How not to report statistics

Written on November 27, 2009

Nathan at the Flowing Data blog points out a very curious use of the pie chart. To be honest, I was distracted by the unnecessary use of the word “Back” before each of the candidates and didn’t notice the bigger mistake right away.


The way I see it, if the Romney and Huckabee backers collude Palin is up against 123% of GOP support! Her meager 70% share of support can’t compete with that.

Click to see the full post: [Fox News Makes the Best Pie Chart. Ever. FlowingData]2.