Statistics in Business
300-word summary that addresses the following criteria:
1.) Define statistics.
2.) Identify different types and levels of statistics.
3.) Describe the role of statistics in business decision making.
4.) Provide at least three examples or problem situations in which statistics was used or could be used.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 7:27 am ad1c9bdddf
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In business, statistics is the collecting and analyzing of numerical data to interpret results, target customers, estimate market size, forecast orders, and predict results. Statistics is the science involved in collecting, analyzing, and presenting numerical data. It plays an important role in business because it allows businesses to measure performance and forecast future targets. Businesses use statistics to study facts and financial information. The corporate level looks at statistics of the overall business in the form of sales, margin, and profitability. The region or district would look at these same figures by region and store, and the individual location would drill statistics down ...
This solution defines statistics, identifies different types and levels of statistics, and decribes its' role in business, with examples. APA references are included.
A business related problem of interest and related to the work environment
This is a synopsis of a peer-reviewed reading, article that utilizes statistics to solve the business related problem. The synopsis should include a discussion of the specific problem. Also include the research methodology used, the quantitative and qualitative tools employed in the study, and the pros and cons of the study. Address additional types of quantitative research recommendation to enhance the validity and reliability of the research findings.View Full Posting Details