# Basic Stats: Median

The median 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 mean and mode of a data set are covered in other videos.

The median 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 mean and mode of a data set are covered in other videos.