Quintile

Quintile,

Definition of Quintile:

  1. Any of five equal groups into which a population can be divided according to the distribution of values of a particular variable.

  2. One of the four numbers (values) that divide a range of data into five equal parts, each being 1/5th (20 percent) of the range. See also quartile.

  3. An aspect of 72° (one fifth of a circle).

How to use Quintile in a sentence?

  1. Being able to break down each quintile will let you know how to proceed the following year if there are slow times.
  2. We had to find out the quintile and then we had to go to lunch because I was really hungry and didnt wanna work anymore.
  3. As it has then gone three fifths around the zodiac or 216°, that is three quintile divisions, in the other direction, it is again pointing towards Earth, and this is within less than one degree!.
  4. In 1980, a majority of voters in three out of five income quintiles reported choosing the Democratic candidate, and the fourth quintile was nearly tied.
  5. When breaking things down to every quintile you must make sure to get all of your data correct to the percent.

Meaning of Quintile & Quintile Definition