Dataset: SPF – Survey of Professional Forecasters

Data Structure Definition: Forecast

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Cube dimensions and attributes
  Concept description Concept Codelist Usage on SDW portal
1. dimension Frequency FREQ CL_FREQ Frequency dimension: used in Dimension Filters on Data Selection, Data Table and Quick View pages.
2. dimension Reference area REF_AREA CL_AREA_EE Country codes: used in Georgraphic Area filters on Data Selection pages.
3. dimension Forecast topic FCT_TOPIC CL_FCT_TOPIC
4. dimension Forecast histograph breakdown FCT_BREAKDOWN CL_FCT_BREAKDOWN
5. dimension Forecast horizon FCT_HORIZON CL_FCT_HORIZON
6. dimension Frequency of the survey SURVEY_FREQ CL_FREQ
7. dimension Forecaster identifier FCT_SOURCE CL_FCT_SOURCE
Observation-level attribute Observation value OBS_VALUE
Observation-level attribute Observation status OBS_STATUS CL_OBS_STATUS Observation status: displayed on the Data Table and Quickview pages, downloadable in SDMX format.
Observation-level attribute Observation confidentiality OBS_CONF CL_OBS_CONF Observation confidentiality: displayed on the Data Table and Quickview pages, downloadable in SDMX format.
Observation-level attribute Pre-break observation value OBS_PRE_BREAK Observation pre-break value: displayed on the Data Table and Quickview pages, downloadable in SDMX format.
Observation-level attribute Observation comment OBS_COM Observation comment: displayed on the Data Table and Quickview pages, downloadable in SDMX format.
Time Series-level attribute Collection indicator COLLECTION CL_COLLECTION Collection attribute: used on the Data Table, Data Chart and Quick View pages, displayed on the Metadata page.
Time Series-level attribute Compiling organisation COMPILING_ORG CL_ORGANISATION
Time Series-level attribute Data dissemination organisation DISS_ORG CL_ORGANISATION
Sibling-level attribute Title TITLE Short title: used in the Search and displayed on Data Selection, Metadata and Quick View pages.
Sibling-level attribute Title complement TITLE_COMPL Long title/description: used in the Search and displayed on Data Selection, Metadata and Quick View pages.
Sibling-level attribute Unit UNIT CL_UNIT Unit: displayed on the Data Table, Metadata and Quickview pages, downloadable in CSV and SDMX format.
Sibling-level attribute Unit multiplier UNIT_MULT CL_UNIT_MULT Unit Multiplier: displayed on the Data Table, Metadata and Quick View pages, downloadable in CSV and SDMX format.
Sibling-level attribute Decimals DECIMALS CL_DECIMALS Number of decimals: used on the Data Table and Quick View pages.
Sibling-level attribute Source agency SOURCE_AGENCY CL_ORGANISATION Source Agency: displayed on the Data Table, Data Chart and Quick View pages.


Code List Description

Code Code Description
F0_0T0_4 from 0.0 to 0.4
F0_5T0_9 from 0.5 to 0.9
F10_0T10_4 from 10.0 to 10.4
F10_5T10_9 from 10.5 to 10.9
F11_0 more than or equal to 11.0
F11_0T11_4 from 11.0 to 11.4
F11_4 more than or equal to 11.4
F11_5 more than or equal to 11.5
F11_5T11_9 from 11.5 to 11.9
F11_9 more than or equal to 11.9
F12_0 more than or equal to 12.0
F12_0T12_4 from 12 to 12.4
F12_5T12_9 from 12.5 to 12.9
F13_0 more than or equal to 13.0
F13_0T13_4 from 13 to 13.4
F13_5T13_9 from 13.5 to 13.9
F14_0 more than or equal to 14.0
F14_0T14_4 from 14 to 14.4
F14_5T14_9 from 14.5 to 14.9
F15_0 more than or equal to 15.0
F1_0T1_4 from 1.0 to 1.4
F1_5T1_9 from 1.5 to 1.9
F2_0T2_4 from 2.0 to 2.4
F2_5T2_9 from 2.5 to 2.9
F3_0T3_4 from 3.0 to 3.4
F3_4 more than or equal to 3.4
F3_5 more than or equal to 3.5
F3_5T3_9 from 3.5 to 3.9
F3_9 more than or equal to 3.9
F4_0 more than or equal to 4.0
F4_0T4_4 from 4.0 to 4.4
F4_5T4_9 from 4.5 to 4.9
F4_9 more than or equal to 4.9
F5_0 more than or equal to 5.0
F5_5T5_9 from 5.5 to 5.9
F6_0T6_4 from 6.0 to 6.4
F6_5T6_9 from 6.5 to 6.9
F7_0T7_4 from 7.0 to 7.4
F7_5T7_9 from 7.5 to 7.9
F8_0T8_4 from 8.0 to 8.4
F8_5T8_9 from 8.5 to 8.9
F9_0T9_4 from 9.0 to 9.4
F9_5T9_9 from 9.5 to 9.9
FN0_5TN0_1 from -0.5 to -0.1
FN10_0TN9_6 from -10.0 to -9.6
FN1_0TN0_6 from -1.0 to -0.6
FN1_5TN1_1 from -1.5 to -1.1
FN2_0TN1_6 from -2.0 to -1.6
FN2_5TN2_1 from -2.5 to -2.1
FN3_0TN2_6 from -3.0 to -2.6
FN3_5TN3_1 from -3.5 to -3.1
FN4_0TN3_6 from -4.0 to -3.6
FN4_5TN4_1 from -4.5 to -4.1
FN5_0TN4_6 from -5.0 to -4.6
FN5_5TN5_1 from -5.5 to -5.1
FN6_0TN5_6 from -6.0 to -5.6
FN6_5TN6_1 from -6.5 to -6.1
FN7_0TN6_6 from -7.0 to -6.6
FN7_5TN7_1 from -7.5 to -7.1
FN8_0TN7_6 from -8.0 to -7.6
FN8_5TN8_1 from -8.5 to -8.1
FN9_0TN8_6 from -9.0 to -8.6
FN9_5TN9_1 from -9.5 to -9.1
IR Interest rate
LAB Labour cost
OIL Oil price
POINT Point forecast
SUM Histographic sum over all intervals
T0_0 less than 0.0
T5_0 less than 5.0
T5_5 less than 5.5
T6_5 less than 6.5
T7_0 less than 7.0
T7_5 less than 7.5
T9_0 less than 9.0
TN10_0 less than -10
TN1_0 less than -1.0
TN1_5 less than -1.5
TN2_0 less than -2.0
TN2_5 less than -2.5
TN3_0 less than -3
TN4_0 less than -4.0
TN5_0 less than -5
TN6_0 less than -6
TN7_0 less than -7
TN8_0 less than -8
TN9_0 less than -9
USD US dollar exchange rate in Euro