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demographic

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adjective de·mo·graph·ic \ˌde-mə-ˈgra-fik, ˌdē-mə-\

Simple Definition of demographic

  • : of or relating to the study of changes that occur in large groups of people over a period of time : of or relating to demography

Full Definition of demographic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to demography or demographics

  2. 2 :  relating to the dynamic balance of a population especially with regard to density and capacity for expansion or decline

de·mo·graph·i·cal·ly play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of demographic

  1. The demographic information shows that the population increased but the average income went down.



1882

First Known Use of demographic

1882

Variants of demographic

also de·mo·graph·i·cal play \-fi-kəl\

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demographic

noun de·mo·graph·ic

Simple Definition of demographic

  • demographics : the qualities (such as age, sex, and income) of a specific group of people

  • : a group of people that has a particular set of qualities

Full Definition of demographic

  1. 1 plural :  the statistical characteristics of human populations (as age or income) used especially to identify markets

  2. 2 :  a market or segment of the population identified by demographics

Examples of demographic

  1. The town's demographics suggest that the restaurant will do well there.

  2. The newspaper will be making some changes in order to adapt to the region's shifting demographics.

  3. The demographics of the disease are changing, and we are seeing much younger people being affected by it.



Circa 1966

First Known Use of demographic

circa 1966


Medical Dictionary

demographic

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adjective de·mo·graph·ic \ˌdē-mə-ˈgraf-ik, ˌdem-ə-\

Medical Definition of demographic

  1. 1:  of or relating to demography

  2. 2:  relating to the dynamic balance of a population especially with regard to density and capacity for expansion or decline

  3. de·mo·graph·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb





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