# frequency distribution

## Definitions

### Economics

- noun a statistical representation in which a population is divided into various categories

### Electronics

- A function describing the frequency with which a variable assumes a given value. It may be expressed as a
__graph__of the number of occurrences versus the possible values. Also called distribution (3).

### Health Economics

- (written asA distribution of the frequencies with which an event or observation occurs.
*Frequency Distribution*)

### Marketing

- noun statistics, usually in the form of a graph,
__showing__how often a sample group responded in a certain way to a questionnaire