I Understand
We use cookies.Click here for details.

Confidence Intervals

In statistics, a confidence interval (CI) is a type of estimate computed from the statistics of the observed data. This proposes a range of plausible values for an unknown parameter (for example, the mean). The interval has an associated confidence level that the true parameter is in the proposed range. The confidence level is chosen by the investigator. For a given estimation in a given sample, using a higher confidence level generates a wider (i.e., less precise) confidence interval.

See full entry on Wikipedia

In the conversation

These are the most commonly used hashtags on social media when mentioning Confidence Intervals. The top three related items are medtwitter, covid19, and data.

hashtag wordcloud

Data Scientist

Confidence Intervals is most commonly found in Data Scientist job descriptions. To learn more about the role, click the button below.

Explore the role