To make this experience as pleasant as possible for the math-phobic, I drew you a picture. I’d like to introduce the world’s first Mathographic. Ok, it’s probably not the world’s first, and it’s really just an infographic, but give a guy credit for trying to keep you entertained
A statistical model consists of some assumptions that are observed after insights are produced from big data. The insights are then used to form a model so that you can categorize them according to their diversity. This infographic describes exactly which statistical model you should choose so that it meets your need.