¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Quantiles

**1.** quantile [n] - See also: quantile

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Quantiles

### Literary usage of Quantiles

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *Base SAS(R) 9.1.3 Procedures Guide, Second Edition, Volumes 1-4* by Sas Institute (2006)

"Computing Confidence Limits for **Quantiles** and Percent! les This example, which
is a continuation of Example 3.9, illustrates how to compute confidence ..."

**2.**

*Poverty And Equity: Measurement, Policy, And Estimation With Dad*by Jean-Yves Duclos (2006)

"Table 3.1: Incomes and quantiles in a discrete distribution 3.3 Poverty gaps For poverty comparisons, we will also need the concept of quantiles censored at ..."

**3.**

*Topics in Statistical Dependence*by Henry W. Block, Allan R. Sampson, Thomas H. Savits, Institute of Mathematical Statistics (1990)

"Using the results of Theorem 3.4 one may study the asymptotic behavior of the estimated quantiles. Define the quantiles of Fn as F~i(t) = inf{x : Fn(x) > t} ..."

**4.**

*Sas/stat 9.1 User's Guide*by SAS Institute, Virginia Clark (2004)

"

**I QUANTILE IQ gives a list of values for which quantiles are calculated. The values must be between 0 and 1, noninclusive. ..."**

**Quantiles****5.**

*Optimality: The Second Erich L. Lehmann Symposium*by Javier Rojo (2006)

"Similarly we can apply the normal approximation to the a- and (1 — a)-quantiles of R\(n), leading to the interval (32) x * , {z\-aST + T) -- /= h(Y ..."