1. Now everyone’s a statistician. Here’s what armchair COVID experts are getting wrong  Philippine Star
  2. COVID-19: Five Common Statistics Errors – and How to Avoid Them  The Wire Science
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If we don’t analyze statistics for a living, it’s easy to be taken in by misinformation about COVID-19 statistics on social media, especially if we don’t have the right context. For instance, we may cherry pick statistics supporting our viewpoint and ignore statistics showing we are wrong. We also still need to correctly interpret these […]

Now everyone’s a statistician. Here’s what armchair COVID experts are getting wrong

The pandemic has exposed many of us to new statistical concepts, on the news, in everyday conversations and on social media. But how many are you getting wrong?

COVID-19: Five Common Statistics Errors – and How to Avoid Them - The Wire Science