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# Winsorized Mean: A Robust Approach to Handling Outliers

A winsorized mean reduces the influence of outliers by capping extreme values at specific percentiles, preserving the overall structure of the dataset. Read further to learn how to calculate the winsorized mean using Python for hands-on practice.

Sep 10, 2024 · 7 min read

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### What is a winsorized mean?

### When should I use the winsorized mean over the standard mean?

### How does winsorized mean differ from the Trimmed Mean?

### What are the advantages of using the winsorized mean?

### What are other winsorized statistical measures besides the mean?

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