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CORRECTION RULE

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Definition:
A correction rule is a rule for correcting certain types of errors. Its general form is as follows: "If errors are detected by the checks e1, ......, ek, make a correction in this way”.

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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013