confidence limits
noun plural Date: 1939 the end points of a confidence interval

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • confidence limits —    Limits attached to a confidence interval. The 95% confidence limits, for example, when measuring a 10 kb allele on a gel in a certain laboratory may be 9.9 to 10.1 kb …   Forensic science glossary

  • confidence limits — noun For a statistical sample a pair of values that delimit the interval for which there is a certain probability that the true value of some deduced variable lies between those values. A sample of 1000 showed that the correlation between weight… …   Wiktionary

  • confidence limits — pasikliovimo intervalo ribos statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Apatinė ir viršutinė ribos, tarp kurių, su tam tikra tikimybe, gali būti tikroji vertė (sistemingoji paklaida priimama kaip nereikšminga). atitikmenys: angl …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • confidence limits — the endpoints or boundaries of a confidence interval, delineating the minimum and maximum values of the range expected to contain the parameter …   Medical dictionary

  • confidence limits — Statistics. a pair of numbers used to estimate a characteristic of a population, such that the numbers can be stated with a specified probability that the population characteristic is included between them. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • confidence limits — /ˈkɒnfədəns lɪməts/ (say konfuhduhns limuhts) plural noun a pair of numbers used to estimate a characteristic of a population from a sample, which are such that it can be stated with a specified probability that the pair of numbers calculated… …   Australian English dictionary

  • confidence limits — Statistics. a pair of numbers used to estimate a characteristic of a population, such that the numbers can be stated with a specified probability that the population characteristic is included between them. [1935 40] …   Useful english dictionary

  • confidence limits of measurement error — matavimo paklaidos pasikliovimo ribos statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Matavimo rezultato paklaidos pasikliovimo intervalo viršutinė ir apatinė riba. atitikmenys: angl. confidence limits of measurement error vok.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Доверительные границы (confidence limits) — Д. г. имеют отношение к интервальному оцениванию и связаны со стандартными ошибками статистик: выборочных средних, коэффициентов корреляции, предсказанных значений переменной и т. д. При интервальном оценивании главной задачей яв ся определение… …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • confidence intervals — confidence intervals, confidence limits The spread of values around the mean for a sample surveyvariable which, using the conventional 95 per cent confidence level, equate to the mean plus or minus two standard deviations, or standard errors of… …   Dictionary of sociology

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”