**Description of concordant and discordant in SAS PROC LOGISTIC**

Part of the default output from PROC LOGISTIC is a table that has entries including`percent concordant’ and `percent discordant’. To me, this implies the percent that would correctly be assigned, based on the results of the logistic regression. But that is not what it is. It looks at all possible pairs of observations. A pair is concordant if the observation with the larger value of X also has the larger value of Y. A pair is discordant if the observation with the larger value of X has the smaller value of Y; here, X and Y are the predicted value and the actual value.

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