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percentile

[pər′sen‚tīl]
(statistics)
A value in the range of a set of data which separates the range into two groups so that a given percentage of the measures lies below this value.
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However, effects of low temperature could not be estimated for Nouna due to its small population size and low death counts, whereas for Stockholm, heat above the 98th percentile was associated with a substantial increase in YLL.
The criteria/thresholds have been defined on the basis of 90th, 95th and 98th percentile to calculate the frequency of maximum temperature extremes and to calculate frequency of minimum temperature extremes 10th, 5th, 2nd percentile value.
The highest scoring girl was determined to be eligible for the gifted program on the basis of her IQ score, which was at the 98th percentile, and on her academic performance.
Educators also indicated that they agreed with the use of traditional definitions of giftedness such as standardized test scores above the 98th percentile and specific academic aptitude, although only half as many strongly agreed that these constructs define giftedness.
He consistently scores in the 98th percentile in reading, math and language arts and ranks among the top achievers in the state.
When we did this at DLA, we were at the 98th percentile for GS-15 and above, but for GS-14 and below, we were at the 20th and 15th percentile.
End of Baseline treatment Follow-up Ken Child Behavior Checklist Total problem score 76 * 71 * 74 * Internalizing score 65 * 61 ** 67 * Externalizing score 71 * 64 * 66 * Nijmegen Questionnaire on Child- rearing Situations, part B Opinion on parenting situation 6 2 2 Ellis Child Behavior Checklist Total problem score 67 * 58 56 Internalizing score 63 ** 59 47 Externalizing score 52 52 52 Nijmegen Questionnaire on Child- rearing Situations, part B Opinion on parenting situation 6 2 1 ** above the 95th percentile, * above the 98th percentile
5 would be met whenever the three-year average of the annual 98th percentile of values at the monitoring sites in an area is 65 ug/m3 or less.
10) In light of Special Master Feinberg's express reluctance to issue awards exceeding $3 million total damages, (11) litigation awards are considerably higher than those for similarly situated victims under the fund, even assuming the decedent was in the top 98th percentile earning bracket.