**What is the definition of Statistics?**
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In the broadest sense, "statistics" refers to a range of techniques and procedures for analyzing data, interpreting data, displaying data, and making decisions based on data. This is what courses in "statistics" generally cover. In a second usage, a "statistic" is defined as a numerical quantity (such as the mean) calculated in a sample.

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