means any charge or price for electric services and all related services regulated by the commission, including, availability, terms of payment, and minimum service period. Puc 1601.03 (Tariff and Special Contracts Rules)
The prices language service providers generally charge for their work. Rates might be per word or page based on a count of the source or the target document, or they might be hourly fees. Service providers generally charge different rates for different services (e.g. checking/editing is generally cheaper than translating).
Large group health insurance is medically underwritten at the time of purchase, with rates based on employee participation and prior claims experience. In a large group employment situation, employees are not generally asked to fill out a medical questionnaire prior to obtaining coverage. The health insurance company bases annual premium changes for large employer groups primarily on the claims experience of the group in past years, as well as any overall increases in the cost of providing health insurance coverage. An example of such costs would be changes in laws that may impact operating expenses.
of tax - Percentages of income that must be paid as tax. The Department of Finance sets the basic income tax rates, which vary progressively with the amount of income received. For GST/HST purposes, the GST rate is 7%, while the HST rate is 15%.
Indicators are often presented in the form of rates where a raw count is contextualised by dividing by a relevant 'population' figure. This 'population' figure may be the actual population of an area, or may be people of working age etc. A rate is often quoted as per 1000 population or as percent of population.