Develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. May specialize in fields such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, or economic statistics. Includes mathematical and survey statisticians.
* Analytical Thinking
* Attention to Detail
* Analyze and interpret statistical data to identify significant differences in relationships among sources of information.
* Identify relationships and trends in data, as well as any factors that could affect the results of research.
* Determine whether statistical methods are appropriate, based on user needs or research questions of interest.
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Computer and Mathematical
Sample Job Titles
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