Seafood price and quantity data are reported by the U.S. Census Bureau. Data for the years 2000 and 2009 follow.
2000 Qty. (000 lb.) 
2000 Price ($/pound) 
2000 Price ($/pound) 

Halibut  75,190  1.91  2.33 
Lobster  83,180  3.62  3.09 
Tuna  50,779  1.87  1.97 
a. Compute a price relative for each type of seafood. Round your answers to one decimal place.
Seafood  Price Relatives 
Halibut  
Lobster  
Tuna 
b. Compute a weighted aggregate price index for U.S. domestic seafood catch. Round your answer to one decimal place.
Comment on the change in seafood prices over the 9year period.
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