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Farmer's Share to Consumer Peso

Definition

Farmer's share to consumer peso refers to the ratio of food farm price to food retail price. It analyzes farmer's income in relation to consumer money spent on food items in retail markets. It indicates how much of the price paid by the consumers goes back to the farmers.

Computational formula
$$\table FSC=( {{Q_t.Pf_t}/{Pr_t}} ) 100; where,FSC, =,\text"farmer's share in percent"; ,Q_t,=,\text"the conversion factor of farm products"; ,,,\text"to marketable product"; ,Pf_t,=,\text"the farm price at time t"; ,Pr_t,=,\text"the retail price at time t";$$
Basic dataFarmgate Price
SourcePhilippine Statistics Authority (PSA)
Definition

Farmgate Prices refer to payments received by farmers for the sale of their produce at the first point of sale regardless of whether sold in the farm or elsewhere.

Frequency of collectionMonthly
Frequency of disseminationMonthly
Temporal disaggregation Monthly/Annual
Spatial disaggregationNational/Regional/Provincial
Basic dataRetail Price
SourcePhilippine Statistics Authority (PSA)
Definition

Retail prices are the prices at which retailers sell their goods or commodities to consumers in the marketplace.

Frequency of collectionMonthly
Frequency of disseminationMonthly
Temporal disaggregation Monthly/Annual
Spatial disaggregationNational/Regional/Provincial