# Definition:Statistic/Continuous

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## Definition

Data which can be described with a continuous variable are known as **continuous data**.

## Examples

### Height of Students

The height $H$ of each of $100$ university students is an example of **continuous data**.

## Also see

## Sources

- 1972: Murray R. Spiegel and R.W. Boxer:
*Theory and Problems of Statistics*(SI ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Chapter $1$: Discrete and Continuous Variables