What does the word statistics mean?

Usage examples for statistics

  1. This is really the weak point of these statistics. – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  2. " The sooner the better of course," broke in Kildare, and he launched into a host of reasons for going immediately, including the wildest statistics about the habits of tigers in winter. – Mr. Isaacs by F. Marion Crawford
  3. At each reporter's place was a typewritten sheet containing intelligent statistics of this stupendous charity. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre