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Performance Indicator

A qualitative or quantitative means of measuring an output or outcome, with the intention of gauging the performance of an organisation, program, policy or initiative.

(Treasury Board Secretariat)

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Performance indicators are also sometimes referred to as "performance measures."

 

Reference:

 

Treasury Board Secretariat. Results Based Management Lexicon. http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/cee/pubs/lex-eng.asp

     

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