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DECILE

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French Equivalent: Décile

Definition:
One of the nine variate values which divide the total frequency into ten parts.

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.

Cross References:
Quantiles

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Sunday, May 26, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 25, 2003