• 60%
    1 vote
  • Rate this episode
    What did you think?
  • 28
    watchers
  • 38
    plays
  • 61
    collected
  • 2
    lists
PosterPoster

TED Talks: Season 2017

2017x61 Mona Chalabi: 3 ways to spot a bad statistic
TV-PG

  • 2017-03-24T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Polls that predict political candidates' chances to two decimal places are a problem. But we shouldn't count out stats altogether ... instead, we should learn to look behind them. In this delightful, hilarious talk, data journalist Mona Chalabi shares handy tips to help question, interpret and truly understand what the numbers are saying.

Loading...