1332.0.55.002 - Statistical Language!, 2008  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 27/06/2008  First Issue
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Contents >> Rate >> Definition


Rate is an expression of the ratio; it represents the relationship between two measurements. While the division operator of a ratio is a colon, the division operator of a rate is per. The rate is used when the two variables are of different measurements (or units).

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