The week in stats (Jan. 6th edition)

And finally, Statistics Blog wishes everyone Happy New Year!


  1. Well, I’m still not sure if I understand confidence intervals… Sure I know what they are but I don’t realy grok what question the confidence interval really answers. Credible intervals, on the other hand, are very clear and intuitive to me…

  2. “Statistics done wrong” links to “an animation of the construction of a confidence interval” fyi