- any of the values in a series dividing the distribution of the individuals in the series into one hundred groups of equal frequency
- any of these groups
Origin of percentilepercent + -ile
of a percentile or division into percentiles
One of a set of points on a scale arrived at by dividing a group into parts in order of magnitude. For example, a score equal to or greater than 97 percent of those attained on an examination is said to be in the 97th percentile.
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