Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal on significant digits and statisticians’ natural disbelief in numbers. Life is so hard. [Thanks, Michael]
It’s only funny because it’s true.
Become a member.
Learn to visualize your data.
From beginner to advanced.
What you get
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.
The individual data points of life are much less predictable than the average. Here’s a simulation that shows you how much time is left on the clock.
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.
I almost didn’t make a best-of list this year, but as I clicked through the year’s post, it was hard …