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GRAPHICAL DATA EDITING

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Definition:
Graphical editing uses graphs to identify anomalies in data.

Context:
While such graphical methods can employ paper, the more sophisticated use powerful interactive methods that interconnect groups of graphs automatically and retrieve detailed records for manual review and editing.

Source Publication:
Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE), "Glossary of Terms on Statistical Data Editing", Conference of European Statisticians Methodological material, Geneva, 2000.

Cross References:
Data editing

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

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Wednesday, March 13, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, June 11, 2013