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Glossary - Definition of Term

IMF based rate
Definition These include :
IMF exchange rates : which are annual averages of exchange rates communicated to IMF and published in International Financial Statistics. This publication includes three types of rates : (a) market rates; (b) official rates; and (c) principal rates.
UN operational rates : When no information is available from International Financial Statistics or the IMF economic information system, the Statistics Division has used United Nations operational rates or other available information.
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It is acknowledged that this glossary uses descriptions of the OECD glossary of statistical terms, the Glossary of the System of National Accounts 1993 and the UN classifications registry.

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