An example from healthcare is used to show that a single graph can be acceptable by itself but confusing or even misleading when placed in a group of graphs.

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By Naomi RobbinsNewspapers are expected to check facts and report accurately. Why, then, should they not also be expected to check their charts and graphs and ensure that they are accurate. Figure 1 appears on page 13 of the February 4, 2013 issue of NJBIZ. My measurements show that the green square is about 9% of the […]

January 18, 2013

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By Naomi Robbins- Access to Statistics
- Adventures in Analytics and Visualization
- Adventures in R
- All Things R
- Analysis with Programming
- analyze stuff
- Asymptotically Unbiased
- bayesianbiologist » Rstats
- Big Data, Plainly Spoken (aka Numbers Rule Your World)
- BioStatMatt » statistics
- BioStatProf
- Blog about Stats
- blog.RDataMining.com
- Bot Thoughts
- Burns Statistics
- Carlisle Rainey » Methods/Statistics
- CoolStatsBlog
- dahtah
- Darren Wilkinson’s research blog
- Data Miners Blog
- Data Mining – Blog.com
- Data Mining: Text Mining, Visualization and Social Media
- Data, Evidence, and Policy – Jared Knowles
- DiffusePrioR
- Doing Bayesian Data Analysis
- eagereyes
- Econometrics Beat: Dave Giles’ Blog
- Econometrics by Simulation
- Effective Graphs
- Engaging Market Research
- Error Statistics Philosophy » Statistics
- Fiddling with data and code
- FishyOperations » R
- Freakonometrics » Statistics
- Getting Genetics Done
- Gianluca Baio’s blog
- Graph of the Week
- Honglang Wang’s Blog
- Hyndsight
- I say things
- information aesthetics
- John D. Cook » Statistics
- Junk Charts
- Learn and Teach Statistics and Operations Research
- Learning From Data » Statistics
- Lindons Log » Statistics
- Machine Master
- mages’ blog
- Nicebread
- No Hesitations
- Normal Deviate
- NumberTheory » R stuff
- On the lambda » On the lambda
- One R Tip A Day
- Point Mass Prior
- Political Methodology
- Portfolio Probe » R language
- Probably Overthinking It
- Psychological Statistics
- Publishable Stuff
- Quantum Forest » rblogs
- R Chronicle
- R snippets
- R Tutorial
- r4stats.com
- rbresearch » R
- Realizations in Biostatistics
- SAS and R
- SAS Programming for Data Mining
- Serious Stats
- Sharp Statistics
- Simply Statistics
- Stat Bandit
- statalgo
- Statisfaction » R
- Statisfaction » Statistics
- Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Statistical Research
- Systematic Investor » R
- The Analysis Factor
- The Chemical Statistician » Statistics
- The Data Game – Ilan Man
- The DO Loop
- The R Trader
- The stupidest thing… » R
- The stupidest thing… » Statistics
- Three-Toed Sloth
- TRinker’s R Blog
- TRinker’s Stats Blog
- Vik’s Blog
- Wiekvoet
- Will Lowe
- Win-Vector Blog » Statistics
- Xi’an’s Og » R
- Yihui Xie

- Designing a study to see if “the 10x programmer” is a real thing
- A time series classification contest
- Sunday data/statistics link roundup (12/14/14)
- When Did You Last Check Your Code?
- Monthly Weather in Netherlands
- Causal Modeling Update
- S. Stanley Young: Are there mortality co-benefits to the Clean Power Plan? It depends. (Guest Post)
- I like the clever way they tell the story. It’s a straightforward series of graphs but the reader has to figure out where to click and what to do, which makes the experience feel more like a voyage of discovery.
- The latest episode in my continuing effort to use non-sports analogies
- Damn, I was off by a factor of 2!