regression analysis



  • noun a method of discovering the ratio of one dependent variable and one or more independent variables, so as to give a value to the dependent variable


  • noun a method of discovering the relationship between one variable and any number of other variables giving a coefficient by which forecasts can be made. The technique is used by statisticians to forecast the way in which something will behave.
  • noun analysis which allows the prediction of the value of a variable from several predictor variables


  • acronymRA

Health Economics

  • synonymmultiple regression
    (written as Regression Analysis)