Presenting the power of applied statistics in Nova Scotia

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Dennis working on a consulting contract

Explore examples of the use of statistics to impact and inform policy, planning and decision-making. What graphs should be used to display data? What are thematic maps? What are good resources for statistics? How can you measure poverty? Can you trust statistics?

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The focus of this statistics services site is on the province of Nova Scotia. A special interest in neighbourhood work within Halifax Regional Municipality has resulted in a number of research papers, statistical summaries and neighbourhood statistical profiles.

I hope you enjoy the visit and perhaps  learn some things. Please let Dennis know if you like something or don’t understand or even disagree with his point of view.