SAMPLING VARIABILITY

Degree to which the importance of a statistic varies across a variety of samples from the median importance for any potential sample. See also: sampling error.

SAMPLING VARIABILITY: "Sampling variability can help make sure a sample represents the proper portion of a population."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SAMPLING VARIABILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sampling-variability/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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