• Applied research in the area of price indices, especially consumer price indices.
Undertake research with a view to providing advice to national statistical offices on:
1. Emerging issues in price indices including developments in weighting and calculation methodology as well as inclusion of new goods/services.
The Ottawa Group meets every second year. The next meeting will take place on Wednesday 4 to Friday 6 May 2011 in New Zealand. More information regarding the next meeting is available at http://www.stats.govt.nz/ottawa-group-2011.aspx.