# Bayesian Statistics

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### What Is Bayesian Statistics?

What we have learned so far about probability falls into the category of **Frequency Statistics**. But there is another more powerful form of statistics as well, and it called **Bayesian Statistics**, sometimes called, *Bayesian Inference*. Bayesian Statistics is a more general approach to statistics; it describes the probability of an event based on the previous knowledge of the conditions that might be related to the event. It allows us to answer questions like:

*Has this happened before?**Is it likely, based on my knowledge of the situation, that it will happen?*

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