RE: Digits separator

Subject: RE: Digits separator
From: Kath Bowman <Kath -dot- Bowman -at- au -dot- saabgroup -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 08:37:56 +1030

Our company style guide (here in Australia) is to use the comma if the number is more than 4 digits long, but no comma for 4 digits:

1000
10,000
1,000,000

For decimal points we use the full stop, e.g. $12,000.34 represents 12 thousand dollars and thirty four cents.

Kath Bowman
Technical Writer

Saab Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Saab Systems Pty Ltd)
21 Third Avenue
Mawson Lakes SA 5095
www.saabgroup.com/au




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Digits separator: From: Haim Roman
Re: Digits separator: From: Lin Sims

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