What is imputation? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Mathematics glossary:

Imputation, in statistics, is the insertion of a value to stand in for missing data. Analytics programs and methods don't function properly with missing data. Statistical packages, for example, commonly delete any case with data missing.

This was last updated in February 2013
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