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    Problems with estimating the growth of a population.

    Hello to all, and many thanks for reading. I'm currently faced with a problem that, quite frankly, is driving me insane. I'm trying to calculate an estimate, for each decade between 1800 and 2019, of the number of German-descent population in North America (Canada and the U.S.). I came up with...
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    What would you do?

    Hello everybody, I hope this is the right place. I am writing my thesis on Sport industry and I'm currently facing a statistical issue (of course, you'd say, we are in a statistics forum:)). I have to demonstrate the independence between revenues and results on the pitch (represented...
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    historical demographics from Census schedules - how to compare? what test to use?

    I have 1900 Census schedule sheets for several boarding schools. Ive gone through the trouble of transcribing the schedule sheets into a database, recording age, gender, race and place of birth of the students at each of the school. I want to compare each of the schools data to a model that I...