.

Theme

Economy - Prices

Page Created

2007-12-01

Page Modified

2017-11-07

Keywords

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