Project title – National Accounts Statistics Mission
Beneficiary – National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat)
Donor – IMF Implementing agency- IMF, Statistics Department
Period covered – 05/01/2009 - ongoing
Type of assistance – Technical assistance
Main objectives – (I) Assess progress in compiling and balancing volume measures; (II) Discuss the implementation of the main recommendations of the 2008 SNA; (III) Follow-up on the recommended methodologies for compiling volume measures for taxes on products, the user cost method for owner-occupied dwellings; improved estimates of consumption of fixed capital and changes in inventories.
Main results – Enhanced quarterly accounts methodology, improved volume estimates and better classification of final expenditures