RANK ORDER CORRELATION By N., Sam M.S. - 2 A measure of degrees of relationships amongst two variables. The variables must have been placed in ranks. RANK ORDER CORRELATION: "The rank order correlation compared the relationship between two variables." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Evaluation of a Quantitative Study DOMINANCE RELATIONSHIP Developing a Case Study SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Comparison of Assessment Tools RANK, OTTO (1884-1939) A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide Ethics and Legal Course: Landmark Legal Case ATTITUDE SCALES Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RANK ORDER CORRELATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rank-order-correlation/ (accessed July 5, 2022).