confidence coefficient


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confidence coefficient

[′kän·fə·dəns ‚kō·i′fish·ənt]
(statistics)
The probability associated with a confidence interval; that is, the probability that the interval contains a given parameter or characteristic. Also known as confidence level.
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Assume that for the given CL, a lower confidence bound for PD = p of confidence coefficient CL is desired: that is for a binomial observation X ~ BIN (n, p), one requires a function [p.
The confidence coefficient, or one minus the risk (1 - [Alpha]), is determined by assessing the uncertainty set or the interval for the probability of bankruptcy.