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A dictionary of statistical terms

by Maurice G. Kendall

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Published by Hafner Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statistics -- Dictionaries

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    Statementprepared for the International Statistical Institute, by Maurice G. Kendall [and] William R. Buckland.
    ContributionsBuckland, William R., joint author., International Statistical Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHA17 .K4 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4737940M
    ISBN 100050022806
    LC Control Number78030734

    Handy guide includes a page outline of essential statistical formulas covering grouped and ungrouped data, finite populations, probability, nonparametric tests, analysis of variance, and more, plus over 1, clear, concise definitions of statistical terms. "Should be part of the library of anyone using statistical methods." — American Library Association. edition. A Dictionary of Statistical Terms, By M. G. Kendall and W. R. Buckland. Prepared for the International Statistical Institute. Edinburgh and London, Oliver.

    This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Statistical Terms, Statistical Significance, Statistically Significant, P-Value, Confidence Interval, Clinical Significance, Clinically Significant, Study Heterogeneity, Clinical Heterogeneity, Statistical Heterogeneity. The OECD Glossary of Statistical Terms is a comprehensive source of definitions relating statistical concepts, variables and acronyms. The Glossary database contains over definitions derived from existing international statistical guidelines and recommendations.

    Given the ISI’s international scope, the need for an affordable multilingual glossary of statistical terms was recognised. This tradition can be traced back to the ISI’s publication, in co-operation with Oliver & Boyd Publishers, the Dictionary of Statistical Terms, edited . Start studying Statistical Terms. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.


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relating to statistics. Learn more. The ISI Multilingual Glossary of Statistical Terms, simply known as the Glossary, translates more than 3, statistical terms into 31 languages.

We hope to have included the terms correctly, however, colleagues who are more familiar with the languages included in the Glossary are kindly asked to send their comments to the ISI. Statistical definition, of, pertaining to, consisting of, or based on statistics.

See more. Statistical definition is - of, relating to, based on, or employing the principles of statistics. How to use statistical in a sentence.

CHAPTER 3 COMMONLY USED STATISTICAL TERMS There are many statistics used in social science research and evaluation. The two main areas of statistics are descriptive and inferential. The third class of statistics is design and experimental statistics. Descriptive statistics involve the tabulating, depicting, and describing of col-lections of data.

The OECD Glossary of Statistical Terms contains a comprehensive set of definitions of the main data items collected by the Organisation. The Glossary also contains definitions of key terminology and concepts and commonly used acronyms.

The definitions in the OECD Glossary are primarily drawn from existing international statistical guidelines. statistical: 1 adj of or relating to statistics “ statistical population”. statistic meaning: 1. information based on a study of the number of times something happens or is present, or other.

Learn more. A GLOSSARY OF SELECTED STATISTICAL TERMS Harrison B. Prosper1, James T. Linnemann 2, and Wolfgang A. Rolke3 1 Department of Physics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FloridaUSA 2 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA 3 Department of Mathematics, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico File Size: KB.

Statistical Terms. Frequency is the number of people who were similar for a given characteristic within a given time period. For example, inmillion adult Americans reported vision loss. Prevalence is a measurement of the proportion of individuals in a population affected by a condition within a particular period of time.

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