prevalence

Definitions

General Science

Health Economics

  • (written as Prevalence)
    The proportion of a population in which a particular medical condition prevails at a particular date (point prevalence) or over a period (period prevalence).

Medical

  • noun the number of cases of a disease in a specific place at a specific time

Sports

  • noun the average proportion of a sample population, e.g. a sports team, that is injured at any given time
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