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From The 5 Basic Statistics Concepts Data Scientists Need to Know by George Seif

The line in the middle is the *median* value of the data. Median is used over the mean since it is more robust to outlier values. The *first quartile* is essentially the 25th percentile; i.e 25% of the points in the data fall belo…