Jobs in this sector involve analysing, interpreting and explaining risk, often using statistics.


Actuaries use their mathematical skills to assess the probability and risk of future events. This information is useful in many sectors, including healthcare, pensions, insurance, banking and investments, where a single decision can have a major financial impact. Explore the interactive world of risk.


Statisticians research and analyse data to identify trends. They work in a wide range of sectors, including government, environment, market research, medicine and healthcare, sports and forensics.

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