Definitions for "Prevalence"
The quality or condition of being prevalent; superior strength, force, or influence; general existence, reception, or practice; wide extension; as, the prevalence of virtue, of a fashion, or of a disease; the prevalence of a rumor.
the measure of people in a population affected by a disease or condition at a particular time.
The number of existing cases in a population who have the disease at a given point (or during a given period) of time.
prevalence - malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Keywords:  asperger, autism, nine, syndrome, boys
The prevalence of Autism is approximately 1 per 2000 people, the prevalence of Autism and Asperger's together is 1 per 1000 people. Although it is not known why, boys are affected more than girls. For Autism the sex ratio is four males to one female, for Asperger's syndrome, the ratio is nine males to one female.
Refers to the percentage of women who reported being victimised at least once during a specific period, such as during the previous 12 months or 5 years prior to the survey or over their lifetime.
The measure of how often the collection of items in an association occur together as a percentage of all the transactions. For example, "In 2% of the purchases at the hardware store, both a pick and a shovel were bought."
the quality of prevailing generally; being widespread; "he was surprised by the prevalence of optimism about the future"
Predominant or extensively existing.
Keywords:  alternative, support, term
An alternative term for Support.