Origin of percentile
Examples from the Web for percentile
Contemporary Examples of percentile
These differentials, he writes “places the average black at roughly the 16th percentile of the white IQ distribution.”Immigrants’ IQ Lower, Wrote Coathor of Heritage Foundation Report
May 9, 2013
The new measure is a relative measure, pegged to (approximately) how much the 33rd percentile is spending on various things.The Poor We Shall Always Have With Us
November 16, 2012
Really well, actually—in the 97th percentile on reading comprehension and the 87th in math.The Great College Road Trip
April 8, 2011
A state in the 90th percentile (with the least amount of complaints filed) was given 20 points.
A state in the 90th percentile (with the least amount of hate crimes) was given 20 points.
Historical Examples of percentile
In height he gained from the 25 percentile to the 40 percentile.Adenoids and Diseased Tonsils
Margaret Cobb Rogers
In other words, the lengths of the individual vectors denote the percentile rle that each night played in the total density.A Quantitative Study of the Nocturnal Migration of Birds.
George H. Lowery.