# Category:Statistics

## Category:Statistics

**Statistics** is the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data. In applying statistics to a scientific, industrial, or social problem, it is conventional to begin with a statistical population or a statistical model to be studied. Populations can be diverse groups of people or objects such as "all people living in a country" or "every atom composing a crystal". Statistics deals with every aspect of data, including the planning of data collection in terms of the design of surveys and experiments.

## Guides

This category has the following 3 guides, out of 3 total.

#### Lecture notes on ridge regression

Collection of many well-known results on ridge regression.

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- Questions0
- Exercises65

###### Created 2023-06-22

#### High Dimensional Statistics

Lecture notes written for the course 18.657, High Dimensional Statistics at MIT

- Pages5
- Questions0
- Exercises32

###### Created 2024-05-21

#### Lecture Notes on High-Dimensional Data

Characteristics and peculiarities of high-dimensional data

- Pages6
- Questions0
- Exercises21