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IMF Country Report No. 22/142

MONGOLIA

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT—HIGH FREQUENCY INDICATORS MISSION

May 2022

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Mongolia

Report on the High Frequency Indicators Mission (March 1–12, 2021)

August 2021

Prepared by Craig Kavanagh

The contents of this report constitute technical advice provided by the staff of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to the authorities of Mongolia (the “TA recipient”) in response to their request for technical assistance. This report (in whole or in part) or summaries thereof may be disclosed by the IMF to IMF Executive Directors and members of their staff, as well as to other agencies or instrumentalities of the TA recipient, and upon their request, to World Bank staff, and other technical assistance providers and donors with legitimate interest, unless the TA recipient specifically objects to such disclosure (see Operational Guidelines for the Dissemination of Technical Assistance Information). Publication or Disclosure of this report (in whole or in part) or summaries thereof to parties outside the IMF other than agencies or instrumentalities of the TA recipient, World Bank staff, other technical assistance providers and donors with legitimate interest, shall require the explicit consent of the TA recipient and the IMF’s Statistics Department.

Contents

  • Glossary

  • SUMMARY OF MISSION OUTCOMES AND PRIORITY RECOMMENDATIONS

  • DEVELOPING THE MIEA

  • A. Indicator Series Evaluation

  • B. MIEA Framework

  • C. Seasonal Adjustment Practices

  • DETAILED RECOMMENDATIONS

  • A. Officials Met During the Mission

  • TABLES

  • 1. Priority Recommendations

  • 2. Quarterly and Monthly Coefficient to Allocate Output of Crops and Livestock

  • 3. Detailed Recommendations

  • 4. Implementation Status of Previous Recommendations

Glossary

D4D

Data for Decisions trust fund

ESD

Economic statistics department

IPI

Industrial Production Index

ISIC

International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities

MIEA

Monthly Indicator of Economic Activity

NA

National Accounts

NASRD

National Accounts and Statistical Research Department

NSOM

National Statistics Office of Mongolia

QGDPP

Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by Production Approach

TA

Technical Assistance

Mongolia: Technical Assistance Report-High Frequency Indicators Mission
Author: International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.