median

(redirected from 50th percentile)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • all
  • adj
  • noun

Synonyms for median

Synonyms for median

at, in, near, or being the center

a point or an area equidistant from all sides of something

something, as a type, number, quantity, or degree, that represents a midpoint between extremes on a scale of valuation

Synonyms for median

the value below which 50% of the cases fall

relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in a set with an even number of values)

Synonyms

Related Words

dividing an animal into right and left halves

Synonyms

Related Words

relating to or situated in or extending toward the middle

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Last year, third-graders and sixth-graders scored above the 50th percentile.
Those with a CCS greater than zero or a CIMT higher than the 50th percentile are classified as testing positive for subclinical atherosclorosis.
Through this intense focus on literacy, Romer said he hoped elementary students would reach the 50th percentile national average on Stanford 9 reading tests by 2004, middle school students would reach that level by 2006 and high school students would reach the 50th percentile in reading by 2007.
Stanford 9 scores are measured in percentile points, with the 50th percentile being the average score for students nationwide.
consistently scored above the 50th percentile -- the national norm for the test administered in 29 state-wide programs.
For schools using "Math + Music" that started below the 50th percentile, the average increase for grade 2 was 16.
The 50th percentile is the value that is the midpoint of the range of values reported for that variable (also referred to as the median).
Compared to non-network students, who scored at the 50th percentile, the difference is not huge, says Tom Loveless, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy organization.
com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Labor & Employment market is one of the most stable in terms of consistent work available but hourly rates tend to be at or below the 50th percentile for the smaller firms AMLAW 101 - 200 and below and at the 70th percentile for the larger Firms.
In a mechanistic fashion companies will target the total value of a CEO's compensation to a specified percentile, or benchmark, almost always at the 50th percentile or above.
At intersection 5, blind participants missed the surge of the lead vehicle in the near parallel lane at a significantly lower rate when the ambient sound level of the three-second window immediately preceding the surge was below the 50th percentile (M = 7.
Districts classified as "above average" rank at or above the 50th percentile of all school districts in the survey sample; "below average" districts rank below the 50th percentile.
8220;It may set salary levels at the 45th to 50th percentile of market pay but provide large upside potential through bonus and long-term incentive plans.
Living in a household at the 50th percentile with outstanding student debt and 2007 net worth of $128,828 is associated with a $69,976 decrease in 2009 net worth (a loss of about 54 percent) compared with a similar household with no student debt.
A study is cited which contends that an increase in test scores from the 50th percentile to the 85th percentile in high school mathematics translates into 12 percent higher annual earnings.