I carried out a 2 sample Kolmogorov–Smirnov or "KS" test. I got a p-value of 0.11. That means the probability of 2 samples being of the same population is 0.11. Is it correct to say that the probability of the same is 11%?

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    $\begingroup$ May be more appropriate for stats.stackexchange.com $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 10, 2022 at 15:14
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    $\begingroup$ The p-value usually represents the probability that you would get your results if the null hypothesis (in this case, that the samples are drawn from the same underlying distribution) were true,. You reject the hypothesis if the p-value is less than your predefined notion of a significant difference. $\endgroup$
    – ProfRob
    Commented Jul 10, 2022 at 15:57
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    $\begingroup$ I’m voting to close this question because there is no particular relevance to astronomy that has been made. $\endgroup$
    – James K
    Commented Jul 10, 2022 at 17:35


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