Statistical mapping and the presentation of statistics

  • 160 Pages
  • 4.85 MB
  • English
E. Arnold , London
Maps, Statistical, Statistics -- Graphic me
Statementby G.C. Dickinson.
LC ClassificationsGA109.8 D5 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
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Open LibraryOL17372759M

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is text also builds on Eric Kolaczyk s book Statistical Analysis of Network Data (Springer,). Eric Kolaczyk is a professor of statistics, and Director of the Program in Statistics, in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Boston University, where he also is.

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statistics. This book describes how to apply and interpret both types of statistics in sci-ence and in practice to make you a more informed interpreter of the statistical information you encounter inside and outside of the classroom.

Figure is a sche - matic diagram of the chapter organization of this book, showing which chapters.Graphing or mapping data for people to see is the easiest way to communicate trends, especially to a non-technical crowd.

Bad News No way of “measuring” that there is a trend or how big it is. Statistical-Good News Can identify hard to see trends and gives a number that is defensible and repeatable.Summary Statistics. The most simple example of statistics "in practice" is in the generation of summary statistics.

Let us consider the example where we are interested in the weight of eighth graders in a school. (Maybe we're looking at the growing epidemic of child obesity in America!).