Scholars who research "Statistics" look at is a branch of mathematics working with data collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation.
A few scholars of "Statistics" include W. Edwards Deming, Florence Nightingale, Janet Norwood.
scientific, industrial, social problem are a few categories of "Statistics".
Why study "Statistics"? effectively conduct research, to be able to read and evaluate journal articles, to further develop critical thinking and analytic skills.