## How to spot a potential outlier in data

The definition of an outlier has changed over time, as different types of statistical methods have evolved.This chart gives a visual guide to the way we measure outliers and how to spot them.Outliers are individuals or groups of people whose findings are statistically significant and therefore important.Outlier numbers are those that are very different from […]

## MLB players on flu deaths statistics,Inferential statistics,Baseball statistics

By Robert M. ShackelfordAssociated PressAssociated PressLONDON — A major flu outbreak in Britain has led to a spike in cases of the virus, prompting calls for a rethink of the nation’s response to the pandemic.On Thursday, Prime Minister David Cameron announced that he would raise the death toll from the flu to at least 10,000 […]

## How to read the influenza flu statistics

Statistics Canada has released the numbers for the influenza season and this is what you need to know.1:30 The flu season is underway and according to Statistics Canada, it is the most intense period of the year for influenza outbreaks, with more than a third of the population infected.The average number of cases reported in […]

## How to use this 2018 flu statistic formula

An updated version of the 2018 flu statistics formula can be found here.The 2018 formula is based on a new formula developed by CDC officials to provide a more accurate flu tracking tool for consumers.According to a CDC spokesperson, the updated formula uses a different method of calculating the number of flu cases each state […]