A. W. F. Edwards Anthony William Fairbank Edwards (born 1935) is a British statistician, geneticist, and evolutionary biologist, sometimes called Fisher's Edwards in the context of 20th century genetics.
Abraham Manie Adelstein Abraham Manie "Abe" Adelstein was a South African born doctor who became the United Kingdom's Chief Medical Statistician.
Adrian Smith (statistician) Sir Adrian Frederick Melhuish Smith, FRS (born 1946) is a distinguished British statistician and formerly Principal of Queen Mary, University of London.
Alexander Aitken Alexander Craig "Alec" Aitken FRSNZ FRSE FRS (1895-1967) was one of New Zealand's greatest mathematicians.
Alexander Tulloch Major-General Sir Alexander Murray Tulloch K.C.B. (1803 – 16 May 1864) was a British soldier and a statistician.
Alfred William Flux Sir Alfred William Flux CB (8 April 1867 – 16 July 1942) was a British economist and statistician.
Alice Lee Dr Alice Lee (1858–1939) was a British mathematician, one of the first women to graduate from London University.
Anatoly Zhigljavsky Anatoly Zhigljavsky is a professor of statistics in the school of mathematics at Cardiff University.
Arnold Weinstock Arnold Weinstock, Baron Weinstock (29 July 1924 – 23 July 2002) was an English businessman.
Arthur Schuster Sir Franz Arthur Friedrich Schuster FRS (12 September 1851 – 17 October 1934) was a German-born British physicist known for his work in spectroscopy, electrochemistry, optics, X-radiograph...
Bernard Benjamin Bernard Benjamin (8 March 1910 – 15 May 2002) was a noted British health statistician, actuary and demographer.
Brian D. Ripley Brian David Ripley FRSE (born 29 April 1952) is a British statistician.
Charlotte Kipling Charlotte Kipling née Harrison(June 7 1919-August 9 1992) was a statistician and ichthyologist.
Clara Collet Clara Collet (1860–1948) was pivotal in effecting many reforms which greatly improved working conditions and pay for women (and some men) during the early part of the twentieth century.
Clive Granger Sir Clive William John Granger (September 4, 1934 – May 27, 2009) was a British economist, who taught in Britain at the University of Nottingham and in the United States at the University of Cal...
Colin Clark Colin Grant Clark (2 November 1905 - 4 September 1989) was a British and Australian economist and statistician who worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia.
Colin Clark (economist) Colin Grant Clark (2 November 1905 – 4 September 1989) was a British and Australian economist and statistician who worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia.
D. J. Bartholomew David John Bartholomew FBA (born 6 August 1931) is a British statistician who was President of the Royal Statistical Society 1993-1995.
D. J. Finney David John Finney FRS, CBE (born 3 January 1917), is a British statistician and Professor Emeritus of Statistics at the University of Edinburgh.
D.J. Bartholomew David John Bartholomew FBA (born 6 August 1931) is a British statistician who was President of the Royal Statistical Society 2002–2003.
David Clayton David George Clayton, born 13 June 1944, is a distinguished British statistician and epidemiologist.
David Finney David John Finney CBE, FRS is a British statistician.
David Glass (sociologist) David Victor ('D.V.') Glass FRS (2 January 1911 – 23 September 1978) was an eminent English sociologist and was one of the few sociologists elected to the Royal Society.
David Kendix David Colin Kendix is an English cricket statistician and scorer responsible for calculating and updating the ICC Player and cricket rankings.
Denise Lievesley Denise Lievesley is a British social statistician and Professor of Statistics at King's College London as well as head of its School of Social Science & Public Policy.
Doug Altman Professor Douglas G. Altman (born 1948) is a British statistician.
E. F. Schumacher Ernst Friedrich "Fritz" Schumacher (16 August 1911 – 4 September 1977) was an internationally influential economic thinker, statistician and economist in Britain, serving as Chief Economic Advis...
Gilean McVean Gilean "Gil" McVean is a professor of statistical genetics at the University of Oxford and a fellow of Linacre College, Oxford.
Guy Nason Guy Nason is a British statistician, a Professor of Statistics at the University of Bristol and Head of the Mathematics Department there.
