# What does variance measure?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 10, 2015

As the name of the topic indicates variance is a "Measure of Variability"

#### Explanation:

The variance is a measure of variability. It means that for a set of data you can say: "The higher variance, the more different data".

**Examples**

- A set of data with small differences.

- A set of data with bigger differences.

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