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head count

or head·count (hĕd′kount′)
n.
1. The act of counting people in a particular group.
2. The number of people counted in this way.

head count

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headcount

n
1. a check of the number of people present
2. (Commerce) commerce the number of people employed by a company or organization

head′ count`

or head′count`,


n.
an inventory of people in a group taken by counting individuals: a head count of senators opposing the bill.
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Noun1.head count - number of people in a particular group
count - the total number counted; "a blood count"
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Pulley said that head counts in the transfer and career areas of the college "provide a more accurate reflection of enrollment trends" because they enroll the more traditional-type of college student, one that carries a full-time load of about 12 credit hours, and because they represent about 94.2 percent of total enrollment.
UNEMPLOYMENT will continue to fall in Coventry and Warwickshire as local businesses make promises to increase their head counts due to strong business confidence in the region.
Speaking of head counts and chickens, don't go there.
What's even stranger is that the Germans have been so lazy with their head counts over the past 20 years.
Most studies of the issue have found an association between a greater number of primary care physicians per population and better health outcomes, and almost all have based their conclusions on simple head counts of primary care physicians derived from the American Medical Association Masterfile.
Most studies that have been conducted on the issue have found an association between a greater number of primary care physicians per population and better health outcomes, and almost all have based their conclusions on simple head counts of primary care physicians derived from the American Medical Association Masterfile.
(Corcoran executives said the company has more than that number of agents, because some do not appear on the firm's website, which The Real Deal uses to tally head counts for all firms because it's more up to date than state licensing filings.) [more]
The CCCCO Data Mart was used to collect term-level data on head counts, enrollments in transfer courses and course success patterns.
They would prefer a formula other than one based on head counts to assess fees, and they are concerned that cost-sharing fees could affect their ability to accomplish their overseas missions.
Simple head counts of providers are unlikely to produce realistic estimates of the actual supply of health care available to a population (Larson, Ballweg, and Hart 2001; Ricketts, Hart, and Pirani 2000).
While these estimates could be used to inflate the head counts for each of these two groups, they only apply to national data and are not broken down by state or county area.
The study, based partly on actual head counts of churchgoers, argues that the rate of church attendance is actually about half that claimed for years by social scientists.