Quality Data

What is quality data?

Quality data is data that is formatted and able to be used in any system that needs the data for analysis and decision making. Operational precision requires quality data to ensure accurate, reliable results.

What are five characteristics of quality data?

The five characteristics that determine the quality of data are:

  • Accuracy
  • Completeness
  • Consistency
  • Reliability
  • Timeliness

 

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