# Python Statistical Data Analysis

Python is a**general-purpose**language that's powerful, easy to learn and fast to code. It's also useful in the development of complex numeric and

**scientific applications**. Python grows rapidly becoming the programming language of choice for

**data-scientists**.

Statistical modelling gives you the ability to asses, understand and make

**predictions**about the data, it is at the very bottom of

**inferential statistics**and can be considered of those "must know" topics. Python's statistical libraries,such as NumPy, Pandas, and

**Matplotlib**etc. , are comprehensive, popular, and widely used data analytical tools that will help you in working with huge amount of data. The following chapters will introduce the use of Python for

**statistical data analysis**, using data stored as Pandas DataFrame objects.

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