What is a Story?

Stories are abstracts that discuss the statistical concepts of a particular datafile. Stories can be searched by topic or method.

Once you’ve selected a story we display the details specific to a particular statistic of a give data set. The details take the following format.

You can drill down through the links related to a story by clicking on them as they are in the given format. From there you can go directly to the data set itself and have the option of downloading it as a tab delimited text file which can then be imported into Data Desk©

Story format:

  • Story Name: …
  • Topics: (the relevant real-world topic, like engineering or health)
  • Datafile: (corresponding datafile)
  • Methods: (a set of statistical methods)
  • Story: (a discussion of the story)