# volume index

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## vol·ume in·dex

an indication of the relative size (for example, volume) of erythrocytes, calculated as follows: hematocrit value, expressed as per cent of normal ÷ erythrocyte count, expressed a percentage of normal = volume index.

## vol·ume in·dex

(vol'yūm in'deks)
An indication of the relative size (e.g., volume) of erythrocytes, calculated as follows: Hematocrit value, expressed as the percentage of normal ÷ red blood cell count, expressed as percentage of normal = volume index.
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Pointing to the 7 percent increase in quantity index in export figures of July, Buyukeksi said, "This is an indicator showing that there is an improvement".
It can be calculated as turnover at current prices, deflated by the deflator of sales, or as a quantity index derived directly from the quantity of goods sold.
The quantity index for individual asset classes is constructed based on the perpetual inventory method using deflated investment expenditures and estimates of the depreciation pattern for that class.
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They adopt the view that once the input price index has been defined in a suitable way, the input quantity index should be defined implicitly by the property that the product of the relative price index and the relative quantity index should equal the relative expenditure index.
The new monthly quantity index for semiconductors and related devices is constructed from detailed information on physical quantities and average unit values for about 300 distinct devices.

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