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: