Definition of Demographic

1. Noun. A statistic characterizing human populations (or segments of human populations broken down by age or sex or income etc.).

Category relationships: Statistics
Generic synonyms: Statistic



2. Adjective. Of or relating to demography. "Demographic surveys"
Partainyms: Demography

Definition of Demographic

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to demography. ¹

2. Noun. A demographic criterion: a characteristic used to classify people for statistical purposes, such as age, race, or gender. ¹

3. Noun. A demographic group: a collection of people sharing a value for a certain demographic criterion. ¹

4. Noun. An individual person's characteristic, encoded for the purposes of statistical analysis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Demographic

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Demographic

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demodulate
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demodulations
demodulator
demodulators
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demogogue
demogrants
demographer
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demographic (current term)
demographical
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demoi
demoing
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demoiselle crane
demoiselle cranes
demoiselles

Literary usage of Demographic

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

1. Sweden by Patrick Anderson (2003)
"The demographic reality Over the past three decades, the demographic position of Sweden has changed considerably. The Swedish population is ageing rapidly ..."

2. The Bicentennial Census: New Directions for Methodology in 1990 by Constance F. Citro, Michael L. Cohen (1985)
"1980 demographic ANALYSIS In the years prior to 1980, demographic analysis had provided what were considered to be the most trustworthy estimates of ..."

3. Child Protective Services: A Guide for Caseworkers by Diane Depanfilis (1995)
"Information gathering should focus on demographic information about the child and ... demographic Information demographic information serves two primary ..."

4. Ecology and Conservation of the Marbled Murrelet by C. John Ralph (1997)
"demographic modeling can give indications of likely population trends and play an ... Simple demographic models based on estimates of annual survival and ..."

5. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1992)
"Chapter 8 Estimates of demographic Parameters and Rates of Population Change ... In this chapter, we present analyses of available demographic data on the ..."

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