Sunáilá Zéebêrrý

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Statistician?

Please provide me with the detailed answer

by Sunáilá Zéebêrrý
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are the main work and responsibilities of a Statistician?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Project Wisdom, CSR initiative of Canam Consultants Limited, Chandigarh
  • Chandigarh

Statisticians collect and analyze mathematical data to solve problems and make predictions on future outcomes. They apply their knowledge to many different fields, including manufacturing, government, science, engineering, and public health. Using statistical techniques, statisticians can make forecasts on population growth, economic conditions, or the outcome of elections. Some statisticians work to develop the theories on which statistical techniques are based.

When statisticians are assigned a project, they first plan ways to collect the information they need. They draw on their knowledge of probability and sampling. For example, to predict the outcome of an election, statisticians might design a survey of a sample group of people who represent all the voters. Sampling substitutes the impossible task of asking every person how he or she plans to vote. Statisticians carefully develop questionnaires that yield clear answers and useful information. They supervise the workers who carry out the survey and tabulate the data. When all the information is collected, statisticians study and interpret it. They may then make recommendations to their superiors or clients.

Statisticians work on the research and marketing problems of many industries. The insurance industry employs statisticians, as do state and federal governments. The primary purpose of market research and public opinion research companies is to collect and interpret statistics. Statisticians in industry often work on quality control and product development issues. In a computer company, for instance, statisticians might design experiments that determine the failure rate of keyboards or the error rate of software. Universities employ statisticians both to teach and to do research.

In order to post replies to the question: "What are the main work and responsibilities of a Statistician?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

What are the different options for a person having interest in computer science?

Hello, If you have interest in the Computer Field you can make career in the Computer Science by doing graduation or Diploma Courses in the Computer S .. read more

Are there any short term courses available for being a mainatannce techinician for autocomponent ?

Hello, You can make career in the Railways if you complete the technical course ITI or Polytechnic courses.It has various career possibilities in the .. read more

Which course should I join after 10th to enter in agriculture sector

sir, i am Prasun Chakraborty from Malda ....can i read agriculture after madhyamik??   .. read more

wants to know the future scope of the stream selector test

Hello, Recently govt. has released several vacancies in the Railways you can make career in the Railways fields.If you are preparing for the Railways .. read more
Most Popular

How is the typical day of a Interior Designer?

An interior designer is an artist who designs or decorates interior of a home through his creativity. Every designer has a basic routine that is like .. read more

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

How join navy after 12 th   .. read more

what to do after polytechnic

The ITI and Polytechnic courses is the basic requirement of the various private and govt. companies recruiting in the Construction and Engineering fie .. read more

What are top 10 colleges for Jewellery Designing in the world?

You can get some inputs in this link:- .. read more
Caching Date: 4/20/2018 12:41:58 AM