# Glossary of government statistical methodology

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This category has names and abbreviations relevant to U.S. government staff creating and using statistical and economic data.

Relevant terms: AFQT, AHEAD, Amos, BHPS, BLS, CEX, CFTC, clustered data, cohort, cointegration, Compustat, Consumer Expenditure Survey, CPI, CPI-U, CPI-W, CPS, CRSP, DataDesk, EconLit, establishment, ExecuComp, FASB, filter, FIPS, Freddie Mac, Gauss, GDP deflator, GSOEP, High School and Beyond, HLM, HRS, HSB, INSEE, IPUMS, JMP, Limdep, ln, log, longitudinal data, M1, March CPS, Matlab, Minitab, MSA, NAICS, NASS, national accounts, natural experiment, NELS, NIPA, NLREG, NLS, NLSY, NLSYW, NORC, OES, plant, poor, poverty, PSID, R, R&D, RATS, Research and Development, ridit scoring, S-Plus, SAS, SHAZAM, SIC, SIPP, SLID, SMR, SMSA, Solas, SPSS, SSEP, SSRN, Stata, Statistica, SUDAAN, top-coded, tract, tutorial in Matlab, unemployment, urban ghetto, WesVar, X-11 ARIMA.