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GROUP

Statistics Directorate    
French Equivalent: Groupe

Definition:
A set of elements, individuals, or observations all of which possess one, or more, characteristics in common. The word also occurs occasionally in statistics in its mathematical sense.

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.

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Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Sunday, May 19, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, April 29, 2003