population

Definition

A group of individuals or items that share one or more characteristics from which data can be gathered and analyzed.

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In hindsight, testing the interest of Hatchet body spray with only the college population may have slightly ill-advised from a social stigma perspective.

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During the summer months some individuals homes become overrun with a large population of bees or wasps that tend to build their nest within small openings within homes.

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The company targeted a specific population which was children between the ages of 16-19, because of their impulsive buying and their tendency to have discretionary income.

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estimator Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)