- 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.
Origin of demographic
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So far as demographical information furnishes these tests it is of the highest value.Folkways
William Graham Sumner
- of or relating to demography
- a section of the population sharing common characteristics, such as age, sex, class, etc
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- Of or relating to demography.
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