What? I don’t see anything wrong with it.
Alright, alright, so it’s local news, but still, come on. I wonder if the newscaster even bats an eye as he’s reading the numbers off the teleprompter:
I call myself a statistician, because, well, I’m a statistics graduate student. However, the most important things I’ve learned are less formal, but have proven extremely useful when working/playing with data.
There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.
So far we’ve seen when you will die and how other people tend to die. Now let’s put the two together to see how and when you will die, given your sex, race, and age.