From Big Medical Encyclopedia

INTENSIVE INDICATORS (synonym indicators of frequency, prevalence) — type of statistics; the relative sizes characterizing frequency about a cut the studied phenomenon is observed in a certain environment or set. Incidence, birth rate, mortality, child mortality, a lethality concern to the most known of them in medicine and health care. It is estimated on 100, 1000, 10 000 and 100 000 inhabitants — see. Sanitary statistics .