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ABS Training: Analysing Survey Data Made Simple


This two-day, computer-based course develops basic practical skills in statistical and graphical data analysis techniques using Microsoft Excel.

FormatComputer-based workshop

Duration2 days

Who should attendThose with little or no knowledge of statistical analysis techniques who need a basic understanding of how to analyse and describe data that has been collected in surveys. Please note this is not a course in how to use Excel - previous spreadsheet experience is recommended.

Course outcomes
    • Identify the steps involved in data analysis
    • Summarise and display survey data in graphical and tabular form
    • Find simple relationships in survey data
    • Test for statistically significant differences between survey results

Course contents

Cost$1,080 (inc GST) per person

When is this course run?For scheduled training courses see the ABS Training Calendar. We can also run the course in your organisation if you have sufficient numbers.

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Further information & registrationsPlease get in touch with the ABS Training Contact in your State/Territory.

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