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Is there a term that determines the ratio of size of ciphertext $|c|$ and plaintext $|n|$? I vaguely recollect reading it as scale out factor. Is there a better term? Or a popular term for this?

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    $\begingroup$ Ciphertext expansion? $\endgroup$ – user94293 Jun 2 '16 at 6:00
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Ciphertext expansion, or expansion ratio are terms used to indicate this.

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