Applied Statistics for the Social and Health Sciences provides graduate students in the social and health sciences with thebasic skills that they need to estimate, interpret, present, and publish statistical models using contemporary standards. Thebook targets the social and health science branches such as human development, public health, sociology, psychology,education, and social work in which students bring a wide range of mathematical skills and have a wide range ofmethodological affinities. For these students, a successful course in statistics will not only offer statistical content but will alsohelp them develop an appreciation for how statistical techniques might answer some of the research questions of interest tothem. This is an excellent presentation of experience in teaching and guiding research workers in health sciences. This bookcovers routine aspects of application of research methods, statistics and presents mathematical aspects and calculations inlucid and reader-friendly manner. Written in simple and easily understandable manner with illustrations. This book is usefulfor students, teachers, research workers, etc.