November 25, 2012

XKCD on denominators

XKCD on the data visualisation equivalent of forgetting that Auckland is larger than Wellington

I’m looking at you, Facebook


Thomas Lumley (@tslumley) is Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Auckland. His research interests include semiparametric models, survey sampling, statistical computing, foundations of statistics, and whatever methodological problems his medical collaborators come up with. He also blogs at Biased and Inefficient See all posts by Thomas Lumley »