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Advice for policy professionals using statistics

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Publication date:20 January 2017
Author:Good Practice Team
Approver:Good Practice Team and the Policy Profession Support Unit
Who this is for:Policy professionals

Brief description

This guidance aims to help policy professionals work effectively with statisticians and other analysts. It introduces some key ideas and concepts to help policy professionals ask the right questions when working with statistical evidence.

Review frequency:

This guidance is reviewed every two years.



Statistics for policy professionals: things that you need to know (PDF, 2.36MB)


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