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14. Using Statistical Functions
14. Using Statistical Functions
Statistics in Excel fall into three broad categories:
Descriptive statistics that describe a data set
Descriptive statistics that describe a data set These include meas-
ures of central tendency and dispersion.
Regression tools
Regression tools These allow you to predict future values based on
past values.
Inferential statistics
Inferential statistics This type of statistic allows you to predict
the likelihood of an event happening, based on a sample of a popula-
tion.
Table 14.1 provides an alphabetical list of all the Excel 2013 statistical
functions. Detailed examples of the functions are provided in the remainder of
the chapter.
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