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 +# Standard Deviation
  
 +The standard deviation, σ is a measure of how big the variation is in a set of values.
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 +A low standard deviation indicates that the data points tend to be close to the expected value (mean), while a high standard deviation indicates that the data points are spread out.
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 +More information:​ https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Standard_deviation