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FREQUENCY TABLE

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French Equivalent: Table de fréquences

Definition:
A table drawn up to show the distribution of the frequency of occurrence of a given characteristic according to some specified set of class intervals. It may be univariate or multivariate but there are difficulties in presenting data tabulated according to more than two variables.

Source Publication:
A Dictionary of Statistical Terms, 5th edition, prepared for the International Statistical Institute by F.H.C. Marriott. Published for the International Statistical Institute by Longman Scientific and Technical.

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Sunday, May 19, 2002

Last updated on Monday, April 28, 2003