- noun a statistical representation in which a population is divided into various categories
- 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).
- (written as Frequency Distribution)A distribution of the frequencies with which an event or observation occurs.
- noun statistics, usually in the form of a graph, showing how often a sample group responded in a certain way to a questionnaire