Statistics vs Math - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between statistics and math
is that statistics
is (singular in construction) a mathematical science concerned with data collection, presentation, analysis, and interpretation while math
is a mowing; what is gathered from mowing or math
can be (uncountable|north america) or math
can be (hinduism|jainism).
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* statisticks (obsolete)
(singular in construction) A mathematical science concerned with data collection, presentation, analysis, and interpretation.
, author=Robert L. Dorit
, title=Rereading Darwin
, volume=100, issue=1, page=23
, passage=We live our lives in three dimensions for our threescore and ten allotted years. Yet every branch of contemporary science, from statistics
to cosmology, alludes to processes that operate on scales outside of human experience: the millisecond and the nanometer, the eon and the light-year.}}
(plural in construction) A systematic collection of data on measurements or observations, often related to demographic information such as population counts, incomes, population counts at different ages, etc.
- Statistics is the only mathematical field required for many social sciences.
- The statistics from the Census for apportionment are available.
* stats (informal)
(terms derived from statistics)
* applied statistics
* defense-independent pitching statistics
* descriptive statistics
* inferential statistics
* mathematical statistics
* vital statistics
From (etyl) math, from (etyl) . See (l).
A mowing; what is gathered from mowing.
Contraction of mathematics.
* maths (qualifier)
(uncountable, North America)
(uncountable, North America) Arithmetic]] [[calculation, calculations; .
- If you do the math , you'll see that it’s not such a bargain.
(countable, North America) A math course.
- $170 a month? That doesn’t sound right. Let me check your math .
- They needed to take two more maths
* check the math
* do the math
* new math
Contraction of matha.