SOCIAL STATISTICS By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 the application of statistical methods to understanding social problems and issues. See demography. SOCIAL STATISTICS: "Social statistics is the application of statistical methods to understanding social problems and issues. See demography." Related Psychology Terms BIOSTATISTICS SPORT SCIENCE PSYCHOLOGICAL STATISTICS FORENSIC SOCIAL WORK SOCIAL CONVENTIONS REHABILITATION PSYCHOLOGY STRONG METHODS SOCIAL ANIMAL REMOTIVATION BAYESIAN APPROACH Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL STATISTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-statistics/ (accessed October 18, 2019).