What is Data and What is Information?

What is Data? Data is a collection of facts, such as values or measurements. It can be numbers, words, measurements, observations or even just descriptions of things. There are two types of data. Qualitative and Quantitative Qualitative data is descriptive information (it describes something) Quantitative data is numerical information (numbers). And Quantitative  data can also be Discrete or Continuous: Discrete  Read more…