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Learning Statistics with Python

Sample vs Population

Knowing statistics will broaden your horizons; you will be able to find statistical patterns and manipulating data. Let's start with the fundamental definitions: **sample** and **population**.

**Sample**

A sample is an unbiased subset of the population that contains characteristics of the population.

**Population**

The population is a set of identical items in our study of interest

**Sample vs Population: Example**

Population | Sample | |

Example: | All the students in the class | The top 5 students in the class |

Example: | All students graduated from university | 100 random students graduated from university |

Choose the example of sample:

Select the correct answer

Section 1.

Chapter 1