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Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Cases and Variables We obtain information about cases or units . A variable is any characteristic that is recorded for each case. Generally each case makes up a row in a dataset, and each variable makes up a column
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Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Countries of the World Country Land Area Population Rural Health Internet Birth Rate Life Expectancy HIV Afghanistan 652230 29021099 76 3.7 1.7 46.5 43.9 Albania 27400 3143291 53.3 8.2 23.9 14.6 76.6 Algeria 2381740 34373426 34.8 10.6 10.2 20.8 72.4 0.1 American Samoa 200 66107 7.7 Andorra 470 83810 11.1 21.3 70.5 10.4 Angola 1246700 18020668 43.3 6.8 3.1 42.9 47 2 Antigua and Barbuda 440 86634 69.5 11 75 Argentina 2736690 39882980 8 13.7 28.1 17.3 75.3 0.5
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Intro Statistics Survey Data
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Diet Coke and Calcium Drink Calcium Excreted Diet cola 50 Diet cola 62 Diet cola 48 Diet cola 55 Diet cola 58 Diet cola 61 Diet cola 58 Diet cola 56 Water 48 Water 46 Water 54 Water 45 Water 53 Water 46 Water 53 Water 48
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Data US News and World Report National University Rankings Stock Market Duke Basketball Unemployment Rate Hybrid Cars Public Opinion Antidepressants and Alzheimer’s
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Data Applicable to You Think of a potential dataset (it doesn’t have to actually exist) that you would be interested in analyzing What are the cases? What are the variables? What interesting questions could it help you answer?
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Kidney Cancer Source: Gelman et. al. Bayesian Data Anaylsis , CRC Press, 2004. Counties with the highest kidney cancer death rates
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Kidney Cancer Counties with the lowest kidney cancer death rates Source: Gelman et. al. Bayesian Data Anaylsis , CRC Press, 2004.
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Kidney Cancer If the values in the kidney cancer dataset are rates of kidney cancer deaths, then what are the cases? (a) The people living in the US (b) The counties of the US A person either has kidney cancer or doesn’t… a rate must apply to a group of people, such as a county
Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data Lock 5 Kidney Cancer If the values in the kidney cancer dataset are yes/no, then what are the cases?

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