Data Quality Dimensions Can Raise Practical Concerns

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By Elliot King

As everybody knows, data quality is usually measured along seven dimensions–the four Cs of completeness, coverage, consistency, and conformity plus timeliness, accuracy and duplication. And the general method to judge data quality is to establish a standard for each of these dimensions and measure how much of the data meets these standards.
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By David Loshin

In our last series of blog entries, I shared some thoughts about data quality assessment and the use of data profiling techniques for analyzing how column value distribution and population corresponded to expectations for data quality. Reviewing the frequency distribution allowed an analyst to draw conclusions about column value completeness, the validity of data values, and compliance with defined constraints on a column-by-column basis.
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