# R: Birthday Problem

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An interesting and classic probability question is the birthday problem.**Data Science, Data Mining and Predictive Analytics**, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here)Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don't.

The birthday problem asks how many individuals are required to be in one location so there is a probability of 50% that at least two individuals in the group have the same birthday.

To solve:

If there are just 23 people in one location there is a 50.7% probability there will be at least one pair with the same birthday.

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