**SPSS – Statistical Package for the Social Sciences**

Statistical Package for the Social Sciences is an IBM Product officially named “IBM SPSS Statistics”, used for statistical analysis. It runs over all the major operating systems available, including : Windows, Linux and Mac. It can be used by business users, analysts, researchers and statistical programmers. It predicts the outcome of any experiment or activity with confidence, that helps in making a smarter decision for an individual, department or an organization.

**Types of SPSS**

There are many different types of SPSS released by IBM, each serves a different purpose according to a particular need. Some of them are :-

- IBM SPSS Statistics
- IBM SPSS Modeler
- IBM SPSS Data Collection
- IBM SPSS Neural Networks
- IBM SPSS Forecasting
- IBM Analytical Decision Management

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