Given a set of random data generated using pareto-distribution, how can I get X% of this random data without losing pareto-distribution.

In other words, how to select a subset of pareto-distribution without affecting distribution function.

  • $\begingroup$ You want to take a sample of your data & have it still be distributed as a Pareto? $\endgroup$ – gung Apr 27 '16 at 3:51
  • $\begingroup$ Yes - is it doable? $\endgroup$ – Amit Apr 28 '16 at 1:20

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