What's the best way to understand numbers?
This is a 7-minute experiment to see if stats –
shown in different ways – can be more memorable.
You'll be shown 10 stats about the world, then given a quick, anonymous survey.
At the end of January, I'll analyze the results,
and we'll know what makes data stick!
And now, a quick (5 min) anonymous survey!
(plz click ONLY AFTER you've hit the SUBMIT button in the above form!)
You were in the control group.
You were in the experimental group.
This experiment was designed to see if
being asked to predict
a statistic before seeing it (experimental)
is better for memory than simply being shown the statistic (control).
To see what the other group saw:
For more info on this experiment:
If you'd like to see this experiment's results when it's out (end of Jan 2019),
you can follow
I was inspired by New York Times'
You Draw It
and all stats came from
Our World In Data
Thank you for helping us do ✨SCIENCE!