March 25th, 2009


Some statistics

In a recent entry ( I quoted a simple political test. Here is some statistics (400 is a perfect progressive, 0 is a perfect conservative).

1. My audience (or, to be precise, those who chose to take the test and report the result): average 263, median 276, standard deviation 67.

2. Estimates of my score: average 298, median 300, standard deviation 36.

My score is in fact 321. The closest guesses: syarzhuk, rivig, _moss