What does data point mean?

Definitions for data point

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word data point.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. datum, data point(noun)

    an item of factual information derived from measurement or research


  1. data point(Noun)

    A mark on a graph or chart corresponding to a piece of data.

  2. data point(Noun)

    the data that the mark represents.

  3. data point(Noun)

    A socket for connecting to a phone line or other electronic network.


  1. Data point

    In statistics, a data point is a set of measurements on a single member of a statistical population, or a subset of those measurements for a given individual. In addition, in statistical graphics, a "data point" may be an individual item with a statistical display; such points may relate to either a single member of a population or to a summary statistic calculated for a given subpopulation.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of data point in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of data point in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ed Desser:

    This is going to be a data point that is going to eclipse previous data points.

  2. Chris Jarvis:

    Overall, this week’s data point will do very little to offset the Saudi’s oil minister throwing cold water on production cuts any time soon.

  3. Robbert Vorhoff:

    Price is a powerful data point – what a customer is willing to pay for a product or service in a competitive market. Having customers, people that have made that decision, is a valuable thing.

  4. John Losey:

    Even though citizen scientists may not be able to identify a species correctly, they can still make their attempt at identification, every data point is certified by our experts and then only the ones where we can identify the species go into the database.

  5. Chris Williamson:

    While the survey data point to the economy rebounding in the second quarter, the weak PMI number for June raises the possibility that we are seeing a loss of momentum heading into the third quarter, the slowdown is being led by deteriorating export performance, which many producers in turn linked to a loss of competitiveness caused by the stronger dollar.

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