Difference between correlation and causation (Infographic)

Last Updated : 01 March 2017
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    Correlation does not necessarily mean causation! This infographic will help you understand the difference. While observational research can identify correlations (or associations) but cannot prove causation, other study designs such as randomised controlled trials are used to study and prove cause and effect.

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    Infographic explaining the difference between correlation and causation