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CONSISTENCY ERROR

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Definition:
A consistency error refers to the occurrence of the values of two or more data items which do not satisfy some predefined relationship between those data items.

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

Cross References:
Consistency

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 Monday, April 15, 2013