Statistics is a game of subtleties, and you lose when you don’t pay attention to the details. Here are a handful of common mistakes when interpreting the numbers. In a nutshell: You get into trouble when you assume and ignore.
Common statistical interpretation mistakes
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The meaning of “middle-income” changes a lot depending on where you live and your household size.
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Here’s how common each household type is and was — and how the makeup compares to a few decades ago.