How to lie with statistics

How to lie with statistics


  • There are no course requirements or prerequisites.


We are all being fooled by numbers, graphs, charts and statements on daily basis. You might not know it, but it happens.

Should you enroll in this 30-minutes course?

You should enroll if you want to find out how the following statements are both true and misleading:

  • Vegetarians have a higher income than meat-eaters.

  • Colgate is recommended by 80% of the dentists.

  • There were no car accidents caused by cell phones before 1973.

  • eBooks are preferred over paper books by men more than by women.

Note: This course is not a statistics lesson and you do not need any prior knowledge in statistics to follow it.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who wants to learn with examples.