weightage

weightage

(ˈweɪtɪdʒ)
n
chiefly Indian another name for weighting
References in periodicals archive ?
The Nepali Congress is left behind with 11,428 vote weightage and the RJP-N and the FSF-N has vote weightage of 2,845 and 3,198 vote weightage.
Eighty percent weightage will be given to the written test scores and twenty percent weightage to the interview scores, it added.
The sports ministry unveiled a new pointbased selection system, giving 90 per cent weightage to the medal- winning performances at various international events.
The newspaper attributed the importance of the Kingdom to its spiritual, economic and political weightage. "The Kingdom has been countering terrorism and hosting reconciliation conferences and at the same time it has been advocating dialogue among religions and civilizations in addition to a domestic dialogue on various national topics." The Kingdom has been trying to become a major sought-after center for reconciliation and settlements of key issues that endanger situations at regional and international arenas and extends all possible assistance and help to bring about moderate and flexible solutions for any issue around the world, the paper noted.
The Reserve Bank of Australia said the weightage of the Chinese yuan would rise by one percentage point to form 16.3672 percent of the trade-weighted index in fiscal 2008-09.
MEDICAL ENTRANCE TEST: The Punjab government plans to propose to the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) to reduce the medical college entrance test weightage from 50 per cent to 30pc.
Dubai: About 80-90 per cent of the volume seen on UAE bourse was seen in auction trade, traders said on Thursday as FTSE lowered the weightage of UAE stocks along with Egyptian names on the emerging market gauge in favour of Kuwaiti names.
Education, with 5.75% weightage, saw its index expand 9.2% year-on-year this November and was unchanged month-on-month.
For instance, no marks were given for post-doc experience, no credit for PhD and MPhil research supervision, no weightage was given for university-level teaching experience, no credit for membership/fellowship of national/international academic organisations/bodies and no weightage for academic research projects was given in the new criteria.
He said MQM gives due weightage to his talk and expressed the hope that they will take the process of negotiation forward.
They said the college has redistributed the scoring pattern of the category to give more weightage to the trials and past achievements.
A RESEARCH study by a French organisation concluded that around 70 per cent of the weightage for jobs in the job market is given to effective communication skills (both written and spoken) as well as effective body language.