It consists of randomly selected MÜSİAD (Independent Industrialists and Businessmen’s Association) member workplaces on the basis of the particular province’s share in GDP, regardless of the turnover of the workplace. At least 500 enterprises from a pool of 1100 are included in the questionnaire.
Within the scope of PUMAX, two separate monthly questionnaires were developed, one for the industry and another one for the service sector. The industry and manufacturing sector and the service sector questionnaires comprise 6 and 5 questions respectively. The industry and manufacturing questionnaire includes assessments regarding output, procured raw materials, inventory, delivery time, and employment. On the other hand, the service sector questionnaire embodies assessments regarding business volume, inventory, delivery time, and employment.