tests/testthat/test_cpi.R

context("Inflators return correct results")

test_that("cpi returns known results", {
  expect_gt(cpi_inflator(from_nominal_price = 1,
                         from_fy = "2012-13",
                         to_fy = "2013-14",
                         adjustment = "none",
                         useABSConnection = FALSE,
                         allow.projection = FALSE), 
            1.029)
  expect_lt(cpi_inflator(from_nominal_price = 1,
                         from_fy = "2012-13",
                         to_fy = "2013-14",
                         adjustment = "none",
                         useABSConnection = FALSE,
                         allow.projection = FALSE), 
            1.030)
})

test_that("cpi_inflator_general_date same as cpi_inflator", {
  expect_equal(cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2013-14",
                            to_fy = "2014-15",
                            adjustment = "none",
                            useABSConnection = FALSE,
                            allow.projection = FALSE), 
               cpi_inflator_general_date(from_date = "2013-14",
                                         to_date = "2014-15",
                                         adjustment = "none",
                                         useABSConnection = FALSE))
  
  expect_equal(cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2010-11",
                            to_fy = "2014-15",
                            adjustment = "none",
                            useABSConnection = FALSE,
                            allow.projection = FALSE), 
               cpi_inflator_general_date(from_date = "2010-11",
                                         to_date = "2014-15",
                                         adjustment = "none",
                                         useABSConnection = FALSE))
  
  
})

test_that("cpi_inflator_general_date same as cpi_inflator when diverged", {
  expect_equal(cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2013-14",
                            to_fy = "2014-15",
                            adjustment = "none",
                            useABSConnection = FALSE,
                            allow.projection = FALSE), 
               cpi_inflator_general_date(from_date = "2014-01-01",
                                         to_date = "2015-01-01",
                                         adjustment = "none",
                                         useABSConnection = FALSE))
})

test_that("cpi_inflator_general_date messages", {
  expect_message(cpi_inflator_general_date(from_date = "2013",
                                           to_date = "2014"))
  expect_error(cpi_inflator_general_date(from_date = "2015-Q5",
                                         to_date = "2016-Q5"))
})

test_that("cpi returns reasonable forecasts", {
  skip_if_not(packageVersion("rsdmx") >= package_version("0.5.10"))
  expect_gt(cpi_inflator(from_nominal_price = 1,
                         from_fy = "2012-13",
                         to_fy = "2015-16",
                         adjustment = "none",
                         useABSConnection = FALSE,
                         allow.projection = TRUE), 
            1.05)
  expect_lt(cpi_inflator(from_nominal_price = 1,
                         from_fy = "2012-13",
                         to_fy = "2015-16",
                         adjustment = "none",
                         useABSConnection = FALSE,
                         allow.projection = TRUE), 
            1.06)
})

test_that("ABS connection", {
  skip_on_cran()
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "none", 
                               useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "none", 
                               useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
  
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "seasonal", 
                               useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "seasonal", 
                               useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
  
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "trimmed", 
                               useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator(from_fy = "2012-13", 
                               to_fy = "2013-14", 
                               adjustment = "trimmed", 
                               useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100, 
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "trimmed", 
                                        useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100,
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "trimmed", 
                                        useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
  
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100, 
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "seasonal", 
                                        useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100,
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "seasonal", 
                                        useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
  
  internal_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100, 
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "none", 
                                        useABSConnection = FALSE)
  external_ans <- cpi_inflator_quarters(100,
                                        from_qtr = "1960-Q1", 
                                        to_qtr = "1961-Q1", 
                                        adjustment = "none", 
                                        useABSConnection = TRUE)
  
  expect_equal(internal_ans, external_ans, tol = 0.0001)
  
})

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