# per capita forecasts

## French translation: prévisions par pesonne

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 English term or phrase: per capita forecasts French translation: prévisions par pesonne Entered by:

 13:41 Sep 3, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
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 English term or phrase: per capita forecasts consumption and per capita forecasts largely depend on: ....etc.
 Local time: 15:00
 prévisions par pesonne Explanation:per capita: To find out if one city really is more dangerous than another, you need to determine a per capita murder rate. That is, the number of murders for each person in town. To find that rate, simply divide the number of murders by the total population of the city. So it means: per person. http://nilesonline.com/stats/percap.shtml
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ildiHo
Local time: 15:00
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na +3prévisions per capitaclaudie
na +2prévisions par pesonneildiHo
na +1prevision par têteildiHo

13 mins peer agreement (net): +2
prévisions par pesonne

Explanation:
per capita:

To find out if one city really is more dangerous than another, you need to determine a per capita murder rate. That is, the number of murders for each person in town.
To find that rate, simply divide the number of murders by the total population of the city.

So it means: per person.

http://nilesonline.com/stats/percap.shtml

 ildiHoLocal time: 15:00PRO pts in pair: 54

agree  Germaine: et peRsonne, évidemment...
 18 mins
-> Merci! Personne ne l'a vu que toi :-)

agree
 11 hrs
-> merci!

15 mins peer agreement (net): +1
prevision par tête

Explanation:
another version....

 ildiHoLocal time: 15:00PRO pts in pair: 54

agree
 28 mins

16 hrs peer agreement (net): +3
prévisions per capita

Explanation:
Dans les ouvrages de sociologie ou économiques on emploie "per capita" en italique.

Ex. Claude Fischler, L'Homnivore, Ed. Odile Jacob, coll. Points, 1993, p.85

 claudieLocal time: 14:00

agree  Ana and Michel: effectivement, surtout l'expression par tête est légèrement péjorative (on est pas des veaux).
 8 mins
-> à moins de faire un inventaire à la Prévert bien sûr !

agree  Rita Cavaiani: per capita (latin) ne se traduit pas
 8 hrs

agree
 1 day 3 hrs

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