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Research Guide: Data analysis and findings

This Guide provides post graduate students with the tips and tools necessary to successfully complete their research.

Data analysis and findings

Data analysis is the most crucial part of any research. Data analysis summarizes collected data. It involves the interpretation of data gathered through the use of analytical and logical reasoning to determine patterns, relationships or trends. 


  • Use more datasets and samples
  • Do not delegate your data analysis
  • Keep in mind who will be reading your results and present it in a way that they will understand it

Recommended Quantitative Data Analysis books

Recommended Qualitative Data Analysis books