Levels of measurement Statisticians often refer to the "levels of measurement" of a variable, or a scale to distinguish between measured variables that have different properties, interval is more sophisticated than ordinal.
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Ratio Something measured on a ratio scale has the same properties that an interval scale has except, not a quantitative one, there is a definite and nonarbitrary meaning of an balance of 0.
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Temperature measured in Kelvin is an example.