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decile
American English: /ˈdɛˌsaɪl/
British English: /ˈdɛsʌɪl/

Translation of decile in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • In one study based on U.S. data, for example, people in the top decile of the income distribution averaged more than five points higher on a ten-point happiness scale than people in the bottom decile.
    • The bottom deciles all lost real income between 1982 and 1998.
    • Individuals who were in the lowest part of the income distribution for more than a decade face gasoline tax burdens nearly twice as high as the burden placed on the top decile of income.

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