ratio scale


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ra·ti·o scale

a scale that involves physical units and demonstrates their relations.
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The indicators can be presented on the nominal, sequencing, interval, or ratio scale.
2) Influence factor (3) Type of scale 1 Plottage area Ratio Scale 2 Total floor area Ratio Scale 3 Land ratio Ratio Scale 4 Floor area ratio Ratio Scale 5 No.
The point at which the line crosses the Waist-to-Hip Ratio scale down the middle of the chart is your ratio.
This approach assumes the measures are a ratio scale, and there is little or no evidence for this.
However, it also detracts from the utility of a ratio scale such as probability of death.