Definitions and Synonyms of correlational statistics | Another word for correlational statistics | What is correlational statistics?
Definition 1: a statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other - [noun denoting cognition]
Synonyms for correlational statistics in the sense of this definition
(correlational statistics is a kind of ...) a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
(... is a kind of correlational statistics ) a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with large values of the other and small with small; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and +1
(... is a kind of correlational statistics ) a correlation between two variables (e.g., between the number of electric motors in the home and grades at school) that does not result from any direct relation between them (buying electric motors will not raise grades) but from their relation to other variables