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NPV can refer to:

In economics:

  • Net present value, an economic standard method for evaluating competing long-term projects in capital budgeting

In politics:

  • National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, an initiative in the United States to elect the presidential candidate with the most votes nationwide

In science:

  • Negative predictive value, in biostatistics, the proportion of patients with negative test results who are correctly diagnosed
  • Nuclear Polyhedrosis Virus, a virus that infects butterflies and moths
  • Negative Phase Velocity, an electromagnetic property induced by some exotic optical materials

Other uses:

  • De Nederlandse Padvinders (Netherlands Pathfinders), a precursor to Scouting Nederland, the national scouting organisation of the Netherlands