Incidence vs Occurence - What's the difference?

incidence | occurence |


As nouns the difference between incidence and occurence

is that incidence is the act of something happening; occurrence while occurence is .

incidence

English

Noun

(wikipedia incidence) (en noun)
  • The act of something happening; occurrence
  • The extent, or the relative frequency of something happening
  • (physics) The striking of radiation or a projectile upon a surface
  • (epidemiology) A measure of the risk that a person develops a new condition within a specified period of time, usually a year.
  • Derived terms

    * angle of incidence * incidence algebra * incidence axiom * incidence function * incidence geometry * incidence graph * nonincidence

    See also

    * prevalence

    occurence

    English

    Noun

    (head)