statistician stat‧is‧ti‧cian [ˌstætˈstɪʆn] noun [countable] JOBS STATISTICS
someone who works with statistics as part of their job or studies:

• The chief statistician identified a rise in immigration as the most significant social change in recent years.

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statistician UK US /ˌstætɪˈstɪʃən/ noun [C]
ECONOMICS someone whose job is to produce and study statistics: »

Statisticians blamed the construction sector for the weaker-than-expected performance of the economy.


The company's chief statistician forecasts an upturn in the spring.


Government statisticians said sales of cars and capital goods were both down.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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