An alternative name for probability. The risk of an event occurring is the probability of the event occurring and is mainly used when the event is related to a health issue or is an undesirable event.
Based on this sample of students, the risk of failing = 44/146 = 0.30
The risk of failing for students with regular attendance = 17/100 = 0.17
Curriculum achievement objectives references
Probability: Levels 7, (8)