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Calendar Units / Date Types (e.g. Year, Month) #105
This issue is now about adding the following two types (or formats of the
Original Description from @Stiivi 2014-02-23
The units should be added to the unit list.
referenced this issue
Aug 9, 2016
EDIT: Added example of alternative hierarchy.
@Stiivi All the current units are real units of measurement. The units of measurement for time are seconds, minutes, etc. but not with respect to any particular anchor.
YYYY and YYYY-MM only make sense given the anchor of 0 at roughly 2016 revolutions of the Earth around the Sun ago. They are not units, at least not in the same sense as the others.