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## What percent of the data is between Q1 and Q3?

25%

34Since Q1 and Q3 capture the middle 50% of the data and the median splits the data in the middle, 25% of the data fall between Q1 and the median, and another 25% falls between the median and Q3.

## What is the difference between quartile 1 and quartile 3?

The difference between the first and third quartiles, called the interquartile range, shows how the data is arranged about the median. A small interquartile range indicates data that is clumped about the median. A larger interquartile range shows that the data is more spread out.

## Is the 3rd quartile 75%?

The third quartile (Q3) is the middle value between the median and the highest value (maximum) of the data set. It is known as the upper or 75th empirical quartile, as 75% of the data lies below this point.

## What does the 3rd quartile mean?

The upper or third quartile, denoted as Q3, is the central point that lies between the median and the highest number of the distribution.

## Which percentile is equivalent to the third quartile Q3?

75th percentile

The third quartile (q3), or 75th percentile, is located such that 75 percent of the data lie below q3 and 25 percent of the data lie above q3.

## How do you calculate third quartile?

Type “=” and the quartile formula, including the range cells of that contain the data and “3” for the quartile number, to determine the third quartile of the set of data. Press “Enter” after typing. For example, type “=QUARTILE(A1:A8,3)” and press “Enter.”.

## How to calculate third quartile?

To find the third quartile, look at the top half of the original data set. We need to find the median of: Here the median is (15 + 15)/2 = 15. Thus the third quartile Q3 = 15. Quartiles help to give us a fuller picture of our data set as a whole. The first and third quartiles give us information about the internal structure of our data.

## How do I find the first quartile?

First Quartile. The first quartile can be calculated by first arranging the data in an ordered list, then finding then dividing the data into two groups. If the total number of elements in the data set is odd, you exclude the median (the element in the middle).

## What is the formula for first quartile?

Type “=” and the quartile formula, including the range cells of that contain the data and “1” for the quartile number, to determine the first quartile of the set of data. Press “Enter” after typing. For example, type “=QUARTILE (A1:A8,1)” and press “Enter.”. This equals 3.75, which is the first quartile of the set of data in cells A1 through A8.