In 2021, 'Statistician' Continues to be a Best Job

In 2021, ‘Statistician’ Continues to be a Best Job

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Statisticians Making A Difference

October 28, 2016

Statisticians are making the world a better place. From improving agricultural production to combating human rights abuses, the ways in which statisticians have a positive impact on society are numerous. Watch several accomplished statisticians describe the social impact of their work.

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meet-stat1Florence Nightingale Florence Nightingale was a pioneer in visual representation of statistics. She developed the modern circular histogram to present complicated statistical reports in a straightforward way. Nightingale also initiated improved medical care in India through her comprehensive statistical analysis of the country’s sanitation system. More

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