Max Rady College of Medicine
Term: Akaike Information Criterion (AIC)
Last Updated: 2012-05-16
A criterion used to measure the relative goodness of fit of a statistical model (i.e. how well a model fits the observed data). Given a particular dataset, potential models can be ranked according to their AIC values in order for one to be selected.
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Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine,
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Room 408-727 McDermot Ave.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada