# statistics

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- noun

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### a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters

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- sampling
- distribution
- statistical distribution
- centile
- percentile
- decile
- quartile
- cross section
- grab sample
- random sample
- experimental variable
- independent variable
- degree of freedom
- dependent variable
- predictor variable
- Bernoulli's law
- law of large numbers
- Bayes' theorem
- Bayes' postulate
- applied math
- applied mathematics
- statistical method
- statistical procedure
- least squares
- method of least squares
- multivariate analysis
- statistic
- average
- norm
- demographic
- deviation
- moment
- distribution free statistic
- nonparametric statistic
- parametric statistic
- outlier
- mean deviation
- mean deviation from the mean
- modal value
- mode
- median
- median value
- mean
- mean value
- arithmetic mean
- expected value
- first moment
- expectation
- geometric mean
- harmonic mean
- second moment
- variance
- standard deviation
- covariance
- frequency distribution
- Gaussian distribution
- normal distribution
- Poisson distribution
- bell-shaped curve
- Gaussian curve
- Gaussian shape
- normal curve
- universe
- population
- subpopulation
- sample distribution
- sample
- proportional sample
- representative sample
- stratified sample
- regression toward the mean
- simple regression
- statistical regression
- regression
- multiple correlation
- multiple regression
- multicollinearity
- regression analysis
- regression equation
- regression of y on x
- regression coefficient
- linear regression
- rectilinear regression
- curvilinear regression
- regression curve
- regression line
- time series
- vital statistics
- correlational analysis
- correlation matrix
- factor analysis
- analysis of variance
- ANOVA
- correlation table
- correlational statistics
- correlation
- curvilinear correlation
- nonlinear correlation
- skew correlation
- partial correlation
- first-order correlation
- coefficient of correlation
- correlation coefficient
- covariation
- direct correlation
- positive correlation
- indirect correlation
- negative correlation
- Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient
- product-moment correlation coefficient
- multiple correlation coefficient
- biserial correlation
- biserial correlation coefficient
- nonparametric statistics
- rank-difference correlation
- rank-difference correlation coefficient
- rank-order correlation
- rank-order correlation coefficient
- Kendall test
- Kendall partial rank correlation
- coefficient of concordance
- Kendall rank correlation
- Kendall's tau
- tau coefficient of correlation
- fourfold point correlation
- phi coefficient
- phi correlation
- chance-half correlation
- split-half correlation
- tetrachoric correlation
- tetrachoric correlation coefficient
- spurious correlation
- Bernoulli distribution
- binomial distribution
- binomial theorem
- probability theory
- theory of probability
- biometrics
- biometry
- biostatistics
- information theory
- actuary
- statistician
- weighting
- weight
- co-vary
- bimodal
- unimodal
- significant
- nonsignificant
- nonparametric

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