More about Lotto numbers …
From today’s New Zealand Herald:
Five Lotto numbers prove very lucky
Two Saturdays in a row, five of the same numbers were drawn in Lotto.
But a statistician says the chances of that happening aren’t as high as they may seem – 1 in 5500 ….
Said statistician is our very own Russell Millar. The rest of the story is here …
Julie Middleton is an Auckland journalist with a keen interest in the way the media uses/abuses data. She happens to be married to a statistician. See all posts by Julie Middleton »