Statistics – a personal approach (2)

Another example bringing together Statistics and one’s personal situation is about life expectancy (!). It comes from a site called “Understanding Uncertainty“.

” This site is produced by the Winton programme for the public understanding of risk based in the Statistical Laboratory in the University of Cambridge. The aim is to help improve the way that uncertainty and risk are discussed in society, and show how probability and statistics can be both useful and entertaining! ”

It brings a lot of very good insights, stuff for educators and this interactive presentation about life expectancy:

About Life Expectancy

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s