## Excel Function : NEGBINOMDIST

###### Category

Compatibility

###### Description

Returns the negative binomial distribution

###### Microsoft Excel Reference Page

https://support.office.com/en-us/article/NEGBINOMDIST-function-f59b0a37-bae2-408d-b115-a315609ba714

## Syntax and Description of the NEGBINOMDIST Excel Function

Negative binomial distribution is a probability distribution that is used to calculate the probability of observing a given number of successes in a negative binomial experiment, given a certain number of trials and a probability of success in a single trial. The negative binomial distribution is a generalization of the binomial distribution, and is often used to model events that occur in a sequence of independent trials, where the probability of success in each trial is not constant, but instead varies from trial to trial.

## About NEGBINOMDIST Excel Function

The syntax for the NEGBINOMDIST Excel function is as follows: NEGBINOMDIST(x, number_f, probability_s) The NEGBINOMDIST function returns the negative binomial distribution. The negative binomial distribution is a probability distribution that is often used to model the number of failures in a given number of trials, where the probability of success is constant.