Statistics as a standardized unit of measurement in business

Statistics are used by all industries and businesses as a standardized unit of measurement for presenting data in a useful and meaningful format. For managers and leaders, statistics provide insight into how business units are performing relative to an organisation goals and objectives. Explain and illustrate with examples (into a written report of 2000 to 3000 words), how statistics is used in organizations and analyze how it has been able to contribute to Organizational decision-making.
Select any organization (public / private sector) and use it as a basis for your discussion and reference.