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Real price

The price calculated with the prices of a certain base year, from which the effects of changes in the price level have been removed. In most cases the real price refers to the nominal price deflated with the Consumer Price Index.

Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus