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Definition of Population proportion

Population proportion Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Sean_Woo's Finance,GIS & Real Estate Glossary
denoted by P, is obtained by taking the ratio of the number of elements in a population with a specific characteristic to the total number of elements in the population. Correspondingly, the sample proportion gives a similar ratio for a sample.