Scientists’ comprehension of confidence intervals is poor.

So much of scientific research involves statistical analysis and conclusions that have to be understood in the context of confidence intervals and margins of error. If our scientists don’t comprehend these concepts well, findings and reports are likely to be very misleading or wrong.

A study shows that this is the case.

https://mrsiderer.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/confidence-interval-comprehension.doc

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