Define: Activity Ratio

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Definition: Activity Ratio

Quick Summary of Activity Ratio

The activity ratio is a metric which determines a company’s ability to convert it’s balance sheet accounts into revenue.

What is the dictionary definition of Activity Ratio?

Dictionary Definition

This ratio is used in Management accounting and consists of the production achieved for an accounting period divided by the production level regards as achievable for said period.

Production Achieved / Projected Production Level.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Activity Ratio are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 27th January 2019.