SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY PROCESS IMPROVEMENT AND SIX SIGMA
 ONLINE COURSES FREE TRIAL SIX SIGMA FAQ BROCHURES LICENSES ENROLL
 GLOSSARY
 :: Online Courses :: Free Trial :: Six Sigma >> Glossary >> Calculators >> Reference Tables >> Book Reviews >> Black Belt ASQ :: FAQ :: Brochures :: Licenses :: Discounts
 Welcome to MiC Quality Six Sigma Resources Glen Netherwood MiC Quality Online Learning
 :: Home ::Six Sigma ::SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY: Prediction Interval :: CURRENT STUDENTS LOGIN

[SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY ALPHABETICAL INDEX] [SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY INDEX OF TOPICS]

Prediction Interval

In statistical theory, the confidence interval is used to predict the interval within which the population mean falls. The prediction interval is used to predict the interval within which a single future observation will fall.

The 100(1-α )% prediction interval for a small sample (t distribution) is:

 Analytical and descriptive statistics are covered in the MiC Quality online course Primer in Statistics. Try out our courses by taking the first module of the Primer in Statistics free of charge.
[SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY ALPHABETICAL INDEX] [SIX SIGMA GLOSSARY INDEX OF TOPICS] [Top]

MiC Quality Courses
 :: Six Sigma Primer :: Primer in Statistics :: Advanced Statistics :: Statistical Process Control SPC :: Advanced SPC :: Design of Experiments :: Advanced DOE :: Measurement Systems Analysis MSA/ Gage R&R Primer in Statistics FREE First Module "Introduction to Statistics" Primer in Statistics FREE Reference Booklet FREE Excel Primer