Project title – Provision of Statistical Services for Purchasing Power Parities (PPP) for Georgia and Ukraine
Beneficiary – National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat), State Statistics Service of Ukraine (Ukrstat)
Donor – Eurostat (via ICON institute)
Implementing agency – ICON institute
Period covered – 06/02/2017-31/03/2019
Type of assistance – Technical assistance
Main objectives – The project is aimed to include Georgia in the 2017 ICP global comparison through participation in the 2017 Eurostat-OECD comparison which is one of the eight regional comparisons that are to be combined to obtain the global comparison. Participation requires Geostat to provide all the data necessary for Georgia to be compared with the other countries in the Eurostat-OECD comparison.
Main results – The project is designed to assist Geostat to meet the above-mentioned requirement in line with Eurostat-OECD methodology and within the resources available to Geostat. As a result, Georgia will be included in the final results of 2017 ICP round in line with other participating countries, which facilitates better comparability and integration of statistical data of Georgia.