StandardDeviation

StandardDeviation[list]

gives the sample standard deviation of the elements in list.

StandardDeviation[dist]

gives the standard deviation of the symbolic distribution dist.

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Basic Examples  (3)

Standard deviation of a list of numbers:

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Standard deviation of elements in each column:

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Standard deviation of a symbolic lognormal distribution:

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Scope  (14)

Applications  (7)

Properties & Relations  (9)

Neat Examples  (1)

See Also

Variance  Mean  MeanDeviation  MedianDeviation  TrimmedVariance  WinsorizedVariance  BiweightMidvariance  QnDispersion  SnDispersion  Kurtosis  CentralMoment  Covariance  Standardize  StandardDeviationFilter  Expectation  Quantile

Tutorials

Introduced in 2003
(5.0)
| Updated in 2007
(6.0)