The problems considered by probability and statistics are

inverse to each other:

- In
probability theoryweconsider some underlying processwhich has some randomness or uncertainty modeled by random variables, and wefigure out what happens.- In
statisticsweobserve something that has happened, and try tofigure out what underlying processwould explain those observations.

# What is the difference between probability and statistics?

**dmitry_fedyuk**(Dmitry Fedyuk) #1