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Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Mathematical Statistician

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. May specialize in fields such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, or economic statistics. Includes mathematical and survey statisticians.

Tasks

  • Examine theories, such as those of probability and inference, to discover mathematical bases for new or improved methods of obtaining and evaluating numerical data.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Apply mathematical principles or statistical approaches to solve problems in scientific or applied fields.