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a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters

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Facts for Features: *Special Edition* World Statistics Day: Oct.
The new prototype statistics are available on BEA's regional accounts Web site.
Director of Directorate E Sectoral and regional statistics
It also highlighted the current survey by a global consulting institution which is studying and re-evaluating the available data and statistics in each statistical authority across GCC, as well as ways to enhance collaboration and integration of economic statistics in the region.
It went on: "Government statistics press releases do not always give a true and fair picture of the story behind the statistics.
For most people, statistics is an invisible science.
A global report including the 6 regions is also available called The World statistics and forecast report.
The Namibia Statistics Agency will be the central repository for all statistics produced in Namibia.
According to the report, the accessibility of information and statistics is the basis of government transparency and allows people to practice freedom of expression and participate in the decision making process.
And to educate participants about international statistical reports in the field of education, and the presentation of electronic systems used in all data of the UNESCO Statistics Institute in Canada.
Santa Clarita is among the nation's safest cities of more than 100,000 residents, according to FBI statistics.
The Church last published statistics in the 2005 directory and those were from 2001.
The difference in academic performance between service learning students and non-service learning students in Basic Statistics was examined in this study.
Health state descriptions for Canadians: Musculoskeletal diseases (82-619-MIE2006003) Ottawa: Statistics Canada.
Morbidity, mortality and hospital discharge statistics are poor indicators of what determines the health of a population.
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