According to San Jose State University, statistics helps researchers make inferences about data. Instead of just using raw data to explain observations, researchers use various statistical analyses to derive predictions ... More »

Internally, companies use statistics to evaluate employee performance and to make financial decisions. Statistics gathered through external research are used to enhance products and services and to build effective promot... More »

To use the FDIC's Bank Data and Statistics to find information about banks, visit, hover over Industry Analysis, and click Bank Data & Statistics. Click Search to locate a bank by its name, or click Institution ... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking Banks

Inferential statistics is a branch of statistics that can be used when researchers and mathematicians want to attempt to extrapolate on and reach conclusions that extend beyond the raw data itself. While a study only use... More »

The simplest way to interpolate is by graphing the existing data points, drawing the best-fitting line and using linear interpolation to estimate a the value of a point for which there is no data available. Linear interp... More » Math Statistics

One-way ANOVA, multiple regression, paired-sample T-test and logistic regression are all methods used for data analysis. Each one corresponds to data with specific characteristics so that the results of the analysis are ... More » Math Statistics

The presentation of data refers to how mathematicians and scientists summarize and present data related to scientific studies and research. In order to present their points, they use various techniques and tools to conde... More »