Definition: Mirror statistics
Statistical concept; Peer reviews
The statistical procedure used for inferring a country's, region's, etc. data or checking their accuracy, by bilateral comparisons of the basic measures of a statistical flow with other countries, regions, etc.
Based on University of Michigan, “Deardorffs' Glossary of International Economics”, online glossary last consulted 8th May 2013, and Eurostat, "Statistics on the trading of goods - User guide", Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg, 1998