APM dahsboard shows excessive metrics

APM Server version: 6.7.0 (amd64

APM Agent language and version: 4.2.1

** I have configured the apm plugin to django app as per given instruction in the official document, but when i load the application, hit the URL and check the metrics in the APM dashboard? it shows diff always, for E.g i send 10 rps but in kibana dashboard shows around 20rpm(double)**:

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Setup ap server.
  2. setup django app with apm : https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/apm/agent/python/2.x/django-support.html(settings.py conf below)

ELASTIC_APM = {
'SERVICE_NAME': 'myapp',
'DEBUG': True,
'SECRET_TOKEN': '',
'SERVER_URL': 'http://w.x.y.y:8200',
}

  1. send a request to app url
  2. Check the metrics in kibana dashboard