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2122 STATISTICIANS
 


    Statisticians conduct research, improve or develop mathematical and other aspects of statistical concepts, theories and operational methods and techniques, and advise on or engage in their practical application,in such fields as business or medicine as well as. in other areas of natural, social or life sciences.

    Tasks include:

    (a) studying, improving and developing statistical theories and methodologies-.

    (b) planning and organising surveys and other statistical collections, and designing questionnaires;

    (c) evaluating, processing, analysing, and interpreting statistical data and preparing them for publication;

    (d) advising on or applying various data collection methods and statistical methods and techniques, and determining reliability of findings, especially in such fields as business or medicine as well as in other areas of natural, social or life sciences:.

    (e) preparing scientific papers and reports-.

    (f) performing related tasks;

    (g) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Demographer

  • Statistician

  • Statistician, applied statistics

  • Statistician, mathematical


  • Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Assistant, statistical: 3434

  • Clerk, statistical: 4122



   
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