By definition standard deviation has divisor 'N' .(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

But in Microsoft Excel the "STDEV" function gives 'N-1' as divisor.

This may not be major issue to many of the people. But the command "STDEV"

makes many users feel that this is standard deviation, i.e. it has divisor 'N'. Misleading...is not it?

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# Standard deviation in Excel.

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