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Ratio of total food imports to total imports

Definition

Ratio of total food imports to total imports refers to the proportion of total food imports (raw and processed) to total imports (agricultural and non-agricultural).

Computational formula
$$RTI =\text" Total food imports" / \text"Total imports"$$
Basic dataTotal food Imports and total imports
SourcePhilippine Statistics Authority (PSA)
Definition

Total imports refer to agricultural and non-agricultural goods entering any seaports or airport entry of the Philippines properly cleared through the Customs or remaining under the Customs control.

Total food imports refer to raw/unprocessed food and processed food products.

Frequency of collectionMonthly
Frequency of disseminationMonthly
Temporal disaggregation Monthly
Spatial disaggregationNational