Asked by Rowena Dalmani on Feb 29, 2024



Which of the following is not one of the purposes of statistics?

A) Provides mental health diagnosis
B) Displays data
C) Allows inferences to be made
D) Helps explain relationships

Mental Health Diagnosis

The process of determining which specific mental disorder explains a person's symptoms, often involving standardized assessments and criteria.


A set of tools and techniques used for describing, organizing, and interpreting data or information.


Connections or associations between two or more people, which can be personal, professional, or otherwise, and influence social interactions.

  • Understand the purposes and importance of statistics in various contexts.

Verified Answer

Mustafa Gemeda

Feb 29, 2024

Final Answer :
Explanation :
Providing mental health diagnosis is not one of the purposes of statistics. The other options (displaying data, allowing inferences to be made, and helping explain relationships) are all common purposes of statistics.