[ dem-uh-graf-ik, dee-muh- ]
/ ˌdɛm əˈgræf ɪk, ˌdi mə- /
adjective Also dem·o·graph·i·cal.
of or relating to demography, the science of vital and social statistics.
a single vital or social statistic of a human population, as the number of births or deaths.
a specific segment of a population having shared characteristics: The producers were looking for a show that would appeal to the 18-34 demographic.
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OTHER WORDS FROM demographicdem·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for demographic
So far as demographical information furnishes these tests it is of the highest value.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
British Dictionary definitions for demographic
/ (ˌdɛməˈɡræfɪk, ˌdiːmə-) /
of or relating to demography
a section of the population sharing common characteristics, such as age, sex, class, etc
Derived forms of demographicdemographical, adjectivedemographically, adverb
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Medical definitions for demographic
[ dĕm′ə-grăf′ĭk, dē′mə- ]
Of or relating to demography.
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