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Areas of Application



A nice overview of the field of statistics, from the American Statistical Association (ASA; AMSTAT).





Wikipedia - Fields of Application


Wikipedia offers a useful listing of fields of application of statistics.  The list, dated November 2011, is shown below.  Each link should lead to the corresponding Wikipedia page.


R - CRAN Task Views



The R project (www.r-project.org) offers thousands of packages.  The Task Views page groups the packages around Tasks, which represent specific areas of application.