# Basic Stats: Mean

The mean is one of a few different “measures of center” where we try to tipify a set of data by only one number. A few other measures of center such as the median and mode of a data set will be covered in the upcoming videos.

The mean is one of a few different “measures of center” where we try to tipify a set of data by only one number. A few other measures of center such as the median and mode of a data set will be covered in the upcoming videos.