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    Translation correct?

    absolut / prozentual - in absolute terms / ... rate

    Source Language Term

    absolut / prozentual

    Correct?

    in absolute terms / ... rate

    Examples/ definitions with source references
    Russia's HIV/AIDS epidemic is bigger in absolute terms, whereas Ukraine shows a higher HIV/AIDS prevalence rate.
    Comment
    Ich würde Euch gerne fragen, ob der Satz deutlich ist. Es geht um den Vergleich von zwei Ländern bezüglich der Verbreitung von HIV/AIDS. In Russland ist die Epidemie in absoluten Zahlen größer, in der Ukraine prozentual gesehen.
    Authorbaba jaga (434749) 03 Jan 11, 12:39
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    "prevalence": is wrong here, IMO. To express the German meaning, I'd use "percentage: instead, which is what the German does, too:

    ... in total numbers whereas the number of ... is higher in the Ukraine percentage-wise.

    e.g.
    #1Authordude (253248) 03 Jan 11, 14:19
     
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