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(Statistics) statistics a specific value assigned to a parameter of a population on the basis of sampling statistics. Compare interval estimate
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Point estimates for these risk ratios were all somewhat greater than associations using lag 0-2 [PM.
Security firm Check Point estimates CopyCat has earned its operators $1.
Some experts suggest authors avoid using the terms statistically significant or not significant, but instead report the p values, point estimates, and effect sizes.
Across 21 mainly retrospective studies included in the review, point estimates ranged from 0.
351X, produces point estimates (or forecasts) of costs (Y) for alternative values of X.
Statistically speaking, point estimates of the mean in a normal distribution actually have zero confidence.
As expected, the 4 models generated point estimates of more moose than observed as raw counts, both because of imperfect detection and incomplete sample coverage.
2) As a result of this proceeding Contracting Authority intends to conclude a framework agreement for each task separately with a maximum of 5 Contractors who have obtained the best point estimates for each task separately, selected in the basis of the evaluation criteria described later in the Terms of Reference.
These observations indicated that sardine schools in coastal waters are detected in greater abundance than schools in open water, that school species composition may be influenced by type of coastal habitat, and showed a decrease in point estimates of total SCB sardine tonnage from 2012 to 2013.
Self-reported reservation wages decline at a modest rate over the unemployment spell, with point estimates ranging from 0.
Our point estimates are very close to Payne and Siow (2003) who find that an increase in earmarks for research funding of $1 million increases the number of papers by about ten.
There was no significant difference between the point estimates for angling pressure in all survey scenarios (full, one-half, one-third) compared to the actual census values in both lakes, with the exception of the full survey in Mirror Lake #1.