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Terminology on statistical metadata.

Terminology on statistical metadata.

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Published by United Nations in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Statistics -- Dictionaries.,
  • Metadata -- Terminology -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreDictionaries., Terminology
    SeriesStatistical standards and studies ;, no. 53
    ContributionsUnited Nations. Statistical Commission., United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe., Conference of European Statisticians.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHA17 .T43 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3370910M
    ISBN 109211167612
    LC Control Number2004450962
    OCLC/WorldCa45631579

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    Metadata means "data about data". Although the "meta" prefix (from the Greek preposition and prefix μετά-) means "after" or "beyond", it is used to mean "about" in epistemology. Metadata is defined as the data providing information about one or more aspects of the data; it is used to summarize basic information about data which can make tracking and working with specific . Part C of this framework is entitled "Metadata and the Statistical Cycle". This part refers to the phases of the statistical business process (also known as the statistical value chain or statistical cycle) and provides generic terms to describe them. Since November , this work has been taken over by the Modernisation Committee on Standards.


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Statistical metadata are data about statistical data. Context: Metadata comprises data and other documentation that describes objects in a formalised way (Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE), "Terminology on Statistical Metadata", Conference of European Statisticians Statistical Standards and Studies, No.

53, Geneva. Metadata is simply data about data. It means it is a description and context of the data. It helps to organize, find and understand data. Here are a few real world examples of metadata: Those are some typical metadata elements: Every time you take a photo with today's cameras a bunch of metadata is gathered and saved with it.

A statistical metadata system is a data processing system that uses, stores and produces statistical metadata. Source Publication: Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE), "Terminology on Statistical Metadata", Conference of European Statisticians Statistical Standards and Studies, No.

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In other words, it is "data about data." Many distinct types of metadata exist, including descriptive metadata, structural metadata, administrative metadata, reference metadata and statistical metadata.

Descriptive metadata is descriptive information about a resource. Using terminology models for describing a certain subject field has been practiced since more than five years in different international projects for describing the area of statistical metadata: Neuchatel Group for Classifications () “Terminology model for classifications and related concepts”.

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Prosper1, James T. Linnemann 2, and Wolfgang A. Rolke3 1 Department of Physics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FloridaUSA 2 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA 3 Department of Mathematics, University of Puerto File Size: KB.Glossary of Statistical Terms You can use the "find" (find in frame, find in page) function in your browser to search the glossary.