# Statistics

Discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data.

- Statistics111 related topics

## Biometrika

Peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Oxford University Press for the Biometrika Trust.

Peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Oxford University Press for the Biometrika Trust.

The principal focus of this journal is theoretical statistics.

## Lady tasting tea

In the design of experiments in statistics, the lady tasting tea is a randomized experiment devised by Ronald Fisher and reported in his book The Design of Experiments (1935).

## Variance

In probability theory and statistics, variance is the expectation of the squared deviation of a random variable from its population mean or sample mean.

## Statistical Methods for Research Workers

Statistical Methods for Research Workers is a classic book on statistics, written by the statistician R. A. Fisher.

## The Design of Experiments

The Design of Experiments is a 1935 book by the English statistician Ronald Fisher about the design of experiments and is considered a foundational work in experimental design.

## Sufficient statistic

In statistics, a statistic is sufficient with respect to a statistical model and its associated unknown parameter if "no other statistic that can be calculated from the same sample provides any additional information as to the value of the parameter".

## Linear discriminant analysis

Linear discriminant analysis (LDA), normal discriminant analysis (NDA), or discriminant function analysis is a generalization of Fisher's linear discriminant, a method used in statistics and other fields, to find a linear combination of features that characterizes or separates two or more classes of objects or events.

## The Correlation between Relatives on the Supposition of Mendelian Inheritance

Scientific paper by Ronald Fisher which was published in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1918, .

Scientific paper by Ronald Fisher which was published in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1918, .

The paper also contains the first use of the statistical term variance.

## Survey sampling

In statistics, survey sampling describes the process of selecting a sample of elements from a target population to conduct a survey.

## Sampling distribution

In statistics, a sampling distribution or finite-sample distribution is the probability distribution of a given random-sample-based statistic.