Healthy lives and statistical data analysis
The video makes the point that though nobody wants to think that they are a statistic, acting as if you are a statistic can help you make better decisions. That said, statisticians should never forget that the numbers they analyze correspond to real people, who have friends, relatives, and stories to tell. The reason so many of us now live long and healthy lives is due to statistical analyses of health data.
● Provide a specific example in which statistical analyses have had a significant impact on how we live our lives.
● Brieflyegq elaborates on its impact.