Evaluation for Statistical evidence

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  • Evaluation for statistical evidence
    • Difficult to establish trends as statistics are not always reliable.
    • Catholic churches may deliberately underestimate the size of their congregation so they pay lower capitation.
    • Criticism for Hadaways research is they estimated church attendance by counting the number of cars in the car park.
    • What may effect the validity is how seriously the questionnaires are taken, as people listed their religion as Jedi.

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