## The ‘rape statistics’ are not that bad, says professor

This article is the first in a two-part series, The Rape Statistics are not That Bad: An examination of the data, and the role of statistics.In Part Two, we’ll look at the data on the prevalence of rape, and look at how the data is interpreted.Part Three will look at whether there are any other […]

## How do the median and median values for key demographics and socioeconomic indicators compare?

A median is a measure of how much a group of people would like to live in a given area.A lower number means more people live in that area than the median.A higher number means fewer people live there than the average.Median values vary widely, but typically are in the range of the median of […]

## How to fix your death penalty statistics

Stats are important.They help you understand your data and how it relates to other data in your database.Here are some statistics to get you started.What is a death penalty statistic?A death penalty stat is a statistical calculation that compares a defendant’s sentence to that of an innocent person.The more severe the sentence, the more likely […]