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  • Data Collection Introduction - This movie discusses data acquisition, methods of collection, biases, qualitative and quantitive data, populations and samples.
  • Introduction to Statistics Canada -This movie, produced by Statistics Canada, presents an overview of how good data collection yields reliable data that can help various groups or organizations to make informed decisions.