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MEASURE

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Definition:
The phenomenon or phenomena to be measured in a data set.

Context:
In a data set, the instance of a measure is often called an observation.

Source Publication:
Statistical Data and Metadata Exchange (SDMX) - BIS, ECB, Eurostat, IBRD, IMF, OECD and UNSD - Metadata Common Vocabulary.

Cross References:
Data set
Key family
Observation

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Monday, December 19, 2005

Last updated on Monday, December 19, 2005