Collection Ratio

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Definition: Collection Ratio


Collection Ratio


Full Definition of Collection Ratio


The average time period for which receivables are outstanding. Equal to accounts receivable divided by average daily sales. also called collection ratio. also called average collection period.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Collection Ratio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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