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COMPOSITION CHECK

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Definition:
A composition check verifies whether the structure of a logical unit (e.g. - household) is consistent with the definition (e.g., at least one adult).

Example: A household must have at least one adult.

Source Publication:
UN Statistical Commission, UNECE, 2000. Glossary of Terms on Statistical Data Editing.

Hyperlink:
http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/stats/publications/editingglossary.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Wednesday, March 13, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 12, 2013