# Vocabulary

## BODC parameter semantic model parameter statistic

URI | http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/S07/current/ |
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Description | Controlled vocabulary defining the terms that may be used for a parameter statistic (part of the what theme) in the BODC parameter semantic model. |

Creator | British Oceanographic Data Centre |

Modified | 2022-04-28 |

Version Info | 14 |

Identifier | S07 |

Register Manager | British Oceanographic Data Centre |

Register Owner | British Oceanographic Data Centre |

See Also | https://github.com/nvs-vocabs/S07 |

License | https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ |

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ID ↑ | Preferred Label ↑ | Definition ↑ | Date ↑ |
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S0700046 | 1-minute maximum | The largest value recorded within any continuous period of one minute as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700021 | 1-minute mean | A value representing the average over a one minute time interval. The method for calculating the mean may vary depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700045 | 10-minute maximum | The largest value recorded within any continuous period of ten minutes as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700019 | 10-minute mean | A value representing the average over a ten minute time interval. The method for calculating the mean may vary depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700047 | 10-second maximum | The largest value recorded within any continuous period of ten seconds as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700031 | 10th percentile | The value below which 10 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700032 | 16th percentile | The value below which 16 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700039 | 1st percentile | The value below which 1 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700044 | 2-minute maximum | The largest value recorded within any continuous period of two minutes as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700020 | 2-minute mean | A value representing the average over a two minute time interval. The method for calculating the mean may vary depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700049 | 20-minute mean | A value representing the average over a twenty minute time interval. The method for calculating the mean may vary depending on the type of observations being made. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700033 | 25th percentile | The value below which 25 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700018 | 30-minute mean | A value representing the average over a thirty minute time interval. The method for calculating the mean may vary depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700048 | 30-second maximum | The largest value recorded within any continuous period of thirty seconds as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2020-01-11 |

S0700040 | 50th percentile | The mid-point of a frequency distribution. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700034 | 5th percentile | The value below which 5 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700035 | 75th percentile | The value below which 75 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700038 | 84th percentile | The value below which 84 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700037 | 90th percentile | The value below which 90 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700001 | 95 per cent confidence interval | The range of values between +/- 1.96 standard deviations of the sampling distribution of means. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700036 | 95th percentile | The value below which 95 percent of the observations may be found. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700015 | annual mean | A value representing the average over one year. The method for calculating annual means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700010 | combined uncertainty | A mathematical combination of several individual estimated, calculated or measured uncertainties; uncertainty derivation should be described in the usage metadata. | 2016-05-20 |

S0700022 | daily maximum | The largest value recorded on a single date or any continuous period of 24 hours as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700023 | daily mean | A value representing the average over a period of 24 hours. The method for calculating daily means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700024 | daily minimum | The smallest value recorded on a single date or any continuous period of 24 hours as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700009 | expanded uncertainty | The standard error (or standard uncertainty) scaled to a given level of confidence by multiplying the value by a coverage factor. | 2015-09-17 |

S0700025 | historic maximum | A value representing the largest maximum for a time interval provided elsewhere in the metadata. For example the largest of the maximum values recorded on the same Day Of Year over a decade. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700026 | historic minimum | A value representing the smallest minimum for a time interval provided elsewhere in the metadata. For example the smallest of the maximum values recorded on the same Day Of Year over a decade. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700042 | hourly maximum | The largest value recorded on any continuous period of 1 hour as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2019-05-31 |

S0700017 | hourly mean | A value representing the average over one hour. The method for calculating hourly means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700043 | hourly minimum | The smallest value recorded on any continuous period of 1 hour as specified elsewhere in the metadata. | 2019-05-31 |

S0700030 | kurtosis | A measure quantifying the sharpness (the extent to which a curve is peaked) of a frequency distribution. | 2018-07-19 |

S0700013 | lower uncertainty | A generic term for the parameter that characterizes the dispersion of the values below the reported value that could reasonably be attributed to a measurand with an asymetrical distribution; uncertainty derivation should be described in the usage metadata. | 2022-04-27 |

S0700002 | maximum | The largest in a set of observations. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700003 | mean | Assumed to be the arithmetic mean (the sum of a set of measurements divided by the sample size) unless explicitly qualified by a subgroup term such as geometric. | 2017-08-11 |

S0700027 | mean maximum | A value representing the average maximum for a time interval provided elsewhere in the metadata. For example the average of the maximum values recorded on the same Day Of Year over a decade. The method for calculating means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700028 | mean minimum | A value representing the average minimum for a time interval provided elsewhere in the metadata. For example the average of the minimum values recorded on the same Day Of Year over a decade. The method for calculating means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-07-05 |

S0700004 | median | The midpoint of a series of numbers. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700005 | minimum | The smallest in a set of observations. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700041 | mode | The most frequent value in a frequency distribution. | 2018-07-23 |

S0700016 | monthly mean | A value representing the average over one month. The method for calculating monthly means varies depending on the type of observations being made. | 2018-02-22 |

S0700006 | not specified | No statistic has been explicitly specified for the parameter entity. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700029 | skewness | A measure quantifying the degree of asymetry of a frequency distribution. | 2018-07-19 |

S0700007 | standard deviation | The square root of the average of the squares of deviations about the mean of a set of data. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700008 | standard error | The standard deviation divided by the square root of the sample size. | 2006-02-17 |

S0700011 | uncertainty | A generic term for the parameter that characterizes the dispersion of the values that could reasonably be attributed to a measurand; uncertainty derivation should be described in the usage metadata. | 2022-04-27 |

S0700012 | upper uncertainty | A generic term for the parameter that characterizes the dispersion of the values above the reported value that could reasonably be attributed to a measurand with an asymetrical distribution; uncertainty derivation should be described in the usage metadata. | 2022-04-27 |

S0700014 | variance | The squared deviation of a random variable from its mean. | 2018-02-15 |