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statistic
American English: /stəˈtɪstɪk/
British English: /stəˈtɪstɪk/

Translation of statistic in Spanish:

noun

  • the statistics show that …
    las estadísticas demuestran que …
    I'm a person, not just a statistic
    yo soy una persona, no un número or una estadística
    Example sentences
    • Has he no sympathy or regret to convey to the relatives or Scottish public, or are they, as he seems to suggest, just another statistic?
    • Sadly another young pedestrian has become a statistic in the recent tragic accident on Bradshawgate.
    • Was I just about to become another statistic, one of the many lost souls who go missing, never to be seen again, until their skeleton is found under a patio two decades hence?

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