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    Statistics: we just love them

    Ubuntu continues to conquer the world, Ubuntu's Google+ community crossed 100,000 members

    And watch just the first couple of minutes of "uds 1308: Launching discuss.ubuntu.com on Discourse" (YouTube link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLS7N8qOx24) to know what those numbers mean
    Last edited by Elfy; September 17th, 2013 at 08:16 AM.

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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    87% of statistics are made up on the spot.
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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    86%

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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    Quote Originally Posted by QIII View Post
    87% of statistics are made up on the spot.
    45.69443% of statistics claim an impossible level of accuracy.
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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    Quote Originally Posted by QIII View Post
    87% of statistics are made up on the spot.
    I read somewhere else that 70% is made up. Sound anecdotal evidence clearly beats statistics
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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    No wonder, what happens, happens

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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    Quote Originally Posted by vasa1 View Post
    ...what happens, happens
    100% of the time it does

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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    I heard it is 80%, but we all know every one of these number is made up
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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    Quote Originally Posted by QIII View Post
    87% of statistics are made up on the spot.
    The other half is physical.
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    Re: Statistics: we just love them

    Statistics? Almost everyone in Sweden has more than the average number of legs.
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