What is FACTOR LOADING?

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is a term used primarily within the process of factor analysis; it is the correlational relationship between the manifest and latent variables in the experiment (these must be identified before proceeding).

FACTOR LOADING: "There is typically a relationship established between the manifest and latent variables in an experiment, this can be observed during factor loading."

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