3. Limitations of Statistics

It is liable to be miscued:

As W.I. King points out, “One of the short-comings of statistics is that do not bear on their face the label of their quality.” So we can say that we can check the data and procedures of its approaching to conclusions. But these data may have been collected by inexperienced persons or they may have been dishonest or biased. As it is a delicate science and can be easily misused by an unscrupulous person. So data must be used with a caution. Otherwise results may prove to be disastrous.

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