# What is tabulation? describe functional parts of a statistical table .draw the specimen of a table

Solution:

The process of placing classified data into tabular form is known as tabulation. A table is a symmetric arrangement of statistical data in rows and columns. Rows are horizontal arrangements whereas columns are vertical arrangements.
Functional parts of a statistical table:
1. Table number- It is the number given to each table for identification of that table.Through table number we can distinguish one table from another.
2. Title - Title of the table tells about the content of the table.
3. Captions or column head - It is given at the top of each column and it is given to explain figure of the column.
5. Body of the content- It is the main body that contain the data of the table
6. Unit of measure - It shows the unit in which data measures in table
7. Source- It shows from where the data has been taken
8. Note- It is the last part of table and tells about some specific features of table.

FORMAT OF TABLE
2.1 TABLE SHOWING WORKING POPULATION OF INDIA
 LOCATION GENDER WORKING NON WORKING TOTAL (IN CRORE) RURAL MALE 20 18 38 FEMALE 10 15 25 URBAN MALE 8 7 15 FEMALE 1 12 13

Source- Census of India
Note- All figures are rounded to nearest crore.

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