coefficient of concordance


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coefficient of concordance

[¦kō·ə′fish·ənt əv kən′kȯrd·əns]
(statistics)
A statistic that measures the agreement among sets of rankings by two or more judges.
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The coefficient of concordance W is calculated according to the formula:
Significance of the coefficient of concordance and consistency of estimates made by the group of experts are determined by the criterion [chi square] (Kendall 1970):
Species associations: the Kendall coefficient of concordance revisited, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics 10: 226-245.
Coefficient of concordance, In: Encyclopedia of Research Design, SAGE Publications.
The Kendall coefficient of concordance among the development panelists is W = .
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