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  • Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    More or Less

    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.

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    Radio Programme

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Aug 2018

  • More or Less

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.
  • Migration 2018: What's currently happening?

    By UN International Organization For Migration

    We've been watching what happens to migrants risking their lives in the Med to reach Europe over the last two...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Jun 2018

  • Migration 2018: What's currently happening?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Jun 2018
    We've been watching what happens to migrants risking their lives in the Med to reach Europe over the last two years. This update from the International...
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    13 Jun 2018

  • The civil engineer's fear of the penalty shoot-out: Predicting the World Cup

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jun 2018
    Civil Engineering uses a lot of predictions; World Cups generate a lot of predictions. Charles MacRobert brings the two worlds together.
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Jan 2018

  • Queen (and Slave) Of The Sciences

    Queen (and Slave) Of The Sciences Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: MabelAmber
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 27 Jan 2018
    Katie Chicot explains why numbers make the world go round.
  • How have family budgets changed in sixty years?

    By Joanna Bulman

    The government has been gathering data about household outgoings for six decades. It tracks social and structural...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Jan 2018

  • How have family budgets changed in sixty years?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Jan 2018
    The government has been gathering data about household outgoings for six decades. It tracks social and structural changes  over those times, says the...
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jan 2018

  • How much money does the UK really contribute to the European Union?

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    How much money does the UK really contribute to the European Union? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: WerbeFabrik
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 16 Jan 2018
    You've seen the bus. You've heard the arguments. But what does the Office For National Statistics say about the UK's actual net contribution to the EU budget?
  • How much electronic waste do we generate as a species?

    By Madhukara Putty

    Old computers, knackered telly sets and phones that are so last year: How much of this discarded stuff is piling up?

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jan 2018

  • How much electronic waste do we generate as a species?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jan 2018
    Old computers, knackered telly sets and phones that are so last year: How much of this discarded stuff is piling up?
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    Hans Rosling: How to compare countries using statistics

    By Professor Hans Rosling

    Statistician magician, the late Hans Rosling shows you how to collate and animate the data of different countries in...

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    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • Hans Rosling: How to compare countries using statistics

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    Hans Rosling: How to compare countries using statistics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Wingspan Productions
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 22 Dec 2017
    Statistician magician, the late Hans Rosling shows you how to collate and animate the data of different countries in these short videos that depict our...
  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    By Katie Chicot

    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data....

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Oct 2017

  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Oct 2017
    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data. She interviews Carol Calvert on the...
  • How good were the pollster's predictions?

    By Leighton Vaughan Williams

    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jun 2017

  • How good were the pollster's predictions?

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jun 2017
    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide to the final result? Leighton Vaughan...

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    BSc (Honours) Mathematics and Statistics

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    BSc (Honours) Mathematics and Statistics
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 19 Nov 2018
    Mathematics and statistics play an important role in almost every area of life,...

    Introducing statistics

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    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 19 Nov 2018 Register by 10 Jan 2019
    Today, more than ever, statistics is part of our lives. From this key introductory...
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