# Category:Discrete distributions

A * discrete outcome* is one that has a finite or countable number of possibilities. A

*describes the probabilities over a set of discrete outcomes. This is in contrast to a continuous distribution which applies to a continuous outcome, often a real-valued outcome.*

**discrete distribution**See Is the quantity discrete or continuous?

## Pages in category "Discrete distributions"

The following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total.