Finding The Mode Of Ungrouped Data

Finding the mode is another common measure of central tendency in statistics.

In this lesson, you will learn the formula and the step-by-step method for finding the mode of ungrouped data.

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Formula for finding the mode of ungrouped data

The formula for finding the mode of ungrouped data is to pick out the number that appears the most often in the distribution.

Question on finding the mode of ungrouped data

Let’s take an example:

Question:

Find the mode of the following numbers:

15, 11, 8, 3, 13, 8, 5

STEP 1.

Pick out the number that appears the most often

Appears most often:

15, 11, (8), 3, 13, (8), 5

Final answer

The mode of the following numbers:

15, 11, 8, 3, 13, 8, 5

= 8

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