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1 Statistical literacy

 

Statistical literacy is part of the knowledge and information that represents a driving force in today’s fast-moving globalised economies. This introductory chapter will explain what statistical literacy denotes and why it is recognized as a key qualification for employability.

Statistical literacy comprises the ability to understand and to be critically aware with regard to statistical information. It is part of the knowledge and information-based that represents a driving force in today’s fast-moving globalised economies.

This introductory chapter will illustrate the importance of statistical reasoning for decision-making in working and private life.  It will clarify why nowadays statistical literacy is recognized as a key qualification for employability.

 

 


 

 

 

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