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Quantitative Variable

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Quantitative Variable - definition(s)

Quantitative Variable - A variable that consists of a count or numerical measurement of the characteristics of objects, people or events.

Variable that measures a numerical characteristic; also called a measurement variable For example, since the response to how many brothers and/or sisters a person has is a number, this variable is a quantitative variable.

count variable - a type of quantitative variable; answers the question, "How many?"

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Source: iSixSigma, 18 February 2011 10:08:13, External 

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