Gwilym Jenkins Gwilym Meirion Jenkins (12 August 1932 – 10 July 1982) was a Welsh statistician and systems engineer, born in Gowerton (Tregŵyr), Swansea, Wales.
Harvey Goldstein Harvey Goldstein (born 1939) is a British statistician known for his contributions to multilevel modelling methodology and software, and for applying this to educational assessment and league tables.
Henry Daniels Henry Ellis Daniels FRS (2 October 1912 – 16 April 2000) was a British statistician.
Henry William Durant Henry William Durrant (1902–1982) was a noted opinion pollster and market researcher.
Henry Wynn Henry Philip Wynn is a British statistician.
Herbert Edward Soper Herbert Edward Soper (1865 – 1930) was an eminent British statistician, who worked with Karl Pearson.
Hilda Mary Woods Hilda Mary Woods (1892 - 1971) MBE, was a British statistician who began work in 1916 at the Medical Research Council's Statistical Research Unit with Major Greenwood ("Major" being his forename...
Howell Tong Howell Tong (born 1944 in Hong Kong) is a statistician, working in the fields of nonlinear time series analysis and chaos.
Ian Diamond Sir Ian David Diamond, DL, FBA, FRSE, AcSS (born 14 March 1954) is the Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Aberdeen.
James Durbin James Durbin FBA (30 June 1923 – 23 June 2012) was a British statistician and econometrician, known particularly for his work on time series analysis and serial correlation.
Jervoise Athelstane Baines Sir Jervoise Athelstane Baines, CSI, (17 October 1847 - 26 November 1925) was an administrator in the Indian Civil Service during the period of the British Raj.
John Boreham Sir John Boreham, KCB (1925 – 8 June 1994) was a government statistician and the director of what was the Central Statistical Office of the United Kingdom from 1978 to 1985.
John Brownlee (statistician) John Brownlee (1868–1927) was a British statistician who published important papers in biometry and was an exponent of "the statistical method".
John C. Gittins John Charles Gittins is a researcher in applied probability and operations research, who is a professor and Emeritus Fellow at Keble College, Oxford University.
John Hajnal John Hajnal, FBA (b. 26 November 1924 in Darmstadt, then People's State of Hesse, Weimar Germany – d. 30 November 2008 in London), born John Hajnal-Kónyi, was a Hungarian-British academic ...
John Micklewright John Micklewright is a Professor of Quantitative Social Science in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Southampton.
John Nelder John Ashworth Nelder FRS (8 October 1924 – 7 August 2010) was a British statistician known for his contributions to experimental design, analysis of variance, computational statistics, and stat...
John Shawe-Taylor John Stewart Shawe-Taylor (born 1953) is Director of the Centre for Computational Statistics and Machine Learning at University College, London (UK).
Joseph Oscar Irwin Joseph Oscar Irwin (17 December 1898 – 27 July 1982) British statistician who advanced the use of statistical methods in biological assay and other fields of laboratory medicine.
Josiah Stamp, 1st Baron Stamp Josiah Charles Stamp, 1st Baron Stamp, Bt, GCB, GBE, FBA, (21 June 1880 - 16 April 1941) was a British civil servant, industrialist, economist, statistician, writer, and banker.
Jotun Hein Jotun Piet Hein (born 19 July 1956) is Professor of Bioinformatics at the Department of Statistics of the University of Oxford and a professorial fellow of University College, Oxford.
Julian Besag Julian Ernst Besag FRS (26 March 1945 – 6 August 2010) was a British statistician known chiefly for his work in spatial statistics (including its applications to epidemiology, image analysis and...
Lancelot Hogben Lancelot Thomas Hogben FRS (9 December 1895 – 22 August 1975) was a versatile British experimental zoologist and medical statistician.
Len Cook Leonard Warren "Len" Cook (born 13 April 1949) is a professional statistician who was Government Statistician of New Zealand from 1992 to 2000 and National Statistician and Director of the Offi...
Leon Isserlis Leon Isserlis (1881–1966) was a Russian-born British statistician known for his work on the exact distribution of sample moments, including Isserlis’ theorem.
Martin Bland John Martin Bland (born 6 March 1947), known as Martin Bland, is a British statistician.
Matthew Stephens (statistician) Matthew Stephens is a Bayesian statistician and professor in the departments of Human Genetics and Statistics at the University of Chicago.
Maurice Priestley Maurice Bertram Priestley is emeritus professor of statistics in the School of Mathematics, University of Manchester.
Michael Healy (statistician) Michael John Romer Healy (born 1923) is a British statistician known for his contributions to statistical computing, auxology, laboratory statistics and quality control, and methods for analysin...
Nicholas Polson Nicholas Polson is a British statistician who is a professor of econometrics and statistics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Nick Day Nicholas Edward Day, CBE, FRS is a retired statistician and cancer epidemiologist.
Oscar Kempthorne Oscar Kempthorne (January 31, 1919 – November 15, 2000) was a statistician and geneticist known for his research on randomization-analysis and the design of experiments, which had wide inf...
Peter G. Moore Peter Gerald Mooore TD FIA (5 April 1928 - 14 June 2010) was a British soldier, actuary, academic and statistician.
Peter Whittle Peter Whittle (born 27 February 1927, in Wellington, New Zealand) is a mathematician and statistician, working in the fields of stochastic nets, optimal control, time series analysis, stochastic...
Phil Scarf Phil Scarf is Professor of Applied Statistics at Salford Business School, University of Salford.
Reginald Edward Enthoven Reginald Edward Enthoven CIE was an administrator in the Indian Civil Service of the British Raj and an author of publications related to India, including the three volumes entitled The Tribes...
Richard Price Richard Price (23 February 1723 – 19 April 1791) was a Welsh moral philosopher and nonconformist preacher.
Richard Stone Sir John Richard Nicholas Stone (30 August 1913 – 6 December 1991) was an eminent British economist who in 1984 received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for developing an account...
Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society is a learned society for statistics and a professional body for statisticians in the UK.
Sheila Bird Sheila Macdonald Bird OBE FRSE FRSS is a British statistican.
Sir Frederick Eden, 2nd Baronet Sir Frederick Morton Eden, 2nd Baronet, of Maryland (18 June 1766 – 14 November 1809) was an English writer on poverty and pioneering social investigator.
Stuart Pocock Stuart J. Pocock is a British medical statistician.
T. M. F. Smith T. M. F. ("Fred") Smith is a British statistician known for his research in survey sampling.
T.M.F. Smith T. M. F. ("Fred") Smith is a British statistician known for his research in survey sampling.
Tata Subba Rao Tata Subba Rao is emeritus professor of statistics in the School of Mathematics, University of Manchester.
Thomas Graham Balfour Thomas Graham Balfour (1813–1891) was a Scottish physician noted for his work with medical statistics, and a member of Florence Nightingale's inner circle.
Thomas Rowe Edmonds Thomas Rowe Edmonds (1803–1889) was an English actuary and political economist.
Tony Greenfield Professor Tony Greenfield, (born 26 April 1931) is a British statistical consultant and academic.
Udny Yule George Udny Yule FRS (18 February 1871 – 26 June 1951), usually known as Udny Yule, was a British statistician, born at Beech Hill, a house in Morham near Haddington, Scotland and di...
Walter Bodmer Sir Walter Bodmer FRS (born 10 January 1936 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany) is a German-born British human geneticist.
William Gemmell Cochran William Gemmell Cochran (15 July 1909, Rutherglen – 29 March 1980, Orleans, Massachusetts) was a prominent statistician; he was born in Scotland but spent most of his life in the United States.
William Guy William Augustus Guy (13 June 1810 – 10 September 1885) was a British physician and medical statistician.
William Morgan (actuary) William Morgan, FRS was a Welsh physician, physicist and statistician, who is considered the father of modern actuarial science.
William Palin Elderton Sir William Palin Elderton KBE PhD (Oslo) (1877–1962) was a British actuary who served as president of the Institute of Actuaries (1932–1934).
William Stanley Jevons William Stanley Jevons ( 1 September 1835 – 13 August 1882) was a British economist and logician.