Popular Statistical Analysis for Market Research Surveys

Whether you’re a seasoned market researcher or not, you’ll come across a lot of statistical analysis methods during your project. Check out the most popular types and how they work. Regression Analysis This is a statistical technique used for working out the relationship between two (or more) variables. A change in a dependent variable depends…

An Introduction to T-Test Theory for Surveys

Learn the theory of t-tests using selected nonparametric and parametric statistical tests for two-sample cases The T-statistic is used to test differences in the means of two groups. The grouping variable is categorical and data for the dependent variable is interval scaled. The following table shows alternative statistical techniques that can be used to analyse…

Foreign workers in Malaysia reduced by 5.79% from 2017 to 2018

According to data from Department of Statistic Malaysia, the percentage of foreign workers in Malaysia recorded a decrease from 2017 to 2018. The reduction was from 1.87 million to 1.76 million or 5.79%.   The number of male foreign workers is tremendously higher than their female counterpart, 2.88 million to 739,552. Interestingly, there were 1,516 male foreign workers recorded…

Malaysia’s fatal flights

The tragedy of JL715 was Malaysia’s first fatal flight crash which occurred in September 1977. The flight operated by the Japan Airlines had a total of 69 passengers and 10 crews on board. The pilot miscalculated the runway and ended up crashing into the side of a 300 feet hill, causing 34 fatalities. The remaining…

Environment Minister keeps silent on Lynas

Lynas has been an ongoing issue in Malaysia since 2008. Earlier this month, the rare-earth processing plant made headlines when Australia shot down Malaysia’s bid to return Lynas’ waste. This subsequently puts the Ministry of Energy, Technology, Environment and Climate Change of Malaysia (MESTECC) in an undesirable position. Previously, Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin came…