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In data analysis, what are “relative numbers” and “absolute figures”?

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Sammi Wong
2021年4月28日
In data analysis, what are “relative numbers” and “absolute figures”?

In data analysis, what are "relative numbers" and "absolute figures"?

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Tracy Chu
2021年4月28日

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Sammi Wong
2021年4月28日

Thank you for your sharing.

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Tracy Chu
2021年4月28日

"Relative numbers", which are derived by comparing two related figures, are generally more useful than "absolute figures" in data analyses. The rate, ratio, proportion, and percentage are examples of some commonly used relative numbers.

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