Examples of statistic in a Sentence
One statistic that stuck out is that 40 percent of those surveyed did not have college degrees.
Origin and Etymology of statistic
singular of statistics
First Known Use: 1817
STATISTIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of statistic for English Language Learners
: a number that represents a piece of information (such as information about how often something is done, how common something is, etc.)
statistics : a type of mathematics that deals with the study of statistics
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