Head Count


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Head Count

1. The number of persons in a given group.

2. The act of counting said persons.
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Speaking of head counts and chickens, don't go there.
If not, as growth returns, and head count and investment increase to match demand - coupled with rising fuel costs - any profit could be eradicated.
Major Finding: A measure of "primary-care physician ambulatory care clinical effort" was more accurate than a simple head count of primary care physicians, and it showed a much stronger association between increased primary care provided in a geographical area and lower rates of mortality and preventable hospitalizations in that area.
That work force reduction, which was initially announced to be 730 employees, ended up being about 950, roughly 25 percent of the head count at the time.
The fact is there is no point moving someone from one job to another if you're trying to cut the head count.
But senior care assistants Sandra Corner and Yvonne Hide said it would have been impractical to do a head count until all 42 residents were evacuated, and that it was the responsibility of firefighters to check bedrooms.
Now the Forestry Commission has joined Northumberland Wildlife Trust to undertake a major head count of the herd.
While winter enrollment still pales in comparison to regular semester enrollment -- the head count for this winter session as of last week was about 3,500 students and the regular semester capped off at about 18,000 for fall 2006 -- it is steadily growing.
sharp, as Daunic takes a head count of the students while they share their latest struggles in living clean.
And if a local reptile dealer with a two-headed snake adds his to the exhibit, the head count would rise to 22, the newspaper reported.
As a result, the company reduced head count by 3% in the first quarter.
Using the procedure described above (equation 1), unadjusted head count data were evaluated and a revised, estimated head count for each provider type was calculated.