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Is there a statistical hypothesis test that considers the mode rather than the mean or median?

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Bimodality is sometimes used to test whether a sample (say of visually indistinguishable cells) is made up of two types. –  André Nicolas Oct 31 '12 at 19:23
Sample modes are a tricky thing for continuous data, so if such a test exists it would almost certainly be for categorical or discrete data. I'm not aware of any, though. –  Jonathan Christensen Nov 1 '12 at 4:01

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