This is a collection of existing measure formats.
ACORD, a leading insurance standardization organization uses the following semantics for expressing measures:
- NumUnits (Required) Decimal
- UnitMeasurementCd (Optional) the value must be one of the ones defined by UNECE.
The internation system of measures consists of base and derived units of measure.
For instance, meter (m) is the elementary unit of length, second (s) the elementary unit of time, and speed or velocity is derived and expressed in meter per second (m/s).