More or Less: Behind the Stats
Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4
Hannah Fry on using shopping data to detect ovarian cancer
Brexit and trade, pensioner millionaires and Hannah Fry on loyalty cards and cancer
More or Less: Brexit and trade; pensioner millionaires; and Hannah Fry on loyalty cards and cancer
Are wild mammals only 4% of the mammal population?
Coffee with the Chancellor, inflation measures, GP numbers and toilet paper
Does toilet paper cause 15% of global deforestation?
Ambulance response times, teacher pay and Irish pubs
How we shook the world of very large numbers
A&E delays and deaths, religious identity in N Ireland and naming the monster numbers
Can China's data on covid deaths be trusted?
Irish pubs - a global numbers game
Numbers of the Year 2022
Qatar World Cup: the pressure of penalties
Why are data so important in determining how we live?
The World Cup: how many migrant workers have died?
When do food shortages become a famine?
A $220 billion World Cup?
Bonus Episode: Understand the Economy
Improving the numbers in the news
Lula’s “zero deforestation” plan for the Amazon