Occurence vs Prevalence - What's the difference?

occurence | prevalence |


As nouns the difference between occurence and prevalence

is that occurence is while prevalence is prevalence.

occurence

English

Noun

(head)
  • prevalence

    Noun

  • The quality or condition of being prevalent; wide extension.
  • (epidemiology) The total number of cases of a disease in a given statistical population at a given time, divided by the number of individuals in that population.
  • See also

    * incidence