Diversity Score

Diversity Score

A measure of the diversification (by industry) of a collateralized debt obligation. Moody's was the creator and the original user of the diversity score.
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A recent survey shows that average dietary diversity score in Swat, Shangla and Kohistan districts is 3.
Based on a 15-food group model as designed by FAO [10], Dietary Diversity Score (DDS) was created and categorized per the number of food groups consumed in the 24 hours preceding the study.
15) The past 24-hour dietary intake of the child was reported by the mother using a food frequency questionnaire and converted to a dietary diversity score defined as the number (0-7) of food groups (grains/ tubers, legumes, meat/fish, eggs, vitamin A rich fruits and vegetables, non-vitamin A rich fruits and vegetables, and dairy) eaten by the child and the number (0-3) of animal-source food groups (meat, eggs and dairy) eaten.
For institutions, the benefits of having a posse on campus extend far beyond upping their diversity score, says Mike Schoenfeld, senior vice president and chief philanthropic advisor at Middlebury College.
Dietary diversity score (DDS), as one of the diet quality indicator (11,12), was found to be inversely associated with CVD risk (13) and metabolic syndrome (14).
For all 266 isolates tested, the number of alleles and the Simpson's index of diversity score (D) identified in each locus are summarized in the Table.
Released on May 31, 2012, the magazine's report assigns a diversity score based on the firms' percentage of minority attorneys and partners in the previous year.
However, the highest geographic diversity score came from an ITI with 2064 active and inactive customers spread out over 37 markets.
Food diversity score is the number of primary foods available to the household during a specified period.
As most rated loans are on the books of the US branches of major banks, almost all transactions involve portfolios of US syndicated loans with Average Ratings ranging from BB to BBB, with a Diversity Score of 50 to 70.
For example, if a classroom was 80% Hispanic, the diversity score would be 20.