Statisticians specialize in collecting and analyzing mathematical data to solve problems and make predictions regarding future outcomes. The profession exists in both the private and public sectors. These sectors can include manufacturing, government, science, engineering, science, and public health. When a project is assigned, they will first plan ways to collect information that is needed, and then brainstorm from their knowledge of probability for sampling.
May specialize in fields, such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, economic statistics, or other fields.
May also develop new mathematical theories.
Apply statistical theory to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information.