The principal duty of Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) is, to compile data and information, and produce, publish and provide necessary.statistics in the areas the country needs. TurkStat receives data from individuals, households, businesses via researches and censuses. Then analyze the data received and transform it into a statistical information. This statistical information is a reliable guide for all levels of society in decision making processes.
Furthermore, they prepare the Official Statistical Program including information about which description, methodology, concept and classification shall be used, and by which institution and how frequently it shall be compiled and published periodicity, in compliance with other institutions.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts the Turkish CPI.
Data items include: Description, Database Domain Code, Price Index, Database Source, and Database Symbol